The library will be closed Friday, July 3 to celebrate Independence Day.
BOOK BUG ON THURSDAY!
Come to Erdman’s on Thursday, July 2 at 2:15 pm! The address is 19 2nd Ave. NW. The Book Bug will arrive with 2 library staff for FREE book giveaways to kids from preschool to high school. There is a limit of one book per child per week. This is part of our outreach for the library’s Summer Book Program. Hope to see you there!
The “Book Bug” (a VW Beetle with Rocket aboard!) will be delivering free books to area kids in June and July. There is also lots of fun stuff on our website: kassonsummerreading.weebly.com!
SUMMER BOOK PROGRAM STORYTIME WEEK 5
Join Ms. Pat as she shares another story with us for week 5 of the Summer Book Program.
Listen to Ms. Pat's storytime for week 5 of the Summer Book Program
Posted by Kasson Library on Monday, June 29, 2020
VIRTUAL PROGRAMS FOR KIDS!
Even though we had to cancel our Fun Friday events this year, we will offer virtual programs throughout the summer. We currently have videos from the Jolly Pops and the National Eagle Center. They are available now on our Summer Book Program Website and Facebook page.
FREE ONLINE RESUME BUILDER
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FREE COVID-RELATED RESOURCES
The training platform Niche Academy is now offering free online training and resources on a variety of COVID-related topics. Some of the classes you can expect to find on the page include the spread, symptoms, and prevention of COVID. However, there are also a number of classes that address mental health, job searching, and other issues that have arisen as a result of the COVID pandemic.
INSTANT DIGITAL CARD NOW AVAILABLE
If you want to check out the library’s digital collection, but don’t have a library card, you can sign up for an Instant Digital Card. Download Libby by Overdrive from your device’s App Store or Google Play and sign up with your mobile number. Try it today!
The new Puzzle Cart is ready to roll! These jigsaw puzzles are available for you to enjoy at home and return to the library when finished. There is no need for check out, nor is there a due date. When you are finished with the puzzle, just drop it off at the Circulation Desk. There is a limit of one puzzle per household at a time.
Stitch is a gathering for you to bring your own project – sewing, crocheting, needlepoint, knitting, etc. – to work on, or to come and gain a new skill. Sewing machines will be available, and ALL skill levels are welcome! This group usually meets the first Monday of the month from 2-5pm, but is suspended until further notice. Drop in or stay the whole time! No registration needed.
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.
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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.