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MOVIE FUN

Celebrate 25 years with this Halloween Movie Scream! SATURDAY OCTOBER 27 @ 2PM Audience participation encouraged! For this interactive viewing, you will receive a goody bag and a cue sheet when you arrive. Popcorn provided. Costumes optional but you can … Continue reading

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VOTE!

La Crescent Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a Candidate Forum: WHEN:  Tuesday, October 23   6pm WHERE:  Fine Arts Center at the high school WHO:  Candidate Forum at 6:30   House Representatives Debate at 7:30  

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Celebrate World Smile Day!

Date When Celebrated: The first Friday in October World Smile Day celebrates the ever popular yellow smiley. It also offers us an opportunity to do an act of kindness. According to the World Smile Day website, a proclamation of this day … Continue reading

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Thank you all for a great time at Talk Like a Pirate Party!

We had lots of fun at the Talk Like a Pirate Party. Keep an eye out for an update on our interactive Halloween movie! The La Crescent Friends of the Library are selling apple pies now for $11, available for … Continue reading

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Free and Open to the Public! Next Wednesday, gearrrrrr up for pirate fun!

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CELEBRATE INTERNATIONAL TALK LIKE A PIRATE DAY!

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Happy First Day of School!

Crucifixion Elementary school and St. Johns returned to school today.  Have a great year students!

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Hawaii Becomes the 50th State on August 21, 1959

The modern United States receives its crowning star when President Dwight D. Eisenhower signs a proclamation admitting Hawaii into the Union as the 50th state. The president also issued an order for an American flag featuring 50 stars arranged in staggered rows: five six-star … Continue reading

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ELVIS DIES ON THIS DATE IN 1977

Popular music icon Elvis Presley dies in Memphis, Tennessee. He was 42. The death of the “King of Rock and Roll” brought legions of mourning fans to Graceland, his mansion in Memphis. Doctors said he died of a heart attack, likely … Continue reading

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THIS DAY IN HISTORY

1969 The Woodstock festival opens in Bethel, New York On this day in 1969, the Woodstock Music Festival opens on a patch of farmland in White Lake, a hamlet in the upstate New York town of Bethel. Promoters John Roberts, Joel Rosenman, … Continue reading

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