Garden Club observes National Library Week

Photo: From left, JoAn Graham, DeSoto Garden Club Member and Caroline Barnett, Head Librarian

April 5-9 was National Library Week and is a time to celebrate our nation’s libraries and library workers and also to promote library use and support. 

The DeSoto Civic Garden Club celebrated the week with the M. R. Davis Library in Southaven by placing an arrangement of fresh cut flowers for recognition of this special week.

The DeSoto Civic Garden Club is a member of the National Garden Clubs, Inc., Deep South Garden Clubs, Inc., and the Garden Clubs of Mississippi, Inc., Hills and Delta District.

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Bob Bakken

Bob Bakken is the most recognized and most trusted name in DeSoto County news and sports reporting, as readers continue to express their appreciation for his accuracy and fairness in the stories he writes. Bob is also heard on 95.3 The Rebel twice a week with sports updates and high school football play-by-play broadcasts in the fall. A former newspaper editor and writer, his award-winning background also includes television news producing, sports media relations, and radio broadcasting.

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