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Fairy Tale Ball 2022!

Our Friends of the Library held their annual Fairy Tale Ball on March 20th! Each young lady received a carnation and were escorted by their favorite guy to a dance and ice cream party!

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Mad Science Mondays

Mad Science Mondays are back in business! The scientists in this group meet for four Mondays to explore a new area of science each week. This last week, the children learned about the circulatory system, specifically how the heart works. … Continue reading

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Upcoming Feb Events

Feb 5th: Take Your Child to the Library Day. Join us from 9-12 for our Luau inspired party bags, photo ops available, too. Reading Bingo Challenge: For children of all ages! Complete the Bingo sheet and turn it in by … Continue reading

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Friends Annual Bake Sale

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Victorian Christmas

Yesterday’s Lady aka Sue McClain from Beatrice, NE presented Victorian Christmas. Sue brought a sample of her collection to our library which included dresses and traveling clothes from that time period, a German tabletop Christmas tree made from feathers, period … Continue reading

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Mad Science Mondays

Furnas County Extension Educator, Elena Stout, led the fall session of Mad Science Mondays at our library. Each week, Elena presented a new concept for the group of elementary students. The children get involved with hands-on experiments. Shown above, the … Continue reading

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Lego Club in Full Swing

The library is happy to report that our Lego Club is bursting at the seams! We’ve split our club into three groups to make the club enjoyable for all. The Lego bricks are provided in part by our Friends of … Continue reading

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Lego Club Makes Its Return!

Lego Club also made its return after taking an extended break since March 2020. We were thrilled to have over 60 children in the building! The Lego bricks are part of the library’s collection. Our Friends of the Library group … Continue reading

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The School Kids are Back!

After nineteen months, our school visits started again! Every month during the school year, the Arapahoe Public School transports children from grades Kindergarten-8th grade to our library. The younger students are read a story, and every child gets to check … Continue reading

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Ribbon Cutting and Open House

On August 7, 2021 the library celebrated its official ribbon cutting ceremony! Benita Adams (President of the Library Board) welcomed Mayor John E Koller as he gave his congratulations on behalf of the City of Arapahoe. Visitors to the open … Continue reading

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