Author Archives: Jennifer

Safety and Security

Safety and Security. Two words people might not consider when they think about a public library, unless you work at a public library! In the larger metropolis of Grand Island there is a sign posted in the bathrooms prohibiting bathing … Continue reading

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CCCFF Grant Awarded

Example of children and adults sharing space The Arapahoe Public Library along with the City of Arapahoe was awarded a matching grant from the ┬áCivic and Community Center Financing Fund in April of this year. The (CCCFF) grants are awarded … Continue reading

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Got a couple minutes?

Arapahoe is considering some improvements to our library. The attached survey asks about the library’s current usage and it’s needs. It only takes a couple of minutes and we appreciate your feedback. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Arapahoelibrary

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Real Life Ballerina

This week for the summer reading program the kids got to meet a real ballerina! We read The Nutcracker in Harlem by T.E. McMorrow, listened to some beautiful music from The Nutcracker Suite and learned a lot about stage performances … Continue reading

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Robotics with Mr. Schaben

Tuesday mornings are for robotics here at the library! High school teacher Dan Schaben is volunteering his time to teach our JH kids more about this subject. Kids are teaming up to build their own robot and today the “brains” … Continue reading

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Can’t make it to the library? You can still join us online!

There’s swim team and baseball and 4-H projects and family vacations, and the summer to-do list goes on and on. But wait! You mean kids, teens and adults can still earn prizes and keep their reading skills sharp this summer … Continue reading

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Summer Reading Story Hour

Our interactive summer reading program begins June 4th and runs for six weeks. Each week children ages 3-12 are welcome to join in on story telling, games and crafts all involving music and sound. The library will not be a … Continue reading

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Welcome to Read Squared

We’re excited for our patrons to be part of something brand new! Welcome to Read Squared. This is an online format for people to register their reading minutes/books for our summer reading program. No more keeping track of folders and … Continue reading

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Summer Reading Kick-Off

The Rocky Mountain Wizard, Theron Milo, amazed our crowd with his illusions and magic. This helped kick-off our Summer Reading Registration. Please stop by the library to sign up your child for this 6 week interactive program. Libraries Rock!

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National Library Week April 9-14!

Join us all week as we celebrate this national event. Tim Reith from the NTV Meteorological team visits us on Monday at 5:30 pm. Dr. Dennis Larsen visits on Tuesday at 7 pm. Kids can bring in their stuffed animals … Continue reading

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