Fun, engaging Summer Reading programs will keep families learning and playing together during the summer months. The program kicks off on Wednesday, June 7th at 6:30pm with a live performance from magician and puppeteer Jim Jayes. Families may register online starting Tuesday, May 30th. Calendar and reading logs are available at the library or for printing here. Children who register for Summer Reading are invited to stop by the library front desk for a turn at the registration prize machine. Please contact Meg Curtiss with any questions: 507-534-3425 or email@example.com
Learning to make healthy drink choices! School-age kids are invited to join registered dietitian Julie Jacobs and Miss Meg for an afternoon of hands on fun: measuring/calculating sugar content of popular drinks, recipes for healthy beverages, and how to use library resources to find information on healthy choices. Participants will receive a reusable water bottle that can be “fueled” at the library’s new bottle-filling station.This program is offered as part of a SHIP grant through the Wabasha County Statewide Health Improvement Partnership.
In the event that Plainview-Elgin-Millville cancels school due to severe weather, this event is cancelled.
“Looking back at a tragic event that occurred during his thirteenth year, Frank Drum explores how a complicated web of secrets, adultery, and betrayal shattered his Methodist family and their small 1961 Minnesota community.”
Free copies are available at the Library and Bennett’s Food Center. Pick up a copy and join us at the library for events inspired by the book:
Saturday, April 22, 1:00 – 1:30 pm
Celebrate our Minnesota roots with a hotdish contest. Prizes include casserole dishes and recipe cards created by PEM art students.
Meet the Author, William Kent Krueger
Saturday, April 22, 1:30 – 3:00 pm
William Kent Krueger will be at the library to discuss Ordinary Grace. He will have books available for purchase and signing.
This project is made possible with money from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund and the people of Minnesota for Library Legacy activities.