Langford Public Library
“Bad libraries build collections, good libraries build services, great libraries build communities.”
– R. David Lankes
SERVICES AND SPECIAL EVENTS
Mother Goose Story Time (for pre-school children) runs October to December and February to May, meeting weekly on Tuesday mornings at 9:45am.
This is a self-paced program is easy to accomplish – two participants completed the program in under one year! Stop in and register your child today!
Book Club (September – May), meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 2:00pm in the Community Center. All are welcome! See Calendar for dates and book selection!
YOUTH in grades K-12 are invited to join us on the first Wednesday of each month from 3:45pm to 4:45pm for fun projects and experiments! Starts September 1, 2021. This program will run September through through April.
We are once again offering a Youth Entrepreneur Program for kids going into grades 4-8. This program was new for the summer of 2021, funded by a grant from Glacial Lakes Area Development to help communities thrive. Talk to Nicole or visit the link below for more details.
Registration ends May 20th!
Youth Entrepreneur Program Registration Form
The South Dakota State Library provides a wide variety of resources you can access from your cell phone or home computer! From Chilton Auto Repair Books to Early Literacy, Middle School and High School Education resources, to Heritage Quest and much more!
Starts Friday, February 11th!
ALL AGES WELCOME
Every Friday after school,
starting at 3:30pm.
Fridays at 10am!
PIE AND BINGO
For the Young and Young-at-Heart
Every Third Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. in the Langford Community Center EVERYONE WELCOME!
Starts September 15, 2021!
This summer, The Langford Public Library is introducing a Coding Club for boys and girls going into
3rd-5th grades. There is no cost to participate. Talk to Nicole or visit the link below for more details.
Registration ends May 20th!
Coding Club Registration Form
Join us once a month on the second Monday of each month for Lego Club. There will be a challenge theme each month. Each child’s creation will be on display until the following month for everyone to see. Pictures will be taken of each child with their creation, which they can take home the following month.
2nd Monday of each month from 10-11am
Residents within city limits who are home-bound or unable to access the library on their own or who do not want to venture out during inclement weather, may request outreach services by calling the Library. Delivery will be based on staff or volunteer availability. Outreach services include drop-off and pick up of borrowed material. Please see our policies for more details.
South Dakota Public Library Data Digest Information
LIBRARIES ARE COMMUNITY ANCHORS
Effective, well-resourced libraries are anchor institutions, critical to the social and economic development of our rural and metropolitan communities.
of SD residents have 24/7 access to 58+ online resources for all ages and interests
physical and digital materials circulated in SD Libraries in 2019
programs were offered to SD Residents in 2019
For every $1.00 spent on SD public libraries, residents receive a Return on Investment of $4 in programs and services
*Information taken from the 2020 Public Libraries Data Digest
AGENDAS AND MEETING MINUTES
The Langford Public Library board of trustees meets every other month at 4:00 p.m.
Meetings are held the first Tuesday in January, March, May, July, September and November.
2022 05 May Minutes
2022 05 May Agenda
2022 – 03 – March – Minutes
2022 – 03 – March – Agenda
2022 – 01 – January – Minutes
2022 – 01 – January – Agenda
2021 – Minutes – December
2021 – Agenda – December
2021 – Minutes – October
2021 – Agenda – October
September meeting rescheduled for October.
2021 – Agenda – September
2021 – Minutes – July
2021 – Agenda – July
2021 – Minutes – April
2021 – Agenda – April
2021 – Minutes – January
2021 – Agenda – January
Hours: Monday – Friday
8:00am – 12:00pm, 1:00pm – 5:00pm