Matanuska-Susitna Borough

Big Lake Public Library

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Big Lake is located approximately 60 road miles or 15 minutes by plane north of Anchorage, Big Lake is far enough away from the Big City to offer the peace and quiet of country life, yet close enough to provide all the necessary and desired amenities and a great place to live.

Big Lake Public Library
PO Box 520829
Big Lake Alaska 99652

Story Hour

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Story Fun at the Big Lake Public Library

Afternoon Storybreak ends on May 15 but we will continue morning story time until July 24.
For more information please call 861-7635

Preschool Story Time is held every Wednesday at 11 am at the Library.  Preschool Story Time includes songs, stories and crafts. 
After School Story Break is held every Wednesday from 4 - 5 pm.  This is for kids in grades K-2 and includes snacks, stories and crafts.

BLT's Schedule


BLT Schedule

BLT's meet on Friday's from 4:30 - 5:30 pm

Steam Kids

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Sesame Street E-books

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Big Lake Strong Women

Strong Women

Fiber Arts

Fiber Arts Group

Our Fiber Arts group meets in the library's meeting room every Friday from 10:00am-12:00pm. This is an open group for all ages and levels of experience, and we are always happy to have new participants! If you enjoy crocheting, knitting, sewing, felting, spinning, or any other fiber art, this is the place for you! Everyone is welcome to drop by with whatever project they are working on.


Please consider supporting the Big Lake Public Library! Here are three easy ways you can help support us:

When filing for the PFD, donations can be made to Big Lake Library Advocates as part of the Pick.Click.Give. program.  Go to for more info.



You can support the library every time you shop at Fred Meyer. Go to and link your Fred Meyer rewards card to the Big Lake Library Advocates ET246. A percentage of the profits from your purchases will be donated to the Big Lake Library Advocates at no additional cost to you!  



When shopping from Amazon, Shop at and Amazon will donate a percentage to the Big Lake Library Advocates at no additional cost to you.



Thank you for supporting your library programs!