You may recognize them from TV, but on Saturday, September 27th you’ll be able to see them at the Gretna Public Library! The Tri-City Research and Investigation of the Paranormal (T.R.I.P for short) team will be at the Library to for a meet and greet beginning at 1pm in the Main Library’s meeting room. During their visit, T.R.I.P’s team will share some of their favorite video and audio footage from their investigations, talk about the different instruments they use during their investigations, and will answer any questions you have for them. As always, our programs are free and open to the public, so invite your friends to come along with you!
The five libraries of Sarpy County have teamed up with Sequent Planning, LLC in Omaha, and will each host three seminars pertaining to retirement planning. Gretna Public Library’s seminars will be held on July 29th (Social Security Strategies), August 18th (Estate Planning), and August 21st (Long Term Care Planning). All seminars are from 6:00pm-7:00pm.
Registration for the seminars at the Gretna Public Library are below. You may register for all three if you like!
Join us Saturday, June 7th for some tips and guidance on how to use Overdrive to download eBooks and audiobooks to your eReader device. Be sure to bring both your device and your library card with you to this workshop.
**Please register in advance so we know how many to expect**
When: Saturday, June 7th
Where: Main Library
Dr. Meylor owns Meylor Chiropractic, and is a 3rd generation chiropractor. Health and wellness practices are a significant part of what Dr. Meylor discusses with is patients and we’re excited to have him visit the Library to share his knowledge with the community.
**This event is part of the Library’s new Community Connection series of programming where we bring local businesses together to connect with our community and engage in discussion.
Do you love preserving your family’s memories that you’ve photographed? If scrapbooking is a hobby you enjoy, then this party is right up your alley! Join us at Scrappin Studio at 913 Village Square here in Gretna on March 29th for a day of fun, friends, food, and scrapbooking! Reserve your spot for $15 by registering at either Library branch.
If you’re someone who wants to try to save money and have a more efficient home in 2014, a good place to start is at the Library. Dan Montez from OPPD will be at the Library to host a program on Thursday, January 23rd in which he discusses using watt detectors to see how much energy certain home appliances use, and how much money they can cost you. These watt detectors are provided to the Library by OPPD and are available for our patrons to check out at anytime. This hands-on demonstration is sure to be the first step towards saving money in your household this year.
When: Thursday, January 23rd
Where: Gretna Public Library’s Main Branch
May is National Bike Month and to celebrate, we’re having our friend from Bike Masters bike shop, Dave Reinarz, out to talk about the many benefits of biking- from exercise to errand running, your bike is a wonderful way to get around and enjoy time outside. Dave will also go over important tips for safe riding, and show some basic bike maintenance that cyclists of all ability levels should know. Please join us for this fun program that will surely have you ready to do some riding this summer!
When: Thursday, May 23rd
Special thanks to Bike Masters for sponsoring this program.