Welcome to the Maxey Library
THANK YOU for your generous donations to the
Maxey Walkathon 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!!
$17,700 to the Lincoln Food Bank for Backpacks!! MAXEY is Amazing!! WOW!! Thanks to all who made a donation!!
The Votes have been counted!! Maxey voted for 2016-17 Golden Sower Picture Books:
Elizabeth, Queen of the Seas-56 Votes
A Piece of Cake-53 votes
Winnie: The True Story of the Bear Who Inspired Winnie The Pooh-36 Votes
Ivan: The Remarkable True Story of the Shopping Mall Gorilla-30 Votes
Ninja Red Riding Hood-26 Votes
I am Cow, Hear Me MOOO!-25 Votes
Emmanuel’s Dream-23 Votes
My Grandfather’s Coat-9 Votes
(401 student votes total)
And 2016-17 Golden Sower Chapter Book Voting at Maxey:
The War That Saved My Life-29 Votes
El Deafo-26 Votes
Stella By Starlight-10 Votes
The Fourteenth Goldfish-9 Votes
Absolutely Almost and Life on Mars-TIE-8 Votes
Fish in a Tree and Dash-TIE-5 Votes
(120 students voted)
Thank you for reading and voting!!
On Friday, March 31, Maxey celebrated “Hats ON for Hunger” and over $650 was raised toward food filled backpacks for LPS students! Thank you to those who brought money and/or wore a hat!
Author Julia Cook visited Maxey on Monday, April 3 thanks to a grant written by Maxey Kindergarten Teacher, Linda Freye. She spoke about several different topics that affect kids every day . . from boogers to bullies, caring and coping, and her dog Kirby was sooooo perfect!! To visit Julia’s website, go to http://www.juliacookonline.com/
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.