Library News

Ralph Covert of Ralph's World visits with his Time Machine Guitar! Ralph’s familiar energetic rock style is complemented by a range of new sounds drawn from his historical travels. Come rock out with Ralph at the library! For families. A Legacy event. Monday, June 10, 4:00 p.m.
This family-friendly show will delight and surprise all ages as James blends amazing technical skill seamlessly with a quick wit and wacky wooden friends. It's a great opportunity to see the fascinating art of ventriloquism up close. And, who knows - you may even become part of the act! Come see why James truly is "Funnier than Your Average Dummy!" For all ages. A Legacy event. Monday, July 8, 5:30 p.m.
Celebrate the Summer Reading Program with Professor Marvel's magic show! For kids of all ages; 3-12 ideal. A Legacy event. Friday, June 7, 2:30-3:15 p.m.
Celebrate the Summer Reading Program with Professor Marvel's magic show! For kids of all ages; 3-12 ideal. A Legacy event. Friday, June 7, 6:00 p.m.
This family-friendly show will delight and surprise all ages as James blends amazing technical skill seamlessly with a quick wit and wacky wooden friends. It's a great opportunity to see the fascinating art of ventriloquism up close and who knows, you may even become part of the act! Come see why James truly is "Funnier than Your Average Dummy!" For all ages. A Legacy event. Monday, July 8, 3:00 p.m.
Ralph Covert of Ralph's World visits with his Time Machine Guitar! Ralph’s familiar energetic rock style is complemented by a range of new sounds drawn from his historical travels. Come rock out with Ralph at the library! For families. A Legacy event. Monday, June 10, 6:30 p.m.
The GRRL Board of Trustees will meet in regular session on Tuesday, May 21, at 6:00 p.m. in the St. Cloud Library Mississippi Room. The Finance Committee will meet that evening at 5:30 p.m. All GRRL Board and Committee meetings are open to the public and held at the St. Cloud Public Library.  Persons with disabilities who plan to attend and will need assisted services should contact the Administrative Assistant three business days prior to the...
The St. Cloud Public Library WANTS YOU ... to volunteer with this year's Summer Meals Program! The library is once again partnering with the Yes Network to be a lunch site for the USDA’s Summer Food Service Program. The skinny: each weekday, children up to 18 years old will be able to receive a free, hot meal over the lunch hour. The meals program runs concurrently with Great River Regional Library's Summer Reading Program, June 10-Aug. 9. Lunches will be served Monday-Friday from...
You may have heard of "escape rooms," which have been exploding in popularity over the past few years. An escape room is a mental and physical adventure-based game in which players solve a series of puzzles and riddles using clues, hints, and strategy to complete the objectives at hand. Players participate in groups which may consist of 2-12 people. Players are given a set time limit to unveil the secret plot which is hidden within the rooms. Escape room games are set in a variety of...
Great River Regional Library's New, Best & Fun page provides reading lists to help you explore award-winning titles, find read-alikes for favorite books or offer “Year in Reading” challenges to help you read outside your norm. Art is the theme for April 2019. Art helps paint a picture of our lives through the ages. Explore it, and stories inspired by it in this month’s “Year in Reading” challenge with these titles. "Art Journey American Landscapes: 89 Painters' Perspectives"...