Jan 16

Library closed Tuesday, January 17th

The North Bend Public Library is closed on Tuesday, January 17th, since the NBC schools are closed due to the ice storm.  Our FREE public wi-fi is still available outside of the building.

We will try it again on Wednesday. Keep your fingers crossed!

Thank you.

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Jan 14

January Memory Quilt on display

The January Quilt is now on display.  This quilt is a memory quilt and was made for Butch Ott by his sister-in-law, Patti Nelson from Carthage, Missouri, for his 60th birthday.  It is a collection of pictures and drawings depicting events in his life.  the design is original and was created to allow for the different sizes and scale of the items to be included.

The finished quilt was hand quilted with corn stalks in the borders.

This quilt is a result of listening to the stories of the people around us.  Memory quilts are a unique gift and just as much fun for those who plan them and sew them as the recipient of the quilts

The Materials Girls Quilt Guild meets the 2nd Monday of the month at the St. Peter Lutheran Church at 7:00pm.  All are welcome to join.

Permanent link to this article: http://libraries.ne.gov/northbend/2017/01/14/january-memory-quilt-on-display/

Jan 14

If school closes due to weather, we will close, too

Just a reminder that if the North Bend Public Schools are closed due to weather…..the library will close also.

If the school lets out early due to bad weather….we will close also.

Please keep that in mind before you go out in the weather or before you send your children to the library.

Stay safe everyone!

 

Permanent link to this article: http://libraries.ne.gov/northbend/2017/01/14/if-school-closes-due-to-weather-we-will-close-too/

Dec 09

Christmas Tree Quilts adorn the Library

Material Girls Quilt Guild is an area quilting club that has quilters of all levels.  They enjoy quilting and new members are always welcome.  They were kind enough to display their recent project of Christmas Tree wall hangings at your library.  Stop in and see them today.  thank you ladies for sharing your gifts with the community!

Made by Lucille Jarman of Wahoo ~

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Made by Jolene Siebels of Cedar Bluffs

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Made by Deb Mullally, North Bend

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Made Bev Greuber of North Bend

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Made by Al Ott of Morse Bluff

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Made by Shelly Martin, Hooper

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Made by Karan Kavan of Morse Bluff

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Made by Shirley Sacket of Cedar Bluffs

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And Pat Philbrick of Scribner made this quilt…

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here are other photos of the quilts…

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Permanent link to this article: http://libraries.ne.gov/northbend/2016/12/09/christmas-tree-quilts-adorn-the-library/

Dec 09

December Quilt has arrived

Material Girls Quilt Guild member, Deb Mullally brought a quilt in for our monthly display.  Deb made this quilt a few years ago.  Stop in and see it….and our other Christmas Quilt decorations from the Material Girls Quilt Guild

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Permanent link to this article: http://libraries.ne.gov/northbend/2016/12/09/december-quilt-has-arrived/

Dec 09

Story Time Creations

Barb Soukup is our Story Time leader and she does such an awesome job!  Voices, costumes, singing, hopping and giggles are all part of her Story Time.  Here are a few of the fun crafts enjoyed by the kids.

 

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Permanent link to this article: http://libraries.ne.gov/northbend/2016/12/09/story-time-creations/

Dec 09

November Bow Tie Quilt

In case you missed it….. Here are photos of the November Bow Tie Quilt on loan from Doug Rasmusen.

 

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Permanent link to this article: http://libraries.ne.gov/northbend/2016/12/09/november-bow-tie-quilt/

Oct 31

Cooking up something new @ your Library

The library is cooking up something new! Our newest Librarian, Julie, has a real passion and talent for everything about cooking. She will be leading our newest adventure at your Library….A Cookbook club, named Book and Spoon Cookbook Club!
First get together is Sunday, November 13th at 2pm in the library community room. Come and taste a few dishes and talk about what you would like to learn from this club.
Read the flyer below and if you have any questions, just let us know.

 

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Permanent link to this article: http://libraries.ne.gov/northbend/2016/10/31/cooking-up-something-new-your-library/

Oct 31

New materials for your reading pleasure

Here are some of the titles of our most recent additions our collection.  They are ready for check out now.  More titles will be available soon.  And don’t forget all the titles via ebook and eaudiobook – available through Overdrive.

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Permanent link to this article: http://libraries.ne.gov/northbend/2016/10/31/new-materials-for-your-reading-pleasure/

Oct 31

Meet our newest Librarian – Julie Markvicka

Have you met our newest Librarian?  Julie Markvicka will work on Mondays and Tuesdays from 1pm – 630pm.  She is married and has 4 grown children and two grandchildren.  Her hobbies include cooking, reading and traveling.  Stop in and meet her

 

 

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Permanent link to this article: http://libraries.ne.gov/northbend/2016/10/31/meet-our-newest-librarian-julie-markvicka/

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