Shop at Cecil K's Hometown Market during the month of March to support the 2nd Annual
Brats Books and Bids at Beck Bookman Library:
Date: to be determined!
Lunch: Brats, chips, cookies, drink
Live Music : The Imposterz
Silent Auction / Food
Gaga Ball Pit!  / Face Painting
Balloon Twisting
Chess Club!
Every Thursday, 5:30 pm at the library for all ages!
Vote! Donate $$$ to select your choice of paint color 
during the month of March.

Plans are in the works to paint the accent wall of the East entrance to the library building. Paint chips with collection jars are located at the circulation desk to receive your vote.
Beck Bookman Library
will be
July 3 - 5
in honor of Independence Day!

Beck Bookman Library is currently accepting donations
for the April 20-25 Spring Book Sale!
We are accepting new or gently used books,
DVDs, CDs and puzzles.
We are not able to accept: text books, encyclopedias, dictionaries, Reader"s Digest condensed books, VHS or cassette tapes. Nothing that has been kept outside or in any damp area will be accepted. Nothing that has to be cleaned before pricing will be considered. No books over 5 years old, unless they are in prime condition, and we reserve the right to refuse other items as well, at our discretion.
Your donations are greatly appreciated.
Check out the new spring line of library apparel.


Lightweight V-neck & round neck t-shirts (long and short sleeved)
Lightweight hoodies, Baseball 3/4 length sleeve shirts
Short-sleeve t-shirts in a variety of colors.
Youth t-shirts: $10
Adult t-shirts : $15
Lightweight hoodies: $20       
Hooded sweatshirts: $25
Hooded jackets: $25
Book Club: Thursday, April 16, 6:30 pm
featured book - Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly
Book Club is for adults who love to read! This is an informal and fun
gathering meeting
once a month from September through June at the library.
Click here to see the list of featured books for the coming year.

​New members are welcome. If you are interested in joining, contact the library
for more information, 785-364-3532 or

WiFi to Go:
Get online anywhere, anytime with a T-Mobile Wifi Hotspot
from Beck Bookman Library!
  • What is a Mobile Hotspot? A mobile hotspot is a portable Wi-Fi device that allows you to carry a portable internet source with you whereveryou go. With a mobile hotspot, you will have wireless internet
    access in your car, at home or anywhere else.

  • Checkout policy: Hotspots may be checked out
    for 5 days.
    Available to adults with a current library
    card and ID verification.
    Hotspots must be returned
    to the circulation desk, not in the
    library drop boxes.

  • Fines & Fees: $5 per day; replacement cost $100.

The Book Nook
There are gently used books, audios, movies and puzzles for sale year round in the Book Nook located south of the west meeting room.
The library will accept donations of used items starting March 1, 2020.

Part time position open at Beck Bookman Library.






The position is for an average of 20 hours a week, depending on staff needs.
If you'd like to be not only an employee, but a representative for Beck Bookman Library, please apply by clicking here to print an application, or stop by between 9:30 am and 5 pm Monday through Friday at the library. This position is open immediately.

Must have:

  • excellent customer service

  • be dependable

  • have at least basic computer skills

  • be able to work some evenings and Saturdays
    in addition to days.