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Johnson County Library
171 N. Adams Ave.
Buffalo, WY 82834
307-684-5546
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Johnson County Library
171 North Adams Ave
Buffalo, WY 82834
Phone: 307-684-5546
Fax: 307-684-7888
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Enterprise Card Catalog & Database
Go Wyld Database
FUN AT SCHOOL
Book Buddies -- A community volunteer and a librarian read with a small group of third graders at lunch each Tuesday or Wednesday.
Wyoming Reads -- All first graders read five books chosen by the Sue Jorgensen Foundation; First graders get to pick one book to take home with them. We celebrate with a picnic in the spring.
Buckaroo books -- Kindergartners read these 10 books and vote on favorite.  Votes are tallied around the state and most popular book receives the Buckaroo award.
Indian Paint Brush -- 4th & 5th graders read these 10 books and vote on which one should receive the Indian Paint Brush award.  Students also have a battle of the books competition centered around these books.
Databases:
 Ebook, EAudio books, Medical information, journal articles, car repair, learn a language, and more
Card catalog. 
Search for your next good read. Access your account to renew or place holds.
Library Hours:
Mon, Tues, & Wednesday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday -Saturday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

LEARN @ YOUR LIBRARY
  Need help with your new tablets? Have questions about basic computer skills or Internet?
   Schedule tech help with our staff. 
​Best time:
Wednesdays 
@ 2:00 pm
Get assistance with basic email or basic computer questions, and find out about library apps for your devices.

Check out our help sheets on the eContent page.
CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR
Thursday @ 10:00 
 Join us at the library in the Large meeting room. 
Stories, Songs, Crafts, Snacks

                        October 31 - Boo! It's Halloween!                        
                        November 7 - Library 'Stache
                        November 14 - That's Funny
                        November 21 - We are Thankful
​      Closed November 28th and 29th  Happy Thanksgiving!
                        
October
Best Friends!
Come read with Bo.
Read to a certified therapy dog.
All kids and reading levels welcome!
Sign up at the library for your 15 min spot.
Bo will be at the library Monday
        Bo is taking a break for the summer.  Check back when schools starts.
History Data collection project    
We could use your help and collective knowledge!

Local History Librarian Nancy Tabb is looking for help with the history of your homes. Have any family facts to share? Do you know the chain of the deed/ownership? Please fill out both sides of the questionnaire attached here.

Mail to:
Nancy Tabb
Johnson County Library
171 North Adams
Buffalo, WY 82834

You can also drop it by the front desk during our hours.

Pictures of Buffalo, WY house from circa 1900.
Brown Bags & Books
Wednesdays @ noon
SEPTEMBER THRU MAY
Story Hour for Grown-ups 
You'll hear stories read aloud by library staff &
community members. Bring your lunch! Drinks provided.

        Oct.   9: Steve reads about his evil twin and other doppelgangers!
        Oct. 16: Nancy reads from Life and Adventures of Frank Grouard
        Oct. 23: Heather brings Alaska to Buffalo with The Cruelest Mile
        Oct. 30:​ Nancy spooks us with UFO, Lake DeSmet Monster, Weird             Weather, Wyoming Ghost Towns, and the Lost Cabin Mine
        Nov.  6: Heather brags about her family and reads from Stanley             Kuzara's Black Diamonds of Sheridan
        Nov. 13: Steve entertains snippets from a great novel (TBA)
        Nov. 20: Nancy's Town Talk

Your Librarians' Favorite Reads!
(Downloadable brochure)
Library Account Mobile App:
View checkouts, Renew, Link family cards together, Search Library catalog, Place holds, & 
Search and checkout Ebooks & EAudio books to read in your RBdigital or CloudLibrary Apps
NEW!
Friends of the Library Book Club
Meets in JCL at 3 pm, second Tuesdays

Sept. 10: Where The Crawdads Sing  
by Delia Owens  

Oct. 8: Silver Linings Playbook
by Matthew Quick  

Nov. 12: The Honey Bus
by Meredith May  

Dec. 10: The Afterlife of Holly Chase 
by Cynthia Hand  

Jan. 14: The Speed of Dark 
by Elizabeth Moon  

Feb. 11: Beartown 
by Fredrik Backman  

March 10: The Last Boat Out of Shanghai by Helen Zia  

April 14: 13 Ways of Looking at a Fat Girl by Mona Awad  

May 12: No book (Selection gathering for titles into the next year)