This exhibition is still so relevant. Also here is a link to National Geographic’s ‘Planet or Plastic?’ pledge. https://www.nationalgeographic.com/environment/planetorplastic/

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Head Librarian Stephanie Antley-Hermann standing beside a Pelican crafted from party balloons next to an image of a bird killed by a entanglement. Balloon releases equate to mass litering. It can take up to 4 years for a latex balloon to break down, more those made of mylar. Cattle have been known to choke on paper balloons. The ones with candles have been described as random incendiary devices! Head Librarian Stephanie Antley Herrmann standing beside a Pelican crafted from party balloons next to an image of a bird killed by a entanglement. Balloon releases equate to mass litering. It can take up to 4 years for a latex balloon to break down, more for those made of mylar. Cattle have been known to choke on paper balloons. The ones with candles have been described as random incendiary devices!

Throughout this September, The Union Parish Library in Farmerville is hosting a powerful litter awareness art exhibition to focus attention on the long-lasting troubles that trash brings to wildlife and people in Louisiana. How often have you seen a beautiful scene marred by trash? Are you sick of it too? There are things we can do. Come along to the exhibition at Farmerville’s Union Parish Library to see some fantastic artwork,  sad facts about…

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