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Adult Summer Reading Calendar

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THIS WEEK IN THE CHILDREN’S DEPARTMENT:

THE SCIENCE LADIES!
Join us on Thursday, June 23, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. for the Science Ladies! And be sure to check out the rest of our June 2016 Summer Reading Program calendar!

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NEW ADULT COLORING PROGRAM!

July 9, 2016
11:00 amto1:00 pm
Don’t miss this fun adults-only event:  Coloring & Confections
This is a FREE monthly come-and-go event with our kick-off event happening on Saturday, July 9 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
ALL MATERIALS & SUPPLIES PROVIDED!
Food & drinks provided!
This program/project is funded in part by the South Central Kansas System.  SCKLS serves 147 participating public libraries, school districts, academic libraries and special libraries in twelve counties.

Brown Baggers

June 13, 2016
12:00 pmto1:00 pm

The next meeting of the Brown Baggers book discussion group will be on July 11.

The group meets the second Monday of each month at 12 p.m.  Call the library at 775-2681 and ask for Carol if you’re interested.

Thursday Evening Book Club

July 21, 2016
6:30 pmto7:30 pm

Karen’s Thursday Evening Book Club will meet at 6:30 on July 21st.  Please contact Karen at 775-2681 to sign up!

Library Board of Trustees Meeting

July 18, 2016
4:30 pmto5:30 pm

Our Library Board will meet on Monday, July 18th at 4:30 pm.

Visitors are always welcome!

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library!

We are so very pleased & excited to announce that the Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, sponsored by United Way of the Plains, has just expanded to include the Augusta 67010 zip code!

Imagination Library logo - 2 color (2)Augusta children birth to age 5 are now eligible to receive free, age-appropriate books once a month delivered right to their homes.  It’s so easy to sign-up for this program…

1) Pick up a brochure with a sign-up form here at the library, or
2) Sign-up online at:http://usa.imaginationlibrary.com/register_my_child.php#.UuvWHD1dWkZ, or
3) Call 211, the United Way 24-hour information line.

If you have any questions, please contact Lisa by phone at 316/775-2681 or email to ldaniels@apl.kscoxmail.com.

E-Books, etc., now available at your library!

We now have  e-books, digital audiobooks, video, and music available in a variety of formats for most devices!  Stop by the library to pick up an instructional brochure, find instructions by clicking on our “E-Books” tab above or click on the “download” box below.  You must have an Augusta Public Library Card to use this service.

 

 

We’re Mobile!

Have you ever been away from your computer and thought, “I wish I could see if my library has that”?  Well your wondering days are over!  We’re so excited to announce that now you can access our on-line catalog with your mobile device!  Using your device, simply click on the link “Mobile Online Catalog” to the left (under APL Online Catalog).  This will give you full access to our catalog & your library account.

LearningExpress

If you’re working on your GED;  getting ready to take the ACTPraxis,  or GRE;  wanting to practice for the ASVAB or even applying for a job with the Border Patrol, we have your all-access pass to the most popular test-prep site!  But it doesn’t stop there…find popular software tutorials, a job & career accelerator, and skill-building for all ages.  Click here to investigate LearningExpress!  [Logon instructions:  Click “Register” under the “New Users” section at the bottom of the page; in the “Username” field enter your 5-digit zip code and your 7-digit phone number, excluding area code, (example: 670107750000); create a password at least 6 characters long, no spaces; verify password; enter your email address; click “Register” button; choose “Kansas State Library”; click continue.]