A message from the Overbrook Friends of the Library

Friends of the library are now taking new and renewal memberships for the year 2021.  Though COVID has slowed us down, we continue to be active in supporting the library. Thank you

Overbrook Library closed Wed. 2/17 due to city water outage

The library will be closed Wed. 2/17 due to the water outage. If water is restored early in the day we may do a late opening, and any updates will be available on this page.

Library Closed Monday 2/15 AND Tuesday 2/16 due to winter weather.

The Overbrook Public Library will remain closed Tuesday 2/16 due to winter weather conditions.


Overbrook Library has a new phone number. From now on, please give us a call at 785-862-9840 for all your library needs!

Overbrook Library reopening Monday 1/11/21 @ 10am

We are back open for business as of Monday morning 1/11/21 @10am. We will be back to our regular hours all this week.

Please stop by and see us! We’ve missed you.

The drop box is also available again for returning library materials.

Overbrook Library remains closed due to staff COVID exposure

Due to a positive test of another staff member, the library WILL NOT reopen 1/6 and THE LIBRARY WILL REMAIN CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

We are hopeful that we will be able to reopen sometime next week barring any additional cases. We will update the website / facebook with more information as we have it.

Please keep all library items until we reopen. All due dates will be adjusted to be after this time. If you need immediate assistance during our closure please e-mail our director at ksederstrom@overbrook.lib.ks.us

Library closed due to staff COVID-19 exposure

Due to a positive test by a library staff member, and other staff exposure, the Overbrook Library will be closed until Wed. Jan. 6th at 10am barring any additional positive tests

Please keep all library materials until we reopen Jan. 6th. Due dates for all materials will be updated.

If you need assistance prior to Jan 6th, please e-mail our director at ksederstrom@overbrook.lib.ks.us

Library Closed for the Holidays Dec. 24th-27th

Overbrook Library will be closed for Christmas from Thursday Dec. 24th – Saturday Dec. 26th.

We will reopen Monday Dec. 28th @ 10am.

Hope you have a great Christmas and we look forward to seeing you next week!


The Library is closing at 12pm on Thursday 11/19 due to a water outage / water line repair work behind our building.

We plan to reopen at 10am on Friday 11/20.

Library Closed Saturday 9/5 and Monday 9/7 for Labor day

The Library will be closed in observance of Labor Day this Saturday 9/5 and Monday 9/7. We will resume our normal hours on Tuesday 9/8/2020.

Have a great weekend!