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Send a Care Package to a Loved One! - Cherry Valley Public Library District
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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.
News…From State Representative Litesa Wallace For Immediate Release: Wallace Bill to Establish Task Force on Opportunities for At-Risk Women Now LawSPRINGFIELD, Ill. - Legislation sponsored by state Rep. Litesa Wallace, D-Rockford, to require appointments be made to the Task Force on Opportunities for At-Risk Women was signed into law on Thursday. "This task force will review ways to improve the lives of at-risk women from around the state, as well suggest legislative ideas that can improve the well-being of women," Wallace said. "There are a number of underlying challenges these women face, and we have to do a better job of giving every resident the opportunity they deserve." House Bill 457 mandates that appointments be made to the task force within 60 days of its passage into law, and will require the group to meet quarterly. The task forc…