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"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 »

Penny Leuthard Altered Bottle Workshop at St. Cloud Library

Penny Leuthard Altered Bottle Workshop at St. Cloud Library

Bring an empty bottle and your creativity to the St. Cloud Public Library Monday, March 28 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Artist Penny Leuthard will guide you through the process of changing an empty bottle into a one of a kind piece of artwork. Everything you need will be supplied; however, everyone is encouraged to bring any personal items they would like to include.  

St. Cloud Teens - It's a great day for Crafternoon!

St. Cloud Teens - It's a great day for Crafternoon!

Come hang out and get crafty at the St. Cloud Public Library. We'll dig out all our most fun supplies for some creating and crafting. Join us Friday, March 25 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. in Room 263. See what your imagination looks like once it's been glittered and bedazzled.  

Oyez~ Full Armor Fighting Demo at the St. Cloud Library

Oyez~ Full Armor Fighting Demo at the St. Cloud Library

The Shire of Rockhaven requests your presence at a series of Medieval Madness classes at the St. Cloud Public Library Wednesdays in March, beginning March 16.  Below is the schedule, times, and rooms. Read more »

"Space" Storytime @ Paynesville Wednesday March 9

"Space" Storytime @ Paynesville Wednesday March 9

Wednesday, March 9 at 10:30 a.m., the Paynesville Public Library will present a preschool storytime for ages 0 to 6. Join us for stories, songs, and  crafts about the sun, moon and stars! Read more »

Zentangles: Doodling with a Purpose in St. Michael

Zentangles: Doodling with a Purpose in St. Michael

The adult coloring and doodling craze has hit us by storm. We are embracing this in St. Michael on Monday, March 14 from 6:30-8:00 p.m. The Zentangle Workshop offered by Artist Penny Leuthard will enable you to tap into your inner artist. Read more »

Feeling Crafty? Come to the St. Cloud Library

Feeling Crafty?  Come to the St. Cloud Library

We're going paper craft crazy at the St. Cloud Public Library~ and we want you to join in!  Monday, March 7 from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. in the Bremer Room we'll be showing you how to create a 3" micro book with secret pockets out of 1 sheet of paper. One sheet! Limit 10, so register early. Read more »

NY Times Tech Tips

NY Times Tech Tips

The folks at the New York Times are known for their insightful articles on current events, books, and culture, but did you know they’ve dipped their toe in the Tech Tips pool? Read more »

High $5 for March!

High $5 for March!

This year, library supporters who make a donation of $5 or more to Great River Regional Library will receive a lime green bracelet that declares: "I AM A LIBRARY SUPPORTER!" Read more »