Circus sends in the clowns to Hamilton Mill Branch Friday

DACULA -- Need a little pick-me-up? The Ringling Brother and Barnum and Bailey Circus are "sending in the clowns" to brightened everyone's day. The Ambassadors of Laughter, a troupe of circus clowns, visit the Hamilton Mill Branch at 10:30 a.m. Friday.

The clowns will tell stories of their history in the circus, plus teach a few magic tricks to the crowd.

The Ambassadors of Laughter provide free programs across the country to libraries and other community organizations in an effort to bring circus fun and literacy to the public.

The Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus will be at the Arena at Gwinnett Center Feb. 23 to 26.

The event is free and open to the public. All ages are welcomed. The Hamilton Mill Branch is located at 3690 Braselton Highway in Dacula.

For more information about the event, visit www.gwinnettpl.org or call 770-978-5154.