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Reminder of THANKSGIVING HOURS

Thanksgiving hours are:

Wednesday       Nov. 23         9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Thursday          Nov. 24         Happy Thanksgiving-Closed

Friday               Nov. 25           Closed

Saturday          Nov. 26           Closed

Have a Happy Thanksgiving, enjoy time with family and friends from the staff at the McCook City Library!!!!!

       Jody          Lois          Diane       Tracy       Dorothea        Reggie          LaVonne

 

HAPPY HALLOWEEN CANDY WINNERS

     Boy! The candy went fast. Congrats to the following who received a jack-o-lantern bag of candy: Dorothy Stevens, Truman Hancock, Izzy Clause, Natalie Dame, Isaac Snyder, Damien Peacock, Scott Milheiser, Mary Dueland, Ashlynn Latimer, John Hanson, Adyn Meyer, and Cliff Clapp. Winner of the Pumpkin full of candy was Quentin Terry.

Back to Winter Hours

McCook City Library will begin winter hours on Tuesday, September 6th.

Hours are:

Monday-Thursday- 9:00 am-8:00 pm

Friday and Saturday- 9:00 am-5:00 pm

Sunday- Closed

LABOR DAY CLOSING

The McCook City Library will be closed Saturday, September 3 and Monday, September 5 for the Labor Day holiday. Enjoy your weekend with family and friends.

GREAT BOOKS FOR GREAT KIDS

  Eat at Runza and help us out!!!!

     Once again Runza is helping us with providing funds for books for the children’s section. On TUESDAY, AUGUST 23rd Runza will be donating 10% of its sales toward books.

   Runza Restaurant has been a long time supporter of reading.”Reading is vital to lifelong success and provides an excellent opportunity for families to spend time together.” stated Becky Perrett, Director of Marketing for Runza National. “Donating fiunds for books and promoting literacy is an important endeavor for children and the community.”

Runza Restaurants -famous for the Runza sandwich with its delicious blend of ground beef, cabbage, onions and secret spices baked inside homemade bread; made wit-to-order hamburgers; and homemade onion rings-operates and franchises 83 restaurants in Nebraska (78), Colorado(1), Iowa(2) and Kansas(2)

COME OUT TO RUNZA ON TUESDAY, AUGUST 23 AND SUPPORT YOUR LIBRARY………………………….

CRAZY DAYS SALE AT THE LIBRARY

COME CHECK OUT OUR BOOK SALE DURING CRAZY DAYS. The sale will be Thursday 8:30 am-7 pm; Friday 8:30 am-5 pm and Saturday 8:30 am-5 pm.

We have books of all types and DVDs.   Come Check it Out!!!!!!

Join TEAM HENRY for an Author Visit

McCook City Library Invites You to Join TEAM HENRY for an Author Visit on Monday, July 18, 2016 at 10 a.m.  Dr. Pierre Rouzier is riding his bike from the coast of Oregon to Boston, Massachusetts. He will be stopping to discuss his book “Henry Gets Moving.” Henry the Hamster is a young boy who overcomes his obesity challenge with an active lifestyle and healthy eating habits.

Dr. Rouzier will present those in attendance with a book and Peg Brooks will provide a snack.

COME  JOIN TEAM HENRY   COME JOIN TEAM HENRY   COME JOIN TEAM HENRY   COME JOIN TEAM HENRY

  SEE YOU MONDAY, JULY 18 AT 10 a.m.

 

Colorful Colored Monkeys Contest Winners

Winners of the coloring contest for Children’s Book Week celebrating  “YEAR OF THE MONKEY.”

3 years or younger

Penelope Schmick, Addison Reichert, Patrick Welton

4 years

Jed Crawford, Brook Long, Ryder King

5 years

Emma McConville. Nolan Yilk, Hannah Ralston

6 & 7 years

Alizah Reynolds, Jacob Harms, Kenzie Michaelis

8 & 9 years

Calista Carney, Elizabeth McConville, Camryn Yilk

10, 11 and 12 years

Jonas Sommerville, Emily Alberts, Ethan Spencer

13 and Up

Emma Wilhelmson

 

Who Won the Big Jar of Candy?

Winner of the jar full of candy was Jaxyn Warburton. Others receiving a cupful of candy included: Mitch Harms, Sadie Lepper, Alice Weber, Emmet Madigan, Makayla Pate, Isabella Weiser, Kylan Wonder, Zoe Carson, Deacon Kinne, Avery Broomfield, Paige Broomfield, Corbyn Jordan, Brekkan Jordan, Riley O’Brien, Kinzley Morgan, Janaya Forah, Corbin Shaw, Lily Spencer, Rebecca Peterson, Cinamon Hazlitt,Kendall Miller, Kimberly Johnson, Ashlyn Latimer. Rilan Monzon, and Cole Graham.

Summer Reading Sign-up May 2-27, 2016

Sign-up now for McCook City  Library’s Summer Reading Program. Theme for this year’s program will be “On Your Mark, Get Set, READ.” Different weeks will be: Hop, Skip, Jump; Year of the Monkey; Sports Bonanza; Off to the Races; Around the World Games; Exercise is Good for You; Olympic Trials and Gold Medal Winners.

Groups include:

Kindergartners Unite (for those going into Kindergarten)

Tuesday Mornings 10:00-11:30am

June 7th-July 26th

1st and 2nd Grades

Tuesday Afternoons 1:30-3:00pm

June 7-July 26th

3rd and 4th Grades

Thursday Afternoons 1:30-3:00pm

June 9th-July 28th

5th and 6th Grades

Wednesday Afternoons 1:30-3:00pm

June 8th-July 27th

Must have a current and active Library card. Any questions please call 345-1906.