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Library Secrets

By Danielle Schapaugh

Psst…I have a secret to tell you. There are free services at the library that you don’t even suspect!

For starters, Manhattan Public Library has a high-quality digital flatbed scanner. Users can scan document…

It’s a winter wonderland out there! Or is it?

by Amber Keck, Children’s Librarian

Winter is definitely still upon us, and parents and caregivers may be scrambling to find indoor activities for their toddlers, preschoolers, and older children.  Thankfully, Manhattan is a great c…

Read a Tale, Tell a Tale

By Jennifer Bergen, Children’s Services Manager

February 26 is National Tell a Fairy-Tale Day.  I know you already know them, but in case you need some inspiration for your Thursday bedtime story, come visit our Fairy Tale and Folklor…

Spring Book Sale at the Library

The Manhattan Library Association’s annual book sale will be held Friday, February 27 through Sunday, March 1. 

Visit the library at 629 Poyntz Avenue to find incredible prices on books, CDs, DVDs, and audiobooks that have been d…

National Geographic Society Resources – Food for the Mind

by Mary Newkirk, Adult Services Librarian

On January 27, 1888 a group of thirty-three geographers, explorers, cartographers, teachers, and other professionals met at the Cosmos Club in Washington, DC, to discuss organizing “a society f…

Next Few Days
MANHATTAN PUBLIC LIBRARY SCHEDULE OF EVENTS Add to google calendarRefresh calendars
Saturday, 7th Mar
10:00 am
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1 hour
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Technology Center Classroom
Watch our 3D printer in action. Then, design your own 3D object for printing. Computers will be provided. Bring your own iPad or iPhone if desired. Registration is recommended.
Monday, 9th Mar
3:00 pm
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Location:Manhattan Public Library at Technology Center Classroom
Bring your friends and play Minecraft on all 19 of the library’s Tech Center Classroom computers.