March is wrapping up quickly and April is right around the corner. On April 1 st   A Spotted Pony Parade Day, by local author Kim Bond and illustrator Carissa Sorenson hits the shelves. It’s a bight and delightful story of the buffet-style adventures Toby the spotted pony enjoys during some community festivities. The local places and faces on the pages are a treat to see. Learn more at aspottedpony.com or put our copy on...

The rainy weather just keeps coming and to keep you indoors and occupied, you’re welcome to come over to the lower level of the library Thursday, April 14 at 2 pm for a matinee showing of Encanto , recently winner of Best Animated Feature. Snacks will be provided. With Easter weekend upon us, we have a slightly altered schedule. We are open on Good Friday from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. We are also open...

The library Knitting Group meets every Monday from 10 am -noon, and all skill levels are welcome. If you want to get into the hobby or practice a new pattern, then come visit with your neighbors and enjoy time learning and doing together. If you’ve read or listened to a new book over the past few weeks, then we would love to have you join us for Roasts & Reads at 10 am on May...

During the week you can look forward to having Earth Day themed crafts and information at the library starting on Wednesday the 20 th .  We are still hoping that our Red Oak seedlings arrive in time to celebrate Earth Day on Friday, April 22, but they may be delayed due to this chilly weather. Once the trees do arrive, each family is welcome to adopt one two-year-old Red Oak tree to plant and watch...

We’ll be hosting a Friends Spring Book Sale this Saturday from 9 am to 1pm. As a special treat for this sale, the library Knitting Group has a table of handmade items for you to peruse and purchase. We continue to receive many book and movie donations, and they are waiting for new homes. Perhaps yours? Next week on Thursday, March 24 at 1 pm, we have another opportunity to join us for a Crafternoon...

Congratulations to all our local graduates, from 4K right up through college. School may be ending, but the summer programs are just getting started here at the Caestecker Public Library. There are concerts and movies and story times and craft days to look forward to as we go through the summer. We Hope you will join us for some (or all!) of them. Check our Events Calendar to get all the details. A list of...

With daily activities, awesome prizes for reading, and ways to engage and build lasting memories, the Caestecker Public Library is the place to visit all summer long! Sign up on greenlakelibrary.beanstack.com to Read Beyond the Beaten Path with us this summer starting June 13th through the month of July. Check out greenlakelibrary.org or our Facebook for event details and extras. Below is a teaser of al that’s to come during summer reading this year: Monday...

Our Thursday Movie Matinee two-week lineup includes Sing 2 on May 19 th and King Richard on May 26 th . Don’t let Sing 2 ’s cartoon image stop you from coming, we’ve heard it’s great and the adults like it just as much as the kids! The show starts at 2:00 pm in the lower-level meeting room where it’s nice and cool. Popcorn is provided for your enjoyment. This Saturday, May 21 from 9...

Happy Thanksgiving week! The library will be closed on Thursday, November 25 and Sunday, November 28 to allow staff and Sunday volunteers time to celebrate the holiday.

A very Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours! We have been working up a little list of things we are grateful for the past few weeks including microfilm digitization and a new library website coming in December. Our Project Number Three announcement, for which we are most thankful, is that we will soon be renovating the main floor bathrooms and adding a family bathroom near the children’s area. The bathroom renovation and addition of a...

With weather expected to be 90 degrees today, we flipped the switched to turn on the A/C in the library. The chairs are comfortable, the play room is ready for boat captains, and we have plenty of reading material to keep you company. If you'd enjoy some popcorn and movie time, join us at 2 pm to watch the rom-com flick Marry Me. 

Our first full week of summer reading programming is almost complete, and it’s been a busy week! We’ve sung and danced, listened to stories, visited with the sweetest little therapy horse named Fancy, gotten swept away with our imagination and pretend play, and met a lot of new people. If you’re new to the area or just haven’t made it to the library yet, please come visit with us. We would love to get you...

Did you know your local library is your one stop shop for all your printing, copying, scanning, laminating, and faxing needs? If your computer or printer are giving you trouble as they so often do, or if you’re visiting family or vacationing and need to print, just come on over and we will gladly help you with whatever need you may have. Our printer scans and copies quickly and can handle grouped documents automatically, so...

I hope this announcement provides you with various forms of relief: the bathroom renovation and family bathroom addition are complete! We still have a bit of decorating and refining to do, but the bathrooms are open and ready for use. With the increasing number of growing families that visit the library, we are already hearing from happy parents on the addition of the family bathroom. Thank you one and all for your patience and support...