• Smokey Bear program Thursday July 31 at 1 p.m. at the Upsala Public Library has been cancelled.

Library News Archive: December 2013

Enjoy Winter Reading

Enjoy Winter Reading

The period of dark nights and cold days in between the holidays and spring thaw may be the best reading time of the year. With a mug of cocoa, a warm blanket and a good book you can escape the cold and go any place your imagination takes you. Make that experience even better by taking part in Great River Regional Library’s Winter Reading Program.
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Library Staff Share Top Titles of 2013

Library Staff Share Top Titles of 2013

Like the T-shirt says, “so many books, so little time.” Read more »

Quilt Class Begins Jan. 18 at Belgrade Library

Quilt Class Begins Jan. 18 at Belgrade Library

The Belgrade Public Library's "Building Blocks" Sampler Quilt Project begins Saturday, Jan. 18 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon! Inspired by book covers and titles of Earlene Fowler's Benni Harper mystery books, learn to make and combine basic quilt block elements - rail fence, nine patch, four patch, half square triangles and flying geese - into a sampler quilt. Read more »

Is that Santa in St. Michael?

Is that Santa in St. Michael?

The last preschool-toddler storytime of the year just took place in St. Michael. It was a special combined class in which holiday stories like "Mr. Read more »

Paul Imholte to Perform at the Belgrade Library

Paul Imholte to Perform at the Belgrade Library

Enjoy an afternoon of holiday music at the Belgrade Public Library, performed by Paul Imholte, the musical stringman. Imholte sings and plays a dozen traditional instruments. His featured instrument is the hammered dulcimer. Join us Wednesday, Dec. 18 between 2:00 and 4:40 p.m. for this event. Browse the collection while listening, or sit and relax and enjoy the sounds. Read more »

Holiday Storytime at the Belgrade Library

Holiday Storytime at the Belgrade Library

Children ages 5 - 12 can spend an afternoon at the Belgrade library enjoying holiday stories and crafts! This event will be held on Monday Dec. 9 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. Treats provided!

For more information you may call the Belgrade library at 320.254.8842

YA Revolution: Teen Book Club in St. Cloud

YA Revolution: Teen Book Club in St. Cloud

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First Thursdays at St. Cloud - Dec. 5

First Thursdays at St. Cloud - Dec. 5

  The last of the First Thursdays Legacy program series at St. Cloud Public Library is this Thursday, Dec. 5.  We'll be welcoming the St. Boniface Church Bell Choir.  They ring 4+ octaves of handbells and 5 octaves of hand chimes.  The choir is celebrating their 16 season under the direction of Julie Ludwig. Read more »

Homework Help for students in K-8 at the St. Cloud Library

Homework Help for students in K-8 at the St. Cloud Library

Need some extra help in math or science? 
Do you have a paper you'd like to have proofread? 
Need research help?  Read more »

St. Cloud Adult Anime Club Meets Dec. 19

St. Cloud Adult Anime Club Meets Dec. 19

  Anime isn't just for kids anymore -- it's for the kids in all of us.  Join us for anime, manga, snacks and friendship at the St. Cloud Public Library on Thursday, Dec. 19 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. in the Mississippi Community Room. This event is free and open to the public.

St. Cloud Teen Anime Club Meets Dec. 13

St. Cloud Teen Anime Club Meets Dec. 13

  Teens - join us at the St. Cloud Public Library for anime, manga, food and more!  Bring your favorite anime inspired card game to share with other Anime-maniacs!  Friday Dec. 13 from 4:30 to 5:45 p.m. in the Mississippi Community Room.