Mar 292013

There are literary events happening all across Nebraska!  Sometimes there are extraordinary things happening in your backyard and you aren’t even aware of what you’re missing out on.  Here is a list of just some of the upcoming events:

Louder Than a Bomb: Omaha Youth Poetry Festival   March 17-April 20…..Omaha (contact:,

National Poetry Month  April……Nationwide   (

Nebraska Book Festival   April 5-6…..Omaha (contact: Matt Mason, 402-453-5711,, http://bookfestival,, BookFestival )

Wine, Writers & Song Festival  April 12-14…..Brownville   (

29th Annual Adult Spelling Bee   April 23…..Lincoln  ( )

31st Annual Neihardt Spring Conference   April 27……Bancroft   (

Buffalo Commons Storytelling Festival    May 31- June 1…… McCook   ( )

58th Annual Willa Cather Spring Converence, featuring O Pioneers!   May 31-June 1…..Red Cloud ( )

Story Catcher 2013 Summer Writer’s Workshop and Festival   May 28-June 1…..Chadron  ( )



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Mar 262013

We strive to keep our shelves stocked with new material for our patrons. Stop in to check out the latest books and movies!

“An Invisible Thread – The true story of an 11-yr-old panhandler, a busy sales executive, and an unlikely meeting with destiny” by Laura Schroff and Alex Tresniowski
“Dark Places” by Gillian Flynn
“Flight Behavior” by Barbara Kingsolver
“Tenth of December” by George Saunders
“The Sins of the Mother” by Danielle Steel
“The Twelve Tribes of Hattie” by Ayana Mathis
“The Storyteller” by Jodi Picoult

The latest dvds to arrive include:
‘Wreck-It Ralph”
‘The Twilight Saga – Breaking Dawn Part 2’
‘The Avengers’
‘Brave’ and ‘Skyfall’


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Mar 262013

02Books enrich our lives in so many ways, not only are they good for our health, because reading increases confidence and can help to alleviate depression, but books also enlighten, educate, entertain and inform. And what’s more libraries provide that free, to one and all.

Mar 212013

Welcome to the Loup City Library’s website!  We are excited to have it up and running.  We hope you take advantage of our site to keep up-to-date on the latest library news.  Check in often to find out our hours, log into our online catalog to check out the library’s materials, put in a request for a book you wish us to have on hand, or take a look at our most recent activities!

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