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Phone: (402) 844-2000

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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On the November Ballot: A Temporary Half-Cent Sales Tax Increase to Fund the Library Expansion.  Read more...

Why is the City exploring a possible renovation and expansion of the library?  Read more...

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Programs This Week: August 18-23

Wednesday at 10am - Signing Lapsit - Signing Lapsit uses American Sign Language to bond with children through songs, stories and vocabulary activities.  Presented by Megan McWilliams, Certified Advanced Signing Time instructor. 

Wednesday at 2:30pm - Movies @ the Library - This week's feature is "Need for Speed" starring Aaron Paul and Dominic Cooper. Rated PG-13

 

Thursday at 6:00pm - Basic Email Class - Learn the basics of email from a Northeast Community College instructor in the library's computer lab.  The class is free, but space is limited.  Call 402-844-2100 to register.

Saturday at 10am - Signing Lapsit - for infants through 2 years old and their caregivers - Signing Lapsit uses American Sign Language to bond with children through songs, stories and vocabulary activities.  Presented by Megan McWilliams, Certified Advanced Signing Time instructor. 

Saturday at 10:30am - Signing Storytime - For ages 3 - 8 - Signing Storytime uses American Sign Language to explore songs, stories and vocabulary activities.  Presented by Megan McWilliams, Certified Advanced Signing Time instructor. 

Saturday at 2:30pm - Needles, Hooks & Books - For needle crafters of all ages.  An informal time to work on a project, share info & skills, talk about books and meet others interest in needle arts.  Newcomers are always welcome!

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Coming Soon....

August 27 at 6:30pm - "My Two Friends: Mari Sandoz and John Neihardt" with Ron Hull

Saturday, August 30 at 2pm -  "Lena, the Swedish Cleaning Lady," a humorous program presented by Mary Lou Erickson

Wednesday, Sept. 10 at 6:30pm - "Buffalo Bill's Nebraska" with Jeff Barnes

 

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The library has free WiFi so you can bring your own laptop, smartphone or tablet and stay connected.

We have over 75,000 books, 5700 CDs & Audiobooks, 2800 DVDs, and 230 video games you can check out.

We have over 55,000 ebooks you can read online or download through Ebsco Ebooks and OverDrive.

Last year, there were over 148,000 visits to the library.  That means that an average of 47 people visit the library each hour that we're open.

 

 

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