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Sign Up for the SRP!

Sign Up for the SRP!

The Summer Reading Program is here again.

From now until Saturday, Aug. 8, children are encouraged to read, read, read! Read more »

Learn a Language

Learn a Language

Whether this summer has you going on a vacation or staycation, take Pronunciator along. With 80 different language modules, there’s something for everyone. Are you taking a trip, and you’d like to be able to ask where the bathrooms are? The 8-week travel prep guide is for you. Read more »

Play And Learn With New Toys At Paynesville Library

Play And Learn With New Toys At Paynesville Library

Play is serious business for children: Toys are fun, but they are also the tools that develop fine motor skills, pre-reading skills, problem-solving, imagination and creativity, and other important skills. The Friends of the Paynesville Public Library has donated a collection of toys to the Paynesville Branch. Read more »

Community Meetings Scheduled for Cokato, St. Michael, Pierz, Elk River, Foley

Community Meetings Scheduled for Cokato, St. Michael, Pierz, Elk River, Foley

The community meetings schedule for public discussions about library services has been expanded. Dates and times are:

   Long Prairie Public Library, Wednesday, June 10, 7:00 p.m.
   Cokato Public Library, Tuesday, June 30, 7:00 p.m. 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!

 

Check out the programming options at GRRL libraries

Check out the programming options at GRRL libraries

Your Great River Regional Library is a fun place to explore with services and programs for all age groups. Here are a few of the programs offered in the very near future. Read more »

Library Supports Sherburne County Inmate Writing Program

Library Supports Sherburne County Inmate Writing Program

Sixteen incarcerated women have completed writing workshops that resulted in a printed booklet now available as part of the Great River Regional Library collection housed at the Elk River Public Library. Read more »

Library Tech Tips

Library Tech Tips
  • How to Place Holds on Magazines

If you know which magazine you wish to check out, the trick to finding it on the catalog is to add the word periodical to the magazine title: 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 »