Third grade visits, a continued success!

June 14, 2023

3rd Graders at the Civic Center:

  • 6 visits across 7 weeks
  • Stops: 4; La Mesa Branch Library, City of La Mesa Public Works, City of La Mesa Police Department, and Heartland Fire & Rescue-La Mesa Station
  • Total schools: 6 (plus Trust Blended Learning); Murray Manor, Lemon Ave, La Mesa Dale, Northmont & Trust Blended, Maryland Avenue, Rolando Elementary
  • Total attendees: 517
  • Total library cards issued: 238
  • Total free books provided: 700


  • “What a great opportunity for the students to get up close and personal attention, and to connect to the important folks who work for the [C]ity of La Mesa. Thanks to everyone who is making this possible!” Cara Lawler, La Mesa-Spring Valley School District
  • “My fellow teachers and students had an amazing time with the Police, and Fire Departments. The time spent at the library was a huge highlight[…] All in all it was a wonderful experience and we look forward to doing this field trip again. Thank you so much for your time and expertise, the day was amazing!” Maryland Ave Teacher
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