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September News and Interesting Facts

News about September

Library Card Graphic  September is designated as Library Card Sign Up month.  To get a library card come into the library and fill out an application or download an application from the library's website. Call the library at 964-9321 or stop in to renew your library card.

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Interesting Facts About September

  • Birthstone - Sapphire
  • Flower - Aster
  • September 1, 1939 - World War II began
  • September 3, 1783 - Revolutionary War ended with the Treaty of Paris
  • September 6, 1902 - President William McKinley was assassinated
  • September 5, 1565 - First permanent settlement in St. Augustine, Florida
  • September 14, 1940 - Selective Service Act was passed
  • September is nation chicken month, Rice month and potato month.
  • Labor Day - 1st Monday of September
  • Grandparents Day - 1st Sunday after Labor Day