Kasson Public Library

SUMMER READING PROGRAM

During June and July the library will have Storytimes in the Park, fun on the lawn, and “Take & Make” craft kits to go. There will be weekly reading logs for everyone, and prizes for all ages will be given. No registration is necessary. Plan for fun!


VIRTUAL AUTHOR TOUR

SELCO is hosting another virtual author tour during the month of May. This week it’s David Housewright on Tuesday, May 11 at 6:30 pm. The meeting link is: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81849592790


FREE BOOK GIVEAWAY!

The Friends of Kasson Public Library will sponsor a free book giveaway on Saturday, May 15 from 9-12. This is an outdoor event, but mask wearing and social distancing will still be observed. In case of inclement weather, the giveaway will be held the following Saturday, May 22.


PRESCHOOL STORYTIME ONLINE

Every Friday we post a new storytime video on our YouTube channel. You can also view all of our previous storytimes there. Click on the YouTube icon under Follow Us on the right to access our channel. If you like our videos, please subscribe!


PRINTING TO GO!

Need printing in a hurry? Prefer to pickup printing at the curb? You may now send printing or fax requests to the library at kassonlibrary@gmail.com. Send us an email with the document attached and let us know how many copies you need. Here are some guidelines:

  • Printing is black & white only, at $0.25/page
  • Faxing is $0.75/page
  • You must pay in cash with exact change or by check (made payable to Kasson Public Library)
  • If you need a document faxed, please include the fax number
  • Please call us from the parking lot (at 634-7615) and we’ll bring it out to you

We will check for requests at 10am, 12 noon, 2 and 4pm, and requests should generally be ready for pickup 30 minutes later.

Questions? Please call us at 634-7615.


MAGAZINES NOW ON OVERDRIVE!

OverDrive recently added over 3,000 magazine titles to their collection! They are available through selco.overdrive.com and the Libby app. Check it out!


KM YEARBOOK PROJECT

Now available! The library has digitized the KM yearbooks from 1950-2017. They can be found under the Adult Services tab or by clicking here.


  LOOKING FOR CHILDCARE?

Click here for the Early Childhood Initiative’s  one-stop website listing childcare options in Kasson and Mantorville.

 


ENSURING YOUR CHILD’S SAFETY

Kasson Public Library welcomes all children and cares about their safety.  Our policy states that all children under the age of 10 must be accompanied (defined as “within sight”) in the library.  Thank you for providing this measure of care.


KEEP IN TOUCH!

“Noteworthy” is our monthly newsletter. Read it by clicking here to know what’s happening!


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Basic RGB1000 BOOKS BEFORE KINDERGARTEN

Please register your preschooler for this new program from our library and Community Education!  Click here to find out more about this great national program.


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.