Library News

Bug Guy a Hit in Eagle Bend

Bug Guy a Hit in Eagle Bend

Bruce the Bug Guy was a big hit at the Eagle Bend Public Library on June 19. Fifty-four children and adults attended the program, funded in part with Legacy money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Read more »

St. Cloud Adult Book Club

St. Cloud Adult Book Club

Adult Book Club, Wednesday, June 27th 7:00-8:00 p.m. St Cloud Library room 259--Book: Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer.

Family Movie Night at St. Cloud

Family Movie Night at St. Cloud

Come share laughs and popcorn at the St. Cloud Public Library Tuesday, June 26th from 7:00-8:30 pm.  We'll be showing the newest Kermit, Piggy and Gonzo adventure in the Mississippi Room.  Do they raise enough money to save the Great Muppet Theater?  Come find out!!

Witness to History - Larry Tillemans talk at the St. Cloud Library

Witness to History - Larry Tillemans talk at the St. Cloud Library

Please join us at the St. Cloud Public Library for this amazing opportunity June 6 and June 20.  Larry Tillemans is the last living court clerk from the Nuremburg War Crimes Trials of the senior Nazi leaders responsible for WWII atrocities including the Holocaust. He will share his memories of the proceedings in two sessions at the St. Read more »

Minnesota Book Awards Winners Announced

Minnesota Book Awards Winners Announced

The Minnesota Book Awards winners have been announced, and they are all available at Great River Regional Library. Read more »

Governor Dayton Launches Leap Into Reading

Governor Dayton Launches Leap Into Reading

Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton proclaimed Feb. 29, 2012 to be Leap Into Reading Day. This signals an increased emphasis to improve literacy statewide on the part of the Minnesota Department of Education. Leap Into Reading activities will continue through the year, including events at Great River Regional Library. Read more »

Love Songs to Enjoy

Everybody needs love. It's a universal. To not have love in your life is like not seeing the sky or feeling the sun on your face. A new love makes us want to sing even if we shouldn't, and when we can't find the words we let others sing for us. Read more »

New OverDrive Help

New OverDrive Help

OverDrive, the vendor of digital library services to Great River Regional Library has improved OverDrive Help to make your digital library experience better. OverDrive Help includes newly-written help articles and tutorials covering everything you need to know to enjoy eBooks and eAudiobooks from our digital collection. Read more »

Penguin Walks Away From eBook Library Loans

Penguin Walks Away From eBook Library Loans

As of today, Feb. 10, 2012, Penguin no longer offers additional copies of eBooks and eAudiobooks for library purchase. Penguin is terminating its contract with Overdrive, the company that provides materials for our Digital Library. This situation is beyond our control. Read more »

Free Legal Advice Clinic

Free Legal Advice Clinic

Central Minnesota Legal Services is now offering a free legal advice clinic at the St. Cloud Public Library to assist persons with matters of family and/or estate and probate law. 

Advice clinics will be held on the fourth Tuesday of every month. All clinic sessions will be held from 12 noon to 1:00 p.m.  Read more »