Brass – A Tail Waggin’ Tutor – Aug. 28th

Brass – A Tail Waggin’ Tutor
Wednesday August 28th
3:30 – 4:30

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.

Mini Weapons of Mass Destruction: Maker Day – Aug. 16th

Mini Weapons of Mass Destruction: Maker Day
Friday Aug. 16th
11 am – 2 pm
  • For engineers of all ages. (Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult).
  • Invent your own device or use a design from a maker book.
  • Tools & materials provided by the library.
  • Drop in any time between 11 am – 2 pm.

Legos & Friends – Aug. 8th & 22nd

Legos & Friends
Aug. 8th & 22nd
3:00 – 4:00 pm
Come join your friends and create with Legos.
  • Legos are provided.
  • For ages 6-12 (Children 8 and under must be accompanied by an adult).
  • Finished creations can be displayed in the library until the next session.

Brass & Friends Agility Course Show at Eastside Park – July 26th

Brass & Friends
Agility Course Show
Eastside Park
Friday, July 26th
12:30 pm

Brass, a therapy dog trained by Therapy Dogs International (TDI) and owner Sadie Simmons, along with some of Brass’s close friends, with be presenting an Agility Course show for all to come and watch!  Bring a chair, bring a blanket and join us for the excitement of seeing these beautiful dogs run the agility course!

Summer Reading Program Wrap-up Party: The Magic of Isaiah – July 18th

Summer Reading Program
Wrap-up Party
The Magic of Isaiah
Thursday, July 18th
1:30 pm
It’s time to wrap-up our Summer Reading Program.
Join us for a special program: The Magic of Isaiah.
  • Contest winners will be announced
  • Prizes awarded
  • Prize drawings
Saturday, July 20th is the last day to turn in completed SRP reading records.

Siama’s Music from the Congo – July 8th

Siama’s Music from the Congo
Monday July 8th
11 am

Congolese guitar-man Siama toured the world and recorded hundreds of radio hits from 1971-95.
His music combines elements of traditional Congolese music and sounds from East African dance floors. He adds familiar elements from Delta Blues and even reggae and calypso.
An engaging and interactive program for the whole family!

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.