Friends of Jefferson Carnegie Library will host a free wine and cheese reception for author E.R. Bills at 6 p.m. Feb. 21. The event will feature Bills’ latest book, “100 Things To Do in Texas Before You Die.”

In his book, Bills lists Jefferson as his No. 18 “thing to do.” Also included in his list are No. 27: Get Lost on Caddo Lake; No. 36: Greet Autumn at Daingerfield State Park; and No. 59: Explore Gushers at the East Texas Oil Museum.

Copies of the book will be available for purchase and signing by the author. The library is at 301 W. Lafayette St. in downtown Jefferson.