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City of Crete Nebraska




Library dedication held Sept. 15

Crete Public Library held an official dedication ceremony for the new building on Wednesday, Sept. 15 with library staff, board members and volunteers, city and county officials, project donors, construction and engineering . . .

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History of Crete Public Library

Like many small towns, women’s organizations sprung up after the Civil War, and Crete was no exception. In 1878, the Crete reading room was established by the Red Ribbon Club, a temperance organization. The library moved several . . .

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New Crete Public Library is open

The Crete Public Library and community room occupies a total of 20,000 square feet of space on the block which formerly housed the city’s first modern hospital. The new library's entrance plaza is located off the new . . .

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New Library Planning, Fundraising, & Construction - 2017-2020

The new Crete Public Library and Community Room project started in 2016 with funding considerations and moved forward with community input meetings and design and engineering work until the bid was awarded and a groundbreaking was . . .

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