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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:
Monday -Thursday
10:00am - 8:00 pm
     South entrance is locked @ 5:30
Friday -Saturday
10:00am - 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

Jan. 31 -- Polar Friends
February 7 – Unique Pets 
February 14 – Hugs & Kisses
February 21 – Sleepy Day—Wear your PJs
February 28 – Wyoming Reads Books 


FEBRUARY
Sit, Stay, Read!
Reading 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
        Feb. 25  @ 4:30-5:15
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.
EVENTS

Basic 1040 tax forms available at the library.
Monday, Feb. 18 --Closed for President's Day

Brown Bags & Books
Wednesdays @ noon
Story Hour
for Grown-ups 
You'll hear stories read aloud by library staff &
community members. Bring your lunch! Drinks provided.
Feb. 6: Mark Bentley shares about Ronald Reagan & Babe Ruth
Feb. 13: Heather Kuzara reads from 
Documenting the Weapons used at  Little Bighorn
Feb. 20: Nancy's Town Talks --A fun new history lesson
Feb. 27: Julie Baker highlights essays and excerpts 
from women of the West.​


Your Librarians' Favorite Reads!
(Downloadable brochure)
WINTER READING ADVENTURES
            Adult Reading Bingo. A fun way to read five new books. 
Pick up a bingo sheet at the library to play.  Now until March 20th. 
See Heather with your questions.

Children:  Winter Reading Scavenger Hunt.
Pick up a sheet in the children's area.  Fun way to discover new books with your children.  Kids 11 & under may participate.  Now until Feb 21st.
Buffalo Women's Health Forum
Johnson County Library (Large Meeting Room) 
12 noon - 1:00pm on the Third Thursday of each month now till May
Topics include: Probiotics, Sleep, Breathe (lung diseases) & Nutrition 
Cost: $7 -includes Forum, lunch, & beverage
Reservations & Details available here

Sponsored by Johnson County Healthcare Center
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!
LEGO CONTEST
Drop-Off -- March 7th- 11th
On Display March 11th- 20th
Lego Party March 20th @ 4:00
​Pick up rules & registration @ the library.
Information Here

Individuals are encouraged to build their Lego Design without help from others. Be creative. Original designs are encouraged. Minimize the use of kits. Design should not be a Lego kit ONLY.
Johnson County Library - Director
Position Open
Materials must be postmarked or emailed by March 4

If you have questions, please contact 
Board of Trustees Chairman Ron Wagner at 620-1031

Application & Supporting Documents
(Click on links below)

Job Description -
Application Packet -
Compensation Statement -