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LATEST NEWS FROM THE LIBRARY

Pack the Kids in the Stroller and Roll on Over!

This Saturday, September 20 from 10 a.m. to noon, join us for the first ever Roll and Read day at the Riley County Family and Child Resource Center at 2101 Claflin Blvd.

Walk, push a stroller, or pull a wagon over a one-mile course, stop…

Library Tips and Tricks: Readers Advisory at the Library

By Judi Nechols, Adult Services Librarian

Have you ever finished a book and, with a sigh, thought you would never be able to find another author whose writing appealed to you as much? Or have you walked into the library and wandered in t…

How to Become a Lifelong Learner

By Danielle Schapaugh, Public Relations Coordinator

Wikipedia tells me that lifelong learning is the “ongoing, voluntary, and self-motivated pursuit of knowledge for either personal or professional reasons.” To me, it means becoming…

What’s Happening, Manhattan? Early Fall 2014

by Alphild Dick, Adult Services Librarian

As the new school year swings into full gear and the weather slowly starts to change from summer to fall, we can’t help but get excited about the great activities that are going on in the area….

Welcoming Renowned Author Steven Johnson

As part of the annual K-State Common Read this fall, students and community members alike will have the opportunity to take part in a community-wide read of The Ghost Map by Steven Johnson. The Ghost Map is equal parts medical thriller and…

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Thursday, 25th Sep
3:30 pm
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Location: Manhattan Public Library – Friends’ Room
Help make the library a more teen-friendly place. Share your input on teen programs and collections, earn community service credit, and have fun!
 
Friday, 26th Sep
1:00 pm
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Location: Manhattan Public Library – Technology Center Classroom
Come play Minecraft in the library’s Technology Classroom on our Minecraft server.