The latest happening at the library

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 mympls.beanstack.org to create your account. You can also register through the app (find out below under “Get the App”). Beanstack Instructions: https://www.mympls.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/Beanstack-Instructions.pdf   […]

Adult Reading Challenge

June 1, 2021

Register for our 2021 Summer Adult Reading Challenge (June 14th – July 31st). Register at mympls.beanstack.com. 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 […]

Recommended Titles to Commemorate Juneteenth

June 8, 2021

Crystal, reference supervisor at the Morgantown Public Library downtown branch, compiled these recommended titles to commemorate Juneteenth. On Juneteenth/ Annette Gordon-Reed 326.8 GOR Weaving together American history, dramatic family chronicle, and searing episodes of memoir, Annette Gordon-Reed’s On Juneteenth provides a historian’s view of the country’s long road to Juneteenth, recounting both its origins in […]