Applicant must be a High School student in 11th or 12th grade or a college student thinking about becoming a Librarian or Media Specialist as a job career. All applications will be considered but preference will be given to those with an interest in becoming a Librarian or Media Specialist. The Student Internship will work thirteen hours a week for 10 weeks. Starting May 27, 2014 through July 31, 2014. Student will work Tuesdays and Thursdays every week from 9:30 a.m. to 12 noon. The intern will have a 30 minute lunch and return to work from 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Student will be required to work one Saturday, July 26, 2014 for the summer reading party in the Shelby Park from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. This Internship pays a stipend of $1,000 total. Stop by the Shelby Community Library for a application. Applications due by May 5, 2014.
We have five lucky winners Myrla Grossnicklaus, Christy Varra, Sanjuana Marquez, Stephen Havlovec & Tyson Micek. They won the sticky Note Blocks that say I Love Books. Congratulation’s!
April 13-19 is National Library Week. Stop by the Shelby Community Library and win a prize by correctly answering the library trivia question of the day. You can also sign up to win door prizes. FREE REFRESHMENTS & COOKIES will be available Wednesday, April 16th from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. The drawing for door prizes will be held Saturday, April 19 at noon.
Any new adult patron who stops by the library and does not already have a library account will get a free gift for filling out a library account application. If a current adult library patron brings in an adult that is not already a Shelby library patron and that person signs up for an account both will get a free gift.
The Shelby Community Library Children’s Story Hour will be Thursday, March 13, at 3:30 p.m. Children ages Preschool through second grade are invited to attend.
The Spring book fair will be held from March 3-March 12, 2014. We are excited to have new books for our students and patrons to purchase. Each book bought will provide Scholastic Dollars which are used to buy new books for the library. The book fair runs concurrent with Parent-Teacher conferences to enable students and their parents to look at the large variety of books offered at the fair. The selection includes fiction and nonfiction titles for ages preschool through 6th grade with some adult and young adult titles. The book fair is open during normal school hours and is open during parent-teacher conferences until 8:00 pm. Teachers pick out books that parents and student may purchase for classrooms. There are lots of ways to support the library during the book fair. Please feel free to come in and browse!
Check out the Nebraska overdrive for best sellers and classics. You can download audio books & eBooks anytime, anywhere. This service is FREE for Shelby Community Library patrons and is available 24/7 from your library’s website. http://libraries.ne.gov/shelby/ The returns are automatic. NO late fees! All you need is an internet connection and a library card. It’s easy to download the books: 1. Browse the selection of books 2. Check out 3. Download. Enjoy titles on your computer, Tablet, MP3 player, ipod, iphone, or eReader. Just stop in at the Shelby Community Library to get your pin number. Then click on the square box that says Download audio books & eBooks on left hand side of the library website.