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by Marcia Allen, Collection Development
I just finished reading Kazuo Ishiguro’s new novel, The Buried Giant, and I was stunned by the superb quality of the writing and the subtle levels of meaning within the story. I am sure that I…
By Amber Keck, Children’s Librarian
When you think about your reading life as a child, do you remember going through phases? Maybe you couldn’t get enough of the Berenstain Bears as a preschooler? Maybe there was a time when Nanc…
by Keri Mills, Young Adult Librarian
With spring just around the corner, that means it is once again time for baseball, the all American pastime. To get yourself ready, or just to impress your friends with your vast knowledge, why not re…
What began as a feast day to celebrate the patron saint of Ireland, St. Patrick’s Day has grown and spread around the world as a day to celebrate all things Irish.
Manhattan offers a fun and family-friendly environment for celebrating…
by Susan Withee, Adult Services Manager
What do Internet safety, the Kansas City Monarchs, Manhattan history, Charles Dickens, and great books for sale all have in common? They’re all at Manhattan Public Library in the month of March…
- Next Few Days
MANHATTAN PUBLIC LIBRARY SCHEDULE OF EVENTS Saturday, 4th Apr10:00 am1 hourLocation:Manhattan Public Library at AuditoriumJoin weather chaser/photographer Stephen Locke and Kansas Poet Laureate Emeritus Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg for a multimedia presentation that includes images and videos of wild weather matched with stirring poems.Copies of their book Chasing Weather: Tornadoes, Tempests, and Thunderous Skies will be available to purchase, as well.