Barnesville Public Library

Barnesville Public Library

HOURS
Mon: Closed
Tue: 12 to 8pm
Wed: 12 to 8pm
Thu: 10am to 6pm
Fri: 10am to 6pm
Sat: 10am to 2pm
Sun: Closed View

ADDRESS
104 N. Front St.
Barnesville, Minnesota 56514

CONTACT
Phone: 218-354-2301
Fax: 218-354-7064
barnesville@larl.org

Look for our booth at the Community Showcase over the weekend. Come on by and say Hello and sign your young child up for 1000 Books before Kindergarten if you haven't already done so. You can also sign up for a library card and listen for your name to win some fun prizes. ... See MoreSee Less

"Let's Go Fly a Kite!" Come to the Barnesville Library to find supplies ready to make your own kite and then hope for some spring winds to put it up in the air. Join us from 4-5 on Tuesday March 21st and Thursday March 23rd. ... See MoreSee Less

Lets Go Fly a Kite! Come to the Barnesville Library to find supplies ready to make your own kite and then hope for some spring winds to put it up in the air. Join us from 4-5 on Tuesday March 21st and Thursday March 23rd.

Come find out about our friends the Unicorns this Friday at storyhour. In honor of St. Patrick's Day we will be singing that famous Irish Rovers rendition of our favorite horses with horns. ... See MoreSee Less

Come find out about our friends the Unicorns this Friday at storyhour. In honor of St. Patricks Day we will be singing that famous Irish Rovers rendition of our favorite horses with horns.

During the month of March we will be doing the Food for Fines program. Bring in any non-perishable food item and have $2 taken off your library fines. Don't know what to bring? The Barnesville Food Pantry would like to suggest breakfast products, coffee and tea and cake or muffin mixes along with other items. See the complete list of most needed items at the library. ... See MoreSee Less

During the month of March we will be doing the Food for Fines program. Bring in any non-perishable food item and have $2 taken off your library fines. Dont know what to bring? The Barnesville Food Pantry would like to suggest breakfast products, coffee and tea and cake or muffin mixes along with other items.  See the complete list of most needed items at the library.

Have you read to your child today? Reading is important at every age and helps to prepare them for school in many ways. Sign up today for the 1000 books before Kindergarten and give your kids a head start in life. ... See MoreSee Less

Have you read to your child today? Reading is important at every age and helps to prepare them for school in many ways. Sign up today for the 1000 books before Kindergarten and give your kids a head start in life.

Pay off your Library Fines while helping out your Community. For every 1 non-perishable food item you will get $2 off on your library fines. The food will then be donated to the Barnesville Food Pantry. ... See MoreSee Less

Pay off your Library Fines while helping out your Community. For every 1 non-perishable food item you will get $2 off on your library fines. The food will then be donated to the Barnesville Food Pantry.

Come meet author (and former Barnesville teacher) Frank Knier at the Barnesville Library on March 6th at 6:30. He will be speaking about his book Waite Park which is described as a Historical Mystery and also would love to meet some of the folks who may remember him. ... See MoreSee Less

If you enjoy playing cards you need to come to the Barnesville library on Tuesday night the 28th to join your friends for a few games. I will have some cards available but you are also welcome to bring your own. We will start at 6:00 and go until 7:30 or so. All ages are welcome. ... See MoreSee Less

If you enjoy playing cards you need to come to the Barnesville library on Tuesday night the 28th to join your friends for a few games. I will have some cards available but you are also welcome to bring your own. We will start at 6:00 and go until 7:30 or so. All ages are welcome.

What better way to celebrate a special birthday than with crafts and treats. Come and celebrate the birthday of Theodore Geisel (Dr. Seuss) on March 2nd from 4:00-5:30. The supplies will be available for various projects. ... See MoreSee Less

What better way to celebrate a special birthday than with crafts and treats. Come and celebrate the birthday of Theodore Geisel (Dr. Seuss) on March 2nd from 4:00-5:30. The supplies will be available for various projects.

One more week until the end of the Hot Reads/Cold Nights reading program is finished. Get your logs in before March 1st in order to be eligible for the final drawing of the grand prize. ... See MoreSee Less

One more week until the end of the Hot Reads/Cold Nights reading program is finished. Get your logs in before March 1st in order to be eligible for the final drawing of the grand prize.

"Come On! You gotta come to storytime at the Barnesville Public Library this week--they are talking about US! "
Join us at 10:30 for a special time of stories and crafts on the theme of BEARS.
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Come On! You gotta come to storytime at the Barnesville Public Library this week--they are talking about US! 
Join us at 10:30 for a special time of stories and crafts on the theme of BEARS.

Happy Valentine's Day everyone! Share a great book with someone--less fattening than chocolate and it doesn't dry out like flowers. (Although giving all 3 is also an option in my opinion.) ... See MoreSee Less

Happy Valentines Day everyone! Share a great book with someone--less fattening than chocolate and it doesnt dry out like flowers. (Although giving all 3 is also an option in my opinion.)

Show your love for your local library by filling out a postcard for the legislators. Postcards need to be in by February 15th. ... See MoreSee Less

Show your love for your local library by filling out a postcard for the legislators. Postcards need to be in by February 15th.

Join Us for a Lifesize Candyland Game on Saturday from 10:30-1:00. Collect Candy on your way through the game and winners will get a special prize. ... See MoreSee Less

Join Us for a Lifesize Candyland Game on Saturday from 10:30-1:00. Collect Candy on your way through the game and winners will get a special prize.

Join us for Storytime this Friday at 10:30. The theme will be SNOW and there will be a very special craft for you to take home. ... See MoreSee Less

Join us for Storytime this Friday at 10:30. The theme will be SNOW and there will be a very special craft for you to take home.

Join us for a giant version of the board game of Candy Land. It will be set up in a part of the library for the day on February 11th so come and enjoy with your family. ... See MoreSee Less

Join us for a giant version of the board game of Candy Land. It will be set up in a part of the library for the day on February 11th so come and enjoy with your family.

Need help with your taxes? You may qualify for free help from the Lakes and Prairies Tax people who will be at the Barnesville Public Library every Thursday from 10-12 starting February 9th-March 30th. Call or visit the library for information on how to set an appt. ... See MoreSee Less

Need help with your taxes? You may qualify for free help from the Lakes and Prairies Tax people who will be at the Barnesville Public Library every Thursday from 10-12 starting February 9th-March 30th.  Call or visit the library for information on how to set an appt.

An all time favorite storytime theme for this week. TRAINS! Bring your preschool child to enjoy some stories, crafts and games . ... See MoreSee Less

An all time favorite storytime theme for this week. TRAINS!  Bring your preschool child to enjoy some stories,  crafts and games .

There are so many reasons to love your library! Books, DVD's, Computer Access, Reference questions answered...Let your legislator know what YOUR reason is for keeping your local library branch open by filling out a post card for Minnesota Loves Libraries. Ask for details on how you can help. ... See MoreSee Less

There are so many reasons to love your library!  Books,  DVDs,  Computer Access, Reference questions answered...Let your legislator know what YOUR reason is for keeping  your local library branch open by filling out a post card for Minnesota Loves Libraries.  Ask for details on how you can help.

Thanks for all who have been participating in the Hot Reads/Cold Nights contest. Several winners have already been announced and there are still plenty of prizes left. You can't win if you don't enter though so get your reading sheets in. ... See MoreSee Less

Thanks for all who have been participating in the Hot Reads/Cold Nights contest. Several winners have already been announced and there are still plenty of prizes left. You cant win if you dont enter though so get your reading sheets in.

Calling All Crafters! If you need a little time to do some knitting/crocheting/needlework, etc. and would like to join some friends while doing it, come to the Barnesville Library on Tuesday January 31st from 6:00-7:30 and join us! Even if you just want to get out of the house and chat with folks we will be here. ... See MoreSee Less

Calling All Crafters! If you need a little time to do some knitting/crocheting/needlework, etc. and would like to join some friends while doing it, come to the Barnesville Library on Tuesday January 31st from 6:00-7:30 and join us! Even if you just want to get out of the house and chat with folks we will be here.

Join the Barnesville Librarian in a Reading Challenge for 2017. I have several that I am doing across a variety of interests and while some require you to read quite a few books, others you only have to read a few. ... See MoreSee Less

Join the Barnesville Librarian in a Reading Challenge for 2017. I have several that I am doing across a variety of interests and while some require you to read quite a few books, others you only have to read a few.

If your New Year's Resolution includes getting more fit, check out our selections of exercise videos and books at the Barnesville Public LIbrary. ... See MoreSee Less

If your New Years Resolution includes getting more fit, check out our selections of exercise videos and books at the Barnesville Public LIbrary.

Need something to do this weekend? How about joining the 24/48 reading marathon from January 21-22. The idea is read for 24 hours within that 48 hour period. Sign up at the link below. ow.ly/1ID4308asFC ... See MoreSee Less

Need something to do this weekend? How about joining the 24/48 reading marathon from January 21-22. The idea is read for 24 hours within that 48 hour period. Sign up at the link below. http://ow.ly/1ID4308asFC

Storytime is held at the Barnesville Library each Friday morning at 10:30. All preschoolers and caregivers are welcome to attend and hear some stories, do some crafts and have fun. The theme for January 20th is HAPPY BIRTHDAY and there will be a special surprise for anyone with a January Birthday. ... See MoreSee Less

Storytime is held at the Barnesville Library each Friday morning at 10:30. All preschoolers and caregivers are welcome to attend and hear some stories, do some crafts and have fun. The theme for January 20th is HAPPY BIRTHDAY and there will be a special surprise for anyone with a January Birthday.

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.