Hours:

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

Coloring and Confections

August 6, 2016
11:00 amto1:00 pm

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Pokémon Go Pokéstop!

The Augusta Public Library is a Pokémon Go Pokéstop!  Be sure to spin by 1609 State Street to get some Pokésupplies and catch some Pokémon!PokeStop

In the dark about Pokémon Go?  Here’s some helpful information about this new free-to-play, location-based app:

 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pok%C3%A9mon_Go

Please be aware of your surroundings at all times and only “search” on public property with a “buddy”.  

Also, this app can access other information in your device and payment may be required for additional game items.  

Library Board of Trustees Meeting

August 15, 2016
4:30 pmto5:30 pm

Our Library Board will meet on Monday, August 15 at 4:30 pm.

Visitors are always welcome!

Thursday Evening Book Club

August 18, 2016
6:30 pmto7:30 pm

Karen’s Thursday Evening Book Club will meet at 6:30 on August 18th.  Please contact Karen at 775-2681 to sign up!

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.]