This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is IMG_2062-BLUR-768x1024.jpgSummer got off to a great start with Culbertson Library’s Summer Reading Club held during June.

Over the course of the four weeks of Thursday sessions, children ages 7 through 12 participated in an animal-focused program, “Tales and Tails.” Discussions and crafts were led by Kim Cook, 4-H Youth Development Extension Educator for Hitchcock, Dundy, and Hayes Counties, Extension Intern Ellie Jarecke, and Mary Hagan.

A highlight of the program came in Week 3 (“At Your Service”) when Officer James McCain from the Nebraska State Patrol brought his canine partner, Police Service Dog (PSD) Lee and explained the work they do together.

PSD Lee demonstrated his drug-sniffing and tracking skills, and Officer McCain explained the background and training of dogs that work with the State Patrol.

Officer McCain also conducted a lively discussion with the kids. He explained the law enforcement gear attached to his vest, told stories of some of his and Lee’s exciting searches and arrests, and answered their questions. 




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Library News

Welcome to the updated website for The Culbertson Public Library! Please visit us often to check our website for calendar events, books and DVDs that are new each month, and library closings. Our intent is to make the library feel like a second home, where everyone is welcome to read, relax,  and enjoy.  Keep an eye out for new activities coming in the future!

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Library Hours

Culbertson Public Library hours:

Tuesday/Wednesday – 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Friday/Saturday –  10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Pre-school Storytime – Friday during school year -10:30- 11:00 a.m. Ages 3-5
Lego Club – Tuesday during school year – 3:30 – 4:30 All school age children
Adult Book Club – Third Tuesday of every month during the school year 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.

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Internet catalog

The library is now online:  if you go to the Librarything website shown on this webpage, you will be able to view all books available at our library. Check it out!!


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