By Jolene Kronschnabel

Preschoolers learn about using their library at Story Time on Thursday, Sept. 10, at 10:30 AM. On Thursday mornings during the school year, preschoolers can participate in this fun learning program with stories, activities, and crafts. Register now.
Join others at the library for conversation and inspiration from 1 to 3 PM on Thursday, September 10, at Hawkins’ Handcrafters. Bring any type of craft or handwork to work on – and bring a friend too.
On Thursday, September 17, 10:30 AM, Story Time will visit the La Porte City FFA Historical & Ag Museum. Enjoy the museum display when you bring your preschooler to read with us about clocks and time.
Read an eBook Day is a celebration of modern storytelling observed on Friday, September 18. Borrow your eBooks and audio books from the library through the BRIDGES program, Iowa’s eLibrary. Click the BRIDGES link (previously called NEIBORS) on our website www.laportecity.lib.ia.us, and browse the BRIDGES library. E-Books and audio books are loaned for two weeks at no cost to you.
The library will be on the street fundraising during Bargains on the Bricks, Saturday, September 19. Don’t miss our gift items, bake sale, book sale, and more. You can help us by donating baked goods.
Left Neglected by Lisa Genova is the September 28, 1 PM book club discussion selection. A vibrant mother in her thirties learns what matters most in life when a car crash leaves her with a traumatic brain disorder. This is a story about finding abundance in the most difficult of circumstances, learning to pay attention to the details, and nourishing what truly matters. Pick up a copy of this book at the library and join the discussion.
Grab a bag of sale books for only $6.00 during September. This includes all sale hardcover and paperback books.