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