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On Tuesday May 30th, our Coffee and Conversation group welcomed District 8 State Senate hopeful, Sharon Girard and her husband Jerry, from Eloy. Sharon sat and visited with our people, listened to their concerns and shared her own. (Sharon is the  one

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Winners Named in National Library Week Bookmark Contest

The Kearny Public Library celebrated National Library Week  (April 10th-14th) by holding a Bookmark Contest! This year’s theme was “Libraries Transform.”  After all the entries were received, a panel of judges chose the best 5 bookmarks from each grade level.  The

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Welcome to the “New” Kearny Public Library

Kearny Public Library received its new paint job and landscaping, thanks to a dedicated group of volunteers. In memory of Abby McDougal, who painted the original mural in 2007, we kept the mural but brightened up the colors. This is

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Big Changes at the Kearny Library

Changing the Look After hosting a volunteer workday, the Southwest collection is now where the Kidzone had been, and we now have a separate room for hosting our monthly Ladies Tea Party and crochet class, as well as a place for

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National Library Week 2015

National Library Week is an observance week sponsored by the American Library Association that is intended to honor libraries and all they do for our communities. It was held from April 12th – 18th this year. In order to celebrate Kearny library hosted

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New Checkout Policies

As of November 10th, 2014, there are new checkout policies at Kearny Public Library BOOKS: 7 BOOKS (ONLY 2 NEW) FOR 2 WEEKS – 1 RENEWAL AUDIO BOOKS: 5 AUDIO BOOKS FOR 2 WEEKS – 1 RENEWAL (ANY COMBINATION OF THE

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Ladies Tea Party – Halloween

There were fourteen ladies in attendance for October’s Halloween themed tea party and a good time was enjoyed by all. The ladies got instructions and a demonstration of how to decorate Spider web and Skeleton cookies and each lady was allow

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