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Library News

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: May 18 - 23

Sign Up for Summer Reading!  The program runs through July 31st and is open to all ages.  Ask a librarian how you can participate!

Monday at 4pm - Golden Sower Book Club - for ages 8-12 - This month's book is The Adventures of Beanboy by Lisa Harkrader.  See the Youth Services Desk for details!


Wednesday at 10am - Signing Lapsit - For infants up through age 2 - Learn baby sign language to help you communicate with your baby! 

Wednesday at 2:30 - Movies @ the Library - This week's feature is "Mockingjay Part I" starring Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson (PG-13)




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 147,000 visits to the library.  That means that an average of 45 people visit the library each hour that we're open.




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Library Hours

The library will be closed on Sunday, May 24 and Monday, May 25 in observance of Memorial Day.

 Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

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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Learn a new language with Mango!  A free online language learning system provided by the Norfolk Public Library.  Use your library card number to get started learning Spanish, English, Chinese, German or many more languages today! 



The Mission of the Norfolk Public Library is to serve as a resource center for information, education, culture, and recreation.