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So much booky goodness for you to take home! Sale door opens at 6 pm on Friday, April 24 for Friends of the Library members, with memberships available at the door starting at 5:30. The sale continues on Saturday, April 25, 9-2 with all books $1 or less. All proceeds are used for programs and materials not included in the library's budget. 


We are looking for images of life in the city limits of La Crosse, taken by you during the week of May 11-17, to be published in a book. Mark your calendar and start scouting locations! Details here.

Due to an impending retirement, we are searching for a world-class Youth Services Manager

The library is open Friday, April 3 and Saturday, April 4. We will be closed Sunday, April 5, for the Easter holiday. 

dyed eggs

soil and worms photo by rose236 at flickr.comJoin us at Main on Saturday, March 28 at 10 to find out how to improve your garden soil's health. Presented by Jamie O’Neill, Program Director of Grow La Crosse.

This class will cover soil basics, best ways to prepare your garden bed for spring, breaking ground and enriching the soil. We will also discuss where to get the components to enrich your soil.