Check Out the Children’s Summer Movie Matinees

Throughout the summer the Children’s Library will be hosting movie matinees on Mondays. People of all ages are welcome to gather together and watch a feel-good family movie. TThe movies are open to adults and children of all ages- 5 and under MUST be with an adult. Feel free to bring your own snack and […]

Percy Jackson Escape Room

From May 13th to May 16th the library will hold a Percy Jackson themed Escape Room at the Minot Public Library. You are a demigod at Camp Half Blood. While playing a spirited game of Capture the Flag, you get in an argument with a rival cabin and your group gets called to Chiron’s office. […]

Get Ready For Kickoff!

One of the biggest events for the Minot Public Library each year is the Summer Reading Programs that we host each year. Each summer we promote library resources and the needs that they fill in our community. This year’s theme is Oceans of Possibilities. During this time we invent all patrons to come into the […]

It’s Adventure Time!

Adventure Packs have come to the Minot Public Library. What are Adventure Packs? Well, Adventure Packs are backpacks that contain gear for some fun activity. There is an Adventure Pack for hobbies like Hiking, Star Gazing, Bird Watching, Whittling, and Rock Collecting. Now you can dip your feet into some fun hobbies without having to […]

There’s More to Library Technology Than Printers

Patrons of the Minot Public Library love to come to the library to use our printers. They are very convenient and very affordable. But, did you know that there are more things than you can do with our technology than just print things out? Well, there are. Another popular service is scanning. Patrons also love […]

Spring Is Here: Are You Going to A State Park?

Spring has finally come to the patrons of the Minot Public Library! After a long winter of snow and blizzards, the patrons of the MInot Public LIbrary can now go out and hear the birds singing and flowers blooming. Some great places to do this in our communities are our State Parks. If you wanted […]

STEM Challenge Kits

Patrons can now checkout new STEM Challenge kits from the Children’s section at the Minot Public Library. STEM challenge kits are plastic containers that look like board games, but teach kids problem solving skills in areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Medicine. Themes that appear in the new STEM challenge kits include folk heroes like […]

Hot Spots Now Available To Check-Out!

The Minot Public Library now has Wi-Fi Hotspots available for checkout to patrons. These devices allow wireless internet to be available at a variety of locations via the use of a cell-phone tower. They are currently available for a 4 week checkout with 1 renewal. Patrons can even borrow a Chromebook or iPad to go […]

Did You Know? MPL Has Chromebooks For Checkout?

To go with the Wi-Fi Hot Spots that are now available for checkout, Minot Public Library does also lend out Chromebooks. Borrowers do have to be 18 years of age or older and have had their card for 90 days in order to check out a Chromebooks. Chromebooks are streamlined laptops made by Google that […]

Roll Printer Workshop, Saturday April 16th

Interested in learning more about a roll printer? The Minot Public Library does off a 24 inch roll printer. If you ever wanted to learn more about how to print a sign or poster, you are in luck.  The Roll Printer Workshop will be held Saturday April 16th at 1:00 PM.  Attendees will be able […]