Upcoming Events

Jan 16 to Sep 30
11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
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Aug 24
9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Lobby/Taube Park/City Square Park
Aug 26
9:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Meeting Room A
Aug 26
11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Meeting Room
Aug 26
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
City Square Park
Aug 26
4:45 PM to 5:15 PM
Conference Room
Aug 26
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Community Room

Snippets from the Stacks

Brave Not Perfect by Reshma Saujani. Kelly says, “A good book for women to own their worthiness but not perfection.” Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg. Kimberly says, “An interesting read but it would be the best fit for a working woman with a family.” The Poison Thread by Laura Purcell. Kelly says, “A... Read More
Amanda Recommends: The Mapmaker’s Apprentice and The Apothecary’s Poison by C.J. Archer The Mapmaker’s Apprentice: This book follows the Watchmaker’s Daughter. We learn more about the London guilds and their efforts to thwart craftsmen who are magical. The search for Chronos also continues and we... Read More
A Short Story Dispenser has been making a tour of Iowa libraries before it returns to its home at the University of Iowa. Marion Public Library will serve as the last stop on the literacy kiosk’s “Creative Corridor” tour. The kiosk will be hosted at MPL throughout the month of April.  Users can... Read More
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... Read More


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