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Norton Public Library News for the week of January 20th

Sports Headlines

MLB and MLBPA Announce First COVID-19 Test Results

Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association jointly announced today the first set of results for the COVID-19 testing conducted as...

Kansas Football Voluntary Workouts Suspended

LAWRENCE, Kan. – Kansas football voluntary workouts have been suspended at this time due to an increase in positive COVID-19 tests within the program. Due...

Royals Announce July Schedule For “Royals Playback” Broadcasts

KANSAS CITY, MO. – The Kansas City Royals announced their July schedule for “Royals Playback,” which will air Tuesdays (7 p.m.), Thursdays (7 p.m.),...

Royals Announce 60 Man Roster For Summer Camp

KANSAS CITY, MO (June 28, 2020) – The Kansas City Royals announced their 60-player club pool for Summer Camp. The following players will be part...

Kansas City Chiefs Statement on Training Camp Location

"When the NFL announced a new policy requiring all training camps to be held at team facilities, we looked at every avenue to return...

NPL News for the week of January 20th:

Lego Club for Kids on Monday, January 20th, 4:00-5:00 p.m.  Come to the Library to see the Lego Creations on display.

“Mother Goose Moments,” an interactive story-time for babies through age 2, will be held at the Library Tuesday, January 21st, 10:30 a.m.  Bring your little ones for musical games, stories, and snacks.

Chess Club for Kids will held on Tuesday, January 21st 4:00-5:00 p.m.   Jamison Otter will be the instructor.

Art Club for Kids will be held at the Library on Wednesday, January 22nd, 4:00-5:00 p.m.  Come see our budding artists’ creations on display in our Art Club Gallery!

Preschool Storytime will be held at the Library on Thursday, January 23rd, 10:30 a.m.  Library staff will be sharing stories, songs, games and a craft.   Come join the fun!  

Cominig Soon:

Mommy & Me: Valentine’s Day Quilling Class will be held in the Library’s Community Room on Monday, February 10th, 5:00-8:00 p.m.  This class is limited to 14 people and is first come first serve! Pre sign-up at the Library is mandatory.  No children under the age of 10.  Grandmas, aunts, etc. may be counted as a “Mommy”. One child per adult.

Emily Winge

Children’s Librarian

Norton Public Library

Norton, Kansas

Kansas Headlines

Kansas Doctors Say Wear A Mask Or Brace For Coronavirus Numbers To Keep Going Up

By Brian Grimmett - Kansas News Service WICHITA, Kansas — A month ago, the University of Kansas Hospital had as few as nine of its beds...

A Topeka City Employee Indicted on Federal Child Porn Charges

KANSAS CITY, KAN. – A man who works for the city of Topeka was indicted today on federal child pornography charges, U.S. Attorney Stephen...

Kansas Sees Substantial Gains in Total Tax Collections Over Projections for June and Close of FY 2020

The State of Kansas saw a better-than-predicted close to Fiscal Year 2020. In June, the state’s total tax collections were up by $135.6 million...

K-State Veterinarian Shares Tips On Making the Fourth Safer For Pets

MANHATTAN — The Fourth of July may be a fun and noisy celebration for many people, but a Kansas State University veterinarian says that's not...

KBI investigates officer involved shooting in Woodson County

WOODSON COUNTY – The Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI) is investigating after an officer involved shooting occurred Thursday afternoon in Neosho Falls, Kan. The Woodson...

Kansas News Service

Kansas Doctors Say Wear A Mask Or Brace For Coronavirus Numbers To Keep Going Up

By Brian Grimmett - Kansas News Service WICHITA, Kansas — A month ago, the University of Kansas Hospital had as few as nine of its beds...

How To Go Back To College In A Pandemic: Face Masks, Social Distancing And Shorter Semesters

By Stephan Bisaha - Kansas News Service WICHITA, Kansas — Gone are the days of sneaking late into a crowded lecture hall. Reading college students'...

More Kansans Are Asking for Mail Ballots While Officials Work To Make Polling Places Pandemic-Safe

By Jim McLean - Kansas News Service TOPEKA, Kansas — Facing the prospect of standing in line at polling places amid the coronavirus pandemic, requests from...

Kansas State, KU Keep Tuition Flat; WSU To Increase 2 Percent

By Stephan Bisaha - Kansas News Service The Kansas Board of Regents approved tuition hikes for four state universities, while the University of Kansas and Kansas State...

Two Men Convicted Of Rape And Murder Of Kansas Children Set For First Federal Executions In 17 Years

By Dan Margolies - Kansas News Service Two men convicted of the rape and murder of Kansas children more than two decades ago are among...