We are excited to have offered our library’s first annual Poetry Contest! The contest is wrapped up, and we have rescheduled the celebration to include at least 2 of this year’s first place winners. We are so happy with everyone that submitted a poem. Thank you! We...
Priscilla Howe will be at the library on July 12th!
Didja Ever See a Fishy? (preK-gr.6) Splishy, splashy! Storyteller Priscilla Howe has a boatful of stories, songs, silliness and more for kids of all ages. Her favorite hand puppets also come along for the ride. Priscilla travels the US and abroad (China, Argentina,...
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Local Author’s Night!
One of the perks of working at the library is finding out about local authors. This coming week, on April 28th, we are excited to have four local author's here to talk a bit about their books, and if you are interested, you can purchase one of their books. (We also...
A Poem for your Pocket
April is National Poetry Month and there is a program called " A Poem for you Pocket," that encourages reading poetry on a consistent basis. We will be adding short poems to this page throughout the month to inspire you to take time for poetry.
Our first Book Walk of the year!
We are kicking off our 2022 Book Walk Series with What Sound Is Morning? by Kansas author, Grant Snider. At the end of each story, there is a QR Code. Use your smart phone and fill out the quick form to be entered into a drawing for a $5 gift card.
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Blind Date with a Book!
We are getting ready to kick off Blind Date with a Book! This is a fun way to check out a book without knowing fully what you are getting yourself into! We have books wrapped and ready for check out. Once you complete the book, you can bring the book in and share what...
Happy New Year!
"Praying" by Mary Oliver from Thirst It doesn’t have to be the blue iris, it could be weeds in a vacant lot, or a few small stones; just pay attention, then patch a few words together and don’t try to make them elaborate, this isn’t a contest but the doorway into...
Mound City Library - District #4
Mary Sommerville Library
630 Main Street
Mound City, Kansas 66056
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Sat: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm