EVART - For those looking for a great gift idea or a little something for themselves the Evart Public Library is hosting a holiday basket auction. The event will take place from Monday, Dec. 2, through Thursday, Dec. 12. More than 40 baskets have been donated, with themes for adults, children, book lovers and hobbyists alike. Interested patrons can view and bid on the baskets between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Mondays and between 9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays. The highest bidders will be announced at Noon on Dec. 12. Proceeds will benefit the library and go toward its operating costs. The Evart Public Library is located at 104 N. Main St.