Spring Coloring Contest

The library is holding a coloring contest for Kindergarten — 6th grade. The contest begins April 9th and lasts till April 30th. Coloring pages are available at the library for anyone that is interested. A winner will be chosen from each grade level and the winners will receive prizes.

Win the Book Bag Contest!

Come in now and participate in the library’s “Win the Book Bag Contest.”   This contest goes on during the months of February and March and ends March 29.  Readers ages 18 and older are invited to enter their name and book titles into a drawing and have a chance to win a book bag filled with great surprises.   Call the library for more details.

Upcoming class

Debra Sindt will be pressing Medicare Info Class at 6.00 P.M. on February 8th. This class will be held at the library and is free . To register call the library at 308-473-3425.

Story Time

Story time at the library will be on Tuesdays from 10-11 A.M. starting February 6,2018. Ages 3-Prek. To register your child please call the C.B.Preston Memorial Library at 308-473-3425 or 308-991-6331.

January is Soup Month

January is national Soup Month. To celebrate the library will be giving away mugs filled with soup mixes.  Giveaway starts on Tuesday, January 16th and will last until all the mugs have been given away.


The library has the application forms for the 2018 Summer Scholarship from the Central Community College. If anyone is interested they can just drop by and pick one up.

100 Year of Service 1917-2017 Get Ready to Celebrate

You are invited to celebrate 100 years of Library service!!

When: Sunday, September 10, 2017 at the library

Time 2:00 pm


  •  Dedication Speech that was given by James McClean Preston Sept. 11, 1917
  • Antique Appraiser(bring items to be critiques FREE)
  • Special Postal Cancelation
  • Refreshments!