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Do you have college students away at school, loved ones in the military, or grandkids who live far away? A $3 fee will cover the supplies we will use to create a care package stocked with goodies and a handmade card. Class is limited to 12 attendees.
Visit our online calendar or call the Library to register. Payment is due by Monday, September 11 at 8 PM.
Basketball sign-up still open Register until game day for 5th annual HoopStars tournament ROCKFORD – State Senator Steve Stadelman announced today that he is accepting online registrations through game day for his popular basketball tournament, being played for the first time at UW Health Sports Factory. There is no cost to enter for boys and girls in 3rd through 8th grades. Sign up at www.senatorstadelman.com/hoopstars. Doors open at noon and games begin at 1 p.m. Monday, Sept. 4. Now in its 5th year, Senator Stadelman's HoopStars has drawn as many as 400 players in 3rd- through 8th-grades. Every player receives free commemorative event T-shirts, and winning teams take home medals. HoopStars is moving from Davis Park, where Labor Day competition took place outdoors on 10 makeshift courts. With 16 courts now available, shorter waits are expected in the single-elimination, two-game-minimum format. Players will face off in air-condition comfo…
News … From State Representative Litesa Wallace For Immediate Release: For More Information: Sept. 1, 2017 State Rep. Litesa Wallace 815-987-7433 Wallace Measure to Require Student Access to Feminine Hygiene Products to Take Effect Jan. 1ROCKFORD, Ill. – A measure introduced by state Rep. Litesa Wallace, D-Rockford, which would require schools to have free feminine hygiene products available to students has been signed into law after bipartisan support. "This is an important law that will assist young women across the state," Wallace said. "In the same way we expect to have toilet paper and soap in bathrooms, we should expect the same with feminine hygiene products." Effective Jan. 1, 2018, Wallace's House Bill 3215 requires schools that serve students…
DATE: September 15, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Richard Daniels - email@example.com Lori Grinnell - firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 608-325-5700 or 888-596-1249 www.monroeartscenter.comGET READY FOR AN ENTERTAINMENT FEAST MONROE, WI – Matt Lauer of the Today show said, "I like him because he's insane, completely insane." The New York Times has written, "He merits a place on anybody's all-star team of the goofily gifted." They are speaking of the one-and-only, Robert Post. Robert Post's one-man variety show, "Post Comedy Theatre," serves up a delightful entertainment feast of hilarious proportions. It's an act unlike anything you've ever experienced. Post will bring his lightning-fast pace, meticulously crafted sketchesfilled with bumblers, dreamers, and cartoonish heroes of every kind, flawless timing, and sidesplitting improvisation to the Monroe Arts Center stage on Saturday, Septemb…