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Special Saturday Storytime

LaCrescent-Hokah ECFE, Houston County Public Health and LaCrescent Public Library invite you to our fruits and veggies storytime.  Enjoy a story along with other fun activities.orange pear apple bear

WHERE?  LaCrescent Public Library                                   321 Main Street, LaCrescent

WHEN?     Saturday May 14th                                               10:00 – 11:00 am

Each child (age 0-5 years) in attendance will receive a FREE book.  There is no need to register.  Light refreshments will be served.

“The more that you read, the more things you will know.  The more that you learn, the more places you will go” – Dr. Seussbook baby food creepy carrots

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Exciting News!

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National Bike Month is Here!

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Help Support LaCrescent Animal Rescue

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Happy April Fools Day!

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March Fun Facts

Did you know that in addition to Dr. Seuss’s birthday, there are other fun days to celebrate in March?

March is Sing With Your Child Month , Youth Art Month and National Craft Month.

St. Patrick’s Day is Thursday, March 17th.  Celebrate with a fun book like:

  • That’s what leprechauns do by Eve Bunting (E BUN)
  • St. Patrick’s Day in the morning  by Eve Bunting (E BUN)
  • Jamie O’Rourke and the big potato : an Irish Folktale (398.2 DEP)
  • It’s St. Patrick’s Day! by Rebecca Gomez (ABC GOM)
  • Jack and the leprechaun by Ivan Robertson (E ROB)
  • Jeremy Bean’s St. Patrick’s day by Alice Schertle (E SCH)
  • A fine St. Patrick’s day by Susan Wojciechowski (E WOJ)

National Quilting Day is Saturday March 19th!! How exciting is that?

Louis Sachar’s  birthday is March 20th.

National Puppy Day is March 23rd – celebrate by donating some time or puppy chow to the LaCrescent Animal Rescue.

Kate DiCamillo’s birthday is March 25th.

Last but not least is EASTER on March 27th.

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COUNT DOWN TO DR. SEUSS NIGHT!

Thursday, March 3rd at 6:30 pm, the library will celebrate Read Across America day with our annual Dr. Seuss Pajama Night! This year in addition to Mr. Petersilie, we will have two new readers.  Every child will receive a gift bag  and snacks.  Don’t miss this exciting event.
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CITY OF LACRESCENT COMPREHENSIVE PLAN

ENDS ON WEDNESDAY, MARCH 2ND

The City of LaCrescent is updating its Comprehensive Plan, a document that will guide growth and change over the next 10-20 years.  As part of this process we are conducting surveys to gain community input on the topics of Land Use, Transportation, Community Facilities and Infrastructure, Open Space and Recreation.

Take the online survey at:

https://surveymonkey.com/r/LaCrescent2

If you prefer a hard copy, paper copies are available at the circulation desk in the library or at LaCrescent City Hall.

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ANNUAL DR. SEUSS PAJAMA PARTY @ THE LIBRARY

Save the Date!

Grab Your Hat and Read with the Cat! Celebrate NEA’s Read Across America Day

Those who are six, sixteen, sixty-four, and more are invited to help celebrat the joys of reading on Dr. Seuss’s birthday. Readers of all ages are encouraged to celebrate!

Our reading party at LaCrescent Public Library will take place on

 Thursday, March 3, 2016, from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm.

Every child attending will receive a swag bag.  In keeping with tradition, green eggs and ham will be served and of course cookies!hats off to reading

So please mark your calendars now and feel free to call the library at 507-895-4047 if you have questions.

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