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Astronomy for the Rest of Us: Free Noon Program on June 7

Not all of us have access to a telescope and definitely not the Hubble Telescope to see the stars.  In our next free noon program, Les Green will present: “Astronomy for the Rest of Us-Amateur Astronomy”. Originally used as a calendar to know when to plant or harvest crops, humans have studied the stars for […]

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Wow! May will be a busy month at the library.

May Happenings at the North Platte Public Library Saturday, May 4th 9:30 AM-10:30 AM: Reading Pawtners: Children in grades K-5th can come read to a 4-legged friend.  Rock’N Paws therapy dogs will be at the North Platte Public Library waiting to be read a story! Come early to reserve your reading time! Saturday, May 4th: […]

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Noon Programs Resume with Program on Bees

Bees By Shelly Deardoff 12:00 PM, Thursday, March 7 Shelly Deardoff, our Young Adult Librarian, will present the first noon program this year.  Shelly, in her spare time, is a beekeeper, and has started a small home business, “Sassy Pants Honey”.  She is also our “Maker It Monday” coordinator and the March 18th craft will be […]

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Humanities Nebraska Speaker on October 18th

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Sept. 27 Noon Program on the Ultimate Book Collector

Many people are book collectors but Thursday’s program will introduce you to a man who was a bibliomaniac!  You will not want to miss this story.   We have plenty of seats left. The North Platte Public Library will bring a very special program to the library at 12:00 PM, Thursday, September 27, titled “The Amazing Library […]

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