The wait is over at last... it's HORROR PROM NIGHT! Teens 12-18 are invited to come to the library this evening from 7pm-10pm for our Friday the 13th prom event! We'll have music and dancing, as well as great food (including Philadelphia Water Ice from Grand's Ice Cream Shoppe), face painting, a Stranger Things photo booth and MORE!
Join us at 11am for Storytime! We'll be singing silly songs, reading a fun story and making an accordion puppy!
PLEASE NOTE: There will be NO Between today. Teens are invited to join us tomorrow night at 7pm for our Horror Prom Night! Click HERE for more info.
Today we're celebrating our youngest patrons for National Library week with some special programs! First, we'll be having a special pop up library at Warvel Park - join us today after school!
We'll also be holding our Creative Kids program at the park and we'll be making Nature Suncatchers!
Teen Makers will be today in the Makerspace at 3:45pm. Join us after school for snacks, video games and open Makerspace stations!
Need help with basic tech issues? Come to Open Tech Hour at 6pm today to receive helpful and friendly assistance with your tech needs!
Storytime is today at 11am! We'll be reading all about dinosaurs, singing silly songs, and coloring pictures!
Evening Tales is tonight at 6pm! Join us for a special "Plankton Is Pushy" craft!
We've got another busy week planned at NMPL as we celebrate National Library Week!
Monday, visit the NEWS section of our website to look back with us on 2017 as well as learn some fun facts and figures about NMPL!
Tuesday, Storytime will be at 11am and Evening Tales will be making a fun plankton/oyster paper puppet craft. We'll also be celebrating our amazing NMPL staff on Tuesday, as a part of National Library Workers Day, so be sure to check out this site to learn more about your library friends!
Wednesday we'll be hosting a pop-up library in the park after school and kids are invited to come to the park to check out books or sign up for a library card! Creative Kids will also be at the park making Suncatchers! Our Open Tech Hour is back on Wednesday as well - come to the library at 6pm to receive help with basic tech issues!
Thursday we're taking action for libraries - stay tuned for ways YOU can help support NMPL! Storytime will also be at 11am on Thursday morning!
Friday is a big day, as we will be celebrating our volunteers and celebrating our teens! Our big Horror Teen Prom event will be Friday night from 6pm to 10pm - teens are invited to come in costume!
Lastly, Saturday we're wrapping up the week with a special showing of "Thor: Ragnarok" at our New Release Movie Matinee! Join us at 1pm - drinks, snacks and freshly popped popcorn will be provided!
You don't want to miss next week at the library!
The Spring Break fun continues here at NMPL and we have an amazing day of programming planned! First, come to the Makerspace at 11am for Stomp Painting! Kids will wrap their feet in bubble wrap to help create a fun (and noisy) picture! The finished canvas will be on display in the Children's Department during National Library Week!
Tonight's the night... it's time for BEACH PARTY BINGO! Bring the whole family to the library tonight at 6pm to participate and for a chance to win some awesome prizes! Feel free to wear your favorite sunglasses or your best Hawaiian shirt!
Spring Break continues here at NMPL! We're celebrating Noisy Nights at Storytime, so join us at 11am for silly songs, a story and coloring!
BeTween is today at 3:45pm! Kids 10+ are invited to join us in the Makerspace at 3:45pm for video games, snacks and open makerspace stations.
Younger kids will LOVE Lego Club! Join us in the children's department at 4pm for a fun, relaxing time as we build, create and explore with Legos!
It's a cold blustery day outside, but we have a day full of fun planned at NMPL! First, join us at 11am and craft your own marhsmallow catapult! Each participant will be given a spoon, rubber bands, Popsicle sticks and a marshmallow. The goal is to get your marshmallow to fly the farthest! We will be handing out awards for most creative and farthest marshmallow!
Come to Creative Kids at 3:45pm today for Pasta Paintings and create your own work of art!
For teens, Teen Makers is today at 3:45pm in the Makerspace. Join us for video games, snacks and open makerspace stations!
Rainy day fever? Come to the library for a full day of programming! Storytime is at 11am - we'll be reading "Hooray for Birds", singing silly songs and making bird masks!
We're making Candy Bracelets today at 2pm! Don't miss this tasty craft!
Evening Tales is tonight at 6pm and we'll be making Paper Plate Dinosaurs!
Happy Spring Break everyone! We hope you are all enjoying your time off! We have a week full of amazing programming planned here at the library, and starting things off is our Kid's & Canvas program! If you've registered, be sure to come to the library today at 2:00pm for this event!
The mission of the North Manchester Public Library is to provide materials, programs, and services necessary to meet the recreational and educational needs of the community in a comfortable and easily-accessible facility, which is a community center of activity and information.