North Carolina author, Karen Matthews, will be reading her new children’s book, “The Legend of Lizard Lick” at the Art of Giving Gallery, Studio and Gift Store, 123 N Main Street in Wendell. The public is invited to learn about how Lizard Lick, NC, got its funny name…or at least that’s the story she’s telling. The event will take place on Saturday, June 22nd from 10 am until noon. Children will also get to color one of the illustrations from the book. She will be signing any books purchased at the event.