Summer Reading Activity Calendars Ready!

Hot off the presses!  The 2013 Summer Reading Program Activity Calendars are ready to be picked up in person or you can access the same information on our Events Calendar. We have lots of things for you to do. So check it out and make your plans.

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Hatch Computers at La Porte Community Library

The Friends of La Porte Library have purchased two Hatch Computers and tables for our youngest customers. These computers are loaded with educational and kid-friendly games.  Already they are a favorite part of the children's area. Thank you Friends for your continuing support of the Library!

 Pictured are board members Lori Marler, Marji Hunke, Andy Wilson, Kim Bauman, Kim Topps, and President Cris Santiago.

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Teen Craft: Furoshiki Wrapping

Clipart of fabric-Copyright © 2013 Jupiterimages CorporationLearn the art of Furoshiki wrapping. Wednesday, May 15, 4 p.m.  All materials provided. Ages 10-17.

Clipart: Copyright © 2013 Jupiterimages Corporation

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Cedarhurst Cemetery Restored

Photo of entrance to Cedarhurst Cemetery by Bruce Compton posted on USGenWeb Project website.The Cedarhurst Cemetery, established in 1901 as the first cemetery in La Porte, was in urgent need of repair and cleaning. On April 6, local service organizations and volunteer groups worked together to clean and repair the cemetery, as reported on the front page of The Bay Area Observer, Volume 4, No. 18, April 25, 2013. The Cedarhurst Cemetery is located “directly behind La Porte’s Wastewater Treatment Plant on South 4th Street and borders...

Annual Bean Bag Toss Championship

Clipart of bean bag toss game from JupiterimagesWe will determine our new 2013 "Circle of Death" Bean Bag Toss Champion! Come join the fun! Wednesday, May 8 at 3:15 pm. For school-age children.

Clipart: Copyright © 2013 Jupiterimages Corporation. 

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