If you love hearing stories before bedtime, then put on your favorite PJ’s and join us at Ascension Parish Library for a Pajama Storytime all about forest animals. We’ll sing fun songs, read great stories, and you’ll get to make a fall themed owl craft to take home. Pajama Storytime will be held on Tuesday, September 10 in Donaldsonville and Dutchtown, and on Thursday, September 12 in Gonzales and Galvez. All Pajama Storytimes begin at 6:30 p.m. This program is designed for children ages 7 and younger and their families. For more information on this program, please contact the library in Gonzales at 647-3955, in Donaldsonville at 473-8052, in Galvez at 622-3339, or in Dutchtown at 673-8699.
The Ascension Parish Master Gardeners Association under the direction of the LSU AgCenter is holding its Fall library series of educational workshops with gardening and landscaping tips geared to both novice and advanced gardeners. The workshops to be hosted by the Ascension Parish Library are:
Fall Lawn Care & Identification of Weeds in Our Lawns & Landscapes: September 10, 6:30 PM, Galvez Fall is one of the most important times in lawn care. If you take the time to properly care for your lawn during the early fall you will have a healthier lawn the following spring. Ronald Strahan, LSU Professor of Plant Environmental & Soil Sciences, will help to identify and control weeds that can mar a beautiful lawn in the spring. Participants are welcome to bring samples of weeds from their lawns for identification and learn best practices to control them. To register, call the Galvez location at (225) 622-3339.