Our June Newsletter is now available! Come in to the library to pick up a print copy, or check out our digital edition HERE!
Jr. Coders is today at 3:45pm! Join us in the Makerspace for this program - kids will love playing fun computer games that will help them learn how to code!
Summer Reading begins SOON, so here's a peak at one of our adult prize packages! Come in on Monday, June 4th to sign up!
The adult summer reading program is for patrons ages 18 and up. During this 6 week program, patrons will read books (including audio and eBooks) in order to earn entries in a prize drawing! Read at your own pace, and read whatever books you want!
Patrons will all receive tickets to enter into the grand prize drawings. Three winners will be chosen and those three winners will win one of the prize baskets! (First name drawn, gets first pick, second name drawn picks from the two remaining, third name drawn gets the remaining prize.)
Prize Basket 2 - Stand Mixer, "Great British Bake Off" Cookbook & Gift Card
The last session of our Spring Writing Retreat is taking place today at 10am! Join us for this special workshop, led by Professor Beate Gilliar (Manchester University).
For those who have registered, Doodles and Kids & Canvas are today at 11am and 1pm!
We've got a busy week planned at the library!
Jr. Coders kicks off the week Monday at 3:45pm in the Makerspace! Storytime is Tuesday and Thursday at 11am and Evening Tales will be making Fairy Houses Tuesday at 6pm. Creative Kids will learn how to build their own Marshmallow Buildings Wednesday at 3:45pm and Lego Club is back Thursday at 4pm. Thursday also begins are Spring Friends of the Library booksale! We're so excited to have the Spring Booksale running for 3 DAYS this year! Come in Thursday, Friday or Saturday from 9am to 5pm to get an AMAZING deal on books, DVDs, best-sellers, paperbacks, cookbooks, audios, children's books and more!
Wrapping up the week, we will be having a special Farmer's Market Storytime Saturday at 10am at the North Manchester Farmer's Market. We hope you'll join us!
Storytime is today (Thursday) at 11am! We’ll be reading all about the big umbrella ☂ (perfect after last night’s storm! ⛈), singing silly songs and making a cute umbrella craft to take home!
BeTween is today at 3:45pm! Join us in the Makerspace after school for this program!
Creative Kids is today at 3:45pm and we'll be making painted flower pots. These adorable little pots are a perfect Mother's Day gift!
Teen Makers is today at 3:45pm in the Makerspace! Join us for snacks, video games, and open makerspace stations!
NMPL is thrilled to announce our brand new Foreign Films collection! This growing collection will feature interesting and award winning foreign films from across the globe. Watching foreign films allows one to learn more about other countries' customs and cultures, and promotes understanding. NMPL is very grateful to the generous contributions of David & Shirley Rogers who have made this possible. Stop by the new shelf and check out a foreign film today!
Take a look at this sneak peak of just a few of the films in our new collection!
Storytime is today at 11am! We'll be reading "Babies Can Sleep Anywhere" and making dream catchers!
Evening Tales is today at 6pm! We'll be making these gorgeous cherry blossom paintings - don't miss it!
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.