Monday 9:30 am – 7 pm
- Open until 7 pm on Mondays from September – May
- Open until 6 pm on Mondays from June – August
Tuesday – Thursday 9:30 am – 6 pm
Friday 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:30 am – 3 pm
The Genealogy Room is open during library hours.
Fall Programs at Girard Public Library
Building Strong Readers, the story time program at Girard Public Library, will begin on Wednesday, September 14th. Sessions at 10:00 am for Ages 2-5 and sessions at 2:30 pm for Ages 5-11.
Children’s Movie Night will be held monthly (typically on the 4th Wednesday at 2:30). Upcoming Dates: September 28th; October 26th; November 16th.
Teen Time, for Ages 12 – 18 and in high school, will be meeting every other Wednesday, beginning August 17th at 3:30 pm.
Crock-tober at GPL
Girard Public Library will be celebrating Crock-tober by having crockpot recipes to sample on Tuesdays in October. Come by anytime on Tuesdays to get your sample.
Cookbooks for Sale
Girard Public Library has cookbooks for sale, celebrating 50 years of the Southeast Kansas Library System. Recipes were submitted by librarians throughout southeast Kansas, including recipes from your local librarians. Cookbooks are available for $10 with proceeds staying with Girard Public Library.
Check out the Children’s page for more information on our story time program, “Building Strong Readers @ Your Library” and our movie nights.
Now taking credit and debit cards
The Girard Public Library is now taking debit and credit cards (all major credit cards). You may pay in the library with 2.5% convenience fee or online with $1.50 convenience fee that will be added to your total. Payments can be taken for fines, room rentals, genealogy research, book sales, copies, buttons, faxes, lamination, etc.