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"Where are the children? They're not behind the tortilla curtain, and I'm pretty sure shouting won't help. Maybe some glitter and glue will entice them to come back?"

Also, congratulations to Emily on her spectacular caption to last week's #TuesdayTitles! 😄🛸🐸👽
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Getting set up for part 1 of Hesston Public Library’s Adult Lecture Series. Tonight we discuss Medicare and SHICK. Plan to join us at 6:30.

Part 2 is next Monday at 6:30. We will get to hear from Jim Grey about the early days of ranching and cattle drives.
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And some of us are a little jealous that she got BOTH!! #FridayFunnies ...

Special Collections

Beyond the usual books, audiobooks, and movies, we have some special items in our collection for you to check out, including:

  • Expedition Packs: passes to local museums, zoos, and other points of interest.  Reserve the day(s) you want to use a Pack, up to 7 days at a time.  Check out the available destinations and dates HERE and then contact the library to make a reservation!
  • Teaching Trunks: kits designed for classroom use, with books, activities, and more on each of these themes: Hesston history, Kansas/Prairies, Tornadoes
  • Fishing Poles: check out for 7 days
  • Board games
  • Puzzles
  • Toys and puppets
  • Playaway Launchpads: tough tablets preloaded with select games
  • Playaway Views: preloaded video players
  • Shaped Cake Pans (We borrow these via interlibrary loan.  Please request a pan approximately 10 days in advance of the date you need it.)
  • And don’t forget our eLibrary and Digital Archives!

Also of note: through past grants, we have acquired many resources on the Amish & Mennonites, Quilting, and Trauma, among other collections.

New items are added on a continuous basis. Patron requests and suggestions are always welcome and can be made in person, by phone (620.327.4666) or by email (hesstonpubliclibrary@gmail.com).