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Change is the only constant, for all of us. Here at the Marion Public Library, this truth is no different.  Have you visited us recently and found a chair in a different spot? Have you noticed that some of our displays have changed spaces? There's a reason for that and we want to talk about it.  We manage a collection of books, videos, reference materials and more. We're also constantly curating the Library to fit YOU!  What does that mean? 
Posted: Nov 6, 2018
With the election right around the corner, and the Marion Public Library’s satellite voting location from October 23-25, we’ve been receiving some reference questions about voting. Here are a few frequently asked questions and resources to find more information.
Posted: Oct 23, 2018
Adults Teens
Grant will allow Librarians to Lead Book Clubs with Underserved Teens Marion Public Library has been selected as one of 100 libraries nationwide to take part in the Great Stories Club, a reading and discussion program for underserved teens. This competitive grant is offered by the American Library Association (ALA) with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Posted: Sep 13, 2018
Adults Children Teens
Supporting a culture of safety and health through awareness, education, and skill-building, Marion Public Library is standing up against violence. On Sept. 1, 2018, Marion Public Library will become a No Hit Zone and will join a growing number of organizations and communities across the nation that have put similar programs in place.     A No Hit Zone is an environment that supports a culture of safety and health where: No adult shall hit another adult   No adult shall hit a child   No child shall hit an adult  
Posted: Sep 1, 2018
Please join the library staff and Board of Trustees as we welcome new library director Hollie Trenary. Learn the details here. 
Posted: Aug 10, 2018
We encourage you to share the library's newly completed 3-year strategic plan; we hope this will help us cross the bridge to a new library facility. In the meantime, stop in to the Friendliest Library in the World and let us share our staff and services with you! 
Posted: Jul 16, 2018
Learn more about Encore Cafe' - register and get this month's menu. 
Posted: Jul 14, 2018
Adults Children Teens
The library's annual report for FY2016-17 is available! We are excited to share our successes. Printed copies are available in the library: just ask! 
Posted: Feb 6, 2018