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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.

Coffee and a Classic

Wednesday, October 1st, 2PM Coffee and a Classic, a new program at the library, will occur every first Wednesday of the month at 2PM. Come enjoy coffee, a light afternoon snack and a classic movie. Call the library for details on the movies that will be playing each month.

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The Cuckoo's Calling by Robert Galbraith

Whodunit Book Club

Tuesday, October 14th, 6PM Introducing a new book club for mystery lovers! The Whodunit Book Club will meet every second Tuesday of the month at the library. For this book club, we will read a mystery novel and complete a hands on activity related to the book. For October we will be reading The Cuckoo's Calling by Robert Galbraith. In this novel, Cormoran Strike, a private investigator, is hired to investigate the supposed suicide of a famous supermodel. The case plunges Strike into the world of the rich and famous. Please register for this meeting by calling the library or using this online form.

The Orchardist by Amanda Coplin

Lunch Bunch Book Club

Wednesday, October 15, 12PM Join us this month at Cornerstone Coffee to have lunch and discuss The Orchardist by Amanda Coplin. The Orchardist tells the story of a solitary orchardist named Talmadge who takes in two girls he finds in the area. When the girls begin to trust him, men with guns arrive at the orchard and a shattering tragedy follows, leaving Talmadge to save and protect the girls as well as forcing him to face his own past. In November we will be reading Frog Music by Emma Donoghue.

Free Legal Advice Clinic

Friday, October 17, 10AM Central Minnesota Legal Services will be available by appointment to provide free legal counseling. Call (320) 403-1051 to set up an appointment and for more information. (Criminal matters are not accepted through this clinic.)

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

Zinio 101

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Tuesday, October 21, 10AM Did you know that you can check out issues of magazines and read them directly on your computer or tablet for free from the library? Come to Zinio 101 and learn how to check out these magazines to read at home. Registration is required and can be done by contacting the library or through this online form.

Craft Circle

yarn and knitting needles

Wednesday, October 22, 3-5PM Bring your knitting, crochet, needlepoint or other craft and join others as we craft together in this supportive environment. All skill levels are welcome. The craft circle occurs every fourth Wednesday of the month.

iPad: The Apps

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Tuesday, October 28, 10AM iPad: the Apps will teach you tips and tricks for using the apps preinstalled on your iPad. In this class, we will be going over Safari, Photos, Notes, Calendar and more! If you do not have an iPad to bring we have a limited number for use during this class. Registration is required and can be done by contacting the library or using this online form.

OverDrive Series

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

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