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.


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

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.

Wonder Weavers Storytellers – June 10th

Wonder Weavers Storytellers
Monday, June 10th
10:30 am
Travel the world with these storytellers!  Visit many different lands and share the stories from people all around our amazing planet & blast off for an intergalactic adventure – sing and play along in an interactive show featuring puppets and props.  These storytellers are magnificent!  Sit back and enjoy an incredible show!
All Ages Welcome.

Summer Reading Wrap-up Party featuring Jason Huneke – July 19th

Summer Reading Program Wrap-up Party
Featuring Jason Huneke
July 19th at 1:30 pm

A fun, fast paced comedy juggling show for kids of all ages!

The party will include announcements of all contest winners, and prizes will be awarded!  Attending summer reading program participants will be eligible for prize drawings, including the grand prize!
Fun for all!