Library News

Eagles Among Us

Oswego resident, Pete Reynolds,  snapped a photo of numerous airborne eagles taking up residence near the Horse Lake area east of Oswego.  The photo and an accompanying story appear in the Spring 2010 edition of  Southeast Kansas Magazine.  This magazine is available for checkout at the Library.

Now Playing at the Library

Young Library patrons checking out the other fun things available at the Library. Pictured are Alex and Abigail Schmidt, son and daughter of Andrew and Crystal Schmidt. Also pictured are Levi and Linsey Dickerson, son and daughter of Ryan and Andrea Dickerson.

Teen Advisory Group

Teens interested in helping make book buying decisions and planning teen activites at the the library are invited to the Teen Advisory Group. The first meeting will be March 23, 2010 at 4pm. All middle and high school students are invited to join this event. If you are unbale to attend, but are interested, please …

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Book Club Read for March

A Girl Named Zippy: Growing Up Small in Mooreland, Indiana – Haven Kimmel From Library Journal In this first book, Kimmel has written a love letter to her hometown of Mooreland, IN, a town with an unchanging population of 300 in America’s heartland. Nicknamed “Zippy” for her energetic interpretation of a circus monkey, she could …

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Star Wars Display

A private collection of Star Wars action figures, creatures, vehicles, etc. are on display at the Library. These collectibles are circa 1977-1983. Drop by and see the collection while it is on display. May the Force be with you.

2009 Kansas Reads – The Virgin of Small Plains by Nancy Pickard

2009 Kansas Reads begins January 29 thru March 15,  2009.  This a statewide reading project sponsored by the Kansas Center for the Book. The book selected, The Virgin of Small Plains by Nancy Pickard, was chosen for its broad-based appeal that could encourage and sustain discussion.  The Virign of Small Plains is also the Oswego Public Library Book Club selection …

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