Calendar & Events

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

Summer Reading ends August 1st!

Fizz Boom ReadFizz, Boom, Read! Birth – 6th Grade. Pickup a new Reading Log every Monday. Bring your completed Reading Log to the library and receive great coupons and free books.

Spark A ReactionSpark A Reaction! 7th – 12th Grade. Get your card punched for for every book you read. Choose a coupon after getting five punches. Get 25 punches and turn it in for a free book!

Summer Reading ElementsLiterary Elements! For adults. Pick up a bookmark/prize entry each week. Fill out a short review on the back of the bookmark and return it by the following week to be entered into the weekly prize drawing! The final grand prize drawing on August 1st will be for an iPad Mini!

Youth Events

There are no programs August 4th-8th.

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

Adult Events

As part of the Retirement Transitions series, a certified long term care planner and an attorney will be leading the following seminars from 6-7 at the library. Please register by calling (402)597-2040.

      • August 5th – Social Security Strategies
      • August 7th – Long Term Care Planning
      • August 26th – Estate Planning

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.

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)