901 N. Main, Hutchinson Kansas 67501
Hutchinson Public Library, serving an area of 40,000 residents, has a collection of 270,000 books and periodicals; in addition, there are 7,500 CDs, records, cassettes and other audio materials, as well as 2,300 video items, such as DVDs and VHS tapes. Internet terminals are available for use by the general public.
Staffing consists of 35 employees, of whom 6 are fully accredited librarians, plus volunteers. Annual expenditures on the library collection total $290,000. Patrons make 160,000 visits annually, and check out materials 460,000 times. Thirty-five percent of all check-outs are children's materials.
Other Public Libraries nearby:
(Claflin) Claflin/Independent Township Library
(Lyons) Lyons Public Library
(Wichita) Wichita Public Library
05/23 Coming to The Hutchinson area
OK Mozart Festival Bartlesville OK June9-15 Oklahoma's Premier Music Festival,
OK Mozart brings the highest quality professional musical and cultural experience to the state of Oklahoma and the middle United States.
Wild West Festival Hays City KS July3-6 A typical Kansas fair -- parade, big name music stars, games, demonstrations, competitions and shows, including fireworks.
Kansas State Fair Hutchinson KS September6-15 Each year, over 400,000 visitors flock to the Kansas State Fair to visit a wide array of exhibits, partake in fabulous Fair food, and see the amazing butter sculpture.