Community members are invited to mark the centenary of the First World War at the library this Saturday, Nov. 8.

The evening event will feature an authors’ talk presented by Greg Dickson and Mark Forsythe, the authors of From the West Coast to the Western Front: a compilation of stories, artefacts and photos from listeners of the CBC Radio program B.C. Almanac of almost 56,000 people from British Columbia who served in the Great War.

The Merritt Community Choir will also perform at the event, which begins at 6 p.m.

The event is co-sponsored by the Nicola Valley Museum and the TNRD library system.