Summer Reading

The Eagle has Landed July 20th

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing and the finale of Summer Reading! 

Fun space activities, crafts and snacks. Put yourself on the moon by taking a picture with a green screen and enjoy footage of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing. Summer Reading participants who completed our Moon Walk Challenge celebrate with a special lunar treat! Join us from 11am –1pm, Saturday,July 20, all around the Library’s 1st Floor!

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The Billings Public Library Foundation presents the 3rd annual Royal Johnson Forum


Russia is a country that conjures feelings of query, curiosity, and maybe a bit of fear. What do we need to know to really understand this country? Is it knowing Russian history, their politics, or their people?

Nick Daniloff

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Luncheon with Nick Daniloff
Topic title:” Russia Today: Déjà vu all over again”
Noon to 1:30 pm, Billings Public Library, Royal Johnson Community Room; ticket price $50

Private Reception – Meet Dr. Matthew Rojansky and Mr. Nicholas Daniloff
6:00 p.m. to 7:00p.m., Montana State University Billings - Glacier Room
Heavy appetizers and wine; ticket price $100 includes reserved seat for evening presentation.

Community Forum with keynote speaker Dr. Matthew RojanskyDr. Matthew Rojansky
Topic title: “U.S. – Russia Relations: Risks, Reality and Opportunity”
Followed with panel discussion with Dr. Rojansky and Nick Daniloff
7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.; Montana State University Billings – Petro Theater
Free and open to the community.

For tickets and more information, check the Foundation's web page or call 406-237-6149.

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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.