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201 C Street

Marshall MN 56258



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We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 6:15 PM in the library boardroom. The library will provide copies of the upcoming titles for check-out. You will find them at the main desk.  There is no pressure—just a chance to share your opinions, or listen in, as others share theirs.

You may share your thoughts about book club selections at And you can try this site: for other mystery book selections.

Click here to see the 2016 selections

Download  Audio Books
You can learn It.
February 13th Science Saturday theme is writing! 10:30-11 am: ages 3-5. 10:30-noon: grades K-5.
Try a Blind Date with a Book, and you may meet your new literary love! Visit the Marshall library to check out a book, then let us know how your date went for a prize.
Joe Amato will read from My Three Sicilies on Tuesday, March 22nd at both the SMSU and Marshall libraries. Click to view the pdf or contact for more information.

In the event of incliment weather,
your library may close early or open late.

Please tune into Marshall Radio or visit
for up-to-date weather-related closings and hours.

Open Lab resumes January 14th with tech assistance Tues, Wed, and Thurs 5:30-730, Sat 10-1. Click to view the pdf for information.
The Literacy Volunteers of SWMN provide Tech Tutors on Fridays from 3-5 pm. Click to view the pdf flyer for more info.


201 C Street

  1. -M-Th. 9:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.

  2. -F 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

  3. -Sat 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Balaton Branch

134 3rd Street

  1. -M.W  2 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

  2. -F 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

& 1:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

  1. -Sat 9:00 a.m. - noon

Cottonwood Branch

86 West Main Street

  1. -M 2 p.m. - 7 p.m.

  2. -W 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

  3. -F 12:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

  4. -Sat 9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

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