Cheryl Martin, Branch Manager
Rose Jorgenson, Library Assistant
Directions to Branch: From Highway 200 turn south on Highway 84 for five miles. The library building is on the west side of Highway 84.
Brief History: The Margaret Welch Memorial Library was established in 1955. We joined the Kitchigami Regional Library in 1970. Longville is the smallest town in Minnesota to have a public library.
Summer Pre-School Story Time:
Thursdays at 10:30am, June 6th - August 8th, 2013
Craft time for kids
Come any time between 1:30 - 3pm on Fridays: June 7th through August 2nd
Local Library Board Meetings:
Board President Anne Rowe
call (218) 363-3761
Birthday Book Club for Kids - at the Longville Library
All you need to do is: Be a kid!
With your parents, come to the Longville Library during the month of your birthday and apply for a library card, if you don't already have one. Small kids may check out items on their parent's card.
Check out a minimum of 3 books that day, sign the Birthday Club Register, and receive your plush birthday bear!
Have a Great Birthday!!!
2013 First Friday Book Club:
Meets at 10:00am on the 1st Friday of each month
at the St. Edwards Catholic Church in Longville.
Volunteers needed to be discussion leaders! First Friday Book Club Selections:
Jun The Buddah in the Attic by Julie Otsuka
Jul In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, & an American Family in Hitler's Berlin by Eric Larson
Aug Home Front by Kristin Hannah
Sep State of Wonder by Ann Patchett
Oct The Shack by William P. Young
Nov Far From the Tree: Parents, Children and the Search for Identity by Andrew Solomon
World War II history
Free wireless Internet access and public Internet computers
Proctoring for long distance education
Life jackets for children
Active Chapter: Two meetings per year (spring & fall). Fall meeting date: Tuesday 2:30pm 9/17 at Longville Senior Club
President: Denny Ploeger
Book donations are accepted and appreciated throughout the year for book sales.
Please drop off new or gently used book donations during library hours.
2013 Friends Events:
Fundraisers: Book sale 5/25, Book & Bake sale 6/22, Fluff & Puff/book & bake sale 7/25, Taste of Longville 8/16, Bridge Tournament 8/26, Book sale 9/12