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MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) – On the first Saturday of February is designated as National Take Your Child to the Library Day and that's exactly what some parents did in Ouachita Parish.

Several library branches in the Twin Cities had a special story time today.

The annual event started in 2012 to encourage the love of reading in kids. Over at the main branch in Monroe, children got to hear the story of Mr. Prickles.

The library has designated the first weekend in February to promote reading and signing up for a library card.

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