By Jolene Kronschnabel, Library Director

Any library card holder can borrow the eBook Art of the Pie, by Kate McDermott, when you visit www.laportecity.lib.ia.us. This Big Library Read selection is available until Thursday, March 30, through BRIDGES.
Preschoolers should spring into the library on Thursday, March 23, at 10:30 AM to read books about spring at Story Time. Warmer weather signals that it’s time to talk about the new season.
Celebrate National Sewing and Quilting Month by joining other stitchers for Hawkins Handcrafters on Thursday, March 23, 1-3 PM. We welcome all types of handwork.
Join the discussion on Monday, March 27, at 1 PM of The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson. This novel is the March Book Club selection and has been hailed as a perfect work of unnerving terror.
Hop to Preschool Story Time at 10:30 AM on Thursday, March 30 to hear stories and enjoy activities about Bunnies.
Help Rachel Ward celebrate a new chapter in her life. Stop in from 3-6 PM on Thursday, March 30, and congratulate Rachel on her retirement from nearly 20 years of working at the library.
Create with bins of exciting LEGO pieces at LEGORAMA! Our LEGO building program is Tuesday, April 4, from 4 to 5:30 PM.
Sometimes a little light reading is just the thing. Remember there are more than 60 different magazines in the library to borrow – anything from cooking, Iowa, crafts, nature, fashion, science, and more. Magazines are loaned for one week at no charge.
The library has audiobooks that are great to use when you are traveling. Drive and “read” an audio book at the same time!