September 4, 2018, 9:00 AM - September 16, 2018, 5:00 PM
Patrons may bring non-perishable food items to the library or bookmobile, and in exchange, the library will waive late fines from their accounts. The food will be donated to the Mid-Nebraska Food Bank. One donated food item will waive $1 of library fines. Patrons may donate multiple items. Fees related to lost, damaged, or interlibrary loan materials are not eligible to be waived. Expired food items will not be accepted. Food items must be brought in to the main desk during open hours, or to the bookmobile.
September 10, 2018, 9:00 AM - September 16, 2018, 5:00 PM
Give it your best shot and guess the number of caramel apple suckers in the guessing jar! Then count the paper apples hidden all around the youth area for a chance to win a prize!
September 12, 2018, 10:00 AM
Stamp your name or favorite phrase on a metal tag. Use it as a backpack charm, a keychain, or on a necklace. We'll be using metal stamping tools to create this project. Registration required. Grades 5 & up.
September 12, 2018, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Get your creative juices flowing in this watercolor class. Each month we'll brush up our watercolor skills working with different themes. Our instructor, Amanda, will lead each class before encouraging students to branch off on their own. Registration required.
September 12, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
This presentation, by Todd Kerstetter, will examine how people have dealt with flooding in the Elkhorn and Platte river basins and how the nature of flooding disasters has changed over time. Todd teaches at Texas Christian University in Fort Worth.
You are invited to the continuing "Brown Bag" series, hosted by the library, in partnership with the UNK History Department and Nebraska State Historical Society. Feel free to bring your lunch with you. Snacks and beverages are provided.
September 12, 2018, 4:00 PM
Listen to the story "Ten Apples Up on Top" by Theo LeSieg and create an apple craft. Parents and caregivers are welcome to assist their child with the craft. Registration is required. Grades PreK-5.