News and Press Releases

  • Community | Thu May 14th, 2015 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    There's a lot happening at the Great Falls Public Library this June.

  • Community | Fri Apr 24th, 2015 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Great Falls Public Library Foundation has received a donation of $50,000 from the Estate of Emma F. Toman.  These funds can be used for the acquisition of historical books and research, microfiche viewers and computers for general historical research and for the improvement of the Montana Room of the Great Falls Public Library.

  • Community | Mon Apr 20th, 2015 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    There's so much happening at the Great Falls Public Library this month!

  • Community | Fri Apr 17th, 2015 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Great Falls Public Library reminds community members that anyone can purchase materials for the library in honor, or in memorial, of another. For donations of $20 or more (juvenile materials) or $30 or more (adult materials) a bookplate may be placed in purchased materials.

  • Community | Fri Apr 17th, 2015 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    An anonymous donor has made an $18,000 donation to the Great Falls Public Library Foundation on behalf of the Great Falls Public Library to support MontanaLibrary2Go. MontanaLibrary2Go is a library service that offers Montana library patrons with over 20,000 e-book and audiobook titles available to download for free. 

  • Community | Mon Mar 30th, 2015 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Don't miss what is happening this month at the Great Falls Public Library. Activities range from art exhibits, foreign and independent films, to book discussions, workshops and TED Talks. The Festival of the Book takes place in April as well as a wide array of children's activities.

  • Community | Mon Mar 9th, 2015 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Great Falls Public Library is seeking teams for the seventh annual Word Meister Contest scheduled for April 28.  Participating is an opportunity for you and your organization to help out a vital service in our community, the Great Falls Community Food Bank, have fun, AND claim bragging rights for an entire year!  Form a three-member team and enter this friendly competition sponsored by the Great Falls Public Library.

  • Community | Mon Feb 23rd, 2015 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Check out what is happening at the Great Falls Public Library this March!

  • Community | Tue Feb 10th, 2015 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Great Falls Public Library is hosting a three-part series on preparing for the upcoming gardening season on Thursday evenings in March.  These programs, which are free and open to the public, will be presented by local Master Gardeners.  The programs will begin at 7:00 pm.

  • Community | Tue Jan 13th, 2015 | full story

    Please see below for the the revised Bookmobile Schedule for 2015.

  • Community | Tue Jan 13th, 2015 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Great Falls Public Library is continuing to provide bookmobile service for city stops through June, 2015 thanks to a generous donation of $5000 from Barb Teberg and Bill Tacke of Great Falls.

  • Community | Tue Jan 13th, 2015 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Make sure to check out everything that is happening at the Great Falls Public Library this month!

  • Community | Tue Dec 16th, 2014 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    Date: December 16, 2014

    Contact: Jude Smith, (406)453-0349
    Great Falls Library

  • Community | Tue Dec 9th, 2014 | full story
    Girl reading in Library

    Check out what's happening at the Library in January 2015.

  • Community | Thu Nov 20th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    City offices including the Great Falls Public Library, Community Recreation Center, Natatorium and the Great Falls Animal Shelter will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 27 and 28 for the Thanksgiving Holiday. The Shelter will also be closed on Saturday (11/29). There will be no sanitation collection on Thursday (11/27) and garbage collection will be one day later than the regular schedule for customers on Thursday and Friday.

  • Community | Wed Nov 19th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Great Falls Public Library Director Kathy Mora and volunteer Pat Carroll received the Montana Literacy Award this fall for their work in developing the Little Free Libraries in Great Falls.  This award was given by the Montana State Reading Council. According to the Council’s website, any individual, agency or institution who promotes literacy within the community is eligible to receive the MSRC Literacy Award.

  • Community | Fri Nov 14th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Make sure to check out what's happening at the Great Falls Public Library this month!

  • Community | Wed Nov 5th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    City of Great Falls offices, including the Animal Shelter and Great Falls Public Library, will be closed on Tuesday, November 11, in observance of Veterans Day. There will be no changes to the residential or commercial sanitation collection schedule next week.

  • Community | Thu Oct 30th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Great Falls Public Library Foundation is excited to announce that the 25th Annual Book-A-Thon, begins November 1. One half of the proceeds are used to purchase children’s books for the library. The other half is reserved to ensure that future Great Falls area children will also benefit from the very best children’s literature. With your donation, you can support the many thousands of local children who read the library’s books, use its resources or attend the library’s various children’s programs. Mail your tax-exempt gift payable to the Great Falls Public Library Foundation at P.O. Box 742, Great Falls, MT 59403.

  • Community | Mon Oct 13th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Look at what's happening at the Library during the month of November.

  • Community | Tue Sep 30th, 2014 | full story

     

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

     

  • Community | Thu Sep 4th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    There's a lot happening at the Great Falls Public Library in October!

  • Community | Fri Aug 29th, 2014 | full story

    The current Bookmobile schedule can be found here.

  • Community | Wed Aug 27th, 2014 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

     

    Date: August 24, 2014

    Contact: Jude Smith, Great Falls Library - (406) 453-0349

  • Community | Tue Aug 12th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Great Falls Fire Rescue is proud to announce that Ron Martin has been hired as the City’s new Deputy Fire Marshal. Ron Martin has been with Great Falls Fire Rescue for 14 years, most recently as the Deputy Assistant Chief of Operations. He brings with him to the role tremendous experience and expertise. We're excited to have him in this new role!