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ATTENTION LIBRARY PATRONS

Help Me Grow: For Children Birth Through 5.5 Years and Their Parents

Join us for an open play time on Tuesday, March 24th, 6:30- 8:00 PM and find out how you can receive free child developmental information. You can also try a free developmental screening. Sponsored by the Kanab City Library and Help Me Grow! Visit this website for more information: www.helpmegrow.org or call 211.

Centennial Event: Red Rock Review Launch

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A new issue of the Red Rock Review, a publication by the Arts Council, containing submitted work by local artists and authors, will be launched on Friday, March 27, 7:00 pm, Library multi-purpose room. Authors will be invited to read their pieces and visual artists will show images of their work. Please join us for this free event.

Celebrate Kanab Library’s Centennial!

Mayor Houston has proclaimed 2015 as the Official Centennial Year for the Kanab City Library . Read the Centennial Proclamation

Dicki&MayorCroppedSpecial activities are planned for each month so that you can help us to celebrate!   Your first challenge is to read 100 books in the year 2015 – if you do so you will earn a reward. Please see our events page for a list of other activities. The library will also be selling commemorative items like t-shirts – $15.00, Mugs – $5.00. We also have bumper stickers, key rings and a new library card!

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Also, if you or someone you know has memories of the former Kanab Public Library or if you have any knowledge of Kanab’s previous librarians, we need your help! We are looking for: photos of the former libraries/locations, photos and/or information about the librarians and anyone else who may have been instrumental in establishing the Kanab City Library. Please email the library if you can help to fill in some information: kancitlib@xpressweb.com

Announcing… Children’s Library Time

kids&booksStories for children 3-5 years old lead by Tiffany Unsworth - Beginning on Tuesday, February 24th. To be offered each Tuesday at 10:30 am. Please call the library if you have questions: 435-644-2394

Did you know?

The Kanab City Library has many Handy Services for your benefit and convenience. For example, you can send a fax, make copies, scan a document or photo, print, laminate, use a computer, use free WiFi with your own device, and check out playaways to allow you to listen to books at home? There are so many services, we have devoted an entire web page to explain them to you, so please follow the links in this paragraph to learn about what we offer!

We also have special collections of materials for every interest, for example:

1. Our Southwestern Collection covers many topics that are specific to the four corners states of Utah, Arizona, Colorado and New Mexico as well as locations closer to home. If you are looking for information about travel, recreation, national parkshistory, culture, art or literature specific to the southwest, begin your browsing right here.

2. We also have a Special Collection of materials that are relevant to our specific location of Utah and Kanab. If you have a need for research materials related to local history, check with our Library Director, Dicki Robinson, to find out how to access this information.

Vacancy on the Library Board

If you would like to become more involved in helping the Kanab City Library, you may want to consider applying to become a board member. This position is voluntary and requires that you are a city resident with a library card. For more information, please call the library during regular hours (see right sidebar).

Bulletin Board News:

Please take a look at the beautiful bulletin boards that Kathryn Keys creates in the Children’s Room on a monthly basis. Her work is inspired! Thank you, Kathryn!DecemberHolidayBB

Exhibit Your Art at the Library!

We now have a space at the library for aspiring artists to hang their work. Please contact our library director, Dicki Robinson, about using this space in the future.