News and Events

Summer Reading Program

Summer Reading Program

Summer Reading Program registration will open in the first week of June.  Look for the active registration form link in the left-hand menu of our webpage to get your kiddo signed up for Reader’s Camp, Story Hour, or Junior Book Club, as well as the […]

Get a Clue About Your Car – May 15th

Get a Clue About Your Car – May 15th

Join us for a Q&A session with local car expert, Paul Strausz.  Bring your vehicle—we’ll talk about basic maintenance, take a look under the hood, and get your questions answered!  

We Want YOU! (and your teddy bear)

We Want YOU! (and your teddy bear)

Join us in your jammies with your second favorite stuffed animal. We’ll enjoy a story hour together and help our stuffies get ready for their slumber party at the
Library.

Visit us the next morning to pick up your friend and see what he got up to overnight!

teddy flyer pic

Make a Wreath With Us!

Make a Wreath With Us!

Join us for an Easter Wreath Workshop – materials are free and you can customize the look of your wreath to fit your space.  Bring embellishments of your own if you have some you’d like to use!!

Garden Chat – February 20th

Garden Chat – February 20th

Brad Guhr of Dyck Arboretum and McPherson Master Gardener Manelia Stephenson will help you determine how to select the right plants for your spring garden, with an emphasis on native plants and heritage flowers that thrive in Kansas.

Annual Magazine Sale

Annual Magazine Sale

Our annual magazine sale starts today! Come pick out some back issues of your favorite titles (we have dozens to choose from) for just $.10 each.

Holiday Announcements

Holiday Announcements

The library will be closed on Monday, January 26 and Monday, January 2 in observance of the holidays. Additionally, Ms. Berni will be taking a well-deserved vacation from Story Hour over the next couple of weeks.  Please join us when our normal Story Hour schedule […]

Join Us For Some Christmas Cheer!

Join Us For Some Christmas Cheer!

Bring your whole family for an evening of holiday merriment at the library!  We’ll enjoy live music, story time, a littles-friendly craft, and light refreshments.  Children are welcome to wear their favorite pajamas.  

NaNoWriMo@MPL

NaNoWriMo@MPL

Do you enjoy creative writing?  Is your head full of stories?  Have you ever told yourself you should write a novel someday?  MPL is celebrating National Novel Writing Month (“NaNoWriMo”) throughout November, with regular events to help you bring your stories to life!

Throughout November, MPL will offer Write-Ins on Saturdays from 9:00am – Noon. Make use of our quite meeting room, which offers a table and chairs, outlets for your laptop and devices, and privacy – everything you need to work on your novel!

Want more guidance? We’ll also be offering sessions facilitated by a NaNoWriMo Municipal Liaison on Tuesdays from 3:00pm – 5:00pm. Sara Blackman, Moundridge resident and 11-time NaNoWriMo participant, will be onsite to assist participants with their writing projects.

For more information about National Novel Writing Month, visit nanowrimo.org.

Jill Stern :: new library director

Jill Stern :: new library director

The Moundridge Public Library is pleased to announce the appointment of Jill Stern as the next Library Director. Jill has extensive experience serving in college and public libraries across the Midwest.  She most recently worked for the South Central Kansas Library System, an organization that […]