Author Jeff Sauve Murder at Minnesota Point – February 27th

Author Jeff Sauve
Murder at Minnesota Point
Tuesday February 27th
6-7pm

Join us as we welcome author Jeff Sauve to the CF Library. He will talk about his book Murder at Minnesota Point.
The murder of an unidentified woman, found on Park Point’s sandy beach, made national headlines in 1894. The deceptions of the likely serial murderer – or was is murderers? – would not begin to unravel until years later. Fascinated by the true story author/historian Jeffrey Sauve embarked on a decade of research for his telling of a long-forgotten crime in Murder at Minnesota Point.

Winter Reading Program for Adults & Teens – February 1st – March 15th

Winter Reading Program for Adults & Teens
February 1st – March 15th

Registration:
Register online or at the library anytime Feb 1 – Mar 15. Participants must provide their first & last name and contact information (email and/or phone #)

Register Here

Prize Drawings:
Initial registration constitutes entry in the prize drawings to be held on Mar 16th. Need not be present to win, though prizes will be distributed first-come first-served.
Additional entries can be earned by completing THAWmometers. There is no limit to the number of entries, but each person can only win once.

Participation Prizes:
Once registered, participants may choose a small reward from the front desk basket each time they visit the library between Feb 1-Mar 15. (Limit 1 per day)

Mailbox Mysteries – Available until March 1st

Mailbox Mysteries
Available until March 1st
Test your skills as a detective, treasure hunter, or even a spy at the center of a global conspiracy! Each mystery has a unique theme with an immersive storyline that unfolds over the course of four weekly installments sent to your mailbox. Items may include: personal letters, photos, historical documents, newspaper clippings, coded messages, and more.
Recommended for adults & teens due to difficulty and thematic elements.
To order, email: mstelter@selco.info with your full name & address.

The Reminders Concert – Feb. 27th

The Reminders Concert
Monday Feb. 27th
7pm
Brussels-born emcee Big Samir and Queens-born emcee and vocalist Aja Black create visionary music infused with roots, soul, and Colorado sunshine!
The Reminders’ rhymes blend seamlessly with soulful vocals and reggae-tinged hip-hop beats to highlight relevant and inspiring messages of unity and togetherness.

Snow Escape! Stranded & Snowbound – Feb. 25th

Snow Escape!
Stranded & Snowbound
Saturday, Feb. 25th
10:00am – 2:00pm
Adults & Teens join us for an Escape Room challenge.
Registration is required: Email mstelter@selco.info or contact the CF Library 507-263-2804 to sign-up for a 1 hour time slot in groups of up to 5 people.

Minnesota’s Wild & Woolly Prohibition Days with Arn Kind – Saturday March 12th

Minnesota’s Wild & Woolly Prohibition Days
with Arn Kind
Saturday March 12th
10am – 12pm

Meet the drys, wets, gangsters, flappers, lawmen and suffragists of America’s most colorful, complex constitutional hiccup! This free program promises to be both informative and entertaining.
Arn Kind brings history to life with hands-on, interactive presentations. Meticulous historical research in the hands of this gifted storyteller and professional educator lets you experience history in a way that no textbook can: History literally comes alive, bridging the gap between historical era and modern
audience.

Dog Sled Presentation – Friday March 11th

Dog Sled Presentation
Meet at CF Warming House
by the pool
Friday March 11th
6-7 pm

An introduction to the basics of dog sledding. Meet the dogs, learn about the equipment, and see it all in action. Most of the program will be outdoors, so dress for the weather!

 

Adult & Teen Winter Reading Program – January 31st thru March 14th

Winter Reading Program for Adults & Teens
January 31st thru March 14th
Open to adults & teens ages 13+
Registration:
Registration will be available both online HERE and at the Library beginning Monday, January 31 through Monday, March 14. Participants will need to provide their first & last name and contact information (email and/or phone) to register. Initial registration constitutes entry into the prize drawings, all of which will be held on March 15th. Need not be present to win, though prizes will be selected by the winners on a first-come, first-served basis.
Participation Prizes:
After the initial registration, participants may choose a specialty chocolate reward each time they visit the library to check out a book or attend a library program.