Abbot Public Library to have virtual presentation next week

The cover of Brian Earl’s book. Earl will be holding a presentation over zoom Dec. 19

The Friends of Abbot Public Library is sponsoring a virtual presentation with Tewksbury Public Library on Dec. 19 at 7 p.m.

Brian Earl, author and podcaster of “Christmas Past,” will lead a discussion, “on the evolution of ancient and modern Christmas traditions and their origins from happy accidents, cultural histories, criminal capers (including tomb raiders and con artists), and their generations-old narratives,” the press release said.

All who wish to attend must register for the Zoom meeting. Registration can be found at