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Book a Librarian at Pierz Library

Book a Librarian at Pierz Library

If all you have is questions and what you want is answers, you should talk to a librarian.

Lucky for you a new service called “Book A Librarian” is being offered at Pierz Public Library.
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Book a Librarian at Paynesville Library!

Book a Librarian at Paynesville Library!

If all you have is questions and what you want is answers, you should talk to a librarian.

Lucky for you a new service called “Book A Librarian” is being offered at Paynesville Public Library.
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Book a Librarian at Long Prairie Library!

Book a Librarian at Long Prairie Library!

If all you have is questions and what you want is answers, you should talk to a librarian.

Lucky for you a new service called “Book A Librarian” is being offered at Long Prairie Public Library.
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Book a Librarian at Elk River Library!

Book a Librarian at Elk River Library!

If all you have is questions and what you want is answers, you should talk to a librarian.

Lucky for you a new service called “Book A Librarian” is being offered at Elk River Public Library.
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Book a Librarian at Albany Library!

Book a Librarian at Albany Library!

If all you have is questions and what you want is answers, you should talk to a librarian.

Lucky for you a new service called “Book A Librarian” is being offered at Albany Public Library. Read more »

Kimball Steampunk Jewelry Program is a Hit!

Kimball Steampunk Jewelry Program is a Hit!

The Steampunk Jewelry Program at Kimball was filled to capacity with eager library patrons who had come to learn about this innovative, creative style of jewelry making. Read more »

Beautiful Tribute at Annandale Library

Beautiful Tribute at Annandale Library

At year’s end, a second stained glass window was installed in the children’s area of the Annandale Public Library. After receiving memorial gifts on behalf of long-time Annandale resident Connie Kuehn, who passed away last spring, the Annandale Friends of the Library commissioned Michael’s Stained Glass Studio of St. Cloud to create the window panel in her honor. Read more »

Fairy Garden Creations in Eagle Bend

Fairy Garden Creations in Eagle Bend

Eagle Bend library patrons of all ages enjoyed a creative activity on Saturday, Feb. 1.
Artist Jen Anfinson provided supplies and tips on creating "fairy gardens" as part of an event funded in part with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Here are comment from attendees: Read more »

Bags of Books and Vintage/Collectibles Sale at the St. Cloud Library

Bags of Books and Vintage/Collectibles Sale at the St. Cloud Library

The St. Cloud Friends of the Library “Bags of Books” and Vintage/Collectibles Sale will be on Friday and Saturday, Jan. 17 and 18, at the St. Cloud Public Library downtown St. Cloud. Read more »

"I think I can ... I think I can" Children's Coat Rack in Staples

"I think I can ... I think I can" Children's Coat Rack in Staples

The Friends of the Staples Public Library have purchased a children's coat rack for young patrons at the Staples Public Library. When entering the library the coat rack is located on your left. Immediately behind it are illustrations and text from the classic story of "The Little Engine That Could."
Thanks to the Friends for their generosity!