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On Sunday, May 17, we announced the 2015 Washburn Awards for excellence at our annual National History Day celebration. The Washburn Awards recognize excellence in historical research by middle school students who participate in the National History Day program. 

Three-way tie for top project ($300)

5.15.15 One of the outcomes from last year's Branch Library Task Force was the recommendation for an efficiency study, to see where the library might adjust staffing and processes and save money.


Seedling Saturday! Stop by the Courtyard at Main on Saturday, May 16, 10 am--1 pm to pick out up to five total tomato, pepper, and/or herb seedlings, in addition to up to 10 packets of seeds. Rain or shine. Details here

Here's your chance to make history and see your name and photographs in print! If you are handy and artful with a camera, we are looking for pictures of life in La Crosse, taken May 11-17, for inclusion in a book that will be published and kept at the library. Details at the link.