Author: Janette Duffield

New books at the library

New books at the library

Check out these newly added books at the Valentine Public Library in May 2021. We have thousands of titles and can help you find just what you are looking for. Check them out today or place a reserve so you do not miss a chance 

Summer Reading Programs 2021

Summer Reading Programs 2021

We are working on some plans for Summer Reading 2021 challenges and programming. Stay tuned for more details. #talesandtails #ReadonVPL #VPLis100 #1921to2021 #100years #100yearsold

First issue of Valentine Public Library Centennial Newsletter is available

First issue of Valentine Public Library Centennial Newsletter is available

To celebrate the “Year of the Library” for 2021 and Valentine Public Library’s 100th Anniversary we have created a Centennial Newsletter. The first issue is available for download here: https://valentinelibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/20210504122036774.pdf or stop by the library to pick up your own copy. While you’re here, enjoy 

Spring Reading Challenge is complete

Spring Reading Challenge is complete

We had 34 people sign up to take our Spring Reading Challenge. We had 6 complete and return by April 30th. PS…..your librarians were not among those completions! LOL!! Congratulations to Louise Mayhew, Anna Maas, Marie Wiley, Jodi Sedivy, Colleen Bass, and Betty Schubauer. Stay 

VPL among the ALA recipients of $1 million in community engagement funding for small and rural libraries

VPL among the ALA recipients of $1 million in community engagement funding for small and rural libraries

We are pleased to announce that the Valentine Public Library is a recent recipient of this grant opportunity from the American Library Association. Please stay tuned as we will provide more details of our upcoming community project, “Online Snare-Cyber Smart” Security, Safety and Well-being regarding 

New Books at the Library!

New Books at the Library!

Check out these newly added books at the Valentine Public Library in mid-April 2021. We have thousands of titles and can help you find just what you are looking for. Check them out today or place a reserve so you do not miss a chance 

Valentine Public Library is 100 years old

Valentine Public Library is 100 years old

Let’s take a look at the beginnings of the Valentine Public Library and it’s first few years. The Valentine Public Library began in 1921. The Chapter CA P.E.O. was the visionary force for the humble beginnings of our current library. P.E.O. member, Sylvia Quigley suggested 

New Overdrive Advantage Titles added April 10, 2021

New Overdrive Advantage Titles added April 10, 2021

All you need to get started with free digital content from your library is a library card. Have a new smartphone or tablet? Great! We’ve got an app that will let you borrow digital ebooks, and audiobooks from your local library–and it’s all free. Just