St. Francis Book Club Schedule 2017-2018


September 25-Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

October 23-A Man Called Ove by Fredick Backman

November 27-The General’s Women by Susan Wittig Albert

January 22-The Hamilton Affair: A Novel by Elizabeth Cobbs

February 26-Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann

March 26-1984 by George Orwell

April 23-Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult

June 4-A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles



New Books!

Sweet Tea Tuesdays by Ashley Farley~

Three best friends met every Tuesday for twenty-six years. And then they stopped. From the author of the bestselling Sweeney Sisters Series comes a novel of friendship, family, and hope.

Give A Shift by Megan Smith Gill~

10 simple steps to an abundant life.

Waking Up Joy by Tina Ann Forkner~

When adored town spinster Joy Talley ends up in a coma after a peculiar accident, she is surprised and incensed to hear what is being said in her hospital room, including plans for her funeral. When she finally wakes, her well-meaning, but bossy, brothers and sisters dismiss her claims, thinking her accident has knocked her off her rocker, but Joy has never felt better, and is determined to set the past right.


2017 Kansas Notable Books

Grant received from the Kansas State Library for 2017 Kansas Notable Books.
Fast-Food Sonnets
Ghost sign
Green City
Hero of the Empire
Hurt People
Ioway Life
The Last Wild Places of Kansas
Lost and Gone Forever
The Memory of Lemon
Mike Torrez: A Baseball Biography
A Nest of Hornets
Never, Enough Flamingos
Presenting Buffalo Bill
The Small-Town Midwest




Northwest Kansas Library System Rotation

Northwest Kansas Library System delivers ROTATING items Every other Month on the 3rd Tuesday. 2017 Schedule: January 17th Date has been changed to January 24th , March 21st, May 16th, July 18th, September 19th, November 21st.


Board Meeting Schedule


2017 Board Meeting Schedule–Every 3rd Wednesday of the Month

January 18th, February 15th, March 15th, April 19th, May 17th,

June 21st, July 19th, August NO MEETING, September 20th,

October 18th, November 15th and December NO MEETING.

“Color Me Happy”–TIME CHANGE!

picture1    Adult Coloring Event

Vibrant color creates energy and may reduce stress. Let’s color our worries away!

2nd Wednesday of the Month ~Come and Go Afternoons from 3:00 pm- 5:30 pm


2017 Schedule-Every 2nd Wednesday of the Month!

January 11th, February 8th, March 8th, April 12th, May 10th,

June 14th, July 12th, August 9th, September 13th, October 11th,

November 8th, and December 13th.





Holiday Schedule

Closed Memorial Day-Monday May 29, 2017

Closed 4th of July-Tuesday July 4, 2017

Closed Labor Day-Monday September 4, 2017

Closed Veteran’s Day-Saturday November 11, 2017

Closed Thanksgiving-Thursday November 23 & Friday 24, 2017

Closed Christmas-Monday December 25 & Tuesday 26, 2017

Closed New Years Day-Monday January 1, 2018