In the News
April 19, 2017
No Hit Zone initiative making the community a safer place for kids and families
Families have likely seen small changes around the La Crosse Public library during the past four months — heat sensitive activity pads at the checkout, distraction kits with toys and stickers, and colorful signs throughout the facility reading, "Healthy Kids, Safer Communities — No Hit Zone."
January 12, 2017
Local pediatric office becomes a ‘no hit zone’
Our grandparents did it, their parents did it, and research shows more than half of parents today spank their children.
But experts are asking: “If you exchanged the word ‘spank’ for the word ‘hit,’ would you still think it’s OK?”