Dig Deeper at the Library for Summer Reading 2022!

Summer Reading Challenge at the Saline County Library starts on Monday, June 6th. All ages can enjoy age-specific programs weekly at both the Bob Herzfeld and Mabel Boswell branches. It’s easy to participate and fun for all ages, including adults! Online registration will start May 23rd. Challengers can sign up using the Beanstack app or … Continued

The Importance of Community Helpers

There are many reasons that schools and libraries include community helpers in the curriculum presented to children. Learning about community helpers helps children to understand being a part of a community, which leads to a feeling of belonging. It helps to foster a sense of teamwork within a child’s world. It’s also important from a … Continued

2022 Spring Programs

We have a large variety of recurring spring programs beginning in January, as well as special programs throughout the season! Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, most programs will require registration and will have a limited number of spots available. Programmers do reserve the right to cancel any programs or change them to virtual as … Continued

Storytime at Home

Storytimes are a big part of our week at the library.  We’d like to give you some ideas for storytimes you can do on your own at home.  Our goal is to give you the tools to do stories, songs, and rhymes at home with your children just like the ones you enjoy when you … Continued

Introducing Children’s Book Bundles!

If you are having trouble finding books for your kids, let us help you! Book bundles will contain 5 handpicked books from the collection of your choice. We will try to include a new book or two when possible!  You may search the catalog with the term “book bundle” to see a list of all … Continued

Costume Closet Opens October 1st!

Saline County Library’s annual Costume Closet is open for business starting at 9:00 AM on Thursday, October 1st. Costumes are available on a first come, first served basis; the library does not place holds on costumes. We have a variety of sizes and styles for all ages; even your pets! Costumes available for checkout include … Continued