Harlem Library's "Love" event a welcome winter break
February 22, 2023
An estimated 60 guests enjoyed "Love Chocolate...Love Your Library" last week at the Harlem Public Library. The event, first suggested several years ago by former Lutheran pastor Ellen Ayers, was a celebration of chocolate in the library. Ayers told the library staff about "chocolate in the stacks" that she saw staged in another town where she once lived. She described the event as an interesting way to celebrate reading and chocolate.
That suggestion was made almost six years ago. Library Director Colleen Brommer said, "We toyed with the idea for some time, then COVID regulations intervene...