Hours:

M - Th: 9:30am - 8:00pm
Fr: 9:30am - 6:00pm
Sa: 9:30am - 3:00pm
Su: CLOSED

WE’RE HIRING!

hiring21Looking for a part-time job?  We have four openings:

*Adult Services Assistant/Technology Trainer

*Adult Services/Young Adult Clerk

*Children’s Clerk

*Custodian

Stop in today to see job descriptions & to pick up an application!

Book Talks for Spring

March 7, 2015 10:30 amtoMay 9, 2015 11:30 am

As of Thursday, Feb. 12, the books for the spring session  of Kansas Humanities Council will be ready for check-out.  The theme is African-American Perspectives.  The books and their discussion dates are March 7, Race Matters by Cornel West;  April 11, The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin; and,  May 9, The Autobiography of Malcolm X by Malcolm X.

Brown Baggers

March 8, 2015
12:00 pmto1:00 pm

The next meeting of the Brown Baggers book discussion group will be March 8 at the library.  The group will discuss The Maltese Falcon  by Dashiell Hammett, a classic mystery about the private detective, Sam Spade.

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.

Genealogy Group

March 5, 2015
1:00 pmto2:00 pm

The next genealogy meeting will be March 5 at 1 p.m.  New members are always welcome.

We Want Your Input!

Please take a moment and complete our survey about our library services!  Just click here to see the survey:

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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.]