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Events – North Platte Public Library

Banned Book Week September 25-October 1st

Posted: September 24, 2016, 4:54 pm

Banned Books Week is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read. Highlighting the value of free and open access to information, Banned Books Week brings together the entire book community –- librarians, booksellers, publishers, journalists, teachers, and readers of all types –- in shared support of the freedom to seek, to publish, to read, [...]

Inspirational Author to speak at Library September 30th

Posted: September 22, 2016, 2:23 pm

AIM High – Affirm, Inspire, and Motivate Legacy Building

Miriam Jones Bradley, an author and inspirational speaker, is coming to North Platte and will speak at the North Platte Public Library on Friday, September 30th at 12:00 PM. Miriam wants to Affirm, Inspire, and Motivate people of all ages to identify and pass on their [...]

Make It Monday – September 19th

Posted: September 14, 2016, 11:01 pm


Make It Monday is a new activity at the North Platte Public Library.

Create @ Your Library on the 3rd Monday of Each Month from 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. The “Makerspace” will be open in the main room of the North Platte Public Library. This free activity is open to all ages. Supplies [...]

Need Beginning Computer Skills? Classes Resume Thursday, September 8th

Posted: September 6, 2016, 5:10 pm

Computer Class Schedule at North Platte Public Library Set for September and October

The library offers beginning level skills taught in a series of three 2-hour classes as described below. The introductory classes are held on Thursday mornings and then Microsoft Word will move to Monday evenings. Class fee of $10 a person per series [...]

August 25th Noon Program on Unique Cemetery Stones

Posted: August 22, 2016, 7:52 pm

Boni has had a love of cemeteries her entire life, beginning at a very young age decorating graves at Memorial Day with her grandparents. Gravestones hundreds of years old intrigued her on a couple of trips to England and Scotland through a 4-H exchange program after she graduated from high school. Her son, Aaron Edwards, [...]