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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 »

Year in Reading 2016

Year in Reading 2016

The March challenge for a Year in Reading is to read a graphic novel.
These may look like comic books (and some of them are) but many graphic novels feature a story and artwork that are complex and highly accomplished. Read more »

History Comes Alive at St. Cloud Library

History Comes Alive at St. Cloud Library

     This is the last week to experience the Anne Frank traveling exhibit in the Teen Area of the St. Cloud Public Library. To add another layer of life to this historical time period, we will be viewing the documentary "The Typist" on Thursday, Feb 25 beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the Mississippi Room. Read more »

Dave Cofell to Play at the St. Cloud Library

Dave Cofell to Play at the St. Cloud Library

Start your weekend feeling groovy. Dave Cofell will perform at the St. Cloud Public Library on Friday, March 4 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Mississippi Room. Read more »

GRRL-Upsala Trivia Not Trivial!

GRRL-Upsala Trivia Not Trivial!

In a hard thought battle on Saturday Jan. 9, three members of the GRRL-Upsala Trivia Team answered their way to victory in GRRL's online trivia contest. Team members Mike and Debbie Disher and Nancy Reesemann researched questions finding answers through Google searches and GRRL databases. Read more »

Common Core Lecture Series at the St. Cloud Public Library

Common Core Lecture Series at the St. Cloud Public Library

    The St. Cloud Public Library has partnered with the English Department of St. Cloud State University to offer a series of free lectures in February open to the public. Below are the dates and topics for each lecture: Read more »

Trivia Contest To Repeat In 2017

Trivia Contest To Repeat In 2017

A ROAR ripped through our Great River Regional Library system on Jan. 9 when Upsala Public Library won the first Minne-SNOW-ta Knows Trivia Challenge. Read more »

Melrose Library Gets New Circulation Desk!

Melrose Library Gets New Circulation Desk!

The Melrose Public Library's long awaited new circulation desk has arrived! 
The staff and patrons are loving it!  Features include two additional  work areas, much more counter space, increased storage, and quite a bit more area behind the circulation desk.This will make checkout much more efficient at busy times. Read more »

Vacancy Representing Sherburne County on Board of Trustees

Vacancy Representing Sherburne County on Board of Trustees

Sherburne County has an opening for a citizen member on the Great River Regional Library Board of Trustees.
The Board is comprised of 15 members as appointed by their respective County Boards of Commissioners according to the provisions of the regional service agreement and representing the counties of Benton, Morrison, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd and Wright. Read more »

Year In Reading

Year In Reading

The February challenge for a Year in Reading is to read a book set in the desert! Read more »