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Library News: St Cloud
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.
Posted May 18, 2015
Come to Room 208 in the St. Cloud Public Library on Tuesday, May 19 from 1-2 p.m. to learn how to get the most out of small garden areas for food. This class is presented by the U of M Extension's Master Gardeners of Stearns County. Additional gardening information can be found at: http://www3.extension.umn.edu/county/stearns.
Posted May 16, 2015
Posted May 16, 2015
High School finals got you down? The St. Cloud Public Library is here for you! Head on in to Room 259 for a quiet study space just for teens. Room 259 is open all day from May 18 to May 30. Don't forget to talk to a librarian for study help!
Posted May 14, 2015
Note: Some previous publicity included incorrect concert time. Concert begins at 4:45 p.m. The Twin Rivers Bella Corda is a classical guitar ensemble of talented high school and junior high guitarists from all over Central Minnesota that rehearse weekly. Come hear their latest fingerstyle gems from 4:45 to 5:45 p.m. on Friday, May 15 in the Mississippi Community Room of the St. Cloud Public Library. They look forward to sharing a variety of instrumental 'guitar choir' selections sure to...
Posted May 8, 2015
Join the St. Cloud Public Library in supporting students from North Junior High who came in first place at State competition for their Community Problem Solver projects. Students and their projects will be in the library's Mississippi Community Room on Tuesday, May 12 from 5:45 to 8:45 p.m. Community Problem Solvers decide on an issue affecting their school, local, or global community, bring together a team of students, research the area of concern, determine the underlying problem, generate...
Posted April 20, 2015
Please join us Thursday, April 23 at 6 p.m. in the Bremer Community Room at the St. Cloud Public Library for a poetry writing workshop hosted by writer and St. Cloud library staff member Julianne O’Connell Restani. This workshop kicks off the St. Cloud Arts Commission’s fourth annual Poetry in Sidewalks competition. Poets of all ages and experience levels are invited to submit lilting limericks, hilarious haikus, stirring sonnets, or any original short poems that are 240 characters or less...