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Wednesday, June 20, 2001 at 12:00am

Adriana Trigiani signs sequel

Best-selling author Adriana Trigiani will be at Davis-Kidd Booksellers tonight to sign Big Cherry Holler (Random House, $24.95), the sequel to her previous novel, Big Stone Gap. Big Cherry Holler takes the reader back to the mountain life and back to the story of two lovers trying to find their way. Besides writing, Trigiani is an award-winning playwright, television writer and a documentary filmmaker. The signing will be at 6 p.m. as part of the Literary Lights series and will be free to the public. Davis-Kidd is at 4007 Hillsboro Road.

Help find the cotton gin at The Hermitage

Calling all young archaeologists! The Hermitage, home of President Andrew Jackson, needs help excavating the site of the old cotton gin. Join Hermitage archaeologists as they work this summer, then help sort and identify the artifacts.

Classes are from 9 a.m.-noon, and there is a $20 fee. Call soon at 889-2941, Ext. 243, if you

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