Oct 01

Storytime Friday, Oct. 2nd @ 11:15 a.m.

Children’s Storytime officially begins this Friday, October 2nd @ 11:15 a.m.  Barb Soukup will host Storytime on the 1st and 3rd Friday each month.

Children ages 5 years of age and younger are welcome to come and join us for a story or two and a fun craft.

See you there

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Oct 01

Angel Quilt on display

IMG_2501This beautiful Angel Quilt is now on display at the library. The quilt was made by Lucille Jarman of Wahoo and quilted by Michelle Mueller of Fremont.  Lucille is a member of the Material Girls Quilt Guild of North Bend. They welcome new members.


Stop by and see it today!


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Oct 01

Keene Memorial Library event

Keene Memorial Library is proud to present….

Tuesday, October 6th at 7pm @ Keene Memorial Library in Fremont will host western history author and lecturer Jeff Barnes’ “Buffalo Bill’s Nebraska” covers Cody’s arrival in Nebraska as an army scout and follows him through his career as a hunting guide, rancher, performer, senator, colonel, and showman while on his way to becoming the most famous person in the world.  Sponsored by Humanities Nebraska

Enjoy the FREE 45-minute presentation

Go to the Keene Memorial website for more information, or give them a call


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Sep 12

Reminder to download your 3 free songs for the week

Have you downloaded your 3 free songs for the week?  They are yours to keep, FREE with your North Bend Public Library card.  Click on the link at the right and learn more.  powered by Freegal

Tell your friends.

The Freegal Music mobile app is FREE in the Apple App Store and in Google Play.



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Aug 03

Monday Funday photo update

Here are a few photos from our Monday Funday events @ your library.

We had fun with Lego build day and Science Flubber day.  Fun and a little mess!IMG_2475 IMG_2474 IMG_2471 IMG_2470 IMG_2469 IMG_2468 IMG_2467 IMG_2466 IMG_2465 IMG_2464 IMG_2463 IMG_2462 IMG_2461 IMG_2460 IMG_2459 IMG_2457

Monday Funday Lego Day and Science Day

Monday Funday Lego Day and Science Day

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Jul 18

Stuffed Animal Sleepover hijinks fun @ your library

The library hosted the first Stuffed Animal Sleepover @ the library!.  Patrons allowed their favorite stuffed animal to stay the night at the library. The security camera’s caught the hijinks and tomfoolery during the sleepover.  More photos are available on the library face book page at www.facebook.com/pages/north-bend-public-library…enjoy the fun


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Jul 18

Summer Reading Program Community Hero Day

The theme for the last day of the Summer Reading Program was Community Heroes.  Our local volunteer fire department offered to come and give a safety lesson, let us squirt the water hose and tour the smoke filled trailer. It wasn’t real smoke, but it acted like it.  It was fun and interesting.  Here are a few photos of the event and more can be found on the library face book page at www.facebook.com/pages/north-bend-public-library


Thank you – North Bend Volunteer Fire Department for the great lessons and and being there when we need you!!!

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Jul 14

Summer Reading Program- Super Science Fun


Summer Reading Program…Super Science Fun.

Mentos and diet cola experiment…Oh what fun



And we even tested a diet cola mentos rocket car! 


How many breaths to inflate this bag?  Just one


Fun With Elephant Toothpaste….it almost worked!


bubble Fun

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Painting with Bubbles and food coloring!

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Jun 22

Super Animals event was a hit!

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Here are a few images of our Super Animals and all the fun activities @ your library.  We learned about the proper way to approach a dog, pet adoption, the Dodge County Humane Society, therapy animals and more. Our super power this week was giving back to the humane society.  We made simple dog treats which will be donated to the humane society once the dry.  We made over 60 treats and it was easy peasy!

Rolled Oats Peanut Butter No Bake Dog Treats

1 cup peanut butter

1/2 cup milk

3 cups rolled oats, not cooked

We cut the recipe in half and placed peanut butter and oats in gallon zip loc bags, mixed together-through the bag for about 5 minutes. Then added the milk and mixed some more until it was the consistency of cookie dough. Some of the bags needed more milk.  The actual recipe called for us to mix the pb and milk first, but we were on a time schedule and it worked this way, too.

Then rolled and molded the dough into balls or shapes for the treats. Dry on wax paper and then share with your favorite furry friend!



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Jun 18

TRIP Paranormal event was very fun

Our hosts, Nate and Kaliegh, pictured with Jan Vopalensky and Judy Kleopfer, gave an excellent presentation about their experiences with paranormal activities.  check out their web site at www.tripparanormal.com, like them on Face Book and follow them on twitter.  On the web site you can follow big foot cams, get information and email them questions and more.  Thanks for a great show Nate and Kaliegh and thank you to everyone who came to the event!





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