Library, others to join together in providing kids with after-school activities
September 30, 2020
Children in Sweet Home looking to spend time with peers will soon have a new, free option thanks to a grant from Linn County.
Starting Oct. 5, students in the Sweet Home area will have the opportunity to join a free evening enrichment program put on by the library, 4-H, Outdoor School, and SHOCASE. The program takes place in the Community Center from 6:30 to 8 p.m., Monday through Thursday.
Local retired teacher Kathi Collins helped Library Director Rose Peda organize the project.
“We feel it’s a much-needed thing, considering the online learning method and the fact that children just d...