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

T.A.S.K. Force this Tuesday, January 17, 2017

T.A.S.K. Force is on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 3:30 p.m. for children grades 3rd through 5th! We will be playing Minecraft!!! If you have a device with Minecraft PE on it, please feel free to bring it. We have a limited number of tablets available for use.

Walking Books!

January 16, 2017
9:00 amto9:30 am
5:00 pmto5:30 pm
January 23, 2017
9:00 amto9:30 am
5:00 pmto5:30 pm
January 30, 2017
9:00 amto9:30 am
5:00 pmto5:30 pm
February 6, 2017
9:00 amto9:30 am
5:00 pmto5:30 pm
February 13, 2017
9:00 amto9:30 am
5:00 pmto5:30 pm
February 20, 2017
9:00 amto9:30 am
5:00 pmto5:30 pm
February 27, 2017
9:00 amto9:30 am
5:00 pmto5:30 pm

Walking Books is a NEW adult program for the Augusta Public Library!flyer
Beginning in January 2017 and end in October 2017.
Walk for 30 minutes a week with a group while listening to an audiobook.
Pick a time that works for you, 9:00a.m.-9:30a.m. or 5:00-5:30p.m. every Monday.

Sign-ups begin TODAY at 9:30a.m. come in or call (316) 775-2681 to reserve your spot!


January 10, 2017
6:00 pmto8:00 pm


We are excited to announce Augusta Public Library and Sugar Shane’s Trivia Night!

The second Tuesday of every month, starting January 10, 2017!

Trivia Night will be at Sugar Shane’s from 6:00p.m.-8:00p.m.
Come early or stay late for a good meal!

Sugar Shane’s is located at:
430 State Street in Downtown Augusta

Children’s Department January 2017 Calendar


Adult Programming Calendar


New Year New Programs!











Augusta Public Library is celebrating 2017 with four new monthly programs!

Walking Books, Trivia Night, Zentangle, & Cookbook Club!

More information available at the front desk or call (316) 775-2681.

Winter/Spring 2017 Storytime and Toddletime

Sign-ups for Winter/Spring 2017 Storytime and Toddletime are happening now!  The Winter/Spring session begins January 10 and 11 for Storytime and January 12 for Toddletime.  Be sure to stop by to get your child enrolled.

Storytime typically lasts 45 minutes to 55 minutes.  Parents are not allowed to be in Storytime but are required to stay in the library during the session.  Storytime has two sessions per week.  Both are the same so please sign up for only one.  If full, pleases sign up for our waiting list.

Toddletime requires one adult per one child.   During Toddletime, we facilitate activities and the parent or guardian participates with his or her toddler.  Toddletime typically lasts 30 to 45 minutes.  If the Toddletime sign-up is full, please consider signing the waiting list so that we can call you if a spot opens up.

Library Board of Trustees Meeting

January 16, 2017
4:30 pmto5:30 pm

Our Library Board will meet on Monday, January 16 at 4:30 pm.

Visitors are always welcome to attend!

Brown Baggers

February 13, 2017
12:00 pmto1:00 pm

The next meeting of the Brown Baggers book discussion group will be on February 13 at 12 p.m.  We will discuss Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs.  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’d like to join us!

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.




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