By Jolene Kronschnabel, Library Director

On Thursday, February 23, at 10:30 AM, children can fly in to Story Time and hear stories about birds. This will be a fun flight for preschoolers!
We welcome anybody and any craft at Hawkins’ Handcrafters from 1-3 PM on Thursday, February 23. Meet others for conversation and inspiration.
The House I Loved, by Tatiana de Rosnay, is the February Book Club selection. Register at the library, check out a book, finish reading by the meeting date, and join this group on Monday, February 27, at 1 PM for the discussion.
Grab your wine and bring your friends, and register for Mixed Medium Art Night at the Library on Tuesday, February 28, from 6-9 PM. Work with paint, scrapbook supplies, markers, tissue paper and ModgePodge to create a unique art experience. It’s easy, messy & fun! Cost is $25.00/per person, with all supplies provided. You must preregister at the library. Class size is limited.
The Wild Life is the flick on Wednesday, March 1, at 1:15 PM. A daring parrot recounts how Robinson Crusoe came to be stranded on a tropical island. Rated PG, animation/adventure/comedy, plays 1 hr. 31 min.
Preschoolers will celebrate Dr. Seuss at Story Time on Thursday, March 2, 10:30 AM. Come in for all sorts of Dr. Seuss reading and fun for youngsters!
Designate Hawkins Memorial Library as your favorite charitable organization on AmazonSmile. This is an automatic way to support the library at no cost to you when you shop To choose your charity, sign in to, select “Change your Charity” in your account, type Hawkins Memorial Library, and select City of La Porte City. Thank you.
LEGORAMA! Our LEGO building program is on Tuesday, March 7, from 4 to 5:30 PM. Dig in and create with bins of exciting LEGO pieces.
A limited selection of Federal Income Tax forms is available at the library.