Spring Cleaning Opportunity

Clipart of household hazardous waste products from JupiterImagesDon't know what to do about all the old paint, pesticides, household and car batteries, etc. hanging around your house? If you are a resident of La Porte, Morgan’s Point or Shoreacres and need to properly dispose of household products which may contain hazardous ingredients, come to the City of La Porte Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day on Saturday, April 6th from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The materials will be collected at the La Porte Public Works Service Center, located at 2963 North 23rd Street. The collection will be limited to the first 350 households. This collection is for residential only; business waste will not be accepted.

Included in the list of things that will be accepted are paints, pesticides, household and car batteries, and household cleaners.  A complete list of items that will be accepted as well as more details can be found by clicking here.

For more information, contact La Porte Public Works at 281-471-9650.

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Black History Month Craft Time

                                                                             Join Mr. D. and Ms. Mandy  and celebrate Black History Month with a fun craft. You will create a paper underground lantern and will learn a little about that time in history. All materials are provided. The craft time begins Wednesday, February 20 at 3:15 pm.

 

Teen Movie: Celebrating Black History

Clipart of WWII pilot and airplanes from JupiterImagesCome in and watch a breathtaking motion picture tribute to the WWII's Tuskegee Airmen who rose above extraordinary challenges and ultimately soared into history. Film title to be announced. Wednesday, February 13 at 4 p.m. For teens. Popcorn and refreshments!

Valentine Candy Necklace Craft

It's just about that time - Valentine's Day. So kids, come to Afterschool Craft Time and make a valentine candy necklace. You can make it for yourself or make it for someone special. The crafting begins Wednesday, February 13 at 3:15 pm.

 

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Take Your Child to the Library Day

Parents, grandparents and caregivers, Saturday, February 2 is Take Your Child to the Library Day. Grab the hand of the child in your life and take him or her to the library. Together you will discover a world of books and more. As a special treat that day, there will be a bookmark craft to take home.  See you Saturday!

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