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Library Legacy Funding to be Reduced

Library Legacy Funding to be Reduced

Library users across Minnesota are likely to see a decrease in programming activity at their local libraries in the next state biennium, beginning July 2016.
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Delano Celebrates National Library Week

Delano Celebrates National Library Week

On Tuesday, April 21, Delano patrons celebrated "What the Library Has Made Possible for You."
They enjoyed  a tasty "book" cake, had their faces painted and took a few minutes to write favorite library stories on the windows. Stop at the library anytime and let us help you make your "possibilities" happen.

Dia de los Ninos/Dia de los Libros - Day of the Child/Day of the Book, Saturday, April 25, 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Dia de los Ninos/Dia de los Libros - Day of the Child/Day of the Book, Saturday, April 25, 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

   Dia de los Ninos/Dia de los Libros - Day of the Child/Day of the Book - will be celebrated at the Monticello Public Library on Saturday, April 25, 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  Read more »

Find Great Bargains at St. Cloud Friends Book Sale

Find Great Bargains at St. Cloud Friends Book Sale

The St. Cloud Friends of the Library Bag of Books Sale will take place Thursday through Saturday, April 16-18 in the Mississippi Room of the St. Cloud Public Library. Read more »

Big Truck Visit to the Buffalo Public Library

Big Truck Visit to the Buffalo Public Library

A Peterbilt semi truck will be in the west parking lot of the Buffalo Public Library for children to view during  storytime starting at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, April 22. Read more »

Chain Maille --not just for suits of armour anymore

Chain Maille --not just for suits of armour anymore

Chain maille (also spelled chainmail) was once a medieval soldier's main protection from an opponent's sword or club. It's a form of armour created by weaving metal rings together tightly to form a dense mesh. Today, chain maille is also seen as a beautiful form of jewelry and art. Read more »

Spring Story Hour a Hit at Melrose

Spring Story Hour a Hit at Melrose

A spring story hour at the Melrose Public Library on April 6 was a hit with families who complimented the staff on presenting a great program. Read more »

Mixed Blood Production at St. Cloud Library

Mixed Blood Production at St. Cloud Library

The St. Cloud Public library is pleased to announce we will be hosting the Mixed Blood Theater's production of Hijab Tube on Thursday, April 9 from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. in the Children's Programming Room. Attendance is free and open to everyone. Read more »

I Will Survive at St. Cloud

I Will Survive at St. Cloud

   Zombie Apocalypse? Hunger Games? Car died in the middle of the Canadian wilderness? No problem! 
   Join Devin Cesnik, a former Air Force SERE (survival, evasion, resistance, escape) instructor as he teaches the basics of survival. With what you learn in this four-week series, you will be better prepared to face what life throws at you!  Read more »

St. Cloud Celebrates Shakespeare's Birthday ~ movie style

St. Cloud Celebrates Shakespeare's Birthday ~ movie style

Films From Shakespeare
Mondays in April starting April 6 at 6:00 p.m. in the Mississippi Community Room at St. Cloud Public Library.
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