News and Press Releases

  • Community | Tue Jun 18th, 2013 | full story
    People in a Computer Class

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    Date: June 18, 2013
      
    Contact: Susie McIntyre, Great Falls Library

  • Community | Wed Jun 12th, 2013 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  • Community | Tue Jun 11th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Check out what is happening at the Great Falls Public Library during the month of July!

  • Community | Thu Jun 6th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Great Falls Housing Authority is hosting an open house on Wednesday, June 12, 2013, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Parkdale Site (1613 Chowen Spring Loop). The open house will showcase phase one of the Parkdale Project, which includes the renovation of 14 units. The public and members of the media are invited to the open house and light refreshments will be served.

  • Community | Tue Jun 4th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Join us in celebrating our Nation’s Independence Day during the annual 4th of July parade and firework display events. Grab your lawn chair and find your favorite viewing spot along the parade route.  The parade begins at 11 a.m. sharp at 1st Avenue South to 8th Street, north to Central Avenue, west to Park Drive and disbands in Margaret Park (north of the Civic Center). 

  • Community | Tue May 28th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Check out what is happening at the Library this June! The Library continues to host an art exhibit by the Thursday Morning Drawing group through June titled Subtract/Abstract, which asks the question “What happens when reality evolves from the recognized to the unfamiliar, a new unknown?” The Library also announces their annual Adult Summer Reading program, which runs June 1 - August 10.  This year’s theme for adults is Bask in the Big Sky.  Anyone 19 and older with a library card can participate. 

  • Community | Tue May 28th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Great Falls Public Library has a number of activities for kids and young adults planned for the summer, including the annual reading program.  This year’s program features special activities and programs, including a final party on Thursday, August 8, from 5 – 8 pm.  All activities are free and open to the public.  For more information call 453-0349.

  • Community | Tue May 28th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Great Falls Public Library is hosting an exciting new program this summer.  This MakerSpace Program, which runs from June 10 – August 16, is designed for young people 7 – 17.  It will operate 32 hours per week and participation is on a first come, first serve basis, allowing up to 20 participants at a time.  Participation is free.

  • Community | Wed May 22nd, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    City of Great Falls offices will be closed on Monday, May 27, in observance of Memorial Day.  The Great Falls Public Library, Community Recreation Center, Natatorium and the Great Falls Animal Shelter will also be closed. There will be no changes to the residential or commercial sanitation collection schedule next week.

  • Community | Fri May 3rd, 2013 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  • Community | Fri May 3rd, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The City of Great Falls and Recreational Trails Inc. are working to review a maintenance plan for the River’s Edge Trail. The public is encouraged to participate in a survey regarding the trail’s maintenance. Survey responses will be used to help plan for funding, staffing and prioritizing maintenance efforts.

  • Community | Tue Apr 30th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Great Falls Housing Authority is hosting an open house at Sand Hills Housing Development (1517-3 23rd Street S) on Thursday, May 2, from 10 a.m. to noon to celebrate the completion of the final phase of the project. The public and members of the media are invited. Light refreshments will be served. The final phases of the project include 2 four-plex units (8 total units), of which six are already committed to be leased.

  • Community | Wed Apr 10th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    You won't want to miss all the exciting things happening at the Great Falls Public Library this month!

  • Community | Mon Mar 11th, 2013 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    Date: March 12, 2013

    Contact: Jude Smith, 453-0439
    Great Falls Library

  • Community | Wed Mar 6th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Great Falls Public Library presents the 13th annual Great Falls Festival of the Book with literary events spread throughout the month of March.  All events are free and open to the public.  This festival is sponsored by the Great Falls Public Library, The GFPL Foundation, and Humanities Montana.  Find the full schedule here.

  • Community | Wed Mar 6th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Friends of the Great Falls Public Library  will be holding special book donation days in preparation for their annual used book sale held in May. If you have items you’d like to donate, you can bring them to the Library on one of their scheduled donation days. The next donation day is Saturday, March 9.

  • Community | Wed Mar 6th, 2013 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  • Community | Mon Feb 25th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Library is offering a three-part series of free classes on Mondays in March, from 6-8 p.m. The series, Computer Basics: The 2nd Step, is for those wishing to move beyond the basics. All classes will be held on the 2nd floor of the Library. The class is capped at 28, to register call 453-0349.

  • Community | Mon Feb 25th, 2013 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  • Community | Sat Feb 23rd, 2013 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

      
    Date: February 23, 2013

  • Community | Wed Feb 13th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Library will be offering a hands-on activity time for middle school students only on the third Tuesday of the month in March, April, and The May (March 19, April 16, and May 21) from 3:30 – 5 pm.  These activities are designed to build interest in using the library while providing a creative and fun learning environment.

  • Community | Tue Feb 5th, 2013 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    Date: February 8, 2013
    Contact: Jude Smith, 406 453-0349, Great Falls Library

  • Community | Sat Feb 2nd, 2013 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  • Community | Fri Feb 1st, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  • Community | Tue Jan 29th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE