Rush City Friends of the Library on April 9 thanked the Rush City Lions for its donations that supported much of the 2013 Rush City Community Read event. Pictured with their books are Lions secretary Larry Hendrick and Friends of the Library members Gara Goldenstein, front, and Sue Karvonen and Melanie Hedberg in back.
Families are invited to enjoy a viewing of the 2007 movie, “The Sign of the Beaver,” based on the Rush City Community Read youth selection, at 3 p.m. Tuesday, March 5 at C.E. Jacobson Elementary School. This unrated historical wilderness adventure stars Keith Carradine and Annette O’Toolle. Popcorn with be served, and there will be [...]
By Melanie M. Hedberg Contributing Writer The Rush City Friends of the Library group has spent countless hours discussing books and authors to make sure this year’s Community-Wide Read choices will appeal to everyone. They are proud to announce this year’s book selections — Louis L’Amour’s “Last of the Breed” and youth companion novel, “The [...]
By Jon Tatting Mayor Nancy Schroeder kicked off the 2012 Rush City Community Read by reading her mayoral proclamation on Feb. 1 at the Rush City Public Library. Joining her at the brief ceremony were Rush City Friends of the Library members Gara Goldenstein, Deb Shoemaker, Sue Karvonen, Jim Redfield, Diane Buehring and Melanie Hedberg. [...]