• Cokato Public Library is closed for renovations. The library will reopen Thursday, April 24.

Library News Archive: May 2009

Howard Lake Library Changing Hours June 8

Howard Lake Library Changing Hours June 8

The Howard Lake Public Library is adjusting its open hours effective June 8, 2009.

The new hours will be:

Monday 2-8

Tuesday 1-6

Wednesday 2-8

Thursday 10-6

Friday 3-6

Saturday 10-1 Read more »

Brodini Comedy Magic Show To Visit GRRL In June

Brodini Comedy Magic Show To Visit GRRL In June

You’re promised a magical start to the summer at Great River Regional Library (GRRL).

The award-winning Brodini Comedy Magic Show will appear at all 32 GRRL branch libraries June 8-16. Shows will last approximately one hour and admission is free of charge. Read more »

Inspirational Author Lauraine Snelling Visits Upsala

Inspirational Author Lauraine Snelling Visits Upsala

Million selling author, Lauraine Snelling, recently visited Upsala to speak with fans and talk about the craft of writing. Over 115 people heard Read more »

Paynesville Branch "Fun Thursdays" Back This Summer!

Beginning June 11 with 'Silly Science & Crazy Crafts,' Paynesville Public Library's popular weekly program for ages 5 to 10 will run every Thursday through August 6. Read more »

Free iPod Audiobook Downloads Now Available

Free iPod Audiobook Downloads Now Available

If you have an iPod or iPhone, you can now join the crowd who enjoy bestselling audiobooks through Great River Regional Library’s (GRRL) downloadable audiobook service. Read more »

New Website Offers Local Branch News & Events

The redesigned Great River Regional Library website offers library patrons the option to choose a local version of library news and information. By ‘bookmarking’ their local branch page as their starting point, GRRL patrons can view information and events pertaining specifically to their branch. Read more »

Children’s Book Week

Children’s Book Week

It’s the perfect time to enjoy fun books, classic books, new books or books that just take your fancy. Read more »

Keep Up With GRRL Happenings in Currents Newsletter

Keep Up With GRRL Happenings  in Currents Newsletter

A lot of good things happened for Great River Regional Library at the beginning of the year.

New library buildings opened in Pierz and Big Lake making both libraries more comfortable for users, expanding the shelf space so more materials are available for browsers, and improving facilities for programming. Read more »

Rusty's Rockin' Jamboree

Rusty's Rockin' Jamboree

Music, comedy and other fun stuff. Start off the Summer Reading Program by rocking out with the Rusty's Rockin' Jamboree! Join us outside on the lawn and rock out at the Little Falls Carnegie Library!  Monday, June 8 at noon!