HAPPY NEW YEAR, MAY YOU HAVE A WONDERFUL YEAR IN 2018 AND READ LOTS OF BOOKS! From the Librarian and Board of Trustees of the Florence Public LIbrary
Wednesday, January 3rd Book Club at 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday, January 10th Library Board at 5:30 p.m.
Monday, January 15th Movie Shown at Library 2:30 p.m.
Saturday, January 27th Parents as Teacher Reading Event 10:30 a.m.
Sunday, January 28th Kansas Day Celebration at the library 1-5 p.m.
Hey KIds! Movie Matinee at the LIbrary! Children are invited to come to the library on January 15th at 2:30 p.m. to watch a movie. The movie to be shown is the musical event of the year and is joyful, touching, funny and a total surprise. Snacks will be served. Come join the fun. There is no school that day!
A Kansas Day celebration will be held on Sunday, January 28th at the library from 1-5 p.m. There will b displays of Florence memorabilia, which includes pictures, advertising and collectibles, videos if you have them. It will be a great afternoon of sharing, reminiscing of early days of Florence. If you have items you would like to share, please contact the library at 878-4649 to make sure space is available. Just call the library to reserve a spot! We hope it will be a great way to celebrate not only Kansas but also Florence!
The Manhattan Book Van will be here January 30th. Come in and check out the new arrivals!
Community book club met on January 3rd, They read End Game by David Baldachi. The February book selection will be ” The Stranger in the Woods” by Michael Finkel. A extraordinary story of the last true hermit. Come join the group, We meet at 5:30 p.m. on February 7th.
WIFI usage was down in December due to cold weather, but we still had 521 users!
Patrons are urged to come to receive information about the Universal Classes offered on-line by the Kansas Library. Over 500 classes are offered on 30 subjects that patrons can sign up for with their e-class library card. Classes can be taken at their own pace and schedule and in their own homes.