Our Online Art Exhibition featuring local artist John O’Connor is now available to view through December 31st! Click here to view the exhibition.

The Friends of the library are collecting donations on behalf of Neighbors in Need for this holiday season! Click here to learn more.

The Flint Public Library

Enlightening Minds, Empowering Lives, Enriching the Community

Library Hours:

Monday: 10AM – 8PM
Tuesday: 10AM – 8PM
Wednesday: 10AM – 8PM
Thursday:
10AM – 8PM
Friday: 10AM – 5PM
Saturday: closed
Sunday:
1PM – 5PM

The library will be closed on the Sunday before a Monday holiday.

Patrons ages 2 and older must wear a mask; please review our Browsing Guidelines before your visit.

Online Art Exhibition: The Illustrations of John O'Connor

View the Flint Public Library’s online art exhibition during the month of December, featuring the fun and eclectic artwork of Middleton artist John O’Connor!

Would you like to have your artwork featured by the library? Email Charlie at cpope@flintpublib.org to learn how!

Storytime Online with Miss Jessica

Begin your day with Children’s Librarian, Jessica Furtado and Storytime Online!

This pre-recorded program, featuring stories, songs, and rhymes, will air on Tuesdays at 11 AM in our ‘Flint Public Library Storytime Online Facebook Group.’ Interested viewers must have an active Facebook account to request to join the group. Please make sure to answer membership questions for your request to be approved!

STEAM Take & Make: Ruler Art Greeting Cards

Art rules! Ruler art is a great way to learn how to use a ruler while practicing fine motor skills and making a beautiful greeting card! This STEAM Take-and-Make Kit includes most of what you need to make your own ruler art greeting cards, along with related coloring and activity pages to practice our beginning measuring skills, and some related reading recommendations. Available in the Children’s Room on Monday, December 6th.

Teen Take & Make: Gumball Machine Ornament

Pop! by the library to grab one of our gumball machine ornament take-and-make crafts for tweens and teens! Decorate a holiday tree or display it as cute candy-themed décor – however you want to enjoy this craft is up to you!

Tweens and teens are welcome to make their own gumball machine ornaments with our take-and-make kits, available to pick up in the Teen area (near the main circulation desk) beginning Monday, December 13th while supplies last.

Winter Paint Night with Art's Cool

Celebrate the season with Art’s Cool at the library’s winter-themed paint night! Instructor Deb Folsom will lead attendees in creating a beautiful red cardinal painting that they will take home with them after the event.

This event is for patrons ages 18 and older. Registration is required as space is limited; register at the library’s main circulation desk or by calling 978-774-8132. This event will take place on Thursday, December 16th at 6:30PM in meeting room A+B. Masks are required for all attendees.

Neighbors in Need

The Friends of the Flint Public Library are once again collecting donations on behalf of Neighbors in Need to continue the tradition of providing Middleton families with gifts and warm clothing during this holiday season!

Donations received by December 8th, 2021 are especially helpful!

Children's Book Bundles

Too busy to browse, or not sure which books your child might like to read? Book bundles are a great way to find new books for your family! Request books based on your child’s age and favorite subject, and our librarians will put together a surprise bundle for your family to enjoy.

Questions? Contact Children’s Librarian, Jessica Furtado: jfurtado@flintpublib.org 

Job Opening: Part-Time Substitute Librarian

 

The Flint is looking to add a new substitute librarian to our staff! This position includes working the circulation desks on occasional evenings and rotating Sundays.

Mahjong Meet-Up

Accomplished players and interested participants alike are invited to rattle the tiles and join the fun on Thursdays between 10AM – 1PM in the Flint Public Library’s meeting rooms!

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

 

Children ages 0-5 are invited to join our 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Program!

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