• We’re excited to welcome Lexington author (and Danville native!) Doris Settles to Plaid Elephant Books on Saturday, May 21st for a special event celebrating her new children’s book: Leira Clara’s Flowers. For this free event, Doris will read her book and children will have the chance to plant zinnia seeds in take-home pots. In Leira […]

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  • We are so excited to begin offering our popular FREE Family Fun and Learning Nights IN-PERSON again! Join us for Celebrate Children’s Literature on Wednesday, May 18 from 5-7 pm at the Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning with picture book author Doris Dearen Settles. Enjoy literary-themed crafts and activities for the whole family. Registered families will also receive free her […]

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  • Leira Clara’s Flowers is having a birthday party! Sing along with the Hot Cookies of the Bluegrass Ukulele Group, munch on flower cookies, talk to the author, Doris Dearen Settles and illustrator Dana McCall, hear the book during story time and plant some zinnias. Draw a bouquet of flowers to enter the drawing to WIN A […]

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