Join us at the Belgrade Library on Friday, April 15 from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. to hear author Annelee Woodstrom describe her years growing up in Hitler's Germany. As a child she saw her share of horror - the carnage left after bombings, homeless children struggling to survive in the streets, and the survivors of a concentration camp not far from her hometown. At 20 she found peace and serenity, moving to Minnesota with her husband where they raised two children. Woodstrom later attended college...
Library News: Belgrade
Posted April 1, 2016
Posted January 16, 2015
Do you want to find your roots, but don't know where to begin? Come to the Belgrade Public Library to learn hands-on how to use free library and Internet resources to further your family tree. This class will be held Friday, Feb. 6 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. No experience is needed to attend this class. Adults and teens are invited, with a class limit of 10. Each participant will be provided with a laptop for the evening. To sign up and for more information you may call the Belgrade library...
Posted October 31, 2014
Join us on Saturday, Nov. 8 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon to make a pair of funky chunky sweater mittens at the Belgrade Public Library. Call the library to register at 320.254.8842 and get a list of supplies needed for the class. These mittens make great holiday gifts. While you're at it, browse our selection of great craft books for other holiday gift ideas.
Posted August 14, 2014
Join us on Friday evening Sept. 5 from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. for a presentation on the Orphan Train Riders. Alison Moore and Phil Lancaster tell the story of the 250,000 orphans and unwanted children who were put on trains in New York between 1854 and 1929 and sent all over the United States to be given away. The story is told through original music and an audio-visual presentation of archival photographs and interviews with two surviving orphan train riders. There will also be a reading from...
Posted July 3, 2014
When should I prune my shrubs and trees? When should I fertilize my annuals and perennials? What is the best type of mulch? Local Master Gardener Mary Hagen will be at the Belgrade library from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon on Thursday July 10 to talk "gardening" and to answer any gardening questions you may have. Bring a bag lunch! Dessert and beverage will be provided! For more information call the library at 320.254.8842.