News and Press Releases

  • Community | Tue Jan 22nd, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    On Thursday, January 31 at 7 p.m. the Library is hosting a free workshop on BeeKeeping 101. Brian Rodgers of the Wanna-Beekeeping Club will be talking about the ins and outs of beekeeping.

  • Community | Tue Jan 22nd, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Don't miss Gardens from Garbage - Bucket Composting presentation on Thursday, January 24 at 7 pm at the Library. The program will focus on correct composting techniques and preparing soil. Attendees will learn how to keep their garbage at home and how to make “good dirt."

  • Community | Wed Jan 16th, 2013 | full story

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  • Community | Tue Jan 8th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Check out what's happening at the Great Falls Public Library this month! From films and kids activities to book discussions and special presentations on Black History month and the middle east - there's something for everyone.

  • Community | Tue Dec 18th, 2012 | full story

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  • Community | Mon Dec 17th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Library is presenting a free, four-part series of computer classes on Mondays in January and February from 6– 7:30 p.m.  This Computer Basics series is designed for computer novices. All classes will be held on the second floor of the library. To register call 453-0349.

  • Community | Fri Dec 7th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

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

  • Community | Thu Dec 6th, 2012 | full story

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  • Community | Fri Nov 30th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Library is hosting a Gadget Petting Zoo on Saturday, December 15 from 12-2 p.m. where patrons can preview a variety of electronic gadgets, including an iPad, iPod, smartphone, laptop, and e-readers. This is a great opportunity to look at all the options out there, before making a purchase. Staff will be available to answer questions and offer assistance.

  • Community | Wed Nov 21st, 2012 | full story

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  • Community | Mon Nov 19th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    City offices will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 22 - 23, for the Thanksgiving holiday. There will be no residential sanitation collection on Thanksgiving Day, and collection will be one day later than the regular schedule for customers on Thursday and Friday.

  • Community | Wed Nov 14th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    This is Amnesty Week at the Library. During the week patron's can reduce or erase library fines by donating non-perishable food items. For every can or item of non-perishable food donated, $5 in fines will be deducted from a library account, with a maximum of $50 deducted per account. Amnesty Week ends on Saturday, December 15.

  • Community | Tue Nov 13th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    PRESS RELEASE
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    Date: November 10, 2012
      
    Contact: Jude Smith, 453-0349, Great Falls Library

  • Community | Thu Nov 8th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    City of Great Falls offices will be closed on Monday, November 12, in observance of Veterans Day. The Great Falls Public Library will be closed on Sunday, November 11, in observance of the holiday. The  Library, Community Recreation Center and the Natatorium will be open on Monday.

  • Community | Thu Nov 1st, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    City of Great Falls offices will be closed on Tuesday, November 6, in observance of Election Day.  The Great Falls Public Library and the Great Falls Animal Shelter will also be closed.

  • Community | Wed Oct 24th, 2012 | full story

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  • Community | Fri Oct 12th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Check out everything that is happening in November at the Great Falls Public Library!

  • Community | Thu Sep 20th, 2012 | full story

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  • Community | Wed Sep 19th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Great Falls Public Library will be recognizing Banned Book Week September 30 – October 6 and will be celebrating 30 years of working to liberate literature. During Banned Book Week and the week prior, the Library will have a special exhibit, which will offer information about banned and challenged books.  Learn more here.

  • Community | Wed Sep 12th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Don't miss the Stuffed Animal Sleepover at the Library! The event takes place on Friday, October 12 from 4:45 to 5:45 p.m. and is open to children 2nd grade and younger. Children are asked to bring their favorite stuffed animal or doll for an evening of fun activities. Learn more here.

  • Community | Tue Sep 11th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Great Falls Public Library is presenting a four-part series of free computer classes on Mondays in September and October from 6 – 7:30 pm.  This series, Computer Basics: The Second Step, is for those wishing to move beyond basics. Learn more here.

  • Community | Fri Sep 7th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Don't miss any of the exciting activities happening at the Great Falls Public Library during the month of October. Learn more here!

  • Community | Fri Sep 7th, 2012 | full story

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    Date: September 7, 2012
    Contact: Jude Smith, 453-0349
    Great Falls Library

  • Community | Wed Sep 5th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Library is hosting a program on beekeeping on Saturday, September 15 from 2-4 pm.  This program is free and open to the public.  It will be presented by the Wanna-Beekeeping Club founder Brian Rodgers.  For more information click here.

  • Community | Mon Aug 27th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    In September the Library will be holding a series of lunchtime trainings and classes to assist people in using their mobile electronic devices. Tech Hour @ the Library will be held on Wednesday, September 5 and Wednesday, September 12, from noon to 1:00 pm in the Small Meeting Room.  Learn more here.