In The News


january, 2019

“She has…a proven ability to find new ways to connect with the community…"

Daily Interlake "ImagineIF Librarian Named ‘Emerging Leader’"/ Read Full Article



October, 2018

“A civic space like a library has never been more important."

Daily Interlake "Importance of Libraries" Op Ed / Read Full Article



August, 2018

“We have an amazing staff who have really bought into everything that we’ve been doing in the community...They’re passionate about their work."

Flathead Beacon "New Director Takes Reins at ImagineIF Libraries" / Read Full Article



june, 2018

“…last year 115,000 people used wireless internet at ImagineIf spaces in the Flathead Valley, and another 85,000 logged on to computers at the libraries.”

The Daily Interlake "Forum Looks at Benefits of High-Quality Internet" / Read Full Article



February, 2018

“It’s an event built for families and students…with hands-on learning and plenty of exhibits to keep kids and parents entertained.”

Flathead Beacon, "Best Show-and-Tell in Town"/ Read Full Article



May, 2017

“It is a core responsibility of all libraries to encourage information literacy and critical thinking skills, and libraries are well-positioned to raise awareness on this subject and prepare our community to identify bias and falsehood.”

Flathead Beacon, "ImagineIF to Host ‘Fake News’ Workshop at FVCC",/ Read Full Article



May, 2017

“The hope is to build community and food sustainability by appealing to the local passion for self-sufficiency.”

The Daily Interlake, "Columbia Falls Library Launches Seed Exchange" / Read Full Article



FEbruary, 2017

“As free public spaces disappear, libraries are becoming more and more important.”

The Flathead Beacon, "Following Lead of City Redevelopment Plan, Kalispell Library Considers New Facility / Read Full Article



May, 2015

“The award... highlights how ImagineIF Libraries have been able to make a big impact in our communities with very limited resources.”

The Daily Interlake, "Library Gets National Award"/ Read Full Article