#7. Purchase an incredibly inexpensive used book and know your money is supporting the summer reading program kids.
(A $2 book supports a week of Summer Reading activities for one child. No kidding.)

The Hesston Public Library, established 1938, is 80-years young. For all of 2018, we challenge you to try “80 Cool Things” at our library. #80CoolThings

Just a reminder there is NO story time tomorrow! I will see all my mateys next Wednesday, March 28, for a swashbuckling good time!! ...

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Hesston Public Library

Jet down to Newton to visit with these two popular authors next week!

Visit from 2 Kansas AuthorsMarch 31, 2018, 1:00pmFaith & Life BookstoreJoin us as we welcome local authors Julane Hiebert and Kim Vogel Sawyer on Saturday, March 31 from 1-3 pm. Julane will be signing a new collection of novellas titled "I Plight Thee my Troth" and Kim will be signing her newest book titled "Beneath a Prairie Moon."
You don't want to miss this fun afternoon with two of our favorites! There will be laughter, there will be fun and there will be chocolate!

#6. Be a "locavore"...a newspaper locavore! We subscribe to ten local-area newspapers as well as two national newspapers. From Moundridge and McPherson, to Topeka and Salina - we have the news.

The Hesston Public Library, established 1938, is 80-years young. For all of 2018, we challenge you to try “80 Cool Things” at our library. #80CoolThings

Inclement weather closings

It looks like winter is on the way! Please note that library policy is that if Hesston Public Schools (USD 460) are closed, the library will delay opening until 10 a.m. (instead of 9 a.m.).

The library will strive to remain open as much as possible. However, there may be instances when severe weather prompts further alterations of library hours to protect the safety of patrons and staff. In such instances, notice will be posted through the following methods:

  • Library website (www.hesstonpubliclibrary.com)
  • Library Facebook page (listed as Hesston Public Library)
  • The library email list (email hesstonpubliclibrary@gmail.com and request to be subscribed)
  • Local news outlets, particularly the Newton Kansan (www.thekansan.com), KWCH (www.kwch.com) and KAKE (www.kake.com)

Please note that the library telephone voicemail system cannot be updated remotely to relay library closing information.

Thank you, and stay safe this winter!


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