Fall FOL Book Sale

The Friends of the Library (FOL) will be having their fall book sale October 23-25, 2014 at the North Platte Public Library.

Fall Friends of the Library (FOL) Book Sale October 23-25, 2014

Thursday, October 23, 2014
12:00 pm — 8:00 pm — FOL Member Only Sale FOL Membership Form

Friday, October 24, 2014
9:00 am – 5:00 pm — Public Book Sale

Saturday, October 25, 2014
9:00 am – 12:00 pm — Public Book Sale
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm — Book Sale Closed for Bag Sale Prep
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm — BOOK BAG SALE $2.00 + Tax per Bag

Fall 2014 Book Sale Price Guide [pdf]

Proceeds benefit the Friends of the Library,
currently fundraising to beautify the Library building’s exterior appearance.

Book Gift Baskets are on Sale!

basketsThe NPPL Foundation Book Gift Baskets fundraiser kicked off October 1st with over 150 unique baskets on sale at the North Platte Public Library. About 50 new additional baskets will be introduced in the sale during the Fall FOL Book Sale (October 23-25, 2014). The baskets will continue to be on display for sale through Christmas, while supplies last.

Prices for the baskets vary and every basket has a matching price and gift tag.

Choose your basket(s) and bring it to the front desk for purchase. The Library keeps the price tag, you get the gift tag.

Checks for baskets payable to: NPPL Foundation

Cemetery Tour

The 2014 Cemetery Tour tells the stories of nine (9) people who lived in North Platte at different times, doing different things and entered the cemetery in almost unbelievable circumstances. Come and tour our cemetery. We anticipate that to see every “ghost actor”, you should plan for a 2 hour tour. Discover historical facts blended with community actors portraying each “ghost’s” story. It is guaranteed to be an unique entertainment experience!

Outdoor Performances at the North Platte Cemetery (West Rodeo RD)
Friday, September 19, 2014 from 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm (Anytime)
Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm (Anytime)
Tickets are wristbands – you can come either day to the outdoor tour

Indoor Performance at the Quality Inn & Suites (2012 S Jeffers ST)
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 starts at 7:30 pm
Limited Seating – Tickets are paper. If seats are available, we can exchange outdoor wristbands for indoor tickets in advance until all seats are sold. This performance fills up fast!

Ticket Information
Advance tickets sold exclusively at North Platte Public Library (120 W 4th ST)
Advance Adult (16 and up) $10.00    |    Gate/Door Adult (16 and up) $15.00
Student (ages 5-15) Advance & Gate/Door $5.00
Children (under 5) $Free
For ticket reservations, please call 308-535-8036 x3321.

Notice/Discaimer: This event takes place rain, shine, snow and/or wind. No refunds. Sorry, but we cannot replace lost or stolen tickets/wristbands. Please place trash in provided receptacles at the cemetery, we want to keep the stories of our past litter free. The North Platte Public Library will continue to sell “Advance” tickets until 5:45 pm on Friday, 5:45 pm on Saturday, and 7:00 pm (provided seats are still available) on Tuesday.

This tour benefits the North Platte Public Library (NPPL) Foundation, dedicated to helping the library meet it’s future goals. The NPPL Foundation is proud to help support RailFest 2014.