Want to learn about your family history but don't know where to begin? Come to the St. Cloud Public Library on Saturday, Sept. 19 from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. for a Genealogy Basics class. This beginner level class is for you. Learn how to use free library and Internet resources to search your family tree. For ages 16 and older. Limit 10.
Library News: St Cloud
Posted September 1, 2015
As the saying goes "Families are like fudge... mostly sweet with a few nuts." Author Unknown Shake up your family tree! Come to the St. Cloud Public Library from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on the first Wednesday of every month to connect with others looking at their family trees. This monthly genealogy club meeting will feature an educational topic and discussion between members. Share tips and ideas for the informal amateur genealogist. Beginner to advanced experience welcome. For ages 16 and up...
Posted September 1, 2015
September means the end of summer and the rush of school beginnings. Take an hour for yourself every week this month with St. Cloud's Serenity Now! series. Each week we'll be exploring another path to relaxation and mindfulness. All programs are free and open to anyone looking to find their calm. All programs are in the Mississippi Community Room beginning at 6:00 p.m. Series offerings: Wednesday, Sept. 2, YogaQuest Wednesday, Sept. 9, Holistic Wellness with Anne Brady Wednesday,...
Posted August 18, 2015
Criminals in Duluth know they're no match for Jonathan Stride; at least in the Duluth that author Brian Freeman imagines. Come hear award-winning mystery writer Freeman speak at the St. Cloud Public Library on Monday, Aug. 24 at 2:00 p.m. in the Bremer Community Room. He'll read from his latest novel, with a Q and A to follow. Freeman's books have been translated into more than 20 languages and sold in more than 40 countries. Meet this successful writer who makes his home in Minnesota.
Posted August 4, 2015
Summer is just about over, and you want to suck the marrow out of your free time. It's time to go Medieval on summer; and the St. Cloud Public Library has just the thing, literally. Wednesdays in August from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. join the Society for Creative Anachronism as they bring the Middle Ages to life. Come each week, or check the schedule below: August 5 - Make your own chainmail August 12 - Intro to Illumination August 19 - Viking wire weaving All workshops are free of...
Posted July 21, 2015
Robert and Lynn Halbrook welcome you to Wizard's School where "Reading is Magical." Join us Monday, July 27 from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. in the St. Cloud Public Library's Mississippi Room for an evening of story-telling, drama, comedy and magic!
Posted July 20, 2015
Tomatoes looking tired? Lilacs lacking luster? Ask the Masters! Master gardeners, that is, at the St. Cloud Public Library on Tuesday, July 21, from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the Bremer Community Room.
Posted July 16, 2015
Critically acclaimed hip hop artist, two time National Poetry Slam Champion, social justice activist, educator and writer, Guante will be at the St. Cloud Public Library Saturday, July 18 from 1:00-3:30 p.m. in the Bremer Community Room. From 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. he'll be hosting an Introduction to Spoken-Word Poetry Workshop where he'll pass along tips of the trade. Afterwards, join us for an amazing performance by one of the biggest up-and-coming artists in hip hop today. You don't want to miss...
Posted June 16, 2015
Teens - Celebrate "Read to the Rhythm," the summer reading program, with a dance clinic at the St. Cloud Public Library on Wednesday, June 24! Learn dance routines and perform with the SCSU dance team! Registration is open. Clinic takes place in the Mississippi Community Room. Dance lesson 3:00 to 5:00 p.m., performance 6:30 p.m.
Posted May 21, 2015
Who has the best creative green thumb in St. Cloud? We'll provide the pot, the soil, and a variety of plants - you provide the magic by creating a beautiful planter display. All planters will reside on the St. Cloud Public Library Green Roof for public viewing. This activity is limited to 10 adults. Registration is required. Planter Challenge date is Saturday, June 6 from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m.