Cross Plains Public Library

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Events for March 29

A special ASAP for the kids will feature Miss Linda and Miss Sue reading “Those Shoes” in the Children’s Discovery Center at 4:00pm.  They will guide the discussion of finances and saving to tie in with themes of "The Great Gatsby." FREE books were made available to read ahead, but copies of the book will be given to those children who didn’t get a book before. Afterward, the children will draw the final blocks for our annual quilt.

Today's Trivia: By the early 20s, there was a large market for jazzy dance music played by orchestras, such as Paul Whiteman's orchestra. In 1924 Whiteman commissioned  Rhapsody in Blue, which blended jazz and symphonic music and was written by _______________________

(answer for yesterday’s trivia:  The Band Aid).