Library News

Are you ready, St. Cloud, for the Planter Challenge?

Are you ready, St. Cloud, for the Planter Challenge?

Who has the best creative green thumb in St. Cloud? We'll provide the pot, the soil, and a variety of plants~ you provide the magic by creating a beautiful planter display. All planters will reside on the Green Roof for all to see. Adults. Limit 10. Registration is required.  Saturday June 6th from noon - 2.

Take Part In Live Chat May 26 with New Library Director

Take Part In Live Chat May 26 with New Library Director

Join Karen Pundsack, new executive director of Great River Regional Library, in a live chat at 3:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 26 on sctimes.com. She will talk about her vision for the library system, upcoming programs, and how the digital age is affecting libraries. The chat will be mediated by Stephanie Dickrell, reporter for the St. Cloud Times. Read more »

Annandale Friends of the Library Annual Book Sale

Annandale Friends of the Library Annual Book Sale

The Annandale Friends of the Library are currently collecting clean, gently used items for their annual book sale scheduled for Saturday, June 27, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon. All money raised from the sale is spent on the Annandale library programs and other library needs. Books, CDs, and DVDs can be dropped off through June 23 during library open hours. Read more »

Check Us Out this Summer--There's A LOT Going on at the Long Prairie Library!

Check Us Out this Summer--There's A LOT Going on at the Long Prairie Library!

Looking for something to do once school's out? We've got just what you're looking for at the Long Prairie Public Library! Read more »

Studying for finals? The library can help with that!

Studying for finals?  The library can help with that!

   High School finals got you down? The St. Cloud Public Library is here for you! Head on in to Room 259 for a quiet study space just for teens. Room 259 is open all day from May 18 to May 30. Don't forget to talk to a librarian for study help!

 

Wright County Public Health Donates Books

Wright County Public Health Donates Books

Parents now have more choices for children's books about healthy eating and staying active. Read more »

Upsala Friends Purchase Periodicals

Upsala Friends Purchase Periodicals

Friends of the Upsala Public Library purchase magazine subscriptions for Upsala Public Library. The most recent additions are Better Home and Gardens and Good Housekeeping. Periodicals can be checked out from the library - even the newest issues. These new titles join the periodical holdings list at Upsala that includes: Read more »

GRRL Names New Executive Director

GRRL Names New Executive Director

The Great River Regional Library board of trustees has appointed Karen Pundsack as the new Executive Director. Read more »

Check out Summer Events at the Becker Library

Check out Summer Events at the Becker Library

Summer is just around the corner!  Keep boredom away by attending programs and events at the Becker Public Library this summer.

We will kick off our summer events with a Battle of the Books for teens on Monday, June 8 at 7:00 p.m. Stop in the library now to see which books have been selected for the event and to sign up. Read more »

Swanville Public Library to host summer events

Swanville Public Library to host summer events

Photo: Left to right, Nancy Leasman, Cindy Bruggenthies, Julia Mueller, and Stephanie Muggli gathered for a Great River Regional Library (GRRL) all-staff day on April 27 in St. Cloud. Read more »