Library News

John Peterson - a "Snapshot" of his Life in Photography

John Peterson -  a "Snapshot" of his Life in Photography

Local photographer John Peterson shared his 50 year journey in photography on Tuesday, March 2nd to kick off the Photo Exhibit at the Delano Library. Mr. Peterson displayed the cameras he has used during his career, pointing out his Crown Graphic sheet film camera (World War II era) that he used taking wedding pictures to pay his way through college. You can view Mr. Read more »

Once Upon a Reader: Moo! Traveling Trunk Show

Once Upon a Reader: Moo! Traveling Trunk Show

Once Upon a Reader: Moo! Author David LaRochelle and illustrator Mike Wohnoutka came to the Staples Public Library with the traveling trunk show on March 2nd. Read more »

Dream of being your own boss? Come find out the steps from the Pros

Dream of being your own boss?  Come find out the steps from the Pros

      Do you dream about being your own boss?   Make 2015 the year you make your dreams a reality.  In conjunction with the Small Business Association, the St. Read more »

Long Prairie Public Library presents A Guide to the Art of Rock Balancing

Long Prairie Public Library presents A Guide to the Art of Rock Balancing

Would you love to use the rocks in your yard to create beautiful art? Peter Juhl, author and balanced stone artist, will demonstrate how to use everyday rocks and stones to make beautiful art in a program at Long Prairie Public Library. Peter says, "A good magic trick presents what we know to be a deception and makes us want to believe it’s real. Read more »

Once Upon a Reader programming features "Moo!"

Once Upon a Reader programming features "Moo!"

Libraries across the region will feature children's book "Moo!" in Once Upon a Reader programs during March and April.
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Once Upon a Reader Program in Kimball

Once Upon a Reader Program in Kimball

For six weeks beginning Feb. 1, the Kimball Public Library will be participating in a statewide one-book program called Once Upon a Reader. The book selected for the inaugural 2014-2015 Once Upon a Reader program is ‘Moo!’ The book was written by David LaRochelle and illustrated by Mike Wohnoutka, both Minnesota residents. Read more »

Once Upon a Reader Program in Annandale

Once Upon a Reader Program in Annandale

For six weeks starting Feb. 1, the Annandale Public Library will be participating in a statewide one-book program called Once Upon a Reader. The book selected for the inaugural 2014-2015 Once Upon a Reader program is ‘Moo!’ The book was written by David LaRochelle and illustrated by Mike Wohnoutka, both Minnesota residents. Read more »

Need help with your English? Come to the St. Cloud Library every Friday

Need help with your English? Come to the St. Cloud Library every Friday

Non-native English speakers: practice your English and make new friends in an informal, volunteer-led setting. St. Cloud Public Library is offering conversation circles in the Array Community Room every Friday from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. This is a great opportunity to practice English in a safe place with others learning just like you!  This is free and open to everyone. 

Year In Reading

Year In Reading

We're happy for you if you're a reader who knows what you like. But it's good to try something new once in a while.
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