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[ December 1, 2014 to December 6, 2014. ] We are excited to announce that the Library will be hosting an Usborne Book Fair the first week of December, 1st through the 6th, Monday through Saturday!
There are Usborne books for children of ALL ages! The board books are fun and bright, there are puzzle books, seek and find books, activity books and, OH! so [...]

Changes in Hours for Thanksgiving Week Announced

[ November 26, 2014; 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. November 27, 2014; November 29, 2014; ]
Seneca Free Library board and staff
wish all our patrons a
wonderful Thanksgiving weekend.
We will close at
5:00 PM Wednesday November 26
and will remain closed
Thursday November 27
in observance of Thanksgiving.
We will also be closed Saturday November 29th to give our staff time with family.

Preschool Story Time

[ December 2, 2014; 10:30 am; ] Our next Preschool Story Time is set for Tuesday December 2 at 10:30.

Library is Collecting Items for NM Co. Christmas Bureau

[ December 5, 2014; ] As in the past, the Library is collecting items for the Nemaha County Christmas Bureau.  A letter from the Nemaha County Christmas Bureau coordinator states that as a result of your generous support last year, the Christmas Store served 55 families including 79 adults and 112 children.

Again this year, the Seneca United Methodist Church has [...]


October 20, 2014
Northeast Kansas Library System Partners with Hoopla Digital to Give
Patrons Online and Mobile Access to Free Movies, TV Shows, Music
and Audiobooks
Library cardholders can now borrow dynamic content directly from their smartphones, tablets
and PCs
LAWRENCE, KS – Northeast Kansas Library System (NEKLS) today announced public
availability of thousands of movies, television shows, music and audiobooks, all [...]

You’ve Got Mail?


Help us help you receive notices from the Library. We’ve discovered a problem with some YAHOO email accounts. The regional office suggests our patrons with YAHOO email add our email addresses to their contacts so any messages from us will not go to your spam folder. The addresses you need to add are: AND [...]


By now, you may have noticed that the NExpress catalog look has changed. Those changes are not just skin deep, however! This new look provides a lot of new functionality, including the ability to work seamlessly on any mobile device. This means that the Library Anywhere application that we’ve been using to provide mobile access [...]

Book Sale Carts Hold Something for Everyone!

Our Book Sale Carts are full and we have more books waiting their turn on the carts.
There is a nice selection of children’s books that have been donated.
There are a lot of paperback books, some Science Fiction.
Most of the books are Fiction pulled from our shelves others have been donated.
Stop in [...]

Summer 2014 Video Ready to View!

End of Summer Reading Party a Huge Success!

We had a successful summer here at the library. Two hundred eighty one young readers signed up for the reading program. There was great attendance for all our performers, story times and science activities. Of those 281 readers, 92 remembered to turn in their reading logs before the deadline. An ice cream party was held [...]