Enter Our Literary Pumpkin Decorating Contest!

Central City Public Library is hosting a pumpkin/gourd
decorating contest!

1. Decorate a pumpkin or gourd (real or artificial) like your favorite BOOK CHARACTER (or with a literary theme).
2. Pumpkins or gourds may be painted, hot glued, decorated, colored, etc. CARVED PUMPKIN/GOURD SUBMISSIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED!
3. Entries must be dropped off for display at CC Public Library from October 19- October 24. They will remain on display until October 29, for the public to have a chance to vote for “People’s Choice Awards.”
4. Feel free to work alone, with friends, or with family. Only one entry per division: age 12 & under, age 13-18, age 19 & over, and Family entry.
5. Winners will be announced on October 30.

6. The winners in each division will receive Bison Bucks as prizes!
7. Pumpkins/gourds & accessories must be picked up by the time library closes on November 1. Any remaining entries/accessories will be discarded.
Contact the library with questions: 308-946-2512
Click here for Contest Entry Form and for more information

15 Reels of Microfilm Added to CCPL’s Digital Archives!

15 REELS of MICROFILM have just been ADDED to our DIGITAL ARCHIVES website! 😊👓💫📰📰📰💻
The reels that have been added are:
✔️Central City Republican-Nonpareil ~ Rolls #27-31 (12/22/60-4/7/66)
✔️Central City Nonpareil ~ Rolls #25-29 (12/17/36-12/21/44)
✔️The Palmer Journal ~ Rolls #14-18 (04/28/38-11/19/53)
Click here to access: http://centralcityne.advantage-preservation.com/
🔍The newspapers in the database are fully searchable by keyword and date (making it easy to quickly explore historical content). Use the archives to gain a local perspective on historical news, to research your family history, or to simply read about a person or event of interest. Additional pages will be added as the project progresses.📰
#DigitalArchives Advantage Archives #PreservingThePast #Digitization
http://libraries.ne.gov/centralcity/

September Challenge for Kids!

Kids, are you ready for a challenge this month?? Come to the library and check out 5 books to read. Then fill out a ticket for a chance to win a prize. Come back as often as you can after you read those 5 books. If you are reading chapter books, check out 2 chapter books and then fill out a ticket for a chance to win. You can enter each time you check out the required number of books. Good luck! We will draw for a winner on October 1.

Checkout Our NEW BOOKS!

NEW BOOKS!🤩👓📚
Please comment or call us (946-2512) to be put on hold for any of these items.
“The Ancestor” by Danielle Trussoni
“Anxious People” by Fredrik Backman (release date 9/8/20)
“The Chiffon Trenches: A Memoir” by Andre Leon Talley
“The Evening and the Morning: The Prequel to Pillars of the Earth” by Ken Follett (release date 9/15/20)
“The Exiles” by Christina Baker Kline
“Librarian Tales: Funny, Strange, and Inspiring Dispatches from the Stacks” by William Ottens (Release date 9/15/20)
“A Question of Betrayal: An Elena Standish Novel” by Anne Perry” (release date 9/8/20)
“Shadows in Death: An Eve Dallas Novel (In Death (51)” by JD Robb (release date 9/8/20)
“The Stone Wall” by Beverly Lewis (release date 9/8/20)
“Thick as Thieves” by Sandra Brown
“To Sleep in a Sea of Stars” by Christopher Paolini (release date 9/15/20)
“Until I Met You (Restoring Heritage)” by Tari Faris (release date 9/8/20)
“Welcome Home: A Cozy Minimalist Guide to Decorating and Hosting All Year Round” by @Myquillyn Smith (release date 9/15/20)
“One by One” by Ruth Ware (release date 9/8/20)
“Two Reasons to Run (The Pelican Harbor Series)” by Colleen Coble (release date 9/8/20)
“Jurassic Peck: A Branches Book (Kung Pow Chicken #5)” by Cyndi Marko (release date 9/15/20)

SUPER-COOL, NEW Literary – Inspired Artwork & Creations at CCPL!

Stop in and see WHAT’S NEW at YOUR Library!😲🌟
We have SUPER-COOL, NEW Literary – Inspired Artwork & Creations, throughout our building!
Enjoy this peek, at just a few! https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=1787076358108214
Our two new LITERARY SELFIE SIGNS are for all ages to enjoy.
Thanks for taking our Virtual Tour! Stop in and see the rest in person!😊
#VirtualTour #ChangingLivesEveryDay

Curbside Pick Up Continues at CCPL!

🚗CURBSIDE PICK UP SERVICE is continuing to be offered at CCPL during our open hours.😊🚐🌟
Call us at 946-2512, email cc.library.ne@gmail.com or place items on hold at: https://ccpl.pioneer.kohalibrary.com/ (using your card #) Contact us for your password).🚗

√ Summer Hours:Monday-Friday 10am-6pm, Saturday 10am-2pm
√ *Early Open Hours (for Vulnerable Populations):
Tuesdays & Thursdays 9:00am-10:00am (elderly, immunocompromised, pregnant women, and other at-risk patrons are welcome during our early open times).
#CurbsidePickUp ##ChangingLivesEveryDay

🚗CURBSIDE SERVICE Will Continue to be Offered at CCPL During Our Open Hours

Call us at 946-2512, email cc.library.ne@gmail.com or place items on hold at: https://ccpl.pioneer.kohalibrary.com/ (using your card #) Contact us for your password).🚗

√ *Summer Hours:Monday-Friday 10am-6pm, Saturday 10am-2pm
√ *Early Open Hours (for Vulnerable Populations):
Tuesdays & Thursdays 9:00am-10:00am (elderly, immunocompromised, pregnant women, and other at-risk patrons are welcome during our early open times).

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