The latest happening at the library

Young Adult Space Opera Recommendations

August 16, 2021

What is a Space Opera? According to Goodreads,  “space opera is a subgenre of speculative fiction or science fiction that emphasizes romantic, often melodramatic adventure, set mainly or entirely in space, generally involving conflict between opponents possessing powerful (and sometimes quite fanciful) technologies and abilities. Perhaps the most significant trait of space opera is that […]

Borrow a Board Game!

July 8, 2021

Over 100 board games and puzzles are now available to borrow at the downtown branch and at the Cheat Area branch!   Just like a book, they can be checked out for free (one board game per library card) for up to three weeks (no holds or renewals).   These new games have been made […]

Live at the Amphitheater!

July 21, 2021

We have 4 FREE Library Events for kids at the newly renovated Ruby Amphitheater at Hazel Ruby McQuain Park! Kid’s Yoga (Tuesdays, August 3 & 17 | 6:00pm) Come do yoga with Sarah Schaefer! She will bring you stories, movement, and mindfulness in this meditative evening for children ages 2-8. Please bring your own yoga […]

Teen Summer Reading Program

June 7, 2021

  Sign Up for the Reading Challenge Beanstack is easy to use and available both online and as a mobile app. Get started by visiting our Morgantown Public Library Beanstack website at to create your account. You can also register through the app (find out below under “Get the App”). Beanstack Instructions:   […]

Adult Reading Challenge

June 1, 2021

Register for our 2021 Summer Adult Reading Challenge (June 14th – July 31st). Register at The Rules: This challenge is open to individuals ages 18 and up. Participants must be a Morgantown Public Library System cardholder. Book titles must be logged in on Beanstack. Choose from our suggested regional book lists or choose your […]