It was very nearly standing room only at our author event kicking off our Nebraska Reading Challenge on Thursday evening (September 22) with Tom Adamson reading from his latest collection of poetry. We are now ready to roll out our reading challenge!
Nebraska turns 150 years old on March 1, and we are celebrating Nebraska books! You can find a statewide reading challenge at http://www.nebraska.150books.org, but our challenge adapts the list to include more books from our own collection and highlights more “close to home” authors.
Read 6 books from the Valley Library Nebraska Book Challenge (copies available at the library) and you may enter the drawing for one of four $25 gift cards from Barnes & Noble! Completed forms are due by February 28 and the drawing will be held on March 1. We also have a version of the reading challenge for children, and they may enter the drawing as well!