Frozen Event Huge Success

THANKS to everyone who helped make Library District #2 of Linn County–La Cygne, KS’s FROZEN event a success yesterday. We have 76 children of the 87 who signed up, we had 58 parents, siblings, sitters,etc. who joined them and we had 31 awesome helpers who made it all happen so smoothly. I’m going to try to thank everyone here, but if I forget someone, I’m sorry, but I appreciated you too!
Thank you first to the Library Board who lets us program to bring people into our library..
Thank you to Christine Waddell for letting me dream, taking an idea and making it become reality. That is awesome and is one of your greatest gifts.
Thank you to LaVeda Riggs for making props for the photos.
Thank you Stacey Fromdahl for picking up balloons.
Thank you Jason Hightower and First Option Bank–LaCygne for sponsoring the photo booth.
Thank you Kelly Phillips Potter for making the awesome door prizes.
Thank you Crystal Riggs for making all the beautiful blue cotton candy. They loved it.
Thank you to Osawatomie Library and Elizabeth Trigg for loaning us the backdrops and decorations and sending your 3 awesome helpers, Elsa, Anna, & Olaf to make our night a success. They did an awesome job!
Thanks to Bonnie Lacey Phelps for helping and making our pin the nose on Olaf.
Thanks to PVHS library aides who made a lot of games.
Thanks to Marias de Marais des Cygnes District K-State Research and Extension. Kathy Goul, Debi Doering, and Bob for the melted Olaf snack.
Thanks to Retia Grant for the blue punch.
Thanks to Paityn for loaning us her Karaoke machine.
Thanks to Lane, Deb Dowty Meisinger, Dakota, Dalton, Linda Pearce Sylva, Alexandria, Terri Johnson Pugh and her balloons, Tori, Bonnie, John Reynolds, Grace Crook, Amanda, Diedra, Alex, Amber (+ 2), Sharon Abeyta, Jamie Curtis and Paityn, Michael Barrett and his photo booth.
Thanks to all the parents who took time out of Spring Break busy schedule to come to the event with your children..

Prize winners, were Elsa went to Emilee, Anna went to Gentry, Olaf when to one of the Marrs girls, Books went to Kylar, Braxtyn, and Alexys and Bubba won the puzzles.

Thanks again. I love seeing dreams become reality and I love the fact that La Cygne library provides that opportunity for me, even after 35 years, I’m blessed to work there and be able to dream big!

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Library Closures Next Week–Closing at 3 PM on March 17 and closed all day Mar. 18th

The library will close at 3 PM on Tuesday to prepare for our Frozen Event.  We will open the doors at 4 PM for the children to participate in that event.  Regular library business will not be conducted after 3 PM.  We will also be closed all day on Wednesday to update our online Card Catalog and our anti-virus and other computer programs.  We will reopen at 9 AM on Thursday.

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No Story Hour March 10th due to illness…Resume story hours Mar. 23.

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Building Bridge Challenge for Adventures

Our job today was to take 50 gumdrops and 100 toothpicks and build a bridge that spanned a 6 inch gorge and then see how many pennies we could sit on it on a plate before it collapsed.  We had a lot of fun.

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cabin fever 2015

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