April 19, 2021, 9:00 AM
Take our Oscar Challenge in April! There are two ways to play.
How many Academy Award-winning Best Picture films have you seen...
in your lifetime?
You can enter by filling out a challenge sheet. Pick one up by the Oscar display on the library's main level or print one from home. Return your completed sheet to the front desk by 5:00 pm on May 7 for a chance to win one of four prize packages. Winners will be randomly selected.
April 19, 2021, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Nebraska author Jonis Agee will be the featured speaker at this year's Virtual Book Club Festival. She is the author of twelve books, including five collections of short fiction, six novels, and a book of poetry. Three of her books – Bend This Heart, Sweet Eyes, and Strange Angels – were named New York Times Notable Books.
Jonis currently teaches at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She lives in Omaha on the bluffs above the Missouri River with her husband, Brent Spencer, where they have founded a literary press, Brighthorse Books, publishing fiction and poetry books. Her latest novel, The Bones of Paradise, was published in August 2016 by William Morrow.
Book club members: please email Sarah (firstname.lastname@example.org) or call 308-233-3256 to reserve your seat
Include first & last name, email address, and name of book club group
Non-book club members: register online starting April 1