December 24 – Library open 9am – 1pm
December 25 – Closed for holiday
December 31 – Library open 10am – 3pm
January 1 – Library closed for holiday
SIAMA’S MUSIC PROGRAM ON JANUARY 17!
Come hear a unique musical program on Thursday January 17 at 3:15pm! This free and interactive performance features Siama, a native of Congo. This event is open to all and is presented by the library in partnership with Komet Academy. It will be held at the K-M Elementary School gym and all children must be accompanied by an adult. This project is funded in part or in whole with money from Minnesota’s Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund.
BOOK SALE RETURNS! The Friends of Kasson Library will hold a used book sale January 22-26 at the Library. Available to buy will be gently used books, DVDs and puzzles. Come for great bargains at great prices. All monies raised return to benefit the library. Thanks for your support!
BLIND DATE WITH A BOOK!
Join us for adventurous reading fun for adults on Thursdays February 7 & 28, both times at 7:00pm. Pick up a brown-paper wrapped book on Feb. 7, and return to tell us how you liked it on Feb. 28! Guaranteed laughs and refreshments served!
FUN FRIDAYS FOR PRESCHOOLERS!
Calling all 3-5 year olds! Come for fun every Friday at 10:30am. Activities, stories and more!
TECHNOLOGY TO TAKE HOME
Chromebooks and laptops are now available to check out from the library for a 2-day period. You must be 18 years old and have a Kasson Library card without any fines or overdue items to check them out and sign a user’s agreement. Call us at 634-7615 with any questions. We are excited to offer this great opportunity!
READ WITH RUNNER
Runner is a registered therapy dog who visits the library on Mondays at 6pm. Runner loves to hear kids read! This is an affirming time for readers of all ages and abilities. Just drop in for reading fun!
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!
A group for all needle-crafters meets every Wednesday from 1-3pm. All ages and experience levels are welcomed. Please join us! Call 634-7615 with any questions.
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FREE Online Courses through Kasson Public Library
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.
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.
Kasson Public Library offers Storytimes for children who love to hear great stories! Our sincere desire is to instill the love of books and the importance of life-long learning. Although children of any age are welcome to attend, our Storytimes are prepared and books are selected with 3-5 year-olds in mind.
Fall Storytimes are:
- Mondays at 6:00pm Read with Runner!
- Fridays at 10:30 – Fun Fridays for Preschoolers!
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.