Love Your Library? Tell a Friend! A Library Card Sign-Up Partnership with the Shark Reef Aquarium at Mandalay Bay
The Las Vegas-Clark County Library District and the Shark Reef Aquarium at Mandalay Bay have teamed up to present “Love your Library? Tell a Friend!,” a library card sign-up campaign that begins Tuesday, April 1 through Wednesday, April 30, 2014.
Just sign up for a free library card during the month of April, or if you already have a library card, Like Us on Facebook, and be automatically entered for a chance to win a Grand Prize that includes four tickets to one of the new Animal Encounters. Choose to feed the stingrays, sea turtles or sharks in this interactive, behind-the-scenes program.
Library patrons who already have a library card and want to visit the Shark Reef Aquarium at Mandalay Bay will receive a $3 discount off the Adult Nevada local admission price and a $2 discount off the Child Nevada local admission price. Children 4 and under are free. Simply show your library card at the Shark Reef Aquarium at Mandalay Bay Box Office to receive the discount beginning April 1 through April 30, 2014.
A library card allows free access to a collection of more than several million items of books, magazines, downloadables, CDs and DVDs, as well as online access to an array of information. Teens and children have access to online homework help offering a wealth of free resources designed to assist kids with their daily school assignments.
Getting a free library card is easy. Just stop by any Las Vegas-Clark County Library District branch to fill out an application or apply online.
The Institute of Museum and Library Services today announced the Las Vegas-Clark County Library District as a National Medal for Museum and Library Service finalist.
Finalists are chosen because of their significant and exceptional contributions to their communities.
IMLS is encouraging community members who have visited our libraries to share their story on the IMLS Facebook page. Has the Library District made a difference in your life? Then Share Your Story!
National Medal for Museum and Library Service winners will be announced this spring.
Learn more about the 2014 National Medal finalists.
All Las Vegas-Clark County Library District branches will be closed on Monday, February 17, for Presidents Day. They will reopen at their usual times on Tuesday, February 18.
All Las Vegas-Clark County Library District branches will be closed on Monday, January 20 for Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday. They will reopen at their usual times on Tuesday, January 21.
The Las Vegas-Clark County Library District will offer a variety of programs throughout the month of February to celebrate African American History Month and the contributions African Americans have made to our community. All programs will be held at the West Las Vegas Library, 951 W. Lake Mead Boulevard. Call 702-507-3989 for more information. All events are free and open to the public. Highlights of the month include:
If you are interested in shopping for lightly worn, but well-loved books at low prices stop by the Whitney Library, 5175 E. Tropicana Avenue, on Friday, December 6 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
There will be a large selection of children’s books, fiction and nonfiction books, CDs and DVDs. Pricing on paperbacks start at $.25; books and CDs start at $1; and DVDs start at $2.
Take advantage of the sale. You may find a bargain and help support your library too. All proceeds benefit the Las Vegas-Clark County Library District Foundation.
The Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation, dedicated to enhancing the 25 branches of the Las Vegas-Clark County Library District through fundraising and advocacy efforts. The Foundation builds private support and public visibility, making our library and community stronger.
For further information, call 702.507.4012.