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January 2023 Renovation Update - Waiting for panels to be installed.

Exterior Renovation Update

Framing has been completed. The roof work also is done. The next step is adding the metal and the translucent panels. We expect work to begin in early February when Read More »

Chips Off The Old Block Silent Auction going on now at the library.

Silent Auction Happening Now

There are some great items on display. You will be amazed at the talent! Stop to browse and bid.

Kossuth children 5 and under can register for Imagination Library.

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is a book gifting program that mails free, high-quality books to children from birth to age five. We have information and registration forms for children who live Read More »

Renovation crew is working on framework for panels.

Renovation Progress

The good weather is back, and the crew is very happy! This week they are working on the framework for translucent panels.

Kristy Allison, our new Children's Librarian.

We Have a New Children’s Librarian!

We are excited to welcome Kristy Allison as our new Children’s Librarian. She has been working with us part-time during November, and she will start her full-time position on December Read More »

All Iowa Reads titles announced. Contact the Library to learn more.

2023 All Iowa Reads Titles Announced

Each year since 2003, committees of volunteers have selected titles for the All Iowa Reads program. The adult All Iowa Reads title must: Raise universal social issues relevant to Iowans Read More »

Adding steel beams.

Beams and Columns

This week steel beams and columns to support the overhang are being added.

National Friends of Libraries Week

National Friends of the Library Week

Consider joining this great group of people who support our library!

Construction

Renovation Work Continues

The new sidewalks and parking barriers are now being installed. Coming next: an overhang and panels for protection from the elements.

New Screens

We’ve Added New Screens

We’ve added new screens for information, instruction and collaboration. Come in and try them!