Minnesota’s Jack Sparrow – June 27th

Minnesota’s Jack Sparrow
Thursday, June 27th
1:00 pm

As Minnesota’s Jack Sparrow, Joshua Godfredson’s impersonation of Captain Jack Sparrow thrills kids and adults alike. Don’t be surprised if you accidentally learn some REAL pirate facts from this history buff, he spends a large amount of time teaching Pirate History to schools and historical events from coast to coast.


Launch and Light S.T.E.M. Class – June 20th

Launch and Light
S.T.E.M. Class
Thursday, June 20th
1 pm
Join us for a special hands on S.T.E.M. class with Peter Johnson.
Rockets/Launch, Focusing Telescope, Thermal Camera,
Making Radio Waves, Bending Light,  X-ray, UV, Visible infrared, and Radio Wave demos.
Registration is required and space is limited.
For ages 7 & up

Online catalog will be down 6/17/19

On Monday, June 17th, our online catalog will be down all day for a SELCO-wide software migration. We will not be able to access our online catalog or request books for you that day. We will, however, be open and will be able to perform some limited circulation. Please be patient with us, and all libraries in SELCO. We wish to make this transition as smooth as possible and apologize in advance for any inconveniences.

Brass – A Tail Waggin’ Tutor

Brass – A Tail Waggin’ Tutor
June 12th, 26 & July 10th 
3:30 – 4:30 pm
July 26th 10:30 – 11:30 am
Brass, a therapy dog trained by Therapy Dogs International (TDI) and owner Sadie Simmons, will be at the library select Wednesdays from 3:30-4:30 pm.
Free private reading sessions are available for your child to read to Brass, whether to practice, improve skills or just for fun!
Registration is required for a 20 minute session, and sign-up is available in the library or by calling 507-263-2804. Walk-ins are taken, if the sessions are not full.
If you have questions, please contact Cyndi Z. at the library.

Mural Unveiling Party – June 14th

Cannon Falls Library
Mural Unveiling Party!
Friday, June 14th
7-8 pm
Join the Cannon Falls Library & The Cannon Arts Board for the unveiling of the new mural in the Library’s Young Adult area,

Help commemorate the occasion with sparkling juice & refreshments, meet supervising artist Kelli Bickman and the youth artists that helped design & complete the mural, and be among the first to view the final product.

All ages welcome to attend!

Couch to 5K – June 11th to Aug. 16th

Couch to 5K
June 11 – Aug 16th
(except 4th of July week)

This summer the Cannon Falls Library is offering a Couch-to-5K program, designed to help beginner (or lapsed) runners work up to being able to complete a 5K, injury free. Each participant will receive a complete training schedule that includes strength & flexibility
routines and helpful tips. Newcomers are welcome to join at any point in the program!
WHERE: Riverside Park
WHEN: every Tues, Wed, Thurs, & Fri at 8:00am June 11 — Aug 16 (except 4th of July week)
WHAT TO BRING: Comfortable shoes, water and clothing appropriate for the weather
COST: This program is free and open to all ages and abilities!
*All participants must sign a waiver.

Concert with Elisa Korenne – May 31st

Elisa Korenne
Friday May 31st
6-7 pm

Minnesota’s Ordinarily Unsung Concert is an award-winning song and story concert about unsung, unique, and unusual people in Minnesota history.
Based on true stories of real Minnesotans collected by nationally-acclaimed singer-songwriter, author, and storyteller Elisa Korenne, Minnesota’s Ordinarily Unsung Concert celebrates Minnesota’s 150+ years as a state.
Minnesota’s Ordinarily Unsung concerts are feasts for the ears and the soul. They inspire audiences with musical character studies and narratives that feature Elisa’s warm, rich voice, and they are interspersed with Elisa’s characteristic humor and love for audience participation.
This is an event you won’t want to miss.