It's A Spring Thing!

It's A Spring Thing!

Monday, March 04, 2019

Join the Friends of the Hennessey Library as we spring clean the library, cleaning out closets and organizing. It's A Spring Thing is Monday, March 18, from 9-6. Let us know if you're coming by signing up at the front counter or calling 405-853-2073.

New Children's Books

New Children's Books

Thursday, January 31, 2019

The Pilcrow Foundation, along with matching funds from the Friends of the Hennessey Library, generously donated 91 children's picture books to the Hennessey Public Library through the Children's Book Project. This project grant awarded last November is supported by donors from across the United States. The Pilcrow Foundation aims to provide new, quality hardcover children's books to rural public libraries.

Tax Forms

Tax Forms

Thursday, January 17, 2019

We are your source for tax forms and instructions! FREE copies of 1040 are available and you can print off any other forms you need while you're here (10 cents per form).

Your Library Staff

Your Library Staff

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Your Hennessey Public Library staff is here to help! Library Director Ruth Ann Replogle, Circulation Librarian Lyndsey Kopsa, and Children's Librarian Jennie Moreno are ready to find you the resources you need and to engage you in educational and entertaining programs.

Upcoming Events

Littlest Patrons StorytimeThu, March 21st - 10:00 AM
Littlest Patrons StorytimeWed, March 27th - 10:00 AM
Littlest Patrons StorytimeThu, March 28th - 10:00 AM
Library Board MeetingMon, April 8th - 4:30 PM

New Titles

Special Collections

1938 Book Drive
Barb & Bill Walter Digitized Hennessey Clipper
Bill Buie Newspapers on Microfilm
Coleccion de Espanol
Hennessey Heritage Books
Hugh O'Neill Hitler Collection
Hutoka Ortman AFI 100 Best Movies
Lone Star School
Oklahoma Collection
Jean Anne Casey Advanced Placement



Link to community information

Link to Sam & Burla Snyder Memorial History Center

Link to Downtown Walking Tour


Community Information Center

Business Services: Fax, copy, scan, email, and print. Typewriter available and typing services at $1.00 per page (limit 5 pages). Services available to local patrons and travelers on the trail.

Regional History: Mastodon bones, The Buffalo War, two land runs, and famous Oklahomans--the history of North Central Oklahoma is rich and featured at the library.

Community Calendar: Hennessey is rich in festivals and local events. Find times, places, and contact information online at the library.

Tourist Information: Where to eat, where to go, what to do, downtown walking tour, and regional information are free just inside the library door. Hennessey welcomes travelers.
Entertainment: Music, AFI 100 Best, old-time classics, and first-run movies, special programs in the Ortman Auditorium, and summer activities for the youngsters are available to the community for enjoyment and recreation.



Link to Barb & Bill Walter Hennessey Clipper



Link to Virtual Library eBooks


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      Speak English?  Learn Spanish!

(Or German, or Russian, or Irish, or Cherokee, or...)

Link to Mango Languages


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Hennessey Hank, The Prairie Dog Prognosticator





Hank always has something to sHennessey Hank, the prairie dogay. 

It's not just the weather--He loves this land north of the river and will tell that to just about anyone who'll listen.. 
Visit his blog for comments and prairie dog wisdom from down the Pdog hole.

Hennessey's reviews book montage

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
Amity & Sorrow
The Revenant
Fire in Beulah
The Museum of Extraordinary Things
The Heist
Kind of Kin
The Last Kiss Goodbye
Still Life with Bread Crumbs
The Broken Statue
Hollow City
That Part Was True
The Visionist
August: Osage County
Wayfaring Stranger
The True Story of Hansel and Gretel
The Poet and the Vampyre: The Curse of Byron and the Birth of Literature's Greatest Monsters

Hennessey Library's favorite books »