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April 10th - May 8th

Recreate a book cover with items that you have at home for a chance to win a Target gift card! Need some inspiration? Check the Recreate a Book Cover event on our Facebook page for suggestions but any book will do. Go solo or get the whole family involved! Show us your creations by posting your photos to the Recreate a Book Cover event on our Facebook page. We can’t wait to see what you come up with! Photos will be shared on our Facebook page, the 3 the get the most likes will be our winners!

Here is an amazing example from one of our staff members!  

Curious George Book cover


Attention all poetry lovers!

March 2nd - April 24th - Celebrate National Poetry Month in April by participating in Billings Public Library’s Second Annual Poetry Contest - ONLINE ONLY!

For details and entry forms, see our Poetry Contest page

Adult Reading Olympics Adult Reading Olympics 2020 Banner

The Library is hosting a new round of reading challenges for adults in 2020. Sign up online and start working towards your reading goals--or stretch outside your comfort zone with monthly exercises in different genres or authors. Log your reading to earn points, and complete monthly reading challenges! For details and sign-ups, see our Adult events page.

Check out the Library's YouTube Channel - helpful and interesting videos of all sorts.

See many other programs and activities on our web pages, at Events for Adults, or things for children to do on our Children's page, or just keep an eye on our events calendar. The library's web pages hold a wealth of information and activities for all ages.

Many resources are available online with your library card. Explore our digital magazines with RBDigital; learn a foreign language with Mango Languages or a new skill with Universal Class, download free songs at Freegal Music, and have fun with our other databases and downloads.