News & Events


Here is where people,

One frequently finds,

Lower their voices and

Raise their minds".

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



Marshall Public Library is a great place to be this summer!  We have programs and activities for ages 3-103!  

For our young friends (ages 3-10), check out this calendar of events or visit our kids' page for even more information.

Tweens and teens (ages 11-18) will find activities just for them ranging from movies, crafts, STEM projects, and book club!  This calendar has more information.

For our young at heart friends (under 103), there's a summer reading challenge.  Additionally, every time adults check out materials this summer, they'll be entered into a weekly drawing on Monday for book-ish prizes.



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 2016 Annual Report as submitted to the Texas State Library and Archives Commission or here for a quick overview.

Annual Report summaries:

2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017


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.



GOT KIDS?  Check out the Children's Page for information and programming news for our youngest readers.



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