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Library Closed for Staff Inservice

[ August 11, 2017; ] The library will be closed Friday, August 11, 2017 for a Staff Inservice Day. We will reopen on Saturday, 8/12/17 at 9:30. We apologize for any inconvenience. Our on-line services will be available for patrons to extend check-out dates, view holds, and access our on-line catalog. […]

We’re Hiring!

Do you love working with children and teens? Is creativity your thing? Are you passionate about reading and telling stories? If you answered “Yes!” then we have the job for you…Children’s Services Manager! Click on this link to get all the important details: Youth Services Manager Job Description Applications are available at the library or you may […] […]


[ September 12, 2017; 12:00 am to 7:00 pm. ] Trivia Night at Augusta Public Library! The second Tuesday of every month! 6:00p.m.-8:00p.m. Bring friends and family! All ages invited! […]

Coloring and Confections!

[ September 2, 2017; 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] [caption id="attachment_8396" align="alignleft" width="300"] Gel pens, pencils, markers and more![/caption] Coloring and Confections will be on the first Saturday of the month! Listen to relaxing music while coloring and enjoying treats. Please sign-up at the front desk or by calling (316) 775-2681.     […]

Genealogy at APL!

[ September 14, 2017; 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm. ] APL’s Genealogy group meets the second Thursday of every month!   Start or continue your search at the Augusta Public Library! September 14, 2017 Welcome back genealogists! Be prepared to share what you have found this summer! […]

A Novel Idea

[ August 17, 2017; 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm. ] [caption id="attachment_8545" align="alignleft" width="300"] Get lost in a good book.[/caption] A Novel Idea is an APL book group! It is a great time to join A Novel Idea! We are currently reading Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult. With incredible empathy, intelligence, and candor, Jodi Picoult tackles race, privilege, prejudice, justice, and compassion—and doesn’t offer easy answers. Small Great Things is a remarkable […] […]

Cookbook Club!

[ August 24, 2017; 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm. ]   Cookbook Club meets the fourth Friday of the month 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. (except November and December)! Our current cookbook is Skinny Taste Fast and Slow by Gina Homolka! Registration required! […]

Scrap Shop

[ August 15, 2017; 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. ] [caption id="attachment_8605" align="alignleft" width="300"] DIY rose petal sugar scrub.[/caption]     Come get crafty at the Augusta Public Library! August 15, 2017 1:00p.m.-3:00p.m. -or- 5:00p.m.-7:00p.m. Pick a time that works for you and make a DIY sugar scrub! Bring the spa home with this wonderful craft! Sign-up before August 15, 2017.   […]

Walking Books!

[ August 14, 2017; 9:00 am to 9:30 am. ] This month’s selection is Salt by Helen Frost! Walk for 30 minutes a week with a group while listening to an audiobook. We walk from 9:00a.m.-9:30a.m. every Monday. We are walking at Robert Shryock Park. In the case of poor weather, we will walk at the United Methodist Church. IMPORTANT NOTE: WE WILL NOT BE WALKING ON THE DAY OF […] […]

Kansas Humanities Council’s “Talk About Literature” Program

[ September 9, 2017; 10:30 am to 11:30 am. ] The Augusta Public Library will offer a three-part book discussion series Septembere through November on the theme “Kansas at 150.” Members of the community are invited to attend the free programs, which will take place at the Library. Meeting times are as follows: Saturday, September 9 at 10:30 It Happened in Kansas by Susan Smarsh. Saturday, October 14 at 10:30 Kansas Poems […] […]

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 […] […]


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