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Upcoming Events
  • 10:30am Pre-School Story Time

    Date: 27 May 2015
    Summary: Children ages 3-5 Stories, songs, movement & more
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  • 10:00am Super Mathletes

    Date: 28 May 2015
    Details:

    Beginning May 21st
    (most) Thursdays-
    10am-11am for beginners
    11am-12pm for advanced students

    Fun, interesting, and challenging math topics for advanced currently 5th, 6th and 7th-grade students. Lead by David Thomas, local engineer and Mathcounts couch, we will explore number theory, probability, logic, game theory and more!

     

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  • 4:00pm Superhero Science

    Date: 28 May 2015
    Details: Come learn about some of nature's own fantastic super heroes, and participate in a FREE themed craft! Children under 8yrs musrt be accompanied by an adult.
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  • 10:30am Imagine and Play

    Date: 29 May 2015
    Summary: Children ages 0-5. Stories, music, movement and free play.
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  • 4:00pm American Girl Sewing Project

    Date: 29 May 2015
    Details:

    Come learn how to make a beautiful tutu for your doll! All participants will make one during the class to take home with them. This program is suitable for children ages 8 and up.  Class size is limited to 8 participants so sign up early at the front desk. $3 materials fee. No experience needed!

     

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  • CLOSED

    Date: 31 May 2015 00:00 to 23:59
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FAQs
  • How can I get a library card?

    You will need to fill out a short application.

    Please bring photo identification and 2 pieces of recently cancelled mail as proof of address.

    Parents or legal guardians must sign the application for minors under the age of eighteen and must have a library card.

  • How can I check my own library account?

    You can access your account on a computer in the library, by calling the Library at 283-4378, or by signing into the Library Catalog at www.kenailibrary.org

    Use the 14 digit barcode on your card, as your user ID.

  • How long can I keep items? Can they be renewed?

    Most items are checked out for 21 days, DVDs check out for 7 days. Most library materials, may be renewed once if not reserved or on hold for another person.

    You can renew items from home by telephone, by email to kenailibrary@ci.kenai.ak.us, and via the catalog on the library website. Items cannot be renewed on-line if they are overdue.

  • Does the Library offer access to the internet? Is there a charge?

    Public access to the Internet, using Windows 7, at computer stations is available.A Library card or guest pass is needed. Mini-laptops are available for use in the library on the wireless network. Using wireless on your own laptop is available during Library hours. Access is free, however, a prepaid fee of $.25 is charged per page of printing.

  • How do I check to see if you have a book? What if the Library does not have what I need?

    Search in the library and from home by clicking the Catalog Search button. Basic and advanced search options are available. Bring up information on that item by clicking the Details button. If the Library does not own the book you need, you may request an Inter Library Loan. The Library also takes requests for purchase of materials.

  • Does the library use volunteers?

    Yes, Yes, Yes! The Library is always looking for volunteers. We always need shelvers and we sometimes have projects. If you are interested, please stop by the Library to complete a brief questionnaire.

For a full list of library events, please click here

Kenai Community Library Hours
Monday-Thursday: 9am-7pm
Friday: 9am-6pm
Saturday: 9am-5pm
Sunday: 1pm-4pm

(closed Sundays in summer)