Allan Shivers Library & Museum

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Welcome to Allan Shivers Library and Museum

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Summer Reading Program

June 6 at 2 pm

Presenter – Police and EMS (with cars/ambulance/possibly helicopter!)

June 13 at 2pm

Presenter – Ellen Trout Zoo (ANIMALS!!!)

June 20 at 2pm

Presenter – Martin Dies State Park (Surprise!!)

June 27 at 2 pm

Awards* and party day!


Age Requirements

The Reading Program is open to children 5-13 years old.

We will host STORY TIME! every other Thursdays for our 2-4 year old children. 


How Do I Sign Up For The Summer Reading Program? 

It’s Easy!  All you have to do is arrive early on June 6th and sign up or sign up after our guest speaker finishes. 


What Do I Need To Bring To The Summer Reading Program? 

ONLY yourself, your passion for reading,

and your weekly reading log.


What Does It Cost?


 *To receive a completion certificate and be eligible for the rewards you must have attended at least 2 of the 3 presentations and signed in for those days. 

Holiday's that the Library will be closed

                       May 28, 2018                                   Memorial Day

                        July 4, 2018                                     Independence Day

                       September 3, 2018                          Labor Day

                      October 8, 2018                                Columbus Day

                       November 12, 2018                         Veteran's Day

                       November 22 & 23 , 2018               Thanksgiving

                      December 24, 25, & 26, 2018           Christmas


We have Ebooks. Use your Library card number to check out books anytime or anywhere. Click the image to begin or download the Overdrive App. 

                                Tax season is coming to a close .... Have you filed? We will have the basic forms in the all until May 1st.

To find out more visit the IRS website. We will have tax forms (1040, 1040EZ, snf 1040A) in the hallway and the instruction booklets.

Now on Facebook! Look for us under pages for Allan Shivers Library and Museum!

The Allan Shivers Museum has elegant gowns of Mrs. Shivers and their daughter, authentic Victorian front parlor room with furnishings of the period, an African Safari room, and original political cartoons from Allan Shivers time in office.

                Hours of Library Operation

Monday - Friday 9-5 (computers shut off at 4:45)

Saturday 10-2 (computers shut off at 1:45)

Sunday - CLOSED

CLOSED - New Years Eve and New Years Day

 Museum hours

Mon.--Fri.    9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. & 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.

Closed: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Over 5 people -- please call ahead


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