Sweater Weather Reading Challenge

As the leaves turn brilliant shades of red and gold and the crisp autumn breeze fills the air, there’s nothing quite like the feeling of curling up with a good book. What better way to celebrate this cozy season than by participating in the Sweater Weather Reading Challenge? As always, MPL’s challenge is for all […]

Library Card Sign-Up Month

September is National Library Card Sign-up Month! Do you have a library card? Do members of your family have a library card? Do your friends have a library card? Now is a good time to apply for one.  With a library card from the Minot Public Library, you will have access to a multitude of […]

New Hours of Operation

Effective September, 4 2023 the Minot Public Library will be implementing new hours of operation. Our new hours will be as follows, Monday – Thursday – 9:00 am – 8:00 pm Friday – Saturday – 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Sunday – CLOSED Remember, our digital resources and online catalog are available 24/7, so you […]

Upcoming Technology Workshops

In the era of technology, staying up to date is crucial. Fortunately, your local library is more than just a hub for books; it’s also a thriving center for learning and exploration. These upcoming workshops will help you navigate more of the digital landscape with confidence and just might ignite your passion for technology! The […]

Splash Bash Party

All good things must come to an end. Sunday July, 30 is the last day to log your summer reading and allocate those virtual tickets! If you are using a paper log, the last day to turn those in is Saturday July, 29 as we are closed on Sundays. Grand prize winners will be contacted […]

Children’s Library Remodel

As Summer Reading is winding down, the Children’s Library is getting ready for our remodel. Starting Monday, July 31st, the Children’s Library will be closed to the public. During the first week of the closure staff will move over 40,000 items and bookshelves. Several small children’s collections will be in the lobby sometime during that […]

Summer Programs Are In Full Swing

Kids are out of school, summer is finally here and library programs are in full swing. Summer programs offer engaging activities and resources that nurture a love for learning and reading. From science programs to writing workshops, internet safety or learning American Sign Language, (and let’s not forget the summer reading challenge!) the Minot Public […]

Friends of the Library Book Sale

The Friends of the Minot Public Library have announced their upcoming book sale! There will be a members-only pre-sale followed by a 2 day sale. The dates are as follows: June Members-Only Pre-Sale Wednesday, 6/7/23 5:00 pm -8:30 pm Day 1 of Sale: Thursday, 6/8/23 9:00 am – 8:30 pm Day 2 of Sale: Friday, […]

It’s Time for Summer Reading!

Summer reading is one of the biggest events for the Minot Public Library. This year’s theme is “All Together Now”. We invite all patrons to join us this summer in signing up and participating in the summer reading program and attending our fun programs held at the library. There are programs for every age with […]

Twisted Stitches

Calling all knitting and crochet enthusiasts! Whether you are a beginner or experienced pro, you are invited to join us at the Minot Public Library for our brand new “Twisted Stitches” Program. Bring your current WIP or start something new with the help of staff and fellow patrons. This will be a skill-learning, pattern-sharing, friend-making […]