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!
The planning committee for the annual community-wide reading program known as Linn Area Reads has selected Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue for the 2018 edition of the program. The committee invites everyone in Linn County to come together to share this powerful book through discussions and programs.
Posted: Jan 28, 2018
The Marion Library Foundation is seeking applications from vendors who can assist in developing and implementing a capital campaign to help fund a new library in Marion, Iowa. To be considered, responses must be received by the close of business on December. 22. View the RFQ for fundraising consultants. Contact Sondy Daggett, Marketing & Development Coordinator, with questions or for additional details.
Posted: Dec 6, 2017
After many years of discussion and planning, the library staff is excited to be in the design phase of a new public library for Marion. The details outlined here should provide an overview of the project and answer the most commonly asked questions. Please contact the library if you’d like more information or have or hear other questions.
Posted: Oct 18, 2017
We have new building project flyers available to pick up in the library, or you may download one here.
Posted: Mar 8, 2017
The Marion Public Library Board of Trustees and Library leadership continue to work closely with our development partner, Ryan Companies, and the City of Marion to craft a plan for a new library that will effectively meet the needs and exceed the expectations of the Marion community while also reflecting careful stewardship of resources. Recent Library Board decisions related to the project include
Posted: Jan 11, 2017