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May 31, 2018

 

Free hot meals provided for under 18 year-olds at Public Library in Louisa

 

The Lawrence County Public Library is providing free hot meals to children ages 18 and under as part of the library’s annual Summer Feeding Program. Lunch is catered by Dee’s Drive Inn in Louisa and served Monday – Friday at the library from noon until 1:30 p.m.

The LCPL is currently the only library in the state of Kentucky to sponsor a summer feed program without a partnership from a local organization. In summer 2017 the library served nearly 2,500 meals to children.

Summer Feeding began May 23 and will run until August 3.

No registration required.

Feeding will not be available on July 4 or weekends. Menus are available at: http://lcplky.org/2018-summer-feed/. The program runs in conjunction with the library’s annual Summer Reading Program which provides free programming to all ages. Summer Reading calendars are available at: http://lcplky.org/2018-summer-reading/.

The Summer Food Service Program is administered by the Kentucky Department of Education.

 

Lawrence Co. Public Library

102 WEST MAIN STREET
LOUISA, KENTUCKY 41230
Telephone 606-638-4497


www.lcplky.org

 

May 30, 2018

KID'S FISH DAY AT YATESVILLE LAKE!

JUNE 2...

 

This weekend is free fishing weekend in Kentucky which corresponds perfectly with Kids Fishing Day (Saturday June 2) at Yatesville Lake State Park Marina!

Bring the whole family from 9 am-noon for free fishing, free bait, free lunch and prizes to boot! We have prizes for category winners (most and biggest fish caught), as well as some pretty rad raffle prizes.

Contact me if you have questions. We really hope to see y'all there!


by Kayla Price

 

SO MUCH JOY on the face of 4 year-old Reid Bangham with his first fish! SO MUCH JOY on the face of 4 year-old Reid Bangham with his first fish!

May 29, 2018

Allyson Mollett, Louisa resident named to Berea College Dean's List

BEREA, KY (05/29/2018)-- Allyson Mollett resident of Louisa has been named to Spring 2018 Dean's List at Berea College. A student is named to the Dean's List who achieves a GPA of 3.4 or higher while passing at least 4 total credits, a course load equivalent to 16 semester hours.

Berea College is distinctive in higher education. Offering bachelor's degrees in 34 majors, including arts and sciences and select professional programs, as well as independent majors designed by students to mirror approved majors at other colleges, Berea College awards four-year tuition scholarships to all its students, who because of financial circumstances cannot otherwise afford a high-quality, residential, liberal arts education.

All students are required to work at least 10 hours per week in campus and service jobs. Berea's student labor program creates an atmosphere of democratic living that emphasizes the dignity of all work and provides opportunities for students to earn money for their rooms, books and board.

Founded upon inclusive Christian principles in 1855, Berea was the first interracial and coeducational college in the South. The college promotes understanding and kinship among all people, service to communities in Appalachia and beyond, and sustainable living practices that set an example of new ways to conserve our limited natural resources. More information about Berea can be found at www.berea.edu.

Berea, the first interracial and coeducational college in the South, focuses on learning, labor, and service. Supported by Berea's No-Tuition Promise, Berea College admits only academically promising students with limited economic resources, primarily from Appalachia. All students must work 10 hours or more weekly, earning money for books, room and board. The College's motto "God has made of one blood all peoples of the earth," speaks to its inclusive character, and the quality of its programs ensures that graduates from Berea go on to distinguish themselves and the College in many fields.

 

 

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