The latest happening at the library

Reach for the Moon

January 20, 2023

On Saturday, February 11th at 10:00am join us in Meeting Room A at the Morgantown Public Library to learn about Katherine Johnson, the African American mathematician from West Virginia who helped put some of the the first humans into space and whose story is featured in the movie Hidden Figures. We will read Katherine Johnson’s […]

Local Author Spotlight: Tom Bredehoft

January 20, 2023

Join us on Saturday, February 25th at 2:00pm at the Aull Center to hear local author Tom Bredehoft read from his mystery novel, Foote. In addition to reading an excerpt from the book, Tom will discuss writing about Morgantown and West Virginia cryptids. “In the space of one weekend in Morgantown, West Virginia, private investigator […]

2023 Winter Reading Challenge

December 19, 2022

From January 1st – January 31st, compete in our “All the Feels Winter Reading Challenge, Bingo.” Register at We want you to explore the importance of emotions and discover fun activities to express yourself fully! The Rules: Receive virtual badges and earn bingo by reading & completing the activities on the 3×3 bingo card to compete […]

January Events Calendar

December 7, 2022

Check out our newly redesigned events calendar! Now you can see all of the events occurring across the Morgantown Public Library System at a glance with a color-coordinated key for all branch locations and a second page with event descriptions. See ** that means that event requires registration. Scan the QR code on the calendar […]

Book Trail at Mulkeen’s Christmas Tree Farm

December 6, 2022

Check out our latest Book Trail! Join us at Mulkeen Landscaping located off of Gladesville Road. Read through an entire story as you shop for the perfect tree. You can also pick up a free activity kit to make a great Button Christmas Tree ornament, while supplies last. You don’t need to buy a Christmas […]