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Local Community Grant Award

Local Community Grant Award

Friends of  Coffey County Library Burlington Branch was awarded a $1000.00 Local Community Grant from Walmart Emporia, Facility 557, in Emporia, Kansas. The grant will be used to support the library’s involvement in the afterschool program.  The Burlington Branch...
Coffey County Library is a “Third Place”

Coffey County Library is a “Third Place”

“Third Place” is a term coined by college professor Ray Oldenburg.  The idea is that the first place is your home and the second place is your work or school.  Oldenburg suggests the hallmarks of a true “third place” are: free or inexpensive; food and drink, while not...
Food 4 Fines

Food 4 Fines

During the month of February 2022, all branches of the Coffey County Library accepted canned goods and pantry items for payment of library fines. Coffey County Library does not charge overdue fines for regular check out, however, charges for lost items, ILL fines,...
Book Clubs At The Library

Book Clubs At The Library

Do you love books?  Would you like to discuss the books you are reading with others?  If so, consider joining one of our monthly book clubs.  You’ll not only have the opportunity for discussion but will also meet new people and make new friends with common interests....
Reader Zone

Reader Zone

Reading programs are an important tool to help children build reading skills. The Coffey County Library is now using an internet-based system called Reader Zone for our reading programs. The first program that we encourage parents/children to participate in is 1000...
Library Olympic Circulation Challenge

Library Olympic Circulation Challenge

“Together for a Shared Future” is the official motto of the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in Beijing being held during February 2022. The motto reflects the necessity for the world to work together towards a better tomorrow, especially given the difficulties...