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Tinker, Tailor...

Tinker, Tailor...

The June challenge for a Year In Reading is to read a book featuring an occupation you are curious about. Read more »

Summer Audiobooks

Summer Audiobooks

Audiobooks are the perfect way to pass time during long car rides, plane rides, or just stretches of sunning yourself on the beach. This summer, make books your life's soundtrack with these great resources. Read more »

St. Cloud Film Club adds sizzle to your weekend

St. Cloud Film Club adds sizzle to your weekend

  Memorial Day Weekend! It's the official gateway to summer. The temperature outside is on the rise, and we have the sizzle for you inside this weekend at the St. Cloud Public Library. Join us Saturday, May 28 beginning at 1 p.m. for our St. Cloud Film Club. This month's selection is Mad, Hot Ballroom. Read more »

New Programs Beginning in Becker

New Programs Beginning in Becker

Becker Public Library will be offering new programs this summerRead more »

Get In Gear Maker Space Challenge @ Paynesville Library Through May!

Get In Gear Maker Space Challenge @ Paynesville Library Through May!

Brush up on your engineering and problem-solving skills: Kids are challenged to power the Krazy Gears Merry-Go-Round by figuring out how to connect interlocking gears to the power source. Don't forget to show a library staffer when you successfully complete the challenge! Read more »

Printmaking Fun at Royalton Library

Printmaking Fun at Royalton Library

   The Royalton Public Library was filled with creative and positive energy when master artist Willicey Tynes returned  to lead an introduction to printmaking class. On this lovely May morning participants enjoyed learning about the history of printmaking and then designed their own Lino-cut used to make prints. Read more »

Willow Orb Class a Hit in Royalton

Willow Orb Class a Hit in Royalton

    Local artist Len Sharon presented a class on weaving decorative orbs to an enthusiastic group at the Royalton Public Library on Saturday, May 7. He makes the orbs from willow branches that he gathers from the countryside near his home in rural Randall. The classes that Sharon offers are some of the most popular events offered at the Royalton library. Read more »

Author Spotlight: Carrie Mesrobian at the St. Cloud Library

Author Spotlight: Carrie Mesrobian at the St. Cloud Library

Join us Saturday, May 14 from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. at the St. Cloud Public Library when Minnesota young adult author Carrie Mesrobian will speak to teens about writing and about her many novels. Carrie teaches writing to teenagers at The Loft Literacy Center in Minneapolis. Read more »

St. Cloud Library Program: Protect Yourself Against Identity Theft

St. Cloud Library Program: Protect Yourself Against Identity Theft

Do you know that seven percent of all U.S. citizens 16 years old and older experienced at least one identity theft incident in the past 12 months? The best way to protect yourself is to know the facts. On Tuesday, May 10 at 6:00 p.m., Officer Justin will be providing a free community safety seminar at the St. Read more »

Become a part of the Game Night Gang at the St. Cloud Public Library!

Become a part of the Game Night Gang at the St. Cloud Public Library!

Join us at the St. Cloud Public Library on the second Monday of each month for a gaming extravaganza! Learn to play new card and board games, meet other gaming enthusiasts, and hone your gaming skills. Feel free to bring a new or unique game to share. Ages 13 and up. Adults welcome!  Room 208.