Library Closed for Memorial Day

In observance of Memorial Day the Holdrege Area Public Library will be closed Monday May 29th, 2017.

Sign-up for “Build a Better World” continues

Sign-up for “Build a Better World” continues through June 3rd. Our “Family Summer Reading Program” offers great reading and fun activities for every age reader. Participants are asked to read (or be read to) for 30 minutes per day. Audiobooks and Overdrive are great alternatives for patrons who prefer to listen to stories instead of reading books. Activities for all ages are offered in June and July. For more information or to sign-up stop by the library or call 308-995-6556.

Summer Reading Program

It is that time of year again….the library’s Summer Reading Program has officially begun! Sign-ups start this week. There are programs for Kids, Teens and Adults. Plus there are prizes!

New Items at Library

Winter is over, Spring is here and Summer is right around the corner. To be better prepared for those long, lazy summer days here is a list of new items at the library.
DVDs
Machine Gun Preacher. Starring Gerard Butler this action-packed film tells the true story of a drug dealer turned savior in the war-torn lands of East Africa.
A Monster Calls. This family drama has an all-star cast and a forty foot imaginative monster.
Nine Lives . A fun family film about a cat.
Ghostbusters Answer the Call. An entertaining remake for the fans of the original Ghostbusters film.

Books
The Girl from Rawblood by Catriona Ward. A gothic read full of mystery, suspense, romance and ghosts.
No Easy Target by Iris Johansen. This best-selling romantic-suspense author has a new story full of twists, turns and of course, love.
Into the Water by Paula Hawkins. This is the latest from the best-selling author of The Girl on the Train.
Stolen Beauty by Laurie Lico Albanese. A novel around World War II and the art works of Gustav Klimt.
Against All Odds by Danielle Steel. A family drama of a mother trying to reconcile her children’s choices in life.
American War by Omar El Akkad. This is a dystopian novel for adults that are fans of the Divergent series.
The End of the Day by Claire North. Charlie is Death’s new assistant. This is a unique read on human nature.

Corrected Housing Survey Link

Here is the corrected link for the housing survey being conducted by PCDC. If you want your opinion heard you can take the survey here:
http://survey.constantcontact.com/survey/a07edyauwnbj0e1kpvn/start

Statehood Day

For more information about the State’s 150th and to get in on the celebration one can check out the following link:
https://ne150.org/statehoodday/