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Test & Career Help

Test & Career Help

Learning Express Library has resources for all ages including practice tests for GED, GRE, SAT, ACT, TOEFL, ESL, civil service and citizenship exams, ESL and AP courses, and a Job and Career Help Center. Read more »

Rockford 1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Rockford 1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Rockford 1000 Books Before Kindergarten.

Register your birth through five-year-old child for this free reading incentive program today! Read more »

A Better Catalog

A Better Catalog

We’re making a change at the library. Read more »

1000 Books Before Kindergarten in Eagle Bend

1000 Books Before Kindergarten in Eagle Bend

Any child from birth to age 5 can sign up for the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program at the Eagle Bend Public Library. Read more »

Tech Tutor @ Paynesville Library Friday, April 15

Tech Tutor @ Paynesville Library Friday, April 15

Need help with your laptop, iPad, Kindle, smartphone or other device? 
Don't have a computer and don't know where to start? Read more »

You can be a poet!

You can be a poet!

It's National Poetry Month. Write a haiku and submit it. We'll put some of our favorites on our social media.

A haiku is a three-line poem of 5 syllables, 7 syllables, and 5 syllables, like this:

Urban cyclists ride
wrapped from head to toe in wool
sheared from country sheep
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Grow with Lynda.com

Grow with Lynda.com

April's tech tip is to scout out Lynda.com. Read more »

Look to the Stars!

Look to the Stars!

Science fiction may be a polarizing genre of literature because it conjures up images of pulp fiction monsters and crater littered landscapes. Read more »

Big Library Read

Big Library Read

"American Sniper" by Chris Kyle is the 2016 book selection for the Big Library Read program. Read more »

A New Start: The Process Stearns County Germans Took in Becoming American

A New Start: The Process Stearns County Germans Took in Becoming American

 “I heard people talk that came from Germany, that came to America, and they all said they would never go back.” Ceil Salzl made this statement about her family and their willingness to leave the Old Country. Read more »