Library Director: Hiring Now

Lyndsey Kopsa joined the HPL team in January 2019 as Circulation and Teen Librarian. She was made Library Director officially in March 2021. She has recently accepted the position of Library Director at the Frank Carlson Library in her hometown of Concordia, KS. She submitted her formal resignation on April 18th, 2022 but will remain at the Hennessey Public Library until July 15th.

We have hired a new Library Director! Visit the Library to Steven Mitchell.

Children's Librarian: Now Hiring

Jennifer Valles left the Hennessey Public Library April 29th, 2022 in pursuit of better opportunities. She thoroughly enjoyed working at the Library and leading children in fun, educational activities and assisting patrons of all ages for the better part of four years. We will miss her greatly.


We are now accepting applications for a new Children's Librarian. For full job description click here.

Seasonal Library Assistant

The Hennessey Public Library hired local Hennessey High School graduate, Ashland Crites as the temporary Summer Library Assistant.