The Saint Paul Public Library will be closed on Monday, February 15.

Go Green at the Library

Libraries have been sharing and re-using resources for a long time.

Now, there are new ways you can "go green" at the library.

Charge Up Your Car

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Solar-Powered Electric Vehicle Recharging Station at Sun Ray Library

One of three solar-powered charging stations in the city, this EV station is available for hourly use, with a cost of $1 per hour for charging. Learn more about Electric Vehicles and Charging Stations.


Borrow a Power Check Meter

energy check meter

Xcel Power Check Meters

Check out a power check meter from any library location to determine the operating cost of most home appliances.


Ride a Bike

Nice Ride bikes at MerriamNice Rides at the Library

Nice Ride Minnesota, a convenient, easy to use bike-sharing program, offers bike stations next to Merriam Park Library and near the Saint Anthony Park Library and the downtown Central Library.


Visit the Library

Riverview LibraryEarth-Friendly Programming at Riverview Library

Enjoy the newly-installed Butterfly Garden with a bean-growing workshop for youngsters in April and a Monarch butterfly celebration in English and Spanish in June.