Katsuragi City Libraries
There are two libraries in Katsuragi City, Shinjyo Library and Taima Library. At Shinjyo Library, Tanka poem contest called Katsuragi Gadan is held because it is the birthplace of Maekawa Samio, the famous Tanka poet.
Both libraries have story-telling meetings once a month.
Address: 70-1 Minami Fujii, Katsuragi City
Access: 20 minutes’ walk westward from the Kintetsu Shinjyo Station on the Kintetsu Gosho Line
Address: 80-1 Nagao, Katsuragi City
Access: 10 minutes’ walk westward from the Iwaki Station on the Kintetsu Minami Osaka Line
Time open: am9:00 – pm5:00
Days closed: every Tuesday, the 2nd and the 4th Wednesday and the last day of each month
Lending: Limited to 5 books for residents and workers of the city