"Welcome Spring" was the theme of a recent story hour held at the Gladstone Public Library. Attending were 44 children and 36 adults who enjoyed stories, songs, springtime crafts and snacks. Pictured at right is Karen Bartosz, an Altrusa member, who is reading stories to the children. Julie Aschbacher provided the music and entertainment for the event. The story hours are sponsored by the Friends of the Library and the Altrusa Club.