2 First Avenue E
Polson, MT 59860
P 406.883.8225 - F 883.8239

Summer Hours: (June – Aug.)
M-F: 10 am – 6 pm
SAT: 11 AM – 4 PM

Winter Hours: (Sept. – May)
M-Th: 11 am – 8 pm
Fri: 11 am – 6 pm
Sat: 11 am – 4 pm








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Montana Authors Read and Sign Books July 26th



More Summer Happenings


Family Summer Reading Program 2016

Everyone is invited to take part in the library's 2016 Family Summer Reading Program!

(For photos, see "Summer Reading" under the Youth Services tab.)

SIGN UP! Any person of any age who reads or is read to may sign up. Register for the program during regular library hours, beginning Monday, June 6th at 10:00 AM and ending at 4:00 PM on Saturday, August 6th. To register, stop by the library and fill out a card with your name, address, phone number, and age. You'll receive your Reading Record.

READ! Your Reading Record helps you keep track of the time spent reading or listening to someone read to you.

COME BACK!  After you've completed four or more hours of reading, bring your signed Reading Record to the library to receive an incentive and enter the prize drawings.

ATTEND WEEKLY EVENTS! Special programs geared for school-age kids will be held Thursday mornings at 10:00 AM at the library. Younger children are welcome with close adult supervision.

Please call the circulation desk at (406) 883-8225 for more information.

Youth Writing Club

12- to 18-year-olds are invited to join Kendra, the library's Youth Services Librarian, from 1:00 to 3:00 PM on Thursdays to celebrate and hone the craft of writing. This year's club will end the summer with an evening of poetry and prose reading on August 11th at the island down at Riverside Rentals on Flathead Lake. Check in with Kendra for more information!


Come and go as you please, engaging with all of the library's Makerspace stations on Mondays from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Stations include Arduinos, Makey Makeys and Squishy Circuits, sewing, Lego, sticker-making and duct tape crafts, painting and more!










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Board of Trustees Meeting

The next regular meeting of the North Lake County Public Library District Board of Trustees will be Thursday, August 18, 2016, at 5:30 p.m. in the Library Meeting Room.

A public hearing for the proposed fiscal year 2017 library district budget will be held prior to the meeting, at 5:00 p.m., also in the Library Meeting Room.



Free streaming and music downloads, movies, and TV shows are now available at Freegal. This service is available using your library card.


Foundation Website

Learn more about the North Lake County Library Foundation and its work to support literacy, build collections, fund facility enhancements, and advocate for North Lake County Public Library at: 

North Lake County Library Foundation

NLCPL on your Mobile Device

Download the BookMyne app for your Apple iOS and Android devices to access North Lake County Public Library on the go.


Story Time & Mother Goose Time

Story Time for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers has ended for the summer and will resume again in the Fall. Watch for announcements.

Mother Goose Time for infants and toddlers will continue through the summer on Mondays at 10 a.m. Everyone is welcome.