Our three library locations will be closed Saturday, Sunday and Monday for the Memorial Day weekend. See you bright and early Tuesday!
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. A Process Management Study was conducted by Bruce Smith at WILS, a non-profit membership organization that facilitates collaborative projects and services to save members time and money and to advance library service in Wisconsin. This report was was delivered to the La Crosse Public Library Board of Directors on Thursday, May 14, 2015. The Board and library administration and management will be discussing its results at future meetings.
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.