Calendar of Events

The only thing that you absolutely have to know, is the location of the library. —Albert Einstein

Story Time will be virtual and with come-and-go kits for the month of May 2022. Story Time continues with in-house programs starting on June 2, 2022, every Thursday from 10-11 AM.  Virtual Story Time on Facebook posted some Thursdays.  Please keep in mind, programs are subject to change and will not run if it falls on a holiday. Regular Program: Books & Babies/Story Time is held every Thursday from 10:00am - 11:00am.  Books & Babies/Story Time is held throughout year on Thursday's.  Along with stories, children participate in singing, dancing, and coloring activities.  As soon as it is permitted, story time will be held at the Valley View Nursing Home on the 1st Thursday of the month at 10:00 am.
Valley View Outreach Book Exchange & Readings
Thursdays: 2 pm - 3 pm 

Location: Valley View Homes

Hosted by Karen Anderson from the library.

Prairie Ridge Outreach Book Swap
Visits and book swap when requested.

Location: Prairie Ridge Village

Hosted by Karen Anderson from the library.

Nemont Outreach - May 4 & 18
Nemont Manor Book Swap ~  3:00pm  

Location: Nemont Manor

Hosted by Janet Eidson from the library.

City Council Meetings - May 2 & 16

City Council Meeting ~ 5:30pm - 6:30pm.

Location: City County Chambers, Civic Center

Hosted by: Mayor Rod Karst

GCCL Book Club - May 23 
Library Book Club ~ 12:00 - 1:00 pm

Location: Horizon Room in the library basement

Hosted by: Megan Haddix 

Board Meeting - May 25
Library Board Meeting 

Location: Horizon Room at the library 

Hosted by: Library Board of Trustees.

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MAY is National...

Mental Health Awareness Month

Get Caught Reading Month

Inventors Month


Weeks in May

Small Business Week – First Week 

National Wildflower Week - First Full Week 

National Pet Week – First Sunday to Monday 


1st is...May Day

3rd is...Montana Day

5th is...Cinco De Mayo

6th is...Space Day

7th is...Kentucky Derby

8th is...Mother's Day

14th is...Dog Mom Day

15th is...Officer's Memorial Day

18th is...Visit Your Relatives Day

   17th is...Easter 

2oth is...Pizza Party Day

23rd is...Lucky Penny Day

25th is...Tap Dance and Wine Day

30th is...Memorial Day

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First Grade Visits the Library - May 25 
9:30-10:30, 12:00 - 1:00, and 1:15-2:15.

Location: Library and Horizon Room

Hosted by: All library staff, first grade teachers, and Becca Olfert. 

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