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………………………….
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!!!!!!
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.
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
Jed Crawford, Brook Long, Ryder King
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
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.
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.
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.
Come join us Thursday (May 5) from 7:00-7:45 pm for an evening of stories, songs and fun. Miss Diane will be reading stories to get you ready to head to bed. Wear your pajamas and brnig the entire family. We will also have some milk and cookies to help off to DREAMLAND.
Winners in the National Library Week book drawing include: Kaden Wilhelmson, Brooklyn Tidyman, Abel Wilson, Paige Broomfield, Leah Warren, Everett Hansen, Nathaniel Moseman, Ivy Bogardus, Addison Randel and Aleigh Randel. Winners in the adult category were: Shelbi Hazlitt, Shelley Wilkinson, Nancy Buresh, Pat Unger, Terra Michaelis, Donna Stetler, Rose Dickerson, Sarah Wolford, Linda Hansing and Lory Power. Congrats to all.
National Library Week will be celebrated April 10-16 at the McCook Public Library. Key chains, pens and a book drawing will be held throughout the week.
Monday (April 11) – “Let us Bag Your Books”
Tuesday (April 12) National Library Workers Day
Wednesday (April 13), “Let Us Bag You Something Sweet”
Thursday (April 14) 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Celebration (watch for your invitation)
Friday(April 15) “Cookies in a Bag”.
Come and enjoy the different activities and help celebrate YOUR LIBRARY!!!!!
Watch for Children’s Book Week to be held May 2-6, 2016/
Come and enjoy an evening of poetry at the McCook Public Library to help celebrate April as National Poetry Month. The Library has join with the McCook High School and the Buffalo Common Storytelling and Music Festival planning committee. The event will Tuesday, April 5th from 7-8 p.m. Ginny Odenbach, McCook’s poet Laureate will be the featured speaker. High school students include: Stephen Hoffman, Brandon Molczyk, Hope Rowe, Rachell Jones and Tim Brinamen. Anyone with poetry to present is encouraged to attend. Refreshments will be served.