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Exploring the Great Outdoors

by Danielle Schapaugh, Public Relations Coordinator

“Keep close to Nature…

Space Exploration Day Celebration

by Amber Keck, Children’s Librarian

July 20th may not be an official holiday, but in the…

Librarian Tips and Tricks: Finding all the books in a series

by Judi Nechols, Adult Services Librarian

Have you ever picked up a book that looked great, only to find yourself lost as you began the story? Did you get the sense that something important happened before the first page?

It’s a commo…

How a Library Roof is Built

by Danielle Schapaugh, Public Relations Coordinator

Kerry, our IT Manager, has done a fabulous job filming the construction of the new children’s library expansion project. He shot some fun, time-lapse video of the new roof as it was bei…

Get Your Geek On!

by Heather Strafuss, Assistant Circulation Supervisor

Today is “Embrace Your Geekdom Day” so get your favorite fandom shirt out and let your geek love show. You may even make a new friend or two!

Not sure what to geek out on, or searc…

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Thursday, 24th Jul
3:30 pm
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2 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Manhattan Public Library – Groesbeck Meeting Room
Students are invited to learn, watch and play chess. Beginners will learn basic rules and tactics, and more experienced players can improve their skills. Each meeting will include a short lesson on chess strategy. Suggested for 5th-12th graders, but all students are welcome. Instruction and supervision provided by KSU Chess Club. Usually meets 2nd & 4th Thursdays, 3:30-6:00 p.m.