National Library Week To Begin With Sunday Open House, Learn More By Attending Chamber Coffee April 5

WAYNE – The Wayne Public Library has been busy hosting “Nebraska’s Library Innovation Studios: Transforming Rural Communities” makerspace going along with many of the other events and day-to-day activities they put on.

Make plans to join the library on Friday, April 5 for the weekly Chamber Coffee starting at 10 a.m. The Wayne Public Library is located at 410 N Pearl Street.

Library director Heather Headley said people are interested and have been coming in to learn more about the equipment.

“Hopefully encourage more people to stop in and learn,” said Headley. “Because we are down to last few weeks with it. It’ll be picked up and to move onto the next library sometime here in the end of May.”

The library is open from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, Friday’s from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Saturday’s from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. and Sunday’s from 2 until 5 p.m.

With National Library Week set for next week, all are invited to an open house on Sunday, April 7 from 2-5 p.m.

“Encouraging people to stop in a see what we’re up to,” Headley added. “There is a lot more going on at the library than people realize. And the fact that we do have several online resources now that they can access for free.

Another event upcoming will be the fourth trivia night on Thursday, April 25 hosted by the Wayne Public Library featuring a 90s theme. Teams of 4-5 can sign up and compete by contacting the library at 402-375-3135. The event will be held at Johnny Byrd Brewing Company starting at 7 p.m.

An event happening this weekend is an Easter egg hunt put on by the library inside at 10:30 a.m. Children will be divided by age groups with the youngest going first. There’ll be around 2,000 eggs to be found.