Altered Book Workshop Coming Up October 24th

Screen Shot 2015-10-08 at 5.07.50 PMA full day, Altered Book workshop is coming soon with Jacqueline Madsen. Limited to 12 participants, so sign up now at the Public Library (486.8686) to reserve your spot. Cost is $75 & payment is to be made the day of the workshop
Bring your own books and printed materialsĀ  to alter, matte & gel medium, scissors, craft knives, clear Contact Paper (for transfers), brushes and acrylic paints will be available for your use. More information shortly!

This workshop, is sponsored by KPLA, per CITY OF KODIAK RESOLUTION #2013-04. Registration fee is nonrefundable & covers artist fees and materials, and a donation to KPLA.
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Book Sale @ the Brewery

white top brewwIt’s that time of year–time to stock up on winter reading! Sunday, October 25th at the Kodiak Island Brewing Company at the Y, downtown. Fill up a KPLA bag, or bring your own, and find a wide assortment of reading delights

Donations for the sale are welcomed! Books and media may be dropped off in specially markedĀ  KPLA totes at Harborside or Fly By Coffee, Cost Savers or at the Brewery.

All proceeds benefit Kodiak Public Library Association in their efforts to support the Public Library. For more information or to volunteer to help, Contact Taten Sheridan (307.254.1931)

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Dog Eared Reads Episodes Online @ KMXT



Listen to KPLA’s new radio show,aired originally on KODK; hosted by Athenia, with two episodes up and running. Episode 1: listen to Taten’s interview of Sandor Katz, in Episode 2: Thomas Lauderdale, frontman and creator of the band PINK MARTINI. You will learn about what’s happening at the library and hear reviews of new or good books from your friends and neighbors.

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Sandor Katz Fermentation Workshop July 31st

Katz Flyer Culture Swap TableSandor Katz visited Kodiak in late July and presented an interesting and useful workshop on the art of fermentation.

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KPLA is now a part of Amazon Smile

Do you shop on Now you can shop at Amazon AND support KPLA at the same time through Amazon Smile. Amazon will donate a percentage of qualifying purchases to KPLA. Just use the link below to get started. For more information on Amazon Smile, sign up at AmazonSmile.

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