News and Press Releases

  • 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

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


    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.

  • Community | Thu Aug 23rd, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Library is sponsoring a 6 week writing workshop designed for senior citizens and older adults (October 9-November 13). The $20 writing class, Chocolate for the Brain will be held on Tuesdays from 1- 3 p.m. at the Library. Learn more here.

  • Community | Tue Aug 14th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Great Falls is currently experiencing severe weather conditions; including high winds, which are resulting in downed tree limbs and power lines as well as low visibility due to blowing dust in some areas.  The City would like to remind residents to stay away from down power lines. Residents are encouraged to utilize 911 for emergencies only.

  • Community | Thu Jul 26th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


    Date: July 25, 2012

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

  • Community | Tue Jul 24th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  • Community | Wed Jul 11th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


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

  • Community | Wed Jul 11th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


    Date: July 12, 2012

    Contact: Jude Smith
    Great Falls Library

  • Community | Thu Jul 5th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Library is presenting a four-part series of free of computer classes on Mondays in July and August from 6–7:30 pm. This series, Computer Basics: The Second Step, is for those wishing to move beyond basics. To register and learn more, click here.

  • Community | Thu Jul 5th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Library is hosting a free art reception for painter Kathryn Brekke and potter Lisa Botti on Tuesday, July 10, from 5 – 7 pm. The artists will have their work on display at the library through the month of July. This reception is open to the public.

  • Community | Mon Jul 2nd, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    City offices, including the Public Library, Community Recreation Center, Great Falls Animal Shelter and the City’s Convenience Center will be closed in observance of the July 4th Holiday.  The Neighborhood Pools and the Electric City Water Park will be open for those looking to beat the heat! The Natatorium will be open for swim lessons and lap swimming. Learn more here.  

  • Community | Fri Jun 15th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  • Community | Fri Jun 15th, 2012 | full story

    The June Great Falls Public Library Board of Trustees meeting originally scheduled for Monday, June 18 has moved been rescheduled for Monday, June 25 at 4:30 pm.

  • Community | Tue Jun 12th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Looking for something fun to do this summer? Look no further. The Great Falls Public Library has a lot of fun and interactive activities for youth ranging from a magic show, reading programs, craft events, gaming, murder mystery events, competitions and more!

  • Community | Tue Jun 12th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Why should kids have all the fun this summer? From art, to an adult summer reading program (Between the Covers), to music in the park and a Brown Bag Lunch Series - there really is something for everyone at the Great Falls Public Library.

  • Community | Fri Jun 1st, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  • Community | Wed May 23rd, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    City of Great Falls offices will be closed on Monday, May 28, in observance of Memorial Day. The Great Falls Public Library, Community Recreation Center, Natatorium, Great Falls Animal Shelter and the City’s Convenience Center will also be closed.

  • Community | Tue May 15th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Friends of the Great Falls Public Library will hold its annual used book sale Thursday, May 17 from 4 -7 pm, Saturday, May 19 from 10 am – 4 pm, and Sunday, May 20, from 1 – 4 pm on the 3rd floor of the Library. Learn more here.

  • Community | Fri May 11th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Check out what is happening at the Great Falls Public Library this month.

  • Community | Fri Apr 20th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    Date: April 19, 2012
    Contact: Gwen Carter, Great Falls Library