NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK

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     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.

 

EASTER STORY HOUR

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MARCH STORY HOUR

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.

SCHOLASTIC BOOK FAIR

 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!

NEW BOOKS

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STORY HOUR

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DOWNLOAD FREE eBOOKS ON YOUR TABLET OR eREADER

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.

 

NEW BOOKS FOR DECEMBER

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GENTLY USED BOOK SALE

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Come in early to get the best selection. We have gently used books. Children paperback books are .50 cents, and hard cover books are $1. Adult paperback books $1, hard cover books are $3. Proceeds will benefit your library! Sale now through January 6, 2014.

WINNERS OF THE CHRISTMAS DOOR PRIZES

Christmas at the library was very fun! We had over 140 people show up to See Santa and Mrs. Claus along with participating the Four Corners Health Department health event. Children who won books: Logan Pospisil, Mackenzie Kuns, Alexa Stewart and Rylie Carter. Children who won posters: Alex carter, Jenna Potter, Alison Nekl, Natilie Martensen, Jaimee Paddock, Rowdy Truska, Jon Velazquez and Mauricio Velazquez. Adult book winners: Lori Klitz, Mary Paddock, Steve Stewart and Nancy Martensen.

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