Kasson Public Library

UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENTS

HERO “THANK-A-THON” on July 31!

 Please come to the final “Fun Friday” for the Summer Reading Program on July 31 at 10:30am.  We will have activities to write “thanks” to the many heroes who have visited us this Bam Pow Read Book copysummer.  Come to show gratitude and thanks!

GRAND FINALE IN THE PARK
on August 6!

 Now onto the rewards for good reading!  Come and spend all those hard-earned reading dollars at our Grand Finale party on Thurs., August 6 from 10:30-11:30am at Veterans Memorial Park.  There will be a large store where you can choose your books, school supplies and gift items, and fun and games for all!  Deadline for turning in your logs is July 31, and your “library bucks” may be picked up at the library August 3-5 or at the Grand Finale on August 6.  See you there!


 FREE Online Courses through Kasson Public Library

Gale Animated banner FREE online instructor-led courses are now offered through Kasson Public Library.  All you need is a library card!  You have your choice of hundreds of courses offered, ranging from business and technology to GED preparation, from health and wellness to computer programming.  Find out more by clicking HERE.


  Friends logo - newsletterGREAT NEWS – A GENEROUS GIFT
from Friends of the Library!
Friends of the Kasson Public Library have presented a gift of $23,000 to the Library to help provide furnishings in the new library building.  Thank you for your generosity!


MORE GREAT NEWS ~  Kasson Public Library Receives a
$10,000 Technology Grant from
AgStar
!
AgStar presented Kasson Public Library with its generous grant on Tues., April 14 at the Kasson Public Library Board meeting.  This grant is to provide technology for the new library building.  Many thanks!


“Creating the Future Now”
Support the
 Library Building Project.  
FinalFloorplan

The Kasson Public Library is excited about the upcoming construction of its new building to be located in Kasson’s West Park.  A rendering of the exterior is at the top of this webpage, while the floorplan is here.  The building is a monolithic dome design which will provide both energy efficiency and will double as a community safe shelter.   Please help us in Creating the Future Now by donating to our Capital Campaign.  Click here to download a donation/pledge form.  We thank you for your generous support, and truly appreciate your help in “Creating the Future Now.”


Basic RGB1000 BOOKS BEFORE KINDERGARTEN

Please register your preschooler for this new program from our library and Community Education!  Please register online here or stop by the library anytime.


READ WITH REPO!      CLICK HERE TO SEE US IN THE NEWSPAPER!

Please come to the Kasson Library on Mondays at 6pm to meet someone very special!  His name is Repo, and he is a dog who loves reading!  Repo is a registered therapy dog who visits on Monday evenings to listen to kids and adults read in our “Read with Repo” program.  We are excited about this fun unnamed[1]program and hope you will come to meet him.  Everyone is welcome!   Click here to learn more.


Come to the Kasson Public Library Storytimes!                                 

Mondays – 6:00PM                                                       Tuesdays   10:30AM                        
Wednesdays – 10:30 AM
All children are welcome!


The Kasson Public Library serves the residents of Kasson, Mantorville and surrounding areas with a service area of approximately 12,012 people.  We offer a variety of services including adult, young adult, and children’s books, audio books, music CDs, and movies.  We have computers for public use and also have WiFi in the building for our patrons. The library also offers downloading of eBooks through OverDrive Media Console.

The Kasson Public Library is a member of the SELCO regional library system and your Kasson Public Library card allows you access to items and materials from all of the other 88 public and school libraries in the SELCO system.