'Tis the season for curling up with a good book. Luckily, the library's Winter Reading Challenge begins January 6! If you read and log ten books between January 6 and March 9, 2020, your name will be entered in a drawing for several gift cards and other prizes. Looking for a book that matches the … Continue reading What to Read: Winter Reading Challenge
Check out what our staff is reading this time of year! Heartland: A Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country on Earth by Sarah Smarsh During Sarah Smarsh’s turbulent childhood in Kansas in the 1980s and 1990s, the forces of cyclical poverty and the country’s changing economic policies solidified her family’s … Continue reading What We’re Reading: Fall 2019
Miss Bethany is reading... The Last House Guest by Megan Miranda Littleport, Maine is like two separate towns: a vacation paradise for wealthy holidaymakers and a simple harbour community for the residents who serve them. Friendships between locals and visitors are unheard of - but that's just what happened with Avery Greer and Sadie Loman. … Continue reading What We’re Reading: August 2019
This year's space-themed Summer Reading Program wouldn't be complete without aliens. So we built our own!
This July, the 100 Things group traveled outside of Omaha to Nebraska's iconic Memorial Stadium. Stay tuned for August's excursion!
We had so much fun learning about technology with Omaha's AIM Brain Exchange by programming Dash robots! Kids bring Dash to life by virtual coding in real-time, seeing how Dash interacts with his environment by using his senses.
Shelby Janke, Assistant Librarian Shelby is the newest addition to our team as Assistant Librarian. She’s a graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, and will be starting her Masters in Library & Information Science degree this fall through the University of Missouri. Shelby enjoys reading, meeting with her book club, taking walks in her neighborhood, … Continue reading Meet Shelby: Our New Assistant Librarian!
3Mgives has donated $250 to the Agnes Robinson Waterloo Public Library, in recognition of Randall Albrecht's commitment to the community. Randall Albrecht serves as the Library Board President. Randall Albrecht has donated 21 hours to the Library. As a volunteer, he has done landscaping, including mulching, planting flowers, watering and weeding. Randall has also performed … Continue reading 3M Provides Grant to the Agnes Robinson Waterloo Public Library on Behalf of 3M Volunteer
Agnes Robinson Waterloo Public Library is seeking applicants to fill two Trustee positions, one being the alternate position, on the Library Board. Interested candidates should contact the librarians before the deadline on September 8, 2019. The Trustee positions include two 3-year term positions and an alternate 1-year term position. Library Board Trustees attend all meetings … Continue reading Library Board of Trustees — Posting Announcement