White Table Display at CC Public Library Through November 11

CONGRATS to the Winners of Our Literary Pumpkin Design Contest!

Enter Our Literary Pumpkin Decorating Contest!

Central City Public Library is hosting a pumpkin/gourd
decorating contest!

1. Decorate a pumpkin or gourd (real or artificial) like your favorite BOOK CHARACTER (or with a literary theme).
2. Pumpkins or gourds may be painted, hot glued, decorated, colored, etc. CARVED PUMPKIN/GOURD SUBMISSIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED!
3. Entries must be dropped off for display at CC Public Library from October 19- October 24. They will remain on display until October 29, for the public to have a chance to vote for “People’s Choice Awards.”
4. Feel free to work alone, with friends, or with family. Only one entry per division: age 12 & under, age 13-18, age 19 & over, and Family entry.
5. Winners will be announced on October 30.

6. The winners in each division will receive Bison Bucks as prizes!
7. Pumpkins/gourds & accessories must be picked up by the time library closes on November 1. Any remaining entries/accessories will be discarded.
Contact the library with questions: 308-946-2512
Click here for Contest Entry Form and for more information

September Challenge for Kids!

Kids, are you ready for a challenge this month?? Come to the library and check out 5 books to read. Then fill out a ticket for a chance to win a prize. Come back as often as you can after you read those 5 books. If you are reading chapter books, check out 2 chapter books and then fill out a ticket for a chance to win. You can enter each time you check out the required number of books. Good luck! We will draw for a winner on October 1.

Enter Our Disguise a Gingerbread Man Contest!

Who: There will be 3 categories, PS-3rd grade, 4th-8th grade, High School/Adults

What: Help the Gingerbread Man escape by disguising him/her as your favorite book character!

When: Starting Dec. 9, you can pick up a Gingerbread Man template at the library, print the template that’s shown here, or use your own.  Then turn in your finished project by Dec. 14 before 2 p.m. Make sure your name is on the back.

How: Use any crafty materials you want to disguise your gingerbread man.

Patrons of the library will be able to vote on their favorite disguise Dec. 16 –  21. There will be a prize given to the person with the most votes in each category! 

Have  fun!



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