Welcome to the Maxey Library
“LIBRARIES ROCK” Although our summer program has ended, the fun doesn’t have to end! Please come to our Maxey Open House on Thursday, August 9 from 6-7 p.m. and visit the library for a “Kindness ROCKS” treasure hunt!!
If you plant a seed of kindness, in almost no time at all, the fruits of kindness will grow, and grow, and grow, and they are very, very sweet. ~from If You Plant a Seed by Kadir Nelson
Events coming soon at the Maxey Library:
*Back to School Open House/Kindness ROCKS Treasure Hunt~ Thursday, August 9, 2018 6-7 p.m.
*Scholastic BOOK Fair~October 8-18, 2018~on school days, Hours-TBA
Volunteers Needed for book fair!! See Mrs. Christen if you would like to volunteer or use the online signup which will be posted here SOON!
This year’s Book Fair Theme: Enchanted Forest!!
Favorite events from 17-18:
Breakout BOX has arrived at Maxey!! You’ve heard of Escape Room? Well . . breaking into Breakout Box is happening now in the Maxey Library!
GOLDEN SOWER 17-18 Votes: Top Picture Books at Maxey:
We Forgot Brock! (78 votes) Also State Favorite!
Miss Hazeltine’s Home For Shy and Fearful Cats (67 votes)
Wolfie the Bunny (62 votes) (second favorite in NE)
Mother Bruce (54 votes)
Top Chapter Books at Maxey:
Fuzzy Mud (23 votes) Also Favorite in the State!
Ruby Lee and Me (15 votes)
Paper Things & Baker’s Magic (tie-11 votes)
Crenshaw & All the Answers (tie-10 votes)
in the Maxey Library MAKERSPACE and MOSAIC during Parent/Teacher conferences!!
Thursday, Feb. 22 3:45-6:45 p.m.
THANK YOU for your generous donations to the
Maxey Walkathon 2017 for Lincoln Food Bank Backpack Program
THANK YOU for
Raising $$5,000 for Hungry Kids in Lincoln!
Thank you for shopping!!
WILD WEST Book Fair, Saddle Up and READ was a great success! We raised $244 and sold several books for Hartley Elementary School and sold $11,000 of merchandise . . that’s $5,500 of new books for MAXEY!
We couldn’t do a book fair without Amazing Volunteers: THANK YOU TO: Addison Catlin, Alivia Miller, Alexandra Meyer, Lilly Pannier, Calum Krikac, Madison Weier, Lara Mattos, Sydney Allen, Defne Otu, Izzy Alfano, Jackson Rennerfeldt, Yui Sakai, Tatum Lewis, Dora Adam, Hasan & Handan Can Otu, Lindsey Dersch, Greg Tebo, Jessie Krikac, Lisa Lewis, Daniela & Fabio Mattos, Amber Messick, Tracy Reichmuth, Julie Watteyne, Ginger Guilfoyle, John Christen, Jill Stohs, Robin MacKnight, Nancy Jagadich, Annette Wiegert, Letti Torrens, Leslie Norris, Todd Juhnke (and the rest of the custodial staff), Tracey Peterson & Suzanne Reimers!!
The Maxey School Mission is to Maximize Learning for ALL Maxey Students!
The mission of the Maxey School Library is to support and encourage all patrons to be effective users of information by providing these learners with critical thinking and problem solving strategies that will enable their future success.