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Cold Spring Friends of the Library Book Sale

Cold Spring Friends of the Library Book Sale

Cold Spring Public Library hosts the annual Friends book sale during Hometown Pride Days. Read more »

Coder Dojo at the St. Cloud Library

Coder Dojo at the St. Cloud Library

   Teens and pre-teens - get the experience to code like the pros! Read more »

Ask a Master Gardener at St. Cloud

Ask a Master Gardener at St. Cloud

   Got gardening questions?
   For answers, ask the Master Gardeners of Stearns County. They will be at the St. Cloud Public Library on Thursday, Aug 21, 1:00 to 2:00 p.m., to provide research based information from the University of Minnesota Extension. Drop ins are welcome. This program will take place in the library's Array Community Room.

St. Cloud Teens Ready for Battle - Battle of the Books, that is

St. Cloud Teens Ready for Battle - Battle of the Books, that is

     Are you up for the challenge of the Battle of the Books? Join us for a night of trivia, awards, food, and fun!  Sign up at the Adult Services Desk. Registration is through Friday, Aug. 1; battle is Thursday, Aug. 7, 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. in the Mississippi Room at the St. Cloud Public Library. Let the Battle begin!

Young Adult Author Series at St. Cloud Library

Young Adult Author Series at St. Cloud Library

   Calling all teens!
   Ever wondered about the process authors use to write the books we love? Here's the program for you.  We've asked four of the most popular Minnesota authors writing teen fiction today to come share their secrets. They'll be at the St. Cloud Public Library on Wednesdays in August, from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. in Room 259.  Read more »

Hey Teen ~ Science Rocks at the St. Cloud Library!

Hey Teen ~ Science Rocks at the St. Cloud Library!

   Ever wonder how microphones work? Is it true sound waves can break glass? How does Audacity (audio editor) work? Read more »

Fix your Books like the Pros

Fix your Books like the Pros

    Come to the St. Cloud Public Library on Monday, Aug. 11 from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. to learn how to repair books the Library Way. You will learn how to repair torn pages, broken spines, and loose pages. This is a program designed for adults, but open to all ages. Bring your own books to repair. We'll provide the materials and the expertise. Read more »

St. Cloud Library offering "Welcome to Computers" classes

St. Cloud Library offering "Welcome to Computers" classes

    Does the thought of sending an email make you run for the hills? Is the only mouse you know the one that has a tail and likes cheese?  Have no fear, "Welcome to Computers" classes are here! Read more »

St. Cloud Adult Anime Club on Hiatus

St. Cloud Adult Anime Club on Hiatus

     The St. Cloud adult anime club will be on hiatus until further notice. If you are interested in volunteering to help run the club, please contact Sandy Toland at sandyt@grrl.lib.mn.us or 320.650.2533.

Paul Spring to Perform at Annandale Farmers Market

Paul Spring to Perform at Annandale Farmers Market

Paul Spring is a singer and songwriter from St. Cloud. He has released folk-rock albums and a highly reviewed family album that NPR called "an ode to books and stories, and to the families who nurture them."   Read more »