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3.3.16  Maybe you just finished Donna Tartt's The Goldfinch and you want another novel with complex characters, a melancholy tone and lyrical writing style. Or maybe your kids loved it when you read James and the Giant Peach to them and they'd like a similar book. Perhaps your book club wants to read The Color Purple and you need to find discussion questions.

2.18.16   Help us celebrate Popcorn Readers with a movie in the library! You bring a picnic lunch, we'll watch on our big screen and, of course, eat popcorn! Friday, February 19, 11:30-1:30 in the Main library auditorium. Ages 4+

2.10.16   After researching comparable meeting room rates in the area, the Library Board approved a rate increase for our meeting rooms last year. Due to some software glitches, the implementation was delayed, but the new rate increases are now in effect. Please find our full meeting room policy, including the new rates here

Tired of the same ol' cup of joe? Sample a variety of flavored coffees while rediscovering the simple relaxation and joy of coloring patterns designed specifically for adults. Learn how to make homemade creamers without the nasty additives. Coffee & coloring--what a stress-free way to start your Saturday. All coloring supplies are provided. Registration is required by February 19. Call Kathy at 608.789.8092.  Coffee provided by Cabin Coffee. Door prizes--must be present at 11:30 to win.

Time to make good on that resolution to learn a new language? We can help! The Library subscribes to Rosetta Stone Online which includes the first level of lessons for 30 different languages. Anyone can use it in the library and City of La Crosse residents can log in from home.