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Friends of the Library Open House Monday, October 17 @ 6:30-7:30 pm


National Friends of the Library Week is October 16th through October 22nd. Come celebrate with us and meet our current Board Members at our Friends of the Library Open House on Monday, October 17th from 6:30-7:30 pm. Enjoy refreshments and visit with others who love supporting the Library. Come see what we are all about! Membership is not required.

Keep Reading for Prizes Through July!

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Summer Reading sign-up ended June 30, but keep reading for prizes through July. Summer reading is FUN and simple! Keep track of your reading here: ON YOUR MARK, GET SET…READ Teens – Keep earning those library bucks for the end of Summer Reading Auction at GET IN THE GAME…READ Check out all the great events for kids this summer at the library! Lots of great stuff for Teens, too! Need more information?… Read more »

Enjoy Our New Collection of Online Magazines Through Zinio!


We are excited to announce something new at the library: online magazines! Zinio for Libraries is like the world’s largest newsstand, offering full-color, digital magazines for immediate checkout.  You can read online on desktop computers and mobile devices — or you can download magazines through the Zinio For Libraries app. Browse from our library’s collection of popular new and backlist titles with no holds, no checkout periods and no limits – all available… Read more »

Once Upon a Winter Night – Adult Winter Reading Challenge


JANUARY 11TH – MARCH 18TH It is time for our annual Adult Winter Reading Challenge. There’s “snow” doubt, snuggling with a book is the best way to survive the cold. Read your way through winter, earn prizes and enter for a chance at the grand prize, a Kindle Fire. The Challenge starts in January and runs until spring is here.  Come on in to the library for more details and to… Read more »

E-books, Audiobooks, Music and More Now On Hoopla!

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Basehor Library card holders can now download e-books, audiobooks, and movies through the Hoopla app on your device or on your computer. You can watch digital movies (including some Disney) and TV shows, listen to music and audiobooks, and even read e-books and comics! You can download the free Hoopla™ digital mobile app on your Android or iOS device, or visit hoopladigital.com to begin enjoying thousands of titles. Here’s how it works:… Read more »

Announcing the 2nd Annual Basehor Library Independent Film Festival

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Get Your Film Ready for Our Basehor Library Independent Film Festival! Deadline for Submission is Friday, September 18 @ 5:00 pm Tell us a story in a five-minute film. You choose the subject, the scene, the actors, and the genre. You must include at least five of our 25 challenge phrases or items, for instance: • Star Wars reference • Basehor landmark or a BLHS Bobcat • Chase scene or slow motion scene •… Read more »

Summer Reading for Kids and Teens: Record Your Time Here!

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Registration is now closed, BUT KEEP READING! For kids age 3 through 6th grade, summer reading is FUN and simple! No keeping track of books. No keeping track of minutes. To earn a weekly prize, the only requirement is to read everyday; it does not matter what or how much you read… just read. One prize per week for a total of 8 prizes. The first day to pick up prizes is June 1. CLICK HERE TO ADD YOUR… Read more »