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Kansas Indians: Walking paths of yesterday and today

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Can you picture yourself working behind this counter

The Kinsley Library is looking for an enthusiastic learner and customer focused individual to become the Librarian and work with the Director to serve the community.  32 hour week, Monday – Friday.  Salary dependent on qualifications and experience.  Health Insurance, KPERS, and paid time off. JOB QUALIFICATIONS AND DESCRIPTION APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Spooky Graphic Lego Stories

Seventeen 4th-7th graders have been meeting for the past 5 weeks to create graphic stories using Lego characters.   They divided into five groups, wrote the story, set up the scenes and characters, took pictures, downloaded the panels and added captions.   We are proud of their stories and how creative and dedicated they were to the …

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Traveling Library Buddy Visits

JOIN THE DISCUSSION – Faith in Fiction

Humanities Kansas TALK Series – Tuesday evening, 7 pm  November 13:  I Hear the Reaper’s Song by Sara Stambaugh. Dr. Galen Boehme will be the discussion leader for this book which centers on a historical event that caused the Mennonite culture to reexamine their beliefs in a modernizing society. CLICK HERE FOR DETAILED FLYER

VIEW “Hands Up! It’s a Robbery!

CLICK HERE to watch the Smash Hit Musical of the Summer! (Performance pictures and more information posted below.)

“Hands Up! It’s a Robbery” A Smash Hit

View performance here⊗   Script & Lyrics written by Kinsley kids ⊗   MEET THE CAST OF KINSLEY KIDS ⊗   The set created by the Lange Family

Poet Laureate, Kevin Rabas, is Coming

April is National Poetry Month Come Celebrate at the Kinsley Library with KEVIN RABAS, Poet Laureate of KansasTM “Finding the Extraordinary in the Ordinary” Wednesday evening,  April 25, 2018 at 7 pm Poet, jazz musician, and professor at Emporia State University Poetry collections include:       Lisa’s Flying Electric Piano      Songs for My Father: Poems …

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“The Great War” TALK Discussions

You’re invited to join a TALK discussion series of four books about World War I .  Books are available each month at the library for check out. ABOVE THE DREAMLESS DEAD Tuesday, April 3, 7 p.m. Discussion Leader:  Dr. Jane Holwerda WAR HORSE by Michael Morpurgo Wednesday, January 10, 7 p.m. Discussion Leader:  Valerie Brown Kuchera …

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John Musgrave to Speak March 18

“World War I and  America” series will feature Vietnam veteran John Musgrave on March 18, 2-5 p.m..  Mr.  Musgrave was one of the primary voices in Ken Burn and Lynn Novick’s recent 10 -part documentary, “The Vietnam War,” aired on PBS. In 1967 John Mustrave enlisted in the Marines and was sent to Vietnam where …

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