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(We are no longer accepting applications for this position.) The Circulation Department at the La Crosse Public Library is seeking qualified candidates for part-time Library Assistant. This is a 20-hour a week position requiring flexibility to work a combination of day, evening, and weekend hours at all three Public Library locations in the City of La Crosse. Primary duties include patron records maintenance; fine wrangling and explanation; answering and directing calls; check-in and out of library materials, and reader advisory.

The Seed Library presents Garlic Fest! Join us at Main on September 26, 10 am-1 pm for a garlic giveaway and a great Market Baskets program by Hillview Urban Agriculture Center. They'll be sharing tasty low-cost slow cooker recipes, and giving away free slow cookers throughout the events. Free samples, too!

Join the library and its partners for this 3-day (Sept 18-20) celebration of everything we love from comic books and pop culture. We have trivia, panels, artists and vendors, and an action-packed schedule with something for all! Visit our Facebook page, download our program flyer, or check our Events Calendar for details.

Don't you love a good story? You can hear dozens at the La Crosse Storytelling Festival, Friday, September 11 and Saturday the 12th at Myrick Park. Friday night is La Crosse Public Library Day, and if you flash your library card, admission is only $2. Schedule and admission information here