The Mississippi Library, which opened in 1975 in Fridley, is an 11,007 square foot stucco building featuring an outdoor courtyard. In addition to popular reading materials and information for all ages, the library offers research assistance, storytimes, programs, classes, and meeting rooms. The Smart Play Spot, designed by the Minnesota Children’s Museum, and library books and materials build early literacy skills through play in English, Spanish, and Arabic. Wi-Fi, wireless printing, public computers, and iPads that can be checked out for use in the library provide access to the wealth of library resources.
Popular reading and information for all ages
Storytimes offered regularly
Meeting rooms available
Free introductory Internet classes for adults by appointment
Free Internet access, Wi-Fi, and office applications
The meeting room at the Mississippi Library can hold 70 people and may be divided into two separate rooms to seat 35 people on each side. The room has seven tables, wireless Internet access, a projection screen, whiteboards, and a kitchenette.