Library News: St Cloud

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...
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!
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.
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...
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.
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.
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:
Learn computer coding for free at the library with one on one mentoring from Coder Dojo St. Cloud! Explore, learn, and succeed in HTML, Scratch, JavaScript, Minecraft modding, and more. For ages 8-18. Children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult. Saturday, May 23 in Room 208 from 1:00-4:00 p.m. This is offered on a semi regular basis, call for the next opportunity if this one doesn't work for you.
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!
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...