Author Archives: Jennifer

Our New Temporary Home

We have moved to our new temporary home! The library has taken residence at the American Legion Hall, located between Don’s Barber Shop and Heartland Partners. We are officially open to the public and our hours are Monday-Friday, 1-5 PM. … Continue reading

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Summer Reading has Started

The 2020 Summer Reading Program officially began on June 1st. Due to Covid-19, we’re unable to host this program in our building this year, but we’re making the best of things! Activity kits with 6 crafts handed out to families … Continue reading

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2020 Summer Reading Program

Covid-19 is not going to stop our Summer Reading Program! Please watch our Facebook page for details about how to sign-up for activities to-go, storybook walks and scavenger hunts around town. We will use our on-line program Read Squared to … Continue reading

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Browse our shelves from home!

Did you know you can see what the library physically has on the shelf without even walking in the door? Yes you can! Visit our website here: https://arapahoe.pioneer.kohalibrary.com/cgi-bin/koha/opac-main.pl You can browse from home, then call us to pull the items … Continue reading

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Holiday Bake Sale a Success

Thanks to the Friends of the Library we had a successful bake sale! Lots of goodies and treats were graciously donated for the cause, and they disappeared just as quickly! Thanks to the Lee family for bringing a roaster full … Continue reading

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Holiday Bake Sale

Santa Claus is coming to town! Join us anytime from 9-11:30 AM on Dec 14th for our Friends of the Library Annual Bake Sale! Grab some goodies as presents or for you to enjoy. Kids can decorate sugar cookies while … Continue reading

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Save the Date!

On March 28, 2020, the 2nd Annual Arapahoe Gala will be held at the Ella Missing Community Center with the proceeds going to the Arapahoe Public Library Foundation. Would you like to reserve your table for the 2020 gala? Folks … Continue reading

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Cardboard Boat Races!

Have you registered your two-person team for the annual Cardboard Boat Races? Who will be the Chuck Norris Champion? And who will sink like the Titanic? The library loves sponsoring these races along with treats from DeVries Furniture and Floor … Continue reading

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Thank you to our Community

If you google the definition of community, it will highlight a special area in Furnas County Nebraska. The First Annual Arapahoe Gala was held on April 6th and on behalf of the Arapahoe Public Library Foundation and the Arapahoe Public … Continue reading

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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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