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Mixed Medium Art Nights

Mixed Medium Art Nights

On Monday and Tuesday, February 27 and 28, the library held two Mixed Medium Art classes. Attendees worked with paint, tissue paper, ModgePodge, and scrapbook supplies to create unique works of art that displayed lots of color, texture and flair.

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Get Lucky With a Book

Get Lucky With a Book

Patrons recommended their favorite reads on our March Get Lucky with a Book display. It was a great way to share favorite books with other readers and a wonderful way to find new authors or a series.

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Blind Date with a Book

Blind Date with a Book

In February…Blind Date with a Book! This is such a lovely event that the library is arranging dates again. Will it be love at first read? Stop in and choose your date!

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Aureon Grant 9-16

Hawkins Memorial Library has three new mobile book display storage units, courtesy of Aureon Technology and LPC Connect. Making the grant award presentation to Library Director Jolene Kronschnabel are Kent Atha and Heidi Barz.

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Aureon Grant 2-17

We are pleased to announce that an Aureon Charity Grant has been awarded to the Hawkins Memorial Library in La Porte City. They received a grant for $500 to purchase three new DVD carts to be used in the children's area of the library.

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Ronald McDonald is coming!

Ronald McDonald is coming!

Enjoy a show full of magic, humor and reading encouragement with Ronald McDonald, mascot of the McDonalds fast food chain. This is a great program for all ages.

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Celebrate National Library Week with us!

Celebrate National Library Week with us!

Join us in celebrating National Library week! Check out a book, magazine, movie, audiobook, or use one of our other services while in the library and have a treat. And remember to sign up for a library card if you don't have one.

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Festival of Trails Magic Show

Enjoy a free Magic Show at 1 PM Saturday, June 18, at the library. Comedy Magician Rick Eugene provides comical entertainment and magic together that is fun for the whole family.

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Library Receives Grant from Black Hawk County Gaming

Library Receives Grant from Black Hawk County Gaming

Hawkins Memorial Library received grant from the Black Hawk County Gaming Association to help with updates for the library.

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