Make-it Monday: Crocheted Beanies – Nov. 1st

Make-It Monday: Crocheted Beanies
Cross Cluster Beanie
Monday Nov. 1st
6 – 7:30 pm
at CF Library or virtual via
CF Library YouTube
The first in this 3-part class series will take you through an easy beanie. We will work on single crochet, double crochet, and cluster stitches.
Participants will need:
  • Yarn (skein of approximately 200 yards, medium weight)
  • Crochet hook appropriate for your yarn size (suggested I or J)
  • Yarn needle
  • Scissors

Register at the CF Library or by calling 507-263-2804.

Writing a Memoir Online Workshop with Kevin Strauss – Begins Nov. 6th

Writing a Memoir
Saturday Nov. 6th & 20th
10 am-12 pm and 2 pm-4 pm

Participants will learn the basics of brainstorming, organizing and writing a short personal story or memoir. Workshops will be a mix of lecture and writing activities. Participants can receive editing and online feedback from award-winning author Kevin Strauss and from class participants.
Sign up at

College-Bound Seminar – Oct. 8th

College-Bound Seminar
Friday Oct. 8th
1:30 – 3 pm
at CF Library or via Zoom
College just ahead?  Join us for a seminar to help in planning and answer some questions.
  • What do college admissions look for in student applications.
  • Navigating the FAFSA and the best ways to save $$$ for college.
  • Scholarships: Where to find them; How to win them.
  • Valuable advice for students (and parents) from grades 9-12.
  • This event is Free of charge.
  • Pre-registration required: Call 507-263-2804, or email Matthew at
  • If you are interested in attending via Zoom, please email Matthew at to request a link.

Inktober – October 1st thru 31st

October 1st – 31st

Inktober is an art challenge that encourages artists of all levels to draw something once a day for the entire month of October. That’s 31 drawings in 31 days! The goal is to improve drawing skills and develop positive drawing habits.

  • Make one drawing each day using the prompts from the calendar
  • Post to Facebook or Instagram (use #CFLinks2021) and Tag the Cannon Falls Library.
  • Each drawing you share will enter you in a weekly prize drawing!

Printable Inktober form Inktober2021

September 11th Special Video Presentation

Special Program: Saturday Sept. 11th at 11 am
Join us Sept. 11th at 11am for a special Sept. 11th live-streaming video presentation featuring the personal stories from 9/11 family members, first responders from the FDNY and PAPD, and an opportunity to live chat your questions with Museum staff.
Viewers may participate in-person at the library, or remotely by following this link
The video can be viewed anytime, but the live chat is only available today and tomorrow (9/10 & 9/11) from 8am – 2pm both days.

Make-It Monday: Abstract Book Art – Sept. 20th

Make-It Monday:
Abstract Book Art
Monday Sept 20th
6 pm
at CF Library or virtual via
CF Library YouTube
In this hybrid craft class, learn how to make abstract book art from an old book page!
Attend class in person at the CF Library or pick-up a kit to do on your own time with guidance from the video on the CF Library YouTube Channel.
Reserve your spot or a kit before Friday, Sept. 17th by calling 507-263-2804.