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Voters approved the temporary half-cent sales tax increase to fund the library renovation and expansion.  Read More...

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Programs This Week: March 23 - 28

Monday at 6:30pm - Intuition and the Metaphysical World presented by Angela Pennisi - Angela will be leading an in-depth discussion of intuition and the world beyond our five senses.

Wednesday at 10am - Wednesday Morning Book Discussion Group - This month's book is The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd.


Wednesday at 10am & Saturday at 10am - Lapsit - For infants up to age 2 and their caregiver - A fun way to begin library visits & literary experiences, and meet other families with young children.


Wednesday at 2:30 - Movies @ the Library - This week's feature is "Dumb and Dumber To" starring Jim Carey and Jeff Daniels (PG-13)


Thursday at 1:30pm, Friday at 10:30 and Saturday at 10:30 - Storytime - For children ages 3 through 2nd grade - A fun combination of literature experiences—books, songs, Spanish language experiences, storytelling, finger plays, poems, puppets & MORE!  Parents encouraged to attend with their child.

Thursday at 6:30pm - 20's & 30's Book Club - This month's book is Into the Forest by Jean Hegland.



Did You Know?

You can check out a free, one-day pass to the Elkhorn Valley Museum and Research Center with your library card.

You can stream 3 hours of commercial-free music every day through the library's Freegal subscription.

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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Friday - Saturday:  9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Sunday:  1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Norfolk Public Library
308 W. Prospect Ave
Norfolk, Nebraska 68701

Phone: 402-844-2100

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