Welcome to the Krum Public Library
STORM SIREN DOWN
During the last storm Tuesday, our storm siren was struck by lightning and will be out of service for approximately 1 to 2 weeks.
this period of time we request that all citizens please sign up for
CodeRed for early detection of any severe weather alerts.
Here’s the CodeRed link:https://public.coderedweb.com/CNE/629407DCB87B
Check out our Library Calendar for all our upcoming programs and more!
Summer Reading is coming! Stop by the front desk and pick up one of our SRP 2015 Event Calendars!
The Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts helps taxpayers, returns unclaimed property, collects and dispenses state revenue and more! Get an inside look at the Comptroller’s office in this short video: bit.ly/1GcJGmR
Prevent Teen Alcohol/Drug Abuse
Ask any teacher or teen-the level of excitement in high school hallways and classrooms is palpable. The end of the school year is fast approaching, and local teens are preparing to celebrate at proms and graduation parties around the state. At proms, graduations, and throughout the year, underage drinking and drug-use is risky business. Click the link below to learn how to keep your child safe this time of year with the North Texas Poison Center Network newsletter.
Renew your vehicle registration online now with the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles! Go to: https://rts.texasonline.state.tx.us/NASApp/txdotrts/RegistrationRenewalServlet
Go to http://krumlibrary.driving-tests.org/texas/ and take your practice tests today!
This is a free resource presented to you by the Screen Actors Guild Foundation. It is a collection of children's books read by actors and actresses and filmed for you to view. It is like virtual storytime! Check it out here.
The Science of Everyday Life
All you science fans out there should check out this wonderful website called The Science of Everyday Life. Find cool activities for the whole family such as “Make Ice Cream in a Bag” and “Build a Bug Observation Box” or participate in the “Green Car Wash Challenge”! There are also lesson plans for teachers and more science fun for students. Take a look and put your science skills to the test!
The TexShare Databases are a program of Krum Public Library and the
Texas State Library and Archives Commission. Get exclusive e-resources
for: Genealogy, Business, Health, Homework, and Careers. Contact the library for information on how to log in.
Questions about the Affordable Care Act (ACA)?
At the bottom of the healthcare.gov FAQ site is this:
Call 1-800-318-25961-800-318-2596 FREE, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. (TTY: 1-855-889-43251-855-889-4325 FREE)
What do you do if you think someone swallowed poison? Check the internet or call poison control? CALL POISON CONTROL. Every second counts when it comes to poisoning. The longer it takes to look through pages of search results online, the greater the danger of negative health effects! Visit their website here!
Every Child Ready to Read ~ www.everychildreadytoread.org
Ready Rosie ~ www.readyrosie.com/signup
Stuttering Foundation ~ http://www.stutteringhelp.org/
The library has various materials and resources for families homeschooling their children.
Please call us at 940-482-3455 or come visit us to find out more!