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Even though Fun Day is over, Summer Reading continues. Make sure to bring your Reading Logs to the library each week to see if you qualify for prizes from the Treasure Chest or the weekly drawing of a $5 gift card to a local business!

Pre-School Storytime & More with Mrs. Graber will be on Tuesday, July 16th from 10:50 AM to 11:30 AM.

Kids' Craft Day will resume in September! 

Book Club will meet on Monday, July 29, at 6:30 pm.

The book for the month is Lessons in Chemistry, by Bonnie Garmus. 

If you have questions call us at 392-3220.

Need an easy way to browse for books? RSAcat mobile allows you to easily search for books, place holds on items, and manage library accounts. You can access RSAcat by downloading the free app in Apple or Google Play stores. The app is availabe for both iphone and android users.

It's HERE!!!  Sign up your little one for 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten now, at the Library!

NEW!!! Stop in and grab a Reading Tracker and Starter Cards for the Reading Dragons program!

Weekly Storytime Series

Don’t Miss Out

Online Storytime is over, but we have a complete list of the books we read during the program.  Come on over and check out your favorites!

5/20/22: Garton, Otter: Let's Go Swimming! 

5/13/22: Firth, I'll Teach My Dog a Lot of Words 

5/6/22: Goode, Mama Loves

4/29/22: Dean, Pete the Cat's Family Road Trip

4/22/22: Emmens, The Amazing Planet Earth

4/15/22Dean, Time for Bed, Pete the Kitty

4/8/22: Holub, Itty Bitty Kitty: Firehouse Fun! 

4/1/22: Scotton, Splat the Cat and the Lemonade Stand 

3/25/22:    Gilman, Dixie Loves School Pet Day 

3/18/2022: Dean, Pete the Cat's Train Trip 

3/11/2022: Capucilli, Biscuit Feeds the Pets 

3/4/2022:  Henkes, When Spring Comes

2/25/22: Scotton, et al, Splat the Cat and the Quick Chicks

2/18/2022: Capucilli, Biscuit's Day at the Farm 

2/11/22: Boynton, How Big is Zagnodd? 

1/28/22:  Coxe,Cat Traps

1/21/22: Carle, The Very Hungry Caterpillar's First Winter   

1/14/22: Dean, Pete the Kitty: Ready, Set, Go-Cart! 

12/30/21:   Hills, Duck & Goose: Goose Needs a Hug

12/22/21:  Underwood, Santa Cat

12/17/21: DeanPete the Cat and the Unicorn's Missing Colors

12/10/21: Tharp, Bunny Will Not Jump

12/2/21:  Boynton, Doggies: A Counting and Barking Book 

11/19/21:   Capucilli, Biscuit Takes a Walk

11/12/21: Henkes, In the Middle of Fall 

11/5/21:  Capucilli, Biscuit and the Baby 

10/28/21: Sima,  Hardly Haunted 

10/21/21: Scotton, Splat the Cat and the Cat in the Moon

10/14/21:  Bramsen. Duck & Cat's Rainy Day

10/7/21: CapucilliBiscuit

10/1/21: Dean,  Pete the Cat and the Tip-Top Treehouse

9/23/21: Boynton Moo, Baa, La La La

9/15/21:   The Shark Tooth Fairy

9/8/21: Scotton, Splat the Cat and the Obstacle Course 

9/1/21: PJ Masks: Meet PJ Robot

8/25/21: Bond, Paddington Plays On

8/18/21: Drummond, Charlie the Ranch Dog: Charlie Goes to the Doctor

8/12/21: Scotton, Russell the Sheep   8/4/21: Smith, Margaret's Unicorn 

7/28/21: Dean Pete the Cat: Super Pete

7/22/21: NumeroffIf You Give a Pig a Party

7/15/21:  Capucilli, Biscuit Finds a Friend

7/7/21:   Mayer, Exploring the Great Outdoors 

6/24/21: Splat the Cat Gets a Job

6/17/21:  Tharp, Bunny Will Not BE QUIET! 

6/9/21: Seltzer, Sea Sheep.  

6/2/21: Nakamura, PJMasks: The Flying Factory!

5/26/21:  Bell, I YAM a Donkey!

5/19/21:  Capucilli, Biscuit and the Lost Teddy Bear 

5/11/21: Mayer, Just Pick Us, Please! 

5/5/21: Simpson, What Not to Give Your Mother on Mother's Day

4/28/21:  Simi,  Jules vs. the Ocean

4/21/21: Nakamura,  PJ Masks Spring into Action!   

4/14/21:  Schmid, Hugs from Pearl  

4/7/21:  Dr. Seuss, Green Eggs and Ham

3/31/21:   Boynton, But Not the Armadillo.

3/24/21: Haseley, A Story for Bear

3/17/21:  Dean, Pete the Cat: The Great Leprechaun Chase

3/11/21: Thayer, Gus Was A Friendly Ghost

3/3/21:   Wilson, Bear's New Friend.

2/24/21: Woolvin, Rapunzel

2/17/21: Knotts, The Winter Cat

2/10/21:  deGroat, Roses are Pink, Your Feet Really Stink

2/3/21:  Garton, Otter: I Love Books

1/27/2021: Biscuit's Snow Day Race

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What do you like to read?  We have a wide range of Adult, Young Adult, Junior, and Children's titles, both fiction and non-fiction, and a handy Reference Section.  Books may be checked out for two weeks.



We have three public access computers - no library card necessary!
We can fax, copy, or print out from one of the PCs.  (Fees below.)


DVD Check-Out

DVDs are available for free, one-week checkouts, 5 at a time.

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Library Collections

What's on the Shelves?

Our library provides easy access to our collections and catalog. Learn more about our books, articles, media and more, then stop by to pick up your selections and experience all we have to offer.  We have everything from early reader books to reference to Christian Inspirational to Western, to name just a few! In addition, we have audiobooks, DVDs, and magazines.

Colourful Pile of Old Books

What We're Reading Now

Our Staff Picks include some of the top titles available at H.A. Peine District Library. This collection has something enjoyable for everyone - from seasoned readers to young bookworms. Contact us or stop by for more information.

Barb says, "I am reading The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien.  It's an annual read for me!"

Mary Kay says, "I just finished Susan Mallery's new book, The Happiness Plan. Now I'm reading Second Time Around by Melody Carlson." 

Anita says, "I'm reading The Canary Girls by Jennifer Chiaverini. 

Stacy says "I am currently reading 22 Seconds by James Patterson."

Piles of Books

Literary Classics

We’re always adding to our Literary Classics, searching for material we know the community will appreciate. Our team is available to make suggestions and help you find the perfect title from this collection.

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New Releases

We are constantly updating the titles in our New Releases, taking into account recommendations from staff and our community of readers. Explore and discover your next great read from this collection.

We added these titles in June:

Kat Ailes, Dead Tired

Kaliane Bradley, The Ministry of Time

James Byrne, Deadlock

Katherine Center, The Rom-Commers

Mary Connealy, Toward the Dawn

Liv Constantine, The Next Mrs. Parrish

Michael Crichton, Eruption

Lucy Foley, The Midnight Feast

Lori Foster, The Love Shack

Candice Fox, Devil’s Kitchen

Garrett Graff, When the Sea Came Alive

Heather Graham, Death Behind Every Door

Heather Graham, Market for Murder

Claudia Gray, The Perils of Lady Catherine de Bourgh

Shelley Shepard Gray, A is for Amish

John Grisham, Camino Ghosts #3

Kristy Woodson Harvey, A Happier Life

Kristan Higgins, Look on the Bright Side

Elin Hilderbrand, Swan Song

M.E. Hilliard, Smoke and Mirrors

Ruth Hogan, The Phoenix Ballroom

Craig Johnson, First Frost

Christina Lauren, Tangled Up in You

Lisa Jackson, Our Little Secret

William W. Johnstone, The Angry Land

Susan Mallery, For the Love of Summer

Tamsin Mather, Adventures in Volcanoland

Rhonda McKnight, Bitter and Sweet

James Patterson, The Murder Inn

James Patterson, The 24th Hour

Karen Robards, Some Murders in Berlin

Jill Shalvis, The Summer Escape

Danielle Steel, Resurrection

Susan May Warren, One Last Chance

Brynne Weaver, Leather & Lark

Chris Whitaker, All the Colors of the Dark

Lisa Wingate, Shelterwood

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Do I have to pay for that?

Overdue and Service Fees

Books: $.10/day, for every day overdue.
DVDs: $.50/day, for every day overdue.
Copies/printouts: $.25/page
Faxes: $1.00/page
Scan (Bring your own flash drive) $.50/page

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Library Resources

You don't have to visit H.A. Peine District Library to access our collections. Many titles, including books, magazines, and other publications are available for download to your computer, eBook reader, or mobile device. 

Look for Axis 360 and Libby in your app store!

In addition, we participate in Inter-Library Loan services that augment our collection and resources available to you!

The online catalog, RSACat, can also be found as an app at the Apple App Store and Google Play, so you can have the catalog wherever you go!

Online Catalog - RSACat

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Mon - Thur: Noon - 7:30pm

Friday: Noon - 6pm

Saturday: 9am - 12:30 pm

Sunday: Closed

Holidays, weather, and other factors may affect these hours.

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