Launchpads are here!

Come and check out the latest tech from the Kimball Library. Launchpads are educational tablets designed to be checked out, used, and enjoyed by kids! The tablets are pre-loaded with fun games and activities, without access to Wi-Fi or purchase suggestions. Kids can choose their path and follow it at their own pace to practice life skills, STEAM concepts, and reading. Launchpads are available for a 1 week loan with… Read more

Teen Service Hour Opportunity: Book Trailers!

Create an original Book Trailer for the Kimball Library to earn unlimited service hours. Your Book Trailer should be a creative re-imaging of a book, exactly as if that book had been adapted to a movie. The video should be no more than 1-2 minutes long.   RULES: Your Book Trailer must contain original content only You may not use copyrighted music in your Book Trailer Your book must be… Read more

Kimball Library is on Youtube!

Kimball Library staff presents: our very own Youtube channel! We’ll be uploading regular videos to keep you all connected to your regular programming like StoryTime, Steam Team science projects, Pop-Up Poetry and more on the horizon.… Read more

Library Planisphere is here! Check it out!

planisphereAre you a stargazer or do you want to learn more about the night sky? If so, consider checking out our new Planisphere! A Planisphere is a flexible, plastic chart of the night sky with which the observer can find any date and time. It’s easy to read, filled with insightful astrological information, and it’s waterproof. It is fun and educational for both adults and kids interested in watching the… Read more

Ukuleles Now Available for Loan!

ukulele Do you want to learn an instrument? Did you come to our Ukuleles Rock Event? Kimball Library now has Ukuleles for you to borrow! We have FOUR Ukuleles available! You can borrow a Ukulele for ONE WEEK! You get the Ukulele and a Storage Bag to carry it in! (This service is only available to Kimball Card Holders.) You will have to tune the Ukulele yourself but there are an… Read more

Kimball Backpacks Available

Mt.SeaBackjpgAre you planning to go for a hike? If so, check out our new Kimball Backpacks! Yes, you read that correctly, we have backpacks that patrons can borrow! Depending on your destination you can choose to borrow either a seacoast theme or a mountain theme backpack. The Seacoast backpack contains a compass with instructions, waterproof binoculars, and interesting reading materials such as: The ultimate guide to shells and beach life… Read more