The Valley Center Public Library is located at 314 E. Clay St., Valley Center, Kansas, in the southeast corner of Lions Park.  Our phone number is (316) 755-7350, fax (316) 755-7351, and our general email address is

Currently due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Library is operating on a reduced schedule.  We are also offering curbside pickup for library materials.  To request materials, reserve them through our online card catalog, email us, or call us.  If you have an urgent print/copy/fax/notary need, contact the Library Director or Library Office Manager to make arrangement.  

Current COVID Hours:

Mon-Wed & Fri: 10 AM – 1 PM and 2 PM – 4 PM

Thur: Noon to 3 PM and 4 PM – 6 PM

Closed weekends and major holidays



Summer Hours of Operation:

10 am to 6 pm — Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday &  Friday

10 am to 8 pm — Thursday

10 am to 2 pm — Saturday

Closed Sunday

Winter Hours of Operation:

10 am to 6 pm Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday

10 am to 7 pm Thursday

10 am to 5 pm Friday

10 am to 2 pm Saturday

When USD 262 schools are closed for inclement weather, the Valley Center Public Library will also be closed.  When school is not in session,  management or the Library Board may decide to close if dangerous weather is threatening. In addition, we are closed for these major holidays and local events:

New Year’s Eve / New Years Day

Memorial Day

Independence Day

Labor Day

Valley Center Fall Festival Saturday

Thanksgiving — Thursday and Friday

Christmas Eve / Christmas Day