Posted On: Oct 7, 2016 In: Kids Featured, Kids Room
FRI | Oct 21 | 3:30-5 PM | Readers’ Theater
A club just for tweens in grades 3-5, or ages 8-11! Meet up and hang out, play games, and craft with your friends. This week we’re making FRANKENCRAFTS! Register for clubs at the children’s desk or call 785-843-3833.
Posted On: Jul 24, 2016 In: Uncategorized
To celebrate the upcoming 30th anniversary of Metroid’s original release, the we’re partnering with Game Nut to host a video game get-together celebrating the beloved series and its lasting influence.
On Saturday, July 30 from 1-3 PM in the Auditorium, come and play video games with us!
Posted On: May 10, 2016 In: In the Spotlight
When my wife and I moved to Lawrence last August, one of the first places we visited was the library. It wowed us. We hadn’t yet sold our souls to an internet service provider so we were Netflixless, and LPL’s media collection came to our rescue. The video game collection in particular provided an endless supply of entertainment. I’ve been a gamer (but not a gamer gater) for as long as I can remember, and having free access to hundreds of games at once was a very pleasant surprise. My wallet has never been happier.
At LPL we have quite the game collection. We currently carry games for six systems (Wii, Playstation 3, Xbox 360, Wii U, Playstation 4, and Xbox One) and try to keep up with all the latest and greatest games out there, which can be pretty intimidating. A couple of decades ago when gaming was just getting started, people would have never guessed just how diverse the medium would become; these days there’s a game for everyone. Let’s take a look: Read More..
Posted On: Nov 9, 2012 In: Teen Zone, What's Happening
In response to frequent requests from patrons, we now have EC (Early Childhood) and M-rated (Mature) video games available in the library. These are in addition to the other types of games available for check out: E (Everyone), E10+ (Everyone 10 and older) and T (Teen). Read More..