It's 'Festa time in Herrin, and the Herrin City Library is celebrating with an exhibit it's calling "A Visit to Ancient Rome."
The exhibit runs from May 19 to June 9 in the periodical section of the library.
The exhibit offers a virtual visit to Rome, with exhibits on favorites like the Vatican, the Trevi Fountain and Roman mosaics. Exhibits will also cover classic Roman artwork, gladiators, emperors, fashion, history and architecture. There will be miniature models, Roman coins and more.
The library is open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays and from 12 to 5 p.m. Saturdays. It is at 120 N. 13th St. For more information, call 618-942-6109.
— The Southern