June, July & August 2019
Bring your friends and family and join us for the library’s FREE summer concert series outside on the terrace. Enjoy great music and soak in beautiful views of scenic Stillwater and the St. Croix River. In the case of inclement weather, most performances will be moved indoors to the library’s Margaret Rivers room. Check back here for any weather-related updates on event day!
Thursday, June 13 at 6 PM
Songwriter, singer, guitarist Ann Reed has been performing for more than 35 years with her rich, dark-chocolate voice, storytelling from the human experience, and songs that find a permanent place in the heart. Of course some of her songs and stories might end up closer to your funny bone — a little irreverence never hurt anyone. Ann has toured North America coast to coast, doing concerts, clubs, festivals, and she’s met wonderful fans and made friends all along the way.
Valley Concert Winds
Thursday, July 11 at 6:30 PM
Enjoy the tunes of Stillwater-based community band ensemble Valley Concert Winds when they present “All Natural”, a repertoire inspired by the wonders of nature. This free performance appeals to all ages and showcases talented local musicians.
Siama’s Congo Music
Saturday, July 20 at 10:30 AM
Back in Africa, Siama became a Congolese music legend. Now in Minneapolis, his catchy, upbeat songs and musicianship have earned him a McKnight Fellowship and a Parents’ Choice Parent Approved award. Share in his happy music from the heart of Africa during this family-friendly event, presented in partnership with Lumberjack Days. Program is made possible with support from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage (Legacy) Fund.
Thursday, August 22 at 6 PM
Annie Mack delivers her meaningful, relatable and inspirational songs with power, soul and conviction. A dynamic vocalist and charismatic performer, she takes the audience on a journey; from velvet-lined melodic depths to exciting, gritty, full-bodied church hollers.