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  • St. Michael Library is closed at 6:30 due to inclement weather conditions.

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

Second 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Celebration

Second 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Celebration

The Eagle Bend Friends of the Library hosted the second 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program celebration with seven children reaching the 1,000 book goal. A clown performance by Edwin Meyer kicked off the event which was attended by 31 children and 22 adults. Each 1,000 Book winner was presented with a certificate and a stuffed animal and matching book. All children attending the party received a balloon. Rick Hest (Friends president) and Barb Hest (Friends historian) helped host the event along with Branch Assistant Cathy Perish.