Banned Books Week

Sept. 22-28, 2019 Banned Books Week celebrates the freedom to read, spotlighting current and historical attempts to censor books in libraries and schools. Exercise your reading rights! Check out a banned or challenged...

Craft Program: Words That Attract

Friday, September 27, 10:30am Work with an artist to create magnetic poetry word strips that adhere to any steel surface like a refrigerator, school locker or magnetic board. Then design and decorate a box that contains your magnetic poetry word strips. These handmade...

Mystery Book Club

Our popular mystery readers club meets monthly at the library, the fourth Wednesday of the month at 6:30 PM. Group members read individual titles of their choice based on the theme, setting, or topic selected by the group at the end of each meeting. All mystery...

Upcoming Events

 

Date: Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Time: 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Location: Conference Room
Library: Stillwater Public Library

Our popular mystery readers club meets monthly at the Stillwater Public Library on the fourth Wednesday of the month at 6:30 PM in January - November. Group members read individual titles of their choice based on the theme, setting, or topic selected by the group at the end of each meeting. All mystery enthusiasts are welcome.

Date: Friday, September 27, 2019
Time: 10:30am - 12:30pm
Location: Margaret Rivers A
Library: Stillwater Public Library

Work with an artist to create magnetic poetry word strips that adhere to any steel surface like a refrigerator, school locker or magnetic board. Then design and decorate a box that contains your magnetic poetry word strips.These handmade magnetic poetry kits make terrific gifts!

Date: Tuesday, October 8, 2019
Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: Conference Room
Library: Stillwater Public Library

Stillwater Public Library is governed by a nine-person Board of Trustees appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the City Council. The Board of Trustees is the policy making body for the library. Board members may serve up to three terms of three years each. According to City ordinance, trustees must be residents of the City of Stillwater. Meetings are generally held on the second Tuesday of the month on the upper level of the library at 7:00 p.m. The public is invited to attend. 

Date: Monday, October 14, 2019
Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Presenter:  Chris Magnusson
Location: Margaret Rivers B
Library: Stillwater Public Library

 Chris Magnusson, Sergeant, U.S. Marine Corps veteran, identifies the challenges women veterans face, from being invisible, to employment and housing, and MST and PTSD. Minnesota is home to 29,000 women veterans who served in all branches and eras of the military. Program presented in partnership with the American Association of University Women (AAUW).

 

Date: Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Presenter: MICAH (Metropolitan Interfaith Council on Affordable Housing)
Location: Margaret Rivers A&B
Library: Stillwater Public Library

Join us for this community call to action on homelessness and affordable housing. The event will begin at 5:30 PM with light refreshments followed by "Awareness, Acceptance and Attitude Leading to Action" program at 6 PM. The program will consist of personal stories of homelessness, breakout sessions, and, most importantly, action items to address the homelessness and affordable housing problem. This event is sponsored by Ascension Episcopal Church, Trinity Lutheran Church, MICAH (Metropolitan Interfaith Council on Affordable Housing),and Stillwater Public Library.

 

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All programs are free and open to the public, unless otherwise indicated. For more information about library events contact the Information Center at 651-275-4338, ext. 4876 or email splinfo@ci.stillwater.mn.us. If you are interested in scheduling a private meeting, wedding, or special event at the Stillwater Public Library, please see Hold a Meeting at SPL or Hold a Wedding / Special Event at SPL.