The Tonganoxie Public Library is now hiring for a part-time library custodian. This position is will work between 6-9 hours a week with a combination of evenings, early mornings and/or weekends required. Application and job descriptions can be picked up at the Tonganoxie Public Library or downloaded from our employment page.
The Leavenworth County Port Authority Trails committee has developed a comprehensive map of existing trails in Leavenworth County. These maps will be your guide to all hiking, biking, and walking trails in your area.
The library has maps available, so stop by and pick up your copy of the new trails map. For more information on trails events, please visit www.lvcotrails.org.
The Tonganoxie Public Library now has access to the online collection of TumbleBooks offered by TumbleBookLibrary through the State Library of Kansas. TumbleBooks—animated, talking picture books that teach kids the joy of reading in a format they’ll love—are created by adding animation, sound, music and narration to existing picture books in order to produce an electronic picture book which you can read, or have read to you.
The TumbleBookLibrary is a collection of licensed titles from children’s book publishers such as Simon & Schuster, Chronicle Books, Candlewick Press, Charlesbridge Press, Harcourt, Little Brown, Walker & Company, Lerner Books, and HarperCollins Publishers, among others.
Some of the many TumbleBook features are Language Learning, Read-Along Books, TumbleTV, Non-fiction Books, Puzzles and Games, TumbleBookLibrary En Espanol and TumbleBookLibrary en Francais.
The TumbleBookLibrary collection is available from inside or outside the library on computers and mobile devices through this link.
then check this out! http://history.nekls.org/en/tonganoxie/all/topics/
It’s a database filled with images and documents from Tonganoxie and other locales.
Click on a topic from the list, then
Click on related items link, then
Click on images tab, then
Click on any image to view.
One-on-one computer and technology classes are available at the Tonganoxie Public Library. These are tailored toward your interest or needs. Topics covered include the following:
- introduction to computers
- basic internet searching
- using Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel and other Office products
- getting started with email
- transferring pictures from cameras to computers
- setting up wireless devices such as iPods or MP3 players
- using your eReader devices
- and many more!
These classes can be as introductory or advanced as you need them to be. Call Kelly at 845-3281 to set up your class today!