Lego Event Happening.....

Wayne Madsen, DSU digital arts professor and Lego lover, is organizing a Lego parts swap night at the library. Spread the word, because everything is awesome when we work as a team!



FINAL WEEK!!

Spring Storytime is coming to a close!  

Children ages 3 to 5 are invited to attend one of the following sessions:

Monday, April 28th 
6:30-7:00pm 3 yr. olds
7:00-7:30pm 4 & 5 yr. olds

Tuesday, April 29th 
Tuesday morning
11:00-11:30am 3 yr. olds
11:30am-noon 4 & 5 yr olds


April Showers... Bring May Flowers....

Book Discussions
at the Madison Public Library



Thursday, May 15
1:30pm



My Name is Mary Sutter
by Robin Oliviera





Thursday, May 15
7:00pm

A Thousand Splendid Suns
by Khaled Hosseini







Want to read and join the discussion?
pick up a book at the front desk today! 

National Library Week


 To celebrate the occasion,
a Dakota State University 3-D Design class made

Book Sculptures

 from re-purposed library books.


Instructor Angela Behrends







Other Happenings! 


Book Exchange Party!
Tuesday, April 15th 7pm - Fun evening of snacks, games, and sharing in the love of books!  call the library for more details.

Kids' Origami!
Wednesday, April 16th 3pm-5pm  -  We're celebrating change through folding!

Family Movie Night! 
Thursday, April 17th 5pm-7pm - mealtime (hot dog, chips, and drink) and the movie starts at 5:30pm


Live Change @ your library

Lives Change every day at MPL but in honor of National Library week *April 13th-19th* we will be celebrating with these fun activities!




Poetry & Poetry Night

April is National Poetry Month


In honor, Friends of the Madison Public Library will be hosting 

Open Mic PoetryFeaturing poets: 
Justin Blessinger
John Nelson

Poetry Slam - Hosted by:
Stacey Berry 

Madison Public Library
Thursday, April 10th @ 7pm 


All are welcome to attend and listen and share their own work. Both the open mic poetry and the slam will be suitable for general audiences.

Want to keep up with the Friends group?  Join them on Facebook

Join the Faceboook Event