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The Green Road

Tony Oliva

A God in Ruins

Reagan: The Life




The Residence

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We want your Input!

As always, we welcome your input for programs you'd like to see or perhaps would like to lead at the library. Use this survey or contact us via phone or email with your input. For any questions about programs, email Annice or call us at (320) 235-3162.

Book a Librarian

Ask a Librarian

Set up an hour long one-on-one session with a librarian for help with researching a topic, basic computer skills, finding books to read and more. To set up an appointment, use the online form or call the library.


The House Girl by Tara Conklin

Novels @ Night

Tuesday, June 9, 7PM
Join us for a book discussion and dessert every second Tuesday of the month at 7PM. This month we will be discussing The House Girl by Tara Conklin. New members are always welcome!

Future selections:
July – Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel;
August: Lucky Us by Amy Bloom


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Recipe Swap

Saturday, June 13, 11AM
Looking to update your recipe collection? Come to the Recipe Swap! It works like this:

  1. Pick out one of your favorite recipes
  2. Show up with your dish and a copy of the recipe
  3. Sample everyone's dishes and exchange cooking tips
  4. Leave with a copy of everyone's recipes to try

Registration is required for this event and can be done by calling the library or using this online form.


Burial Rites by Hannah Kent

Lunch Bunch Book Club

Friday, June 19
Join us for lunch at Cornerstone Coffee as we discuss Burial Rites by Hannah Kent. This book club meets the third Wednesday of every month and new members are always welcome.

Future selections:
July – Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo;
August – Left Neglected by Lisa Genova


Free Legal Advice Clinic

Friday, May 15
The Central Minnesota Legal Services offers free legal advice at the library every third Friday of the month. Registration is required and must be done through the organization. Call them at (320) 403-1051 to schedule an appointment. Note: No criminal matters accepted through this clinic.

LSC: Legal Services Corporation - America's partner for equal justice


Mason Jar Herb Garden

Mason jar herb garden

Saturday, June 20, 2PM Come to this DIY event and make two herb jars to take home. The herb jars are perfect for your kitchen window sill or to put outside and will provide you with fresh herbs to use in your cooking. This event is open to all ages, however individuals 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Registration is required and can be done by calling the library or using this online form.


Craft Circle

yarn and knitting needles

Thursday, June 22, 4-6PM
The Craft Circle is a supportive environment for individuals to craft and learn from each other. Bring your knitting, crochet, needlepoint or other craft project and work on it with other like-minded individuals.


Red Cross Blood Drive

American Red Cross

Wednesday, June 24, 9AM-3PM he library will host a blood drive on Wednesday, June 24. This is a great way to give back to the community as the majority of blood donations stay in the local area. Appointments are strongly encouraged and can be made via the Red Cross at or by calling the library.


OverDrive Series

Missed our OverDrive Classes? The recorded session has been posted on our Catalog page!

Adult Services Librarian:
Annice Sevett

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