LITERARY & LECTURES
March 18, 2014
Garrison Keillor, host of A Prairie Home Companion and The Writer's Almanac, performs live with pianist Richard Dworsky. The performance is 90 minutes, with no intermission. This event is a benefit for SCSU's student literary and arts journal, The Upper Mississippi Harvest....More
March 20, 2014
Enjoy meeting award winning author, Brian Freeman.
Brian Freeman is an international bestselling author of psychological suspense novels. His books have been sold in 46 ...More
March 24, 2014
Bestselling cozy mystery author (and St Cloud native) Joanne Fluke, who will be going on a national tour in March 2014 for her next hardcover novel, BLACKBERRY PIE MURDER, will stop ...More
March 26, 2014
"The Yorkville Twins" is an award-winning* memoir by retired Minnesota teachers John and Joe Gindele, twin sons born of immigrant parents during World War II. It is the ...More
March 29, 2014
This presentation takes the audience on a ghostly journey to some of the most haunted places in Minnesota. It covers the entire state of MN from Wandering Ghosts in the North Woods ...More
April 14, 2014
Share your writing with other writers at the library. Each meeting will feature a writing prompt to get your creative fire going and a theme selected for the following month to ...More
Presented by ISD 728 Regional Arts Partner Perpich Center for Arts Education and Paramount Education Outreach at Elk River High School
June 16-June 17, 2014
During the 2-day immersion into the Picturing Writing process, teachers will learn how they can combine creativity, rigor and deep thinking required by the ELA Common Core in a ...More
Presented by St. Cloud State U. Creative Writing Program
June 16-June 19, 2014
|Living the Dream: Historic Homes of Minnesota|
Take a tour with photographer Doug Ohman as he takes you to many of Minnesota?s most elegant homes. Doug will share the stories and personalities that surround many of these historic treasures. ?If the walls could talk? will become reality in this most interesting slide program.
|Great River Regional Library System||03/15/14||Kimball|
|"Let's Talk About It: Muslim Journeys" Book Group|
The College of Saint Benedict's Clemens Library will offer a series of public book discussions, led by Dr. Jeffrey Diamond, about Islamic history and cultures. We will meet 5:00-6:30pm every other Thursday from February 13-April 10, 2014. Contact Diana Symons to sign up and get free copies of the five books we'll be discussing.
This reading and discussion series has been made possible through a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities in cooperation with the American...
|Llama Llama Day|
Come celebrate Llama Llama Day at the library with stories, arts and crafts and snack.
|Great River Regional Library System||04/10/14||Melrose|
|Teatime with Tea Rex|
Meet Tea Rex, a guest that just about any child would love to have to tea! This is a story, by Molly Idle of an overactive dinosaur and a very proper (and patient) girl and boy as they attempt to come together for tea! Your host, Carla Rae Johnson, author of Teatime Tillie will share some teatime poems, a few etiquette tips to wow your own special guests, a fun craft and yummy food. Wear your teatime best and join us for the fun! For children age 3-7 years with their caregivers. Limit 30....
|Great River Regional Library System||04/12/14||Kimball|