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This Month in History: February

February is full of fascinating historical facts. Here are eight of them, spanning from ancient history to more recent times. Check out the links to learn more!

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Hot Ones Challenge: Library Edition

Watch your favorite library staff members try different levels of hot sauce while they answer silly questions–from you!

This family-friendly virtual event will be Tuesday, February 23 at 6:00 p.m. Register here to receive the Zoom link.

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Holiday Closure

All St. Charles Parish Library locations are closed Monday, February 15 for Presidents Day and Tuesday, February 16 for Mardi Gras. We will reopen Wednesday, February 17.

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All we need is Love!

Annually on February 14, we celebrate Valentine’s Day, a grand celebration of love. The roots of Valentine’s Day may go back to ancient times, when people paid honor to the Roman God of Fertility.

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Iconic Friendships Throughout History

In honor of international friendship month this February, enjoy this selection of materials that highlight some iconic friendships between well-known individuals throughout history.