Library News: St Michael

The week of October 15 through the 21st marks the 12th annual “National Friends of Libraries” week. Library Friends organizations are full of volunteers who give their time and creativity to strengthening library services all around the country. Volunteers, for example, like St. Michael-Albertville-Hanover Friends of the Library president Skip Levesque (pictured on far right of photo.) So, in the spirit of National Friends of Libraries week, we’re going to take a moment to profile...
The St. Michael Public Library is adjusting its open hours beginning Sept. 1, 2016. The library’s new open hours for Thursday will be 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. This adjustment will extend Thursday open hours by one hour, and make 10 a.m. the consistent opening time Monday through Thursday. The adjustment is being made in response to patron concerns about the lack of Thursday morning hours. The schedule beginning Sept. 1 will be as follows. Monday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Tuesday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m....
The adult coloring and doodling craze has hit us by storm. We are embracing this in St. Michael on Monday, March 14 from 6:30-8:00 p.m. The Zentangle Workshop offered by Artist Penny Leuthard will enable you to tap into your inner artist. It's doodling with a purpose! Zentangles are an easy-to-learn, relaxing and fun way to create beautiful black and white art by drawing structured patterns on a 3 ½” square paper tile. In this workshop, patrons will create their own zentangle as they are...
The Force will be strong in St. Michael this Saturday, Oct. 10 as the St. Michael Public Library will be one of several hundred libraries across the country to celebrate "Star Wars Reads Day." There will be a word scramble puzzle to fill out and a chance to win prizes. There will also be coloring sheets, a "Make & Take" Yoda craft and puzzles to take with you. Check out the Star Wars displays and check out a few of the many Star Wars books ready for your reading! And, as Yoda would say...