The Agassiz Library celebrates Literacy Month in September. (Black Press File Photo)

Agassiz Library celebrates Literacy Month with contest

Crackle the Crow needs a PPE mask

Literacy Month is in full swing at the Agassiz Library.

The Agassiz Library is hosting a contest from kids from ages 3 to 18 to make a PPE mask for unofficial mascot Crackle the Crow. The contest is divided into four age groups: 3-5, 6-9, 10-12 and 13-18. Winners will have their designs made into a mask for Crackle and will receive a $10 gift card. The contest ends September 19 at 5 p.m.

As for the adult library patrons, the library offers a fun display featuring the first lines of famous books to see if they can guess what book the line is from.

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Since June, the library has offered FVRL Express, allowing patrons to place books, movies and other items on hold for pick-up as well as Grab and Go bags, pre-selected books from a variety of genres ready to check out when you arrive.

The Agassiz Library has a very active Facebook page, including Storytime videos for children, craft ideas and much more. This page can be found at www.facebook.com/FVRLAgassizLib.

For help with library resources and other inquiries, contact the Agassiz Library staff at 604-796-9510.


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