Library News

Changes to hoopla

Attention Hoopla users! A change is coming effective March 1.
Hoopla users will be limited to two borrows per calendar month from now on. This service has become more popular throughout the shared catalog region and is becoming more expensive. We have looked at statistics and on average users are borrowing two items per month. We […]

Summer Reading Sign-up Begins May 27

[ May 27, 2014; ] Sign up for Summer Reading 2014 begins May 27 at 10:00 AM.
Children have until July 31st to read 20 books.
Readers  who have completed 4th grade and up may choose to read 20 books or 8 hours.
The last day to sign up is June 30th.

Seneca Free Library is 2013 Friend of Education!!

We are  excited to report that Seneca Free Library received one of two U.S.D. # 115 Friend of Education awards for the 2012-2013 school year. The plaque was presented to staff member Dee Lizzol and board members Barb Vitt and Andy Strathman by Superintendent Darrel Kohlman at their annual Staff Recognition Luncheon May 23. The […]

Annual Book Sale

[ May 23, 2012 to May 26, 2012. ]
The Library’s Annual Memorial Day Weekend Book Sale will be here before you know it.

Do you have books you found around the house while spring cleaning that you’d like to donate?

Please bring them to the library before Monday May 21st.

Our Early Bird Special was so popular last year, we decided to make it part of […]


[ November 30, -0001; 12:00 am; ]


Who wouldn’t want a beautiful Eric Carle print quilt to snuggle up in while reading Eric Carle books to children or grand children? Here is your chance to win just such a quilt and 4 board books.

The quilt is 50 x 60 inches, features loveable characters from his books and is machine quilted. The four […]

David Nieves with Snakes, Snakes, Snakes

[ July 13, 2010; 10:30 am; ] A favorite from past years, David Nieves is back with Snakes, Snakes, Snakes.  Join us Tuesday July 13 at 10:30 AM in the Community Meeting Room for the last program of the summer.

“Set Sail” with Bob Goodin

[ June 29, 2010; 10:30 am; ] Puppets, magic and music is what you have to look forward to in this program presented by Bob Goodin.
Join us in the Community Meeting Room Tues June 29 at 10:30 AM.

Story & Activity Hour for 1st-3rd graders

[ June 2, 2010; 1:00 pm; June 9, 2010; 1:00 pm; June 16, 2010; 1:00 pm; June 30, 2010; 1:00 pm; July 7, 2010; 1:00 pm; ] Children who have just completed 1st thru 3rd grades  are asked to sign up each week for their Story and Activity Hour. The sessions are limited to 20 children. Each week will feature a different water themed story and activity. Give us a call at 336-2377 to get in on the fun!

We ask that you […]

Preschool Story Hour

[ June 2, 2010; 10:00 am; June 9, 2010; 10:00 am; June 16, 2010; 10:00 am; June 30, 2010; 10:00 am; July 7, 2010; 10:00 am; ]

Wednesday is the day for Story Hour at Seneca Free Library. Preschoolers can  come enjoy stories, songs and activities from 10:00 to 11:00  each Wednesday in June and July 7 with the exception of June 23. There will be no Story Hour on June 23.  No sign up is required for preschoolers.

P.S. Don’t forget your […]

Amazing Arthur: Comedy, Stunts & Magic

[ June 15, 2010; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ]
No that is not a mistake, the library is hosting an evening program this year. 
Don’t miss the comedy, stunts and magic of the Amazing Arthur on
Tuesday June 15 at 7:00 PM in our Community Meeting Room.