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Changes to hoopla

Changes to hoopla

Although it is free for patrons to use, the Pittsburg Public Library pays a fee for every item a patron checks out through Hoopla. Each time a patron borrows a title (even if they don’t use it), the library pays a fee…

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Device Advice by Appointment

Device Advice by Appointment

Pittsburg Public Library is offering Device Advice appointments. Bring your smart phone, tablet, or laptop—and your questions. These 15 to 30 minute sessions are designed to help familiarize patrons with common devices…

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2023 Holiday Tree Collection

2023 Holiday Tree Collection

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! You’re invited to the Pittsburg Public Library to see our Literary Holiday Tree Collection! Located throughout the building, you will find over 20 trees of all sizes, each with a different theme…

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Library Card Sign Up Month

Library Card Sign Up Month

Since 1987, Library Card Sign-up Month has been held each September to mark the beginning of the school year. During the month, the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries unite in a national effort…

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Annual Book Sale

Annual Book Sale

The Annual Friends of the Library Book Sale will be held on Saturday, September 2, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The sale is open to the public as part of the Little Balkans Days celebration.

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From The Stacks

Read on the Range

Read on the Range

Kansas literature often gets a bad rap. No doubt people who call us “flyover country” don’t even think there is such a thing. About the only book related to our state that comes to mind for most people…

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TGIF

TGIF

It’s been a bit of a rough week for some of us. Whether it be dead car batteries, frozen pipes, conked out furnaces, or malfunctioning garage doors—the sub-zero temperatures have not been kind…

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Two Thumbs Up

Two Thumbs Up

I will be forever grateful to the patron who, back in 2015, told me I needed to read Daniel James Brown’s “The Boys in the Boat” (thank you Suzy!). I admit to being very skeptical—why would someone living in Kansas want to read…

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Starting Fresh

Starting Fresh

It’s Day 5 and I’ve finished my first book of the year. I hope it doesn’t portend the rest of my reading for 2024. Which is my way of saying that although I was excited to check out the book…

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Pittsburg Public Library

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