Calendar & Events

Hours: Mon-Thu 9am-9pm/Fri & Sat 9am-5pm/Sun 1-5pm

The library will be closed on August 31st and September 1st for Labor Day.

The library has new art on display for August and September featuring paintings by Donna Ament and Patricia Kounkel and glass works by Kristi Pederson.

The 12th Annual RUNZA Great Books for Great Kids is September 16th. Dine at the Runza by the library and 15% of the sales will be donated to the library to purchase children’s books!

Youth Events

Story Times

Please join us for our Story Times filled with age-appropriate stories, songs, and finger plays! Check the calendar for dates and details. Please provide advance notice if you want to bring a large group to a Story Time. Always alert staff to any food allergies before allowing children to participate in the programs. When Papillion/LaVista Schools are closed due to inclement weather, programming will not be held.

August Calendar           September Calendar

Adult Events

August 21st, 10-11am – Fun with Friends is a program for adults with special needs featuring exciting learning opportunities, music, and crafts. Adults must be accompanied by a caregiver. To register or for additional information, call (402)898-8830.

August 26th, 6-7pm – As part of the Retirement Transitions series, a certified long term care planner and an attorney will be leading an Estate Planning seminar at the library. Please register by calling (402)597-2040.

Book Clubs

Brown Baggers meets every 3rd Wednesday at 12:00pm in Meeting Room 50.

Our next book is Man Killed by Pheasant by local author John Price.

Bonding With Bindings meets every 2nd Thursday at 7:00pm in Meeting Room 50.

Forever Young Book Club (a book club for adults who enjoy young adult literature) will be discussing The Maze Runner by James Dashner on August 19th at 7pm. Pick up a copy of this month’s book at the library front desk.

Club Knit

Club Knit meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month at 6:30 pm. (Beginners and experienced knitters get together to knit.)

Holiday Closings

  • Labor Day (August 31st & September 1st, 2014)
  • Veterans’ Day (November 11th)
  • Thanksgiving (November 27th & 28th, 2014)
  • Christmas Eve at 1:00pm & Christmas Day (December 25th)
  • New Year’s Eve at 5:00pm & New Year’s Day (January 1st)
  • Martin Luther King Day (January 18th & 19th, 2015)
  • Presidents’ Day (February 15th & 16th, 2015)
  • Easter Sunday (April 5th, 2015)
  • Memorial Day (May 24th & 25th, 2015)
  • Independence Day (July 4th)