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Bookshelf by Judy Kimzey

Nov 14, 2014 1:02am

On your next visit to the Van Alstyne Public Llibrary be sure to say hello to our newest employee, Mr. Jordan Zakarian. Monday, Nov. 10, was Jordan’s first day on the job and he has been going...

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One Slick Day of Fun at the Van Alstyne Library

Aug 17, 2013 1:02am

The summer is drawing to a close. On Monday we hosted our last summer performer, David Slick, juggler and magician. David holds two Guinness World Records in juggling, performs some terrific...

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Legos and Galaxies on Tap at Van Alstyne Public Library

Aug 10, 2013 1:01am

Legos and Stars! Monday was a full day at the library. We started the day with more than 60 of us Building with Legos. Everyone started out with a bag so they could see what could be created with...

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Science and Fun at Van Alstyne Public Library

Aug 03, 2013 1:01am

Science can be maddening, or maddeningly fun. On Monday we all learned how you can use ordinary things, like paper cups, a hair dryer and toilet paper, to have all kinds of science fun. Did you...

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Fun with Puppets at the Van Alstyne Public Library

Jul 27, 2013 1:01am

Monday morning was Fun Time with Puppets at the Van Alstyne Library. Thanks to Teen Council members Ben George, Cait Stroud, Joe Stroud, Kenneth Lewis and their fearless leader Judy Kimzey for...

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Summer Happenings at the Van Alstyne Public Library

Jul 20, 2013 1:01am

Have you ever danced the chicken dance with 40 children? If that one was on your “bucket list” you missed your opportunity on Monday here at the Van Alstyne Library. Mike Schneider plays a mean...

Submitted Photo  The Van Alstyne Library hosted a petting zoo as part of its Summer Reading Program.

Summer Programs off to Hot Start at VA Public Library

Jul 06, 2013 1:02am

Note from Tracy: This week’s article comes to you from our Young Adult Library Specialist Judy Spence.

The library has got it goin’ on this week! Monday’s Summer Reading Program event was a...

Car Show Coming Up to Benefit the Library

Jun 29, 2013 1:01am

Calling all car fans! The annual Antique and Classic Car Show benefiting the Friends of the Van Alstyne Library will be Saturday, July 6. Registration is 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Community Center...

Monsters, More Space at VA Public Library

Jun 23, 2013 1:01am

If you were near the library on Monday morning you probably heard the sound of hammering. Forty children, aided by almost as many adults and teenagers, built moveable characters from the movie...

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Welcome to Summer

Jun 15, 2013 1:02am

Summer Programming kicked off this Monday with more than 70 showing up to enjoy stories, sidewalk chalk art, and time with the Van Alstyne Police and Van Alstyne Firefighters. Fifty children have...


Jun 09, 2013 1:01am

The first of our summer programs were held this week. Classes were offered in Computer Basics, Internet Basics, Email Basics and Introduction to Microsoft Excel. Thanks go to the Texas State...

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