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Library News Archive: October 2013

SCRAPtacular! at the St. Cloud Library

SCRAPtacular!  at the St. Cloud Library

  Teens! Grab your friends and get crafty at the St. Cloud Public Library! 
  You can do the planned craft or let your own crafty side show at SCRAPtacular!  The program takes place Thursday, Oct. 17 from 4:30 to 9:00 p.m., Room 263.

Zombie Takeover at the St. Cloud Library

Zombie Takeover at the St. Cloud Library

   Teens are invited to the St. Cloud Public Library for a Zombie Takeover program. Read more »

Adult Anime Club Meeting at St. Cloud

Adult Anime Club Meeting at St. Cloud

   Anime isn't just for kids! Join other adult anime fans for anime, manga, snacks and more! The group will meet on Thursday, Oct. 17 from 6:00 to 7:45 p.m. in the St. Cloud Public Library's Mississippi Community Room.

Celebrate the 200th Anniversary of the Grimm Tales

Celebrate the 200th Anniversary of the Grimm Tales

  Come to the St. Cloud Public Library to celebrate the 200th anniversary of folk tales published by the Brothers Grimm. Hear the juicy details of their most famous stories. We'll see how they handled Rapunzel's trip to the forbidden tower, among other stories. Thursday, Oct. 24, 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. in the library's Mississippi Community Room.

Homework Help offered at St. Cloud Library

Homework Help offered at St. Cloud Library

Are you a student in elementary or middle school who could use some extra homework help? If so, help is on the way! On Saturday, Oct. 12, from 2:30 - 5:00 p.m. members of the St. Cloud Public Library Teen Advisory Board will be available to help you with your homework. Does math make you mad? No problem, let us help. Does science stink? Bring it to us!  Read more »

Join the Teen Advisory Board at the St. Cloud Library

Join the Teen Advisory Board at the St. Cloud Library

   Do you want to make a difference?  Do you want to have your voice heard?  Do you like making new friends?  Then we're looking for YOU to join our Teen Advisory Board at the St. Cloud Public Library.  Meet on Saturday, Oct. 12 from 1:30-2:30 p.m. in room 259. See you there! (We'll bring the pizza.)

St. Cloud Adult Book Club

St. Cloud Adult Book Club

Join old friends and meet new ones at the St. Cloud Book Club for adults. The book club will meet in the Array Community Room at the St. Cloud Public Library on Wednesday, Oct. 23. There are two group meeting times with different book selections.  Read more »

St. Cloud First Thursday, Oct. 3

St. Cloud First Thursday, Oct. 3

First Thursdays presents literary, performing, and visual arts at the St. Cloud Public Library the First Thursday of each month.
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St. Cloud Teen Anime Club

St. Cloud Teen Anime Club

   Join us at the St. Cloud Public Library for anime, manga, food, and more! 
   Bring your favorite anime inspired card games to play with others! The group will meet on Friday, Oct. 11 from 4:30-5:45 p.m. in the Mississippi Community Room.

Teens! Create a Community Mosaic at St. Cloud Library

Teens!  Create a Community Mosaic at St. Cloud Library

   Learn how to make mosaics using stained glass and ceramic tiles! Read more »

YA Revolution: St. Cloud Teen Book Club

YA Revolution:  St. Cloud Teen Book Club

   Teens: Join us for snacks and great conversation as we explore the growing field of young adult literature and read fantastic books across all genres.  Bring your latest favorite read to share. Saturday, Oct. 12 from 12:30-1:30 p.m. at the St. Cloud Public Library,  Room 259.

Understanding ACA

Understanding ACA

In March 2010, President Obama signed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) into law. The law seeks to make preventive health care more accessible and affordable for many Americans.  While some provisions of the law have already taken effect, more provisions are scheduled to be implemented in the coming years. ACA enrollment Begins Oct. 1, 2013 for coverage beginning Jan. Read more »