Tuesday: 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Thursday: 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
104 N. Front St.
Barnesville, Minnesota 56514
And at least 100 of them were Llama Llama books...Congratulations Rayne! ... See MoreSee Less
It's Cold, it's Windy, It's White! Sounds like a perfect time to curl up with a good book. Remember we have e-books available for download if you can't get out and lots of books available in the library for when you can come here. Sign up for the Book Blizzard while you are here and you might win a great prize. ... See MoreSee Less
Forgot to say Congratulations to our American Girl Doll winner (Merrick) and Star Wars Lego (Elias). Thanks for all who participated and again Thanks to the generous donor who gave us the gifts! ... See MoreSee Less
NEW LIBRARY HOURS!
The Barnesville Public Library will have New Hours as of January 2nd, 2018.
Closed on Sunday and Monday
The new hours will be evaluated after a six month period to ensure that this change is in the best interest of the community. ... See MoreSee Less
Prepare for a Blizzard of Books in January....Start your list now of the book that you want to read for the Book Blizzard Contest in January and February. Enter into a drawing for prizes for reading or listening to 3 books of your choice. ... See MoreSee Less
Still a few more days to check out books and be entered in the drawing for the American Girl Doll or Lego Star Wars set. Check out 3 books and receive an entry form into our give-away. Drawing will be held on Dec. 21st ... See MoreSee Less
There will be a very special storytime on Friday Dec. 22nd at 10:30. Children's Choice will consist of children bringing me their favorite stories, rather from home or the library, and I will read it to them as time allows. All children and their caregivers are invited. ... See MoreSee Less
Got a favorite Cookie Recipe that you enjoy making? Don't want to have to make several different kinds this season? Join us for the Annual Cookie Exchange at the Barnesville Public Library. Bring a dozen of your favorites, take home a dozen of someone elses. Bring 2 dozen, take home 2 dozen....December 12th--6 p.m. ... See MoreSee Less
Someone donated some special gifts for the Friends of the Barnesville Library to give out this Christmas. For every 3 books that you check out, you can be entered in a drawing for your choice of An American Girl Doll or a Star Wars Lego set. Drawing will be held on December 21st. Ask the librarian for full details. ... See MoreSee Less
The Friends of the Barnesville Library annual Christmas Open House will be held on December 2nd from 10:30-12:00. Join us for a time of music by local students, Christmas goodies and crafts. ... See MoreSee Less
Come to the library after the Christmas Tree lighting on Wednesday Nov. 29th and warm up by making a special Christmas craft. ... See MoreSee Less
Trying to find time to work on some special Christmas crafts? Join us at the library from 6:00-7:30 on November 28th and work with others on those special projects. There will be refreshments and extra ideas on crafts that you may want to make. ... See MoreSee Less
The Barnesville Public Library will be closed at 5:00 on Wednesday Nov. 22nd and all day Thursday November 23rd. Happy Thanksgiving Everyone! ... See MoreSee Less
Barnesville Public Library added 2 new photos.
Congratulations to Will and Henry who completed 1000 Books before Kindergarten! Way to go guys! ... See MoreSee Less
Join us this Friday morning 11/17 for a storytime about Pumpkins. There will be stories and a special craft along with some other fun activities. 10:30 a.m. and open to all preschoolers and their caregivers. ... See MoreSee Less
The Library will be closed on Saturday November 11th in honor of Veteran's Day. ... See MoreSee Less
The Barnesville Library is considering a few options on what hours we would be open during the week. Please take the survey by going to the larl.org website and clicking on "Read Recent News" which will take you to the survey. You can also pick up a paper copy at the library.
Thanks for helping us to better serve you by being open the hours that are most convenient for you and your family. ... See MoreSee Less
Barnesville Public Library updated their cover photo. ... See MoreSee Less
Spaces are filling up fast for the Escape Room this Friday Oct. 27th. Still have some openings at 6:30 and 7:00. Come by the library or call 218-354-2301 to reserve your space now. ... See MoreSee Less
Spaces for the Escape Room are filling up fast. Let me know if you want to be added to the list (or wait list). 218-354-2301 Friday night Oct. 27th. 6:30 or 7:00. ... See MoreSee Less
Pumpkin Decorating at the library on October 27th from 4:30-5:30. Bring your own or decorate one of ours with paints and other materials. Need more information--call the library at 218-354-2301. ... See MoreSee Less
The Second Barnesville Library Escape Room "Treasure Island" will be held at 6:00 pm on October 27th. Open to ages 8 to adult but you need to sign up beforehand. Questions? Just ask the librarian! ... See MoreSee Less
Come into the Barnesville Library between 5 and 7 PM on October 31st in costume and receive a treat. Do a trick and you may get something quite special! ... See MoreSee Less
Make plans now to join Living History performer Arn Kind at the Barnesville Public Library at 6:30 PM on October 24th. Come and learn all about WWI and the involvement of the soldiers from Minnesota. ... See MoreSee Less
Barnesville Public Library added an event.
Watch history come to life with popular living history performer Arn Kind, who will share how Minnesotans found themselves on battlefields and seas that were far more dangerous that anything they'd experienced before. ... See MoreSee Less
Join the Friends of the Library
Library friends provide invaluable support to LARL and community libraries. Whether called Friends of the Library, Library Club, Junior Friends, etc., these nonprofit organizations sponsor programs and special events. Contact the Barnesville Public library for meeting times.