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Got Plastic Bags?

Got Plastic Bags?

We are working to collect 500 pounds of plastic bags -- approximately 40,500 grocery bags -- and we need your help to do so! If we collect 500 pounds of plastic or more, TREX will donate a bench...

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Thank You to Our Amazing Buddy Bag Participants!

Thank You to Our Amazing Buddy Bag Participants!

Over the past few months, dozens of businesses in Saline County have been holding food drives to collect food for Saline County Library's first-ever Summer Food Backpack program, our Buddy Bags!We hav...

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May the 4th Be with...Ducks?

May the 4th Be with...Ducks?

You're probably wondering... what good is a rubber duck for besides entertaining children at bath-time? How about providing $5,000 to the Imagination Library, $5,000 to the Bryant Boys & Girl...

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Patron Spotlight: James Beard

Patron Spotlight: James Beard

What makes the library so great are the amazing patrons that not only support the library's commitments to provide entertainment, education and connections, but who also show a strong love for their c...

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Benton Book Sale February 1st-2nd

Benton Book Sale February 1st-2nd

There will be a used book sale on Friday, February 1st from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM and Saturday, February 2nd from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM in the lower reading area at the Bob Herzfeld Memorial Library in Bent...

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Shop Local This Holiday Season!

Shop Local This Holiday Season!

Shopping for the holidays can go one of two ways: it can be a super fun, enjoyable experience that you get done early, or it can be a daunting task that you (and half of the state) are rushing to get...

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