Madison Public Library



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Welcome to the Madison Public Library website.
This website should provide quick and easy access
to information about the Madison Public Library.

Our foremost concern is to produce a warm and creative
environment where Madison residents can partake of a
variety of activities both pleasant and conductive to
life long learning.



YOUR LIBRARY- A LIFELONG LEARNING PLACE


Library Hours

Tuesday through Saturday:  1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Wednesday evening - 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Friday Morning - 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
   Wednesday Afternoons  "Wee Wigglers"  1:00 PM- -preschool age
Sunday and Monday - Closed

COMPUTER ACCESS AVAILABLE
AT THE LIBRARY!!

Computers, fast internet and free Wi-Fi

Copy and Faxing services

Madison library-your information station.

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**CURRENT EXHIBIT**


CHRISTMAS NATIVITY SETS

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BEST SELLERS  AND NEW BOOKS


Killing Kennedy by Bill O'Reilly
Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand
No Easy Day by Mark Owen
China   People/Place/Culture/History
Free-Range Chicken Gardens by Jessi Bloom
The Butterfly Effect by Andy Andrews - gift from Larry & Sherry DeWitt
The Money Class by Suze Orman
Addie of the Flint Hills by Adaline Sorace
Flyover People by Cheryl Unruh
Sins of the Fathers-Facing Today's Global Challenges by Dr. William H. Browning
8 WONDERS OF kANSAS! GUIDEBOOK BY mARCI PENNER
Restore, Recycle, Repurpose by Randy Florke
The Promise of Hope by Edward Grinnan --Given by KFWC Madison Civic Culture Club
Spatzies and Brass BB's by Dr. Ken Ohm
Betty Crocker's Diabetes Cookbook
Nell Hill's Decorating Secrets by Mary Garrity
Back to Basics: A Complete Guide to Traditional Skills
Traveling with Your Pet - AAA travel
Guide to your Child's Nutrition -American Academy of Pediatrics
You can adopt by susan caughman
Power Thoughts by Joyce Meyer
Guide book of united states coins 2012
Kovel's Antiques & Collectibles Price Guide 2013
Lost in Shangri-La by Michell Zuckoff




Fiction


The Last Ride by Nicholas Sparks
Sycamore Row by John Grisham
W is for Wasted by Sue Grafton
Second Watch by J. A. Jance
Inferno by Dan Brown
A Wanted Man by Lee Child
Travelers Rest by Ann Tatlock
Zero Day by David Baldacci
Micro by Michael Crichton
Break Down by Sara Paretsky
In the Company of Others by Jan Karon
Spider Web by Earlene Fowler
The Litigators by John Grisham
Leaving and Learning by Karen Kingsbury
The Sommerfeld trilogy by Kim Vogel Sawyer
the Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffe
the Shadow of Your Smile - mary Higgins Clark
Fall of Giants by Ken Follett
A Nose for Justice by Rita Mae Brown
The Land of the Painted Caves by Jean Auel
Lone Wolf by Jodi Picoult




We have added for check out:

Farm & Ranch ; Mother Earth News;
Kovels on antiques and Collectibles monthly newsletter;
the wall street journal (Donated by Harold and Karen Engle)
Organic Gardening (Donated by Jim and Sarah DeWitt)
USA Today
Wichita Eagle Weekend
Coffey Co. Republican

 YOUNG READERS


Here Come the Girl Scouts! by Shana Corey
I'm Gonna Like Me by Jamie Lee Curtis
While the World is Sleeping by Pamela Duncan Edwards
It's a Secret by John Burningham
The Elves & the Shoemaker by John Cech
And the Dish Ran Away with the Spoon by Janet Stevens
Guinea Dog by patrick Jennings
Ghost Dog Secrets by Peg Kehret
Freedom Train by Evelyn coleman
Every Soul a Star by Wendy
Moon over manifest by clare vanderpool
Heart of a Shepherd by Rosanne Parry
Eleven by Patricia Reilly Giff
The Lost Hero  and
The Son of Neptune by Rick Riordan
When you reach me by Rebecca Stead
The Underneath by kathi Appelt 
The Boy who dared by susan bartoletti
Woods Runner by Gary Paulsen

Counting on Grace by Elizabeth Winthrop

Meet Julie by Megan McDonald
The cajun Cornbread Boy by Dianne de las Casas
Pigs Aplenty! by David McPhail
Sick day for Amos McGee by Erin Stead
The Lion and the Mouse by Jerry Pikney
Inch by Inch by Leo Lionni
Your are my wish by Maryann Cusimano Love
Old Bear by Kevin Henkes

Non-Fiction
Lincoln's last days by Bill O'Reilly
A Prairie Peter Pan by Beverly Olson Buller
From Emporia- the Story of William Allen White by Buller
vinnie and abraham by dawn fitzgerald
Driven -a photobiography of henry ford
A Boy Named FDR by Kathleen Krull
nubs by  major brian dennis
Biggest, Strongest, Fastest by Steve Jenkins
Owls by Gail Gibbons
food & farm facts - farm bureau
Time for Kids Big Book of How given by Larry & Sherry DeWitt
Time for Kids Big book of Why given by Larry & Sherry DeWitt
A humble life - plain poems by Linda Oatman High
Wings on the Wind by Kate Kiesler
World of Water by Rona Arato
Twisters and other terrible storms by Osborne
Children's Guide to Insects & Spiders by Jinny Johnson
Book of Lists- Fun Facts and Weird Trivia
Almost Gone -The World's rarest animals by Steve Jenkins


DVD'S
For children:
Monarch and Milkweed
Chrissa Stands Strong
Thunder Cake by Patricia Polacco
The Mitten by Jan Brett
several new Kipper  dvds
Magic school Bus dvds
my side of the mountain
The William Steig Library
So You Want to be President?


for family
The Waltons   Seasons one  to nine
Little House on the Prairie  Season one

ADULT
Downton Abbey season 1 2 & 3
The Dust Bowl  Ken Burns
Global Warming- the Rising Storm
Fireproof
The blind side
Sense and Sensibility
the king's speech
Courageous
War Horse


Oil Dorado:  The Life and Times of an Oil Boom

Lamont Kansas-A History of the Town
and Remembrances of School Days Past

CD's

Music of the Emma chase-Tallgrass Express 
Tallgrass express comes back
Clean Curve of Hill Against Sky-Songs of the Kansas Flint Hills
by Tallgrass Express String Band
Bring Down the Storm - Jerry Barlow
Celtic Fingerstyle Guitar
Keepsake by Jerry Barlow


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History Hour
Rev. Bob Robison
History of Madison
Watch for next date and time

Rev. Robison and Local residents give insight into
early Madison history
Lively discussion and refreshments



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Library Address and Telephone #

110 S. First St.
MADISON, kANSAS   66860

620-437-2634
Fax - 620-437-2631

e mail:   madison.library@madtel.net



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Last revised   March 25, 2009