Our mission: To serve as a gathering place for the community and to connect our patrons to Cozad's past, present, and future.
NOTICE.......OverDrive now requires your library card number and a library-specific password in order to check out e-books and downloadable audio books. Please ask the front desk for the password, but be prepared to give staff your name and library card number for verification. Our phone number is 784-2019.
Our hours are Monday-Thursday, 10-7pm; Friday, 10-5pm; Saturday, 10-1 pm.
Stop by the front desk and ask us how you can Check Out a Librarian for your own personal computer, editing, or genealogy research use! This is an ongoing program.
• Starting 9/9/14: Children ages birth-5 and their guardians are invited to join us for a drop in Story Time. No registration is needed! There will be three convenient opportunities to attend Story Time: Tuesdays for Preschoolers and Moms from 11:30 am - 12:00 pm, Wednesdays for Toddlers and Moms from 10:30 am - 10:50 am, and Wednesdays for Preschoolers and Moms from 11:00 am - 11:30 am. This year we are adding an additional Story hour on the 3rd Saturday of each month (11/15) from 11:00 am - 11:30 am. The first session will be September 20th. Children of all ages are invited to attend with an adult. there will be a story and activity planned. Choose your day and spend some quality reading time with your little ones!
•December 2014: Everyone has their special list for Santa including Wilson Public Library! On our list this year - LEGOs so we can jumpstart our Lego Club! If you happen to have Legos around the house gathering dust, please consider donating them to us!
•12/24: The Library will close at 3:30 PM for Christmas Eve!
•12/25: The Library will be closed all day for Christmas!
•12/31: The Library will close at 3:30 PM for New Year's Eve!
•1/1: The Library will be closed all day for New Year's Day!
• January-March 2015: After the brrr months of November and December, we invite all adults to ger W.A.R.M. (Winter Adult Reading Months) with us at Wilson Public Library! We know that many adults don't have time to do our summer reading program, so we decided to try a winter one instead! Starting January 2nd, pick up a punch card at the front desk. Mark it each time you finish reading a book. Return the completed card (10 books read) for a chance to win a prize. Feel free to fill up as many cards as possible! The reading contest goes through March 20, so get reading!
• 1/21 & 22: In honor of Robert Henri's 150th birthday, plan to attend our special Robert Henri presentations for kids - "Robert Henri: Making Your Mark". Instructed by Sue Hart, these calsses will be informative as well as fun. On January 21st, Story Time kids will meet with Sue from 11:00-11:30 AM. On January 22nd, kids grades 2-4 will meet with Sue from 3:30-5:00 PM.