Library News: Big Lake

We have been receiving many phone calls asking about the Big Lake Branch of Great River Regional Library. We are pleased to announce that we are open to Grab & Go service! This includes: Browsing and checking out books through Grab & Go service Pick-up your holds Computer appointments for computer services Print using Print2Go service You can now browse the Big Lake library for books and items to check out. Look through the bookshelves, ask library staff...
6/24/2020 The Big Lake Library is now offering the following services to the public: Summer Reading Program in Big Lake Dig Deeper At Your Library! The Summer Reading Program for kids and teens is happening now-July 31--use Beanstack, design your own reading goal, or pick up a tracking sheet at your local library! Register on Beanstack now.  Paper reading logs can be found outside the library, next to the door, during the library's open hours. ...
Members of the Big Lake community joined Great River Regional Library Executive Director Karen Pundsack for a discussion about local library services in July.  Here are some of the topics covered. Check out our Events Calendar to see if a community meeting is scheduled for your library.   
The CLIMB Theater presented The Lion and the Mouse at the Becker Library on Monday, June 24th.  This engaging performance was about Molly the Mouse, who dreams about being a superhero! The story teaches kindness, fairness and how big things come in small packages.  Check the Event page for upcoming programs at the Big Lake library for the summer!  https://griver.org/events/6/all/all/0/calendar/2019-07
January and February will see several new programs with an artistic theme, and for those looking to add fitness to their routine, we have a new Yoga Storytime class. Also, the ongoing event of 1,000 books before Kindergarten continues in 2019. Library storytimes will also be happening Fridays in January and February from 10:30-11am. In addition, ECFE will host storytime at the library on Tuesdays in January and February. See our descriptions below to learn more about the fun programs...
The weather outside may be frightful, but the events at your Big Lake Library are quite delightful! Coming up this December is the annual Holiday Gingerbread Houses. This year during part of the gingerbread creation time, there will be singer and pianist Andrew Walesch presenting holiday favorites from the Great American Songbook. For those looking to improve their technical knowledge, we have an Hour of Code to explore the basics of coding and games. Don’t forget to check out the silent...