Due to the Covid-19 situation, the NPL has changed up their usual summer programs. There will be no weekly programs at the library but there will be many fun activities, StoryWalks and a few live performances.
Beginning May 21st through August 6th, children will need to complete all 30 challenges of the "Summer Challenge" and return their sheets for an additional prize drawings from Northwest Kansas Library system.
The "Summer Challenge" will kick off with a Parking Lot Party with Jammin' Randy on May 21st at 10:30 am. Please remain in your vehicles for the performance so that social distancing will be maintained. Library staff will hand out the "Summer Challenge" sheets after Randy's performance.
Thursday, June 25th at 10:30 am Dan Dan the Magic Man with "Once Upon a Magic Show." We also ask that you remain in your vehicles for this performance as well.
July 12th - 18th, Traveling Lantern Theatre Company's online-access performance of "Legend and Myths from Mt. Olympus" will be available. Sponsored by Northwest Kansas Library System.
Pleae keep watch on the library's website, www.nortonpubliclibrary.org as well as their Facebook page, The Norton Public Library, for online StoryTimes, puppet shows,craft ideas and so much more this summer!!
Sept. 2017: TRAVELING KANSAS is a local production from Smoky Hills Public Television that highlights communities, people and attractions across the state. This episode explores the past and present with a spotlight on the restoration of several historic buildings in Norton and the economic development efforts throughout the county.
NORTON COUNTY MAGAZINE (Est. 2011) Covering the people, life, history and commerce of Norton County! The Magazine is published quarterly. Thanks to great sponsors, the Norton County Magazine is free to Norton County residents in zip codes 67622, 67645, 67653 and 67654 as well as nearby community 67647. If you live in these zip code areas and are not receiving your issue, let us know. To subscribe, send your name, mailing address and email address to Norton County Magazine, PO Box 163, Norton, KS 67654 with your check made payable to Frontier Community Foundation. The rate is $24 per year for 4 issues. Carolyn Applegate, Editor. Contact Information: (785) 877-3968
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