Adults

Summer Reading Kickoff Party

Help us kickoff Summer Reading on June 3rd at 2 pm. We will have games, hot dogs, a sidewalk chalk art contest, balloon animals, and more!

A Universe of Stories, Summer Reading

Signup for Summer Reading at the kickoff party or online. Kids, Birth to 11 years old, can signup here. Adults can signup for summer reading here . No signup is required for teens. For more information about teen Summer Reading visit the Teen Summer Reading page.

Community service help is needed. Anyone interested in fulfilling some community service hours for school, call 620-626-0180 or come in to the library to sign up.

For questions call 620-626-0180


Library and Lunch - June 2019

"The rent collector" book image

In June we will discuss
“The Rent Collector” by Camron Wright

We’ll meet on
Tuesday, June 11th ​
at 12 p.m.

Bring your lunch and join the discussion.


Closed for Memorial Day

Memorial Day flag

The Library will be closed

on Monday, May 27th for Memorial Day.

We will be open on the following Tuesday for our regular hours.


Movie Time: How To Train Your Dragon 3

how to train your dragon 3

Come join us for a viewing of “How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World”

When: Saturday, May 23rd at 6 pm.
Where: In the downstairs activity area

We will bring the popcorn and you can bring the soda!


Yu-Gi-Oh Duel Academy

Come learn Yu-Gi-Oh at the library with Fire Heart Games! Get your own free deck and Official Tournament Card and take quizzes to get placed on a team!

Open to all ages that are willing to learn, all materials will be provided unless you want to bring your own cards to use.

When: Tuesday, May 15th at 4:30 pm
Where: In the downstairs activity area


Recipe Swap - May 2019

hamburger and salad

Join us for Recipe Swap and share your favorite recipe with fellow patrons who share your passion — cooking!

Every month is a different theme! This month’s theme is “National Hamburger and Salad Day”.

When: Tuesday, May 28th at 6:30 p.m.
Where: In the Cooper-Clark Meeting Room


Spinning Yarns group

yarn knitting

Do you love to crochet, knit, or do other needlework? Would you like to spend time with others who share your interest, give pointers, and socialize? Then come and join our Spinning Yarns group!

Please bring your own materials. Beginners to experts are all welcome.

When: Wednesday, May 22nd from 2 to 4 pm
Where: In the Cooper Clark meeting room


Star Wars Day - May the 4th Be With You

Stars Wars Yoda

On Saturday, May 4 at 1 pm at our Star Wars Day celebration, we will watch either The Force Awakens or The Last Jedi.

Vote for which movie you want to see. Voting starts May 1st and ends at 1 pm on May 4th.

Enjoy Star Wars Snack Mix and Yoda Soda during the movie!

Come wearing your best Star Wars inspired costume for a chance to win a prize.


Open Mic: Poetry

In honor of Poetry Month we are hosting an open mic night dedicated to poetry! Come join us to recite your favorite poem or share with us your own original piece! Sign up will be open on the day of the event.

Join us in our coffee bar for a traditional open mic feel! Everyone will get to vote for their favorite poet and the winner will receive a prize. Join us to listen or to share, either way it will be a good time.

When: Saturday, April 27 at 4 pm
Where: In the adult area


Game Day for Adults

Play board or card games like Mexican Train Dominoes, Card Bingo, or the card game “5 Crowns.”  For adults only.

Signup online or at the Circulation desk.

When: Wednesday, April 24th at 2 p.m.
Where: In the Cooper-Clark meeting room


Video & Board Game Day

Don’t be bored at home; come play video and board games with us!

Luigi and Super Mario Figures

We’ll have:

  • Headbanz
  • Battleship
  • Checkers
  • Pictureka
  • Uno
  • Just Dance
  • Mariokart
  • Super Smash Brothers
  • and more!

When: Monday, April 22 at 2 pm
Where: In the downstairs activity area


Closed for Good Friday

The Library will be closed on

Friday, April 19th and Saturday, April 20th

for Good Friday and Easter.

We will reopen on Monday for our regular hours.


Recipe Swap - April 2019

book image ”A taste of murder"

Bring something you’ve made (along with the recipe) to share and enjoy everyone else’s creations!

Every month is a different theme! This month’s theme is  recipes from the book ”A taste of murder : diabolically delicious recipes from contemporary mystery writers”.

When: Tuesday, April 30th at 6:30 p.m.
Where: In the Cooper-Clark Meeting Room


Library and Lunch - May 2019

Crazy Rich Asians

In May we will discuss
“Crazy Rich Asians” by Kevin Kwan

We’ll meet on
Tuesday, May 14th ​
at 12 p.m.

Bring your lunch and join the discussion.


How to get a card at the Library

library-card-2-sm-border-angleAdults – come in to the library with one form of photo id

Kids – bring a parent who already has a card or who has photo id with them to get a Liberal Memorial Library card

You can also apply online. Library cards are free to all residents. Replacement price is fifty cents.


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