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Posted on: May 24, 2023

Celebrate Kearney Summer Kickoff at Kearney Public Library


Mark your calendars for Thursday, June 1 to kick off the annual summer programming and reading challenge at the library! We have reading challenges and programs for all ages! The library is open on June 1 from 9am to 9pm.

Kickoff day includes:

  • All-day: Pick up a Readopoly challenge sheet or print one from our website
  • All-day: Watch our Facebook page and enter to win door prizes
  • 2:30pm: Bike helmet fitting for kids and adults with CHI Health and Safe Kids – while supplies last! $10 suggested donation.
  • 4:00-6:00pm: Kearney Community Showcase! Visit with local community helpers and learn about their jobs. Get a stamp at each booth and turn in your passport for a chance at a prize. 
  • 4:00-6:00pm: Meet the therapy dogs from our Paws to Read program!
  • 4:00-6:00pm: Giveaway prizes for in-person visitors – while supplies last! The first 200 youth will receive a free book from Modern Woodmen of America!

Check out our events page or pick up a newsletter to see all the activities that will be available this summer! The library is located at 2020 First Avenue. Library hours are 9am-9pm Monday through Thursday, 9am-5pm Friday and Saturday, and 1pm-5pm on Sunday. For more information call 308-233-3282 or visit

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