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Summer Reading program moves online for 2020

Crete Public Library's Summer Reading Program is moving online for 2020 due to current public health conditions. "Imagine Your Story" is this year's theme and library staff aim to provide multiple ways for library . . .

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Library set to open Aug. 3 with visitor restrictions in place

Patron capacity, use of space, library services all will be limited

Update July 31: As of Monday Aug. 3, Crete Public Library will be open for a limited number of patrons.  Guidelines include the following: Priority hour for seniors and vulnerable patrons to browse – 10 :00- 11:00 . . .

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Book Brigade on Jan. 13 starts move to new library

Community invited to participate as two books pass from old to new buildings

In a symbolic gesture to commemorate moving from the old library to the new facility, the community will participate in a Book Brigade on Jan. 13 at 2 p.m., when the old library will be closed. Crete High School National Honor Society . . .

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Hangout with a good book this Summer: Staff recommendations

Looking for a good summer read? The Crete Public Library staff has just the book for you. A variety of books have been read by a staff member and come recommended in the categories of biographies, mainstream, historical, . . .

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Beile recognized as Outstanding Library Volunteer

Esther Beile was recently honored as an outstanding library volunteer from the Nebraska Library Association. Esther has been a Crete Public Library volunteer for over 22 years coming to the library on a weekly basis to help shelve books. . . .

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Makerspace Showcase at CPL

Come join everyone at the library on Thursday, April 5th from 4 to 6 pm for a demonstration of the latest equipment in the Innovation Studio. The equipment includes a laser cutter, vinyl cutter, laminator and Lego Mindstorm kit. To . . .

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New creations using Maker Space

We have some new creations by our Crete residents that used the laser cutter last week! Great work!  If you are interested in etching or cutting an item, give us a call..we can help!  402-826-3809  #communityinmotion

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CPL receives second set of equipment for Innovation Studio

Crete Public Library receives second set of equipment for Innovation Studio The library recently received the second half of the Innovation Studio equipment.  In the Nebraska room you will find a Laser Cutter, Vinyl Cutter, Heat . . .

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Community Input Meeting

Second input meeting for new Library/community room tomorrow. The second input meeting for new library/community room will be held tomorrow, March 8 at 6:00 pm in the UCC Church ARC.  The architects, BVH will present the floor plan . . .

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What's New

The most popular books at the library of 2017 Adult . . .

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