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Library News

Enjoy Your library!

Enjoy Your library!

A great community library reflects a great community, and a big part of that is making the library fit what the community needs!
The Great River Regional Library has a variety of ways you can give us input to make your library better. Read more »

November Reading

November Reading

Continue your Year of Reading by reading an award winning book this November. Read more »

Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports

Did you know that Great River Regional Library has Consumer Reports magazines?
We do, and they are even searchable with keywords! Follow these instructions to get started! Read more »

Yorkville Twins: Hilarious Adventures of Growing Up in New York City

Yorkville Twins: Hilarious Adventures of Growing Up in New York City

Twin brothers Joe and John Gindele provide a humorous look back at their childhood in New York City's Upper East Side in the 1940s-1950s. After high school they moved to Minnesota where they attained degrees and began lengthy teaching careers. But they have fond memories of the ethnic neighborhood in which they grew up. Read more »

Gear Up for NaNoWriMo at the St. Cloud Library

Gear Up for NaNoWriMo at the St. Cloud Library

    NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) is November and the St. Cloud Public Library wants you to Gear Up! 
We'll be offering a series of classes to help you become the novelist you've always known you can be. Published author and travel writer Lisa McClintick will be facilitating these sessions. Read more »

October is Meet the Blind Month

October is Meet the Blind Month

Visit the St. Cloud Public Library on Friday, Oct. 23 between 1:00 and 5:00 p.m. to meet members of the Central MN chapter of the National Federation of the Blind. Learn about the daily life of a blind person - you'll be glad you did!

Rose Ensemble morning concert in St. Cloud: Last Queen of Hawaii

Rose Ensemble morning concert in St. Cloud: Last Queen of Hawaii

Come to the Mississippi Room at St. Cloud Public Library Monday, Oct. 12 at 10:30 a.m. and allow yourself to be transported to paradise. Read more »

Exploring Quickbooks at the St. Cloud Public Library

Exploring Quickbooks at the St. Cloud Public Library

   Are you running a small to medium sized business, and wish you had a full time accountant? You need to  come to the St. Cloud library Thursday, Oct. 8 at 6 p.m. and learn how to use Quickbooks. Need training and guidance in business management, accounting and bookkeeping? We're here to help! Read more »

How Anoka became the Halloween Capital at the St. Cloud Library

How Anoka became the Halloween Capital at the St. Cloud Library

  Anoka native Roxy Orcutt will be sharing what she learned while writing her book, "History and Hauntings of the Halloween Capital," Friday Oct. 9 from 3:30 to 4:45 p.m.  She tells the story of how the town of Anoka, MN became the Halloween Capital of the World (declared by U.S. Congress and everything!). Read more »

Dreadful Diorama Challenge through October at the St. Cloud library

Dreadful Diorama Challenge through October at the St. Cloud library

    Spookiness abounds in October, and the St. Cloud Public Library is asking for more!  We're asking you to create wee windows of terror to share with the larger community. We provide the boxes, you provide the horror diorama. There are many iconic scenes from scary movies - or perhaps from your own nightmares! Read more »