Artist Reception: Susan Strand-Penman and Jerilyn Strand

Artist Reception: Susan Strand-Penman and Jerilyn Strand

Sunday, December 8, 2:00pm The library is pleased to present an exhibit by artists Susan Strand-Penman and Jerilyn Strand. Their works will be in the gallery in November and December. Meet Susan and Jerilyn at the artist reception on Sunday, December 8 from 2 to 4 PM....

Loft Class: Creative Writing Sampler

Loft Class: Creative Writing Sampler

Saturday, November 2, 10:30am Register here Not sure if you’re a poet, a novelist, or a memoirist? Come and sample poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction by exploring craft techniques common to all three and experimenting with each through creative writing...

Pop-Up Book Club

Pop-Up Book Club

Monday, October 21, 6:30 PM We invite you to our Pop-Up Book Club for adults, with the theme of Looking Ahead in the 21st Century. Join library staff and neighbors for a thoughtful community discussion of our global world. Read one or more titles from our suggested...

Friends Fall Book Sale & Donations Drive

Friends Fall Book Sale & Donations Drive

Donations Drive Saturdays, October 19 & 26, 10:30 AM - 3 PM Donate your gently used books to the Friends of the Stillwater Public Library.  The Friends will collect books on Saturday, October 19 and 26 from 10:30 AM – 3:00 PM in the library parking ramp on Third...

Mystery Book Club

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: Monday, October 21, 2019
Time: 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Presenter: Sue Hedin and Karen Hannah
Location: Stillwater Fireplace - UL East
Library: Stillwater Public Library

We invite you to our Pop-Up Book Club for adults, with the theme of Looking Ahead in the 21st Century. Join library staff and neighbors for a thoughtful community discussion of our global world. Read one or more titles from our suggested list of four, and we will gather in the library for an evening of lively and insightful conversation. We will prepare focused questions based on the selected nonfiction books. 

The Empty Planet : The Shock of Global Population Decline by Darrell Bricker, 2019.

21 Lessons for the 21st Century by Yuval Harari, 2018.

Chesapeake Requiem : A Year with the Waterman of Vanishing Tangier Island by Earl Swift, 2018.

The Monarchy of Fear: A Philosopher Looks at Our Political Crisis by Martha Nussbaum, 2018.

Date: Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: Margaret Rivers A
Library: Stillwater Public Library

Small treasures or photos you have collected from trips, events or loved ones become the stuff of this classy jewelry project. Learn simple jewelry techniques working with micro images, beads and more with artist Jeanette Dickinson to turn your memories into wearable art. Bring items no larger than 1” x 1”.

Date: Wednesday, October 23, 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, October 25, 2019
Time: 10:30am - 12:30pm
Location: Margaret Rivers A

Learn about the cultural significance of Day of the Dead or All Souls Day. Work with an artist to create a colorful
wire and clay skeleton, a reminder that the holiday is a time to recall special ancestors who have passed away.

Date: Saturday, November 2, 2019
Time: 10:30am - 12:00pm
Location: Margaret Rivers B
Library: Stillwater Public Library

 

Not sure if you’re a poet, a novelist, or a memoirist? Come and sample poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction by exploring craft techniques common to all three and experimenting with each through creative writing exercises.

 

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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.