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Biblio Chair Delivered to the Library.

Rebecca Haverkamp made this chair for her high school senior project. She presented the idea to us last fall and we were really excited about it! Congratulations and thank you, Rebecca for giving the library a truly great gift.

March STEM Class

A small group gathered to play with a microscope; looking at fibers, the uniqueness of each person was discovered as well as how human hair fibers differ from dog, cat and synthetic fibers. Discussions on the use in solving crimes thru fiber identification were enlightening.

Under the Microscope


A high school student was invited to help instruct the students.

Lucky Star Quilt Class

Lucky Star Quilt Pattern

Is mastering triangles on your bucket list? This class is for you! Mark your calendar for Thursday April 11, from 6:00~9:00 PM. Class continues on Saturday April 13 from 10:00 AM~4:00 PM.

Susan Mitchell will be your instructor for this intermediate class. The class will be held at Seneca Free Library Community Room. Fee for the class is $30.00, which includes the pattern. Receive 10% discount on fabric and notions purchased for the class at Seneca Variety Store, downtown Seneca.

ARC Wild Returns to SFL

Who’s Eating Who? That is the question of the day when ARC Wild returns to Seneca Free Library Thursday, April 25. This program will be presented twice, at 3:30 and 5:30 PM.

Do you know where you belong in nature’s food WEB? Every meal you eat connects you to several food chains and makes you part of nature’s food web. Get hands on with some of nature’s super heroes and discover who’s eating whom. It’s a special investigative class you don’t want to miss!

*This is FREE to the public. * Class size is limited. * Recommended age level is 5 years and up. * Children under 5 will not be allowed to participate in hands on activities. * Allergy warning: Live animals will be in use. * Program starts at 3:30 and 5:30. * Choose which time works best for you. * Remember that anyone under age 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

We’ve Rescheduled! Mark Your Calendar!

The Habitat Sweet Home/ARC Wild programs have been rescheduled for Monday March 25! We will exploring habitats found in Kansas. There will be a program at 3:30 and another at 5:30 in our Community Room. Class size is limited and all children under 12 must have adult supervision.

Allergy Warning: Live animals will be present.

This event is sponsored by Community National Bank.  For more information about ARC Wild go to their website, www.arcwild.org.

LIBBYapp is Now Available

Stop by the library and let us help you download the new audio and ebook app available through Seneca Free Library or follow the directions below.  We are part of the Sunflower eLibrary consortium OverDrive service. This app allows you to check out 5 items at a time. If you have 5 items downloaded and return one, you are free to download another. The more popular items you may have to place a hold on, but you can also search for items that are available now.  Stop in and let us walk you through the process!

The Libby app is the easiest way to get started with digital books, audio books, and magazines from your public library!

  1.  Install the Libby app from the app store on your Android, iOS(iPhone/iPad/iPod touch), or Windows 10 device. Or, visit libbyapp.com in your Chrome, Firefox, Safari, or Edge browser.
  • In Libby, follow the prompts to find your library and sign in with a valid library card. The User name for your NEXT online account needs to be your library card number. Call the Library if we need to change that. Your password must match that on your library account.
  • Things to consider when setting up your account: To manage holds, enter an email address so you will be notified when your hold comes available. Otherwise you may miss a day or two of reading or listening time when it automatically down-loads. Follow the prompts and answer the questions if you use Kindle.
  • Browse your library’s collection and borrow a title.
  • Borrowed titles appear under Shelf > Loans and download to the app automatically when you’re on Wi-Fi, so you can read them when you’re offline.

  From your Loans, you can:

  *Tap Open Book, Open Audiobook,or Open Magazine to start reading or listening.

**Tap the due date to see options like Renew and Return.

Happy Reading!

 For more help with Libby, visit help.libbyapp.com