Community Calendar

DeKalb County Commission to Meet

There will be a workshop of the Dekalb County Commission on Thursday, January 21, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. in the Auditorium of the Mike Foster Multipurpose Center in the County Complex.

The DeKalb County Commission will meet in regular session on Monday, January 25, 2021 at 6:30 p.m. in the Auditorium of the Mike Foster Multipurpose Center in the County Complex.

DeKalb County Library Board Meeting

The DeKalb County Library Board will have their regular meeting on Tuesday January 26th, 2021 at 4:00 pm at Justin Potter Library. The public is welcome to attend the meeting. They will be required to wear a mask and observe social distancing for the meeting.

DeKalb County Libraries Updated Services

Justin Potter and Alexandria Libraries will continue with curbside services only until further notice. "The libraries always appreciate donations of books and movies, but due to the lack of space and the items needed to be quarantined we are not taking any donations at this time. The libraries will be closed for services to the public for Martin Luther King Jr. Day on January 18th. Thank you for your patience and understanding during this difficult time for all of us. We are looking forward to better days ahead for everyone," said Library Director Kathy Hendrixson. Please contact Justin Potter Library at 615-597-4359 or the Alexandria Library at 615-529-4124 for additional information visit us on Facebook or our website at

Justin Potter Library Online Story Time

Justin Potter Library will host a Facebook Live Story Time on Friday, January 22nd at 10:00 AM. "We hope everyone will join us for the story “The Escape Goat” by Ann Patchett, Illustrated by Robin Preiss Glasser and published by Harper Collins. Please contact the library at 615-597-4359 for additional information," said Library Director Kathy Hendrixson.