The library is hosting a fun, educational program through the Knox county extension office on drones. This class will be held after school on Monday May 4th for kids in kindergarten to 5th grade and it’s FREE!!!!
We are soooo excited to have the LEGO guy coming for our summer reading program on June 15th!!! Mark the date in your calendars because your kids will want to come to this! Below is some information about the LEGO guy and some pics of his work. More information will be sent home in May with the summer reading kits. See you then!
Lego Guy Information
- Curtis Mork, The Lego Guy, age 41
- Lego fan since age 6
- 10 years of experience working with libraries in 6 states
- Fun and interactive exhibits, presentations and creative workshops for children to get involved
- Travel thousands of miles to entertain and educate children on Lego
- Close to 500 Lego sets in the collection, mostly Star Wars and Lego City
- Work with children of all ages including senior citizens
- Been featured in many local and national newspaper stories.
Sign up now! Class size is limited to 25 people. This class is usually 35.00 per person but the library has decided to pay for half of the class fee so your cost will only be 17.50! Register online at: www.redroadherbs.com
The votes have been counted and the big winner of our Christmas tree decorating contest is… The Lego tree! Congratulations to the Lego club kids for their winning tree! And a huge thank you to everyone who participated and made our library look amazing this Christmas with the beautiful trees
Judy Carlson will have a quilting class starting on August 8 at 7pm. The first class is free. Call the library for more information if needed.
Judy Carlson will be teaching a Genealogy class at the library on June 9th from 6:30-9:30 pm. The cost of the class is $10.00 and preregistration is required. Call the library at 586-2454 to register. Class size is limited and there are only a few spots left.
The library will be hosting an IPAD class on January 26th, 2016. To register for this class please call 1-800-348-9033 ext. 7000
In this class you will learn how to use an IPAD for emailing, browsing the web, managing time, getting directions, taking notes, taking photos, and listening to music. Also learn about free applications that can be downloaded to your device.
Other upcoming classes include: Basic Computer III on February 1st, Smartphone Applications on February 3rd, and Digital Photography I on February 24th. Use the same phone # to register for any of these classes. If you have a class in mind you would like to see the library host please contact us at 402-586-2454 and we will do our best to get it.
Did you have a child that attended our summer reading program ? If you did they are eligible to be entered in a drawing for $529.00 college scholarship from the Nebraska library commission! All you have to do is let Wendy at the library know you want your child entered in the drawing before August 19th. They are going to have 15 winners in our area so there is a good chance someone from our library could win! AND if one of our library’s children gets picked our library will also get $250.00. So give us a call, we just need your child’s name and your home phone #.