The Stanley Public Library will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 26 and 27, in observance of Thanksgiving. The library will be open Monday, November 30 at 12:30 PM.
Curbside pickup is available at the Stanley Public Library!
Call the library (628-2223), let the librarian know what you’d like to check out and the time you’ll be arriving. Please bring your library card. Returns may also be done this way or items can be placed in the book drop.
This service will be available from 1:00-4:30 PM Monday through Friday for those that don’t wish to come into the building.
The library is open 12:30 – 5:15 PM for those who would still like to come in!
Beginning Monday, November 9, students ages 5-14 can stop at the Stanley Public Library to pick up a Thanksgiving craft kit. These free take-and-make craft kits feature a hanging paper turkey, a paper plate candy corn turkey or an owl turkey ornament. There are a limited number of kits available so stop in early! One per person please.
During October, the Stanley Public Library held a Creepy Candy Contest. Students were invited to look at the giant Halloween bowl and guess the number of items it contained. Carmen Wing was the winner with a guess of 459, missing the exact number by only 22. Congratulations to Carmen and to all who visited the library and entered.
The contest was sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
The Stanley Public Library will be closed Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, October 19, 20 and 21 for network infrastructure maintenance and improvements. The wireless internet will not be available during this time.
All materials that are due on these days should be returned in the drop box and no new materials may be checked out at this time. The library will be open Thursday, October 22 at 12:30 PM if all work has been completed.
Students in grades K-12 were Reading Rock Stars during the month of August at the Stanley Public Library! The students checked out books, read them, filled out a rating sheet and returned them for an entry into the drawing.
Prize winners were Emma Kannianen, Layla Wilson, Valentina Anthony, Rachael Kannianen, Blakely Bell, Isabella Pitts, Kirsten Kannianen and Devon Anthony. The contest was sponsored by the Friends of the Library.