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Rhinelander District Library hosts stuffed animal sleepoverSubmitted: 02/20/2018
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Rhinelander District Library hosts stuffed animal sleepover
RHINELANDER - If you paid attention to the Rhinelander Library's Facebook page Monday night, you would've seen a strange sight. Dozens of furry friends had a sleepover party at the library.

Kids dropped off their favorite stuffed animals, and could then watch what the animals were getting up to over Facebook. Library staff had plenty of activities for the animals including story time, snack time, and play time.


"The comments on the Facebook page last night were kids were squealing with delight, they were laughing hysterically, they were just liking seeing the animals were taken care of," said Library Assistant Denise Chojnacki. 
 
Chojnacki said the staff has almost as much fun as the kids. She also said the event gets a lot of positive feedback. 

"I think it just gets kids excited about coming to the library. A lot of these kids already are here for story time and different things but it just helps them want to come back time and time again," said Chojnacki. 

This was the third year for the stuffed animal sleepover.


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