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Library News Archive: January 2014
By Mark Anderson, News Editor, courtesy of Staples World
Staples Motley High School students were one of 15 groups in the Great River Regional Library area to participate in the Big Read, all centered around “To Kill a Mockingbird,” the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Harper Lee. Read more »
The Becker Public Library, with the help of local artist Alison Love Unzelman, is gearing up to start work on the sixth section of the Dewey Decimal System collaborative mural project displayed in the library. The sixth mural will focus on the numbers 600-699. Read more »
The St. Cloud Friends of the Library “Bags of Books” and Vintage/Collectibles Sale will be on Friday and Saturday, Jan. 17 and 18, at the St. Cloud Public Library downtown St. Cloud. Read more »
Minnesota Crime Wave: Meet authors Carl Brookins, Ellen Hart and William Kent Krueger on Saturday Feb 1, 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon at the Rockford Community Center. Free! Refreshments served.
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The Friends of the Staples Public Library have purchased a children's coat rack for young patrons at the Staples Public Library. When entering the library the coat rack is located on your left. Immediately behind it are illustrations and text from the classic story of "The Little Engine That Could."
Thanks to the Friends for their generosity!