Double-over with laughs at Comedy Night in Picton Library

Get ready to LOL. Taste That! The County’s Artisanal Comedy Troupe and The Frere Brothers are teaming up for one night only on Sunday, October 27th from 7 to 9 pm. Picton Library stacks are going to roll with laughter and library love.

The hilarious Taste That! crew and Jack Frere, Sonny Lematina and Ding Dang Dong aka The Frere Brothers are lending their side-splitting talents to “Comedy Night At the Library”, the second annual Picton Library fundraiser, held after hours in the historic Carnegie building on Main St, Picton.

It’s a not-to-be-missed night of laughter and community! Featuring wine from Casa-Dea Estates Winery and cider from Crimson Cider Company, guests will also enjoy tasty locally made snacks and desserts.

Local artist Milé Murtanovski of Small Pond Arts created the distinctive Comedy Night illustrations. “The mysteriously-glowing library and red carpet imply a very special event,” shares Milé. Barbara Sweet, CEO, County of Prince Edward Public Library notes, “For a second year, Milé has donated his services to support fundraising activities for the renovation and expansion of Picton Library. We’re grateful to Milé for his generous contribution.”

“Comedy Night at the Library” is the culmination of October is Library Month in Prince Edward County. Every $50 “Comedy Night” ticket sold will be matched by the “Love Your Library” donor challenge. “Comedy Night” tickets can be purchased online at peclibrary.org/comedynight.

An anonymous donor is pledging up to $50,000 for the “Love Your Library” matching donation challenge to support the much-anticipated new Picton Library. The donor loves libraries and is infusing excitement into fundraising efforts for the Carnegie built library. The “Love Your Library” challenge has the potential to raise $100K by October 31st.

Wherever you live in Prince Edward County, 208 Main Street, Picton is the physical hub that connects all six branches of the Prince Edward County public library system. The new Picton Library will directly connect a gift made today with future generations of County library users.

Time runs out to double your library love when the clock strikes midnight on Thursday, October 31st. Make a donation at any of the six Prince Edward County libraries in person, online or buy a ticket to “Comedy Night” at peclibrary.org.