Bird Watching

The Wichita Audubon Society has donated bird feeders to the library to encourage community interest and involvement in bird watching. Thanks to our local Andover Atwoods store for donating bird seed.

List of Birds Seen at Andover Public Library:

  • American Crow
  • American Goldfinch
  • American Robin
  • American Tree Sparrow
  • Black-capped Chickadee
  • Brown-headed Cowbird
  • Canada Goose
  • Dark-eyed Junko
  • Downy Woodpecker
  • Eastern Bluebird
  • European Starling
  • Harris’s Sparrow
  • House Finch
  • Mourning Dove


  • Northern Cardinal
  • Peacock
  • Pine Siskin
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker
  • Red Crossbill (rare in Kansas)
  • Red-headed Woodpecker
  • Red-Winged Blackbird
  • Ruby-throated Hummingbird
  • Tufted Titmouse
  • Western Kingbird
  • White Crowned Sparrow


Events for Kids


Special Storytime with Nathalia Palis

Join us July 13th @ 9:30 AM to see Nathalia Palis! As a Children’s songwriter Nathalia engages families in an interactive musical perfo

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Keep Our Oceans Clean Event!

July 21st @ 10 AM in the Gallery Learn about Ocean conservation and how you can keep the ocean clean with ocean-themed activities! This

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Petting Zoo in the Park!

To finish off Summer Reading with some fun, we're having a petting zoo. Come to the park on July 29th from 10AM-12PM to see goats, donkeys

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APL Digital Downloads

Check out digital audiobooks, ebooks, video, and music using your Andover Library card. Browse and search hundreds of great titles and download them to your computer, transfer them to a portable device, or burn onto a CD for your reading and listening pleasure anywhere, anytime.

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