Kasson Public Library

LET US WRAP YOUR CHRISTMAS PRESENTS

Do you have a lot of gifts that need wrapping? Let us help! Through Christmas the library’s Book Bunch team is offering a gift-wrapping service to benefit the American Cancer Society. Bags, paper, bows and tags are provided.


RETIREMENT RECEPTION FOR MS. PAT

Our director, Pat Shaffer-Gottschalk, is retiring at the end of the year. The Friends of the Library will host a reception in her honor Saturday, December 17 from 12-2 pm in the library Community Room. All are invited to come and wish Ms. Pat well in retirement.


LIBRARY BOARD MEETINGS

All Library Board meetings are open to the public. For December there is a slight change to the start time. The meeting will take place on Tuesday, December 13 at 6:30 pm.


STITCH!

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 meets the first Monday of the month from 1-4 pm. The next meeting is January 9. Drop in or stay the whole time! No registration needed.


COVID-19 HOME TEST KITS AVAILABLE

Need a free rapid at-home COVID-19 test kit? The state of Minnesota has sent a supply to the library to distribute. Just stop by any time. Limit 2 kits per household (2 tests per kit).


STORYTIME IS ON BREAK

Thank you to everyone who came to storytime this fall! We are taking a break for Thanksgiving and Christmas. Storytime will resume Friday, January 6. See you in the new year!


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.


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Help our library when you shop there! 
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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 the Libby app.

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.