Library News: Kimball

Kimball National Honor Society (NHS) recently returned to the Kimball Public Library for some serious spring cleaning. The NHS first cleaned the library in 2011-12 school year, and they have since adopted it as an annual service project. Students arrived on a Friday morning during their spring break to wipe down every shelf in the library. The process included removing the materials, washing and drying the shelves then returning the materials in the correct order. No flat surface was...
On Wednesday, Feb. 6, 16 children and parents were entertained by a lively, fast-paced puppet show presented by puppeteer Anne Sawyer-Aitch at the Kimball Library. Attendees were entertained by Anne’s unique program which is a high quality shadow puppet presentation. To add to the fun, the program also includes lively music which helps to keep the attention of even the youngest audience member. The story of Nalah and the Pink Tiger is based on a very imaginative little girl who ends up...
The new library open hours for Kimball begin on Wednesday, Jan. 2. Friday open hours have returned to Kimball Library. With the adjustment of allocated hours the Kimball library now is able to offer Friday open hours while still keeping two weekday mornings and one later evening.The new hours are: Monday 10-1, 2-7 Wednesday 10-1, 3-6 Friday 3-6 Saturday 9-12 The library is closed Tuesdays and Thursdays.
Kimball’s National Honor Society adopted the library as one of their service projects this school year. On December 29, ten students arrived at the library ready to work. They removed books from the library shelves and dusted before returning the materials to their clean home. The walls above the bookshelves and every flat surface were dusted in less than two hours, leaving the library sparkling clean. The National Honor Society organizes and completes a variety of service projects...