Do you have questions about relatives, the house you live in, or the Atchison area? This Saturday the 20th is the perfect time to look for answers in our Kansas Room! Roxana, librarian and genealogist, will be available from 9-2.
Corn: Brief History, Identities, and Memes
Thursday July 18th at 6pm
Dr. Filiberto Mares Hernandez will share all sorts of fun facts about the history of corn while we snack on some fresh from the Farmer’s Market!
Join us on July 19th at 2 pm for a special visit from Amelia!
Returning favorite, historian Ann Birney, will regale us with stories and answer questions!
Join us on August 1st at 6:00 for the Talk About Literature in Kansas Series After the Fact. Some events in our lives are so pivotal that once they occur everything changes. The three books in the series deal with the changes that happen during and after major traumas.
The first book is The Things They Carried and deals with the Vietnam War.
Come join us for lively discussions and great reads. Love it or hate it, we want to hear from you.
The books are available at the circulation desk.
See you then.
The Atchison Public Library will be CLOSED July 4th. We will be open regular hours the next day, Friday the 5th, from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
Enjoy the Fourth!
Join Master Gardener Mikey Stafford for a presentation on container gardening on July 9th at 6:00. Tomatoes on the table, petunias on the patio, dahlias on the deck, come sprout ideas for raising plants.
Is life tasteless? Are things boring? Mealtimes lacking in flavor? Want to add zest to your life? Spice it up? Join us on June 20th at 6:00 for a special edition of Food Freaks. We will be making homemade spice mixes. The Library will provide the ingredients. Just bring yourself and a willingness to heat things up.
Please join the Atchison County Genealogical Society in welcoming guest speaker Dr. Nshan Erganian. The Society meeting starts at 5:30 and Dr. Erganian will speak at 6.