News and Events
Our next Kids' Craft Day will be Thursday, September 22, from 2:30 to 4 pm at the Library. Come on over and make something fun! We can't wait to see you!
The Book Club will meet again on Monday, September 26, at 6:30 here at the Library. This month's book is This Tender Land by William Kent Krueger.
Our next StoryHour is on Tuesday, September 27 at 11 am - call 309-392-3220 to register!
It's HERE!!! Sign up your little one for 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten now, at the Library!
Weekly Storytime Series
Don’t Miss Out
Links to stories in this program won't expire until DECEMBER 31, 2022! The publishers have extended their permissions until then, so you can keep watching your favorite episodes!
9/8/21: https://youtu.be/fNXP_GxMbNo Scotton, Splat the Cat and the Obstacle Course
6/24/21: https://youtu.be/1cs3yjT8s8k Splat the Cat Gets a Job
6/17/21: https://youtu.be/up6yEtCr2XE Tharp, Bunny Will Not BE QUIET!
6/9/21: https://youtu.be/eQLFIA-Olzs Seltzer, Sea Sheep.
5/26/21: Link expired June 30
5/19/21: https://youtu.be/0L_PXvLlZdo Capucilli, Biscuit and the Lost Teddy Bear
5/11/21: https://youtu.be/xaoVm5K48jo Mayer, Just Pick Us, Please!
5/5/21: Link expired June 30.
4/21/21:https://youtu.be/1PZU18cb5CY Nakamura, PJ Masks Spring into Action!
3/24/21: Link expired 6/30.
We have three public access computers - no library card necessary!
We can fax, copy, or print out from one of the PCs. (Fees below.)
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.
DVDs are available for free, one-week checkouts, 5 at a time.
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.
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'm listening to a history of Europe in the first half of the 20th Century, called To Hell and Back, written by Ian Kershaw."
Mary Kay says, "Currently I'm looking forward to the new Susan Mallery book, The Summer Getaway!"
Anita says, "Right now I'm reading Mitch Albom's The Next Person You Meet in Heaven."
Stacy is "... in the middle of A Stranger in Town by Kelley Armstrong, and I'm looking forward to reading Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens!"
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.
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 have added these titles in August:
E.B. Bartels, Good Grief
Rhys Bowen, Where the Sky Begins
Sandra Brown, Overkill
Wanda E. Brunstetter, The Apple Creek Announcement
Mary Burton, The Lies I Told
Catherine Coulter, Reckoning
Dorling Kindersley, The Chemistry Book
Courtney Ellis, The Forgotten Cottage
Joy Fielding, The Housekeeper
Robert Galbraith, The Ink Black Heart
Cynthia Harrod-Eagles, The Secrets of Ashmore Castle
Colleen Hoover, Verity
Lisa Jewell, The Family Remains
Kate Kingsbury, In Too Steep
William Kent Krueger, Fox Creek
Frances Mayes, A Place in the World
Joyce Carol Oates, Babysitter
Taylor Jenkins Reid, The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo
Kit Rocha, Dance with the Devil
Jennifer Ryan, Surrendering to Hunt
Joanna Schaffhausen, Long Gone
Karin Slaughter, Girl, Forgotten
Lauraine Snelling, A Time to Bloom
Lauraine Snelling, The Florence Legacy
Danielle Steel, The Challenge
We're looking forward to some great new releases in September as well, so stop by and have a look at our collection!
Do I have to pay for that?
Books: $.10/day, for every day overdue.
DVDs: $.50/day, for every day overdue.
Scan (Bring your own flash drive) $.50/page
Overdue and Service Fees
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 help 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
Masks are optional. Hand Sanitizer is at the front when you enter - thank you for using it!
Mon - Thur: Noon - 7:30pm
Friday: Noon - 6pm
Saturday: 9am - 12:30 pm
Holidays, weather, and other factors may affect these hours.
We are closed on the following holidays:
New Year's Day