Betty Foster Public Library

Tina Hager, Library Director

Hours of Operation

  • Sunday - Monday - CLOSED
  • Tuesday - 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Wednesday - 1 pm - 6 pm
  • Thursday - 12 pm - 5 pm
  • Friday - 1 pm - 6 pm
  • Saturday 12 pm - 4 pm

Occasionally has meetings and appointments and will close early.


405 Shaffner St.
PO Box 297
Ponder, TX 76259

Phone: (940) 479-2683
Fax: (940) 479-2314

Library User Guidelines:

  • Before you can use library books, tapes, DVDs or computers, you must first get a library card.
  • There is a limit of twenty books, four movies, and two audio on each account.
  • Books and audio cassettes are checked out for two weeks. If necessary, books and cassettes may be renewed by rechecking over the phone or bringing the book in for renewal.
  • DVDs may be checked out for a one-week period. A family may check out four DVDs.
  • There is a late fee of ten cents per day for books and a late fee of fifty cents per day for DVDs and audio books.
  • Charges for materials lost, damaged beyond repair, or never returned, will be the cost of a replacement. Fines, damages or lost items need to be paid within 30 days or patron can be given a citation under ordinance no.05-15 Inter-library loan is available free of cost to patrons in good standing.