Runza Restaurant’s Great Books for Great Kids Fundraiser

RunzaWe’re excited to announce that once again this year, Runza Restaurant in Gretna will be donating 15% of its daily proceeds on Tuesday, August 25th to the Gretna Friends of the Library!  This money will be used to help fund children’s programs, equipment, and books for the Gretna Public Library!  Enjoy some tasty food and help your Library provide awesome materials and programs for kids- it’s win-win deal for everyone!



Register for Summer Reading Programs!

Faster than a speeding bullet!

More powerful than a locomotive!  

Able to leap tall buildings in a single bound!

…..well maybe not that last one, but in any event, our Summer Reading Programs are going to be super!  Register your kids, and get registered  yourself too, for our Summer Reading Programs which begin in June!  Just click the appropriate box below to get signed up.

Children’s Summer Reading ProgramChildren's SRP Registration

Young Adult Summer Reading Program

Teen SRP Registration

Adult Summer Reading Program

Omaha Based Paranormal Team to Visit the Library

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!

T.R.I.P is based in Omaha and has been seen on the A&E Biography Channel.  Be sure to check out their websiteradio show, and YouTube channel too!

Celebrate the Gretna Children’s Library’s 1st Birthday!

We’re having a 1st birthday party for the Gretna Children’s Library and YOU are invited!

The Children’s Library has been open to the public for one year now, and it has been so much fun watching children and their families stop in to pick out books and take part in our programs!  With all the fun and exciting things that have happened over the past year, it’s hard to believe that not so long ago, we were moving in!

Now it’s time to celebrate, and we want you to be there!


Where: Gretna Children’s Library
When: Thursday, February 21st, 2013
Time: All day we will celebrate, but there will be a special party at 3:30pm