News & Events

"Library.

Here is where people,

One frequently finds,

Lower their voices and

Raise their minds".

~~ Richard Armour, American poet and writer (1906-1989)

 


 NEWS

The Marshall Public Library received official notification of its continued accreditation from the Texas State Library and Archives Commission.  Accreditation status is dependent upon several criteriaClick here to view the library's 2013 annual report as submitted to the Texas State Library and Archives Commission or here for a quick overview.

 

The Marshall Public Library Board of Trustees approved the Marshall Public Library 2014-2019 Strategic Plan. The Strategic Planning Committee received over 200 responses to a library services survey, and these were incorporated into the plan.  Feedback about library services is always appreciated and welcomed at any time.  Click here to view the Strategic Plan. Click here to view the library's goals for 2015.

 


 EVENTS

Book Club

The library's book club is open to all on a "come when you can" basis. If you want to join the group and need a copy of the featured book, call the library to request one. Click here to view the club's 2014 books.


MARCH

“When I look back on my childhood I wonder how I managed to survive at all. It was, of course, a miserable childhood: the happy childhood is hardly worth your while. Worse than the ordinary miserable childhood is the miserable Irish childhood, and worse yet is the miserable Irish Catholic childhood.”

 

A Pulitzer Prize-winning, #1 New York Times bestseller, Angela's Ashes is Frank McCourt's masterful memoir of his childhood in Ireland. Join us on Tuesday, March 17 at 6:00 p.m. or Wednesday, March 18 at 1:00 p.m. to discuss this compelling book.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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