The library will close at 4 p.m. on Thursday, October 17th to prepare for SPLASH. All are welcome at 5 p.m.

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Service expiring October 2019

Upcoming Events

Thursday, October 17th at 5 p.m.

The Library will close at 4 p.m. to prepare.  All are welcome.  There is a $2 door charge that goes toward the Polson Fireworks Fund.

Live History Humanities Montana Program on Calamity Jane

Tuesday, October 22nd at 6:00 p.m.

October Programs for Adults & Teens

Early Footprints to Yellowstone, Glacier & Canada's Parks
Mon., Oct. 14 at 6:30 p.m.

Monday, October 14th from 6:30-8:00 p.m. we welcome back author Sharon Randolph to present:
“Early Footprints to the Areas of Yellowstone, Glacier and Canada’s Mountain National Parks”.
The story of a rich and active history is portrayed in a 90 minute slideshow accompanied with informative dialogue gained through historical research and personal experiences.

Mary Jane Bradbury presents a Humanities Montana Program about Calamity Jane
Tues., Oct. 22 at 6 p.m.

Montana Conversations, Community Conversations by Humanities Montana: “Me and Martha: Intimate Reflections of Dora DuFran About The Real Life of Calamity Jane” with Mary Jane Bradbury.
Accounts of Calamity Jane- whose real name was Martha Canary are legion. She achieved mythical status in the lore of the frontier. Hear Dora DuFran’s stories of her close friend, Calamity Jane and their time together from 1867 to 1903.
This program is free and open to the public. Funding for the Montana Conversations program is provided by Humanities Montana through grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities, Montana’s Cultural Trust, and private donations.

The Library offers programming for kids of all ages.  Join our Youth Services Librarian, Kendra in the library on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.  Programming includes early literacy, Kindergarten prep, STEAM programming and some just plain fun!

The Library offers a variety of programs suited for adults and teens.  Technology, adult coloring, and learn to knit classes are a few of our recurring programs offered throughout the year.  We also offer special programming with author visits, Humanities Montana Programs, movie showings and other unique events.

Visit the Library to check out books, DVDs & Blu-Rays, books on CD, and magazines.  You can also access our free WiFi, use our public computers, and charge your various devices.

Visit Us

  • 2 1st Avenue East--Polson, MT 59860
  • (406) 883-8225 phone
  • (406) 883-8229 fax

Regular Hours:
Monday – Thursday:  10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday:  10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday:  10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Summer Hours (June-August):
Monday – Friday:  10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday:  10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Closure Dates:
October 17, 2019 – Closing at 4 p.m.
November 11, 2019 – Veteran’s Day
November 28, 2019 – Thanksgiving
December 12, 2019 – Staff Development Day
December 24 – 25, 2019 – Christmas Holidays
December 31, 2019 – Closing at 4 p.m.