For Adults

                       Adult Book Discussion Group

  • Meets the fourth Tuesday of each month 6:30 to 8:00

July 24 “Evicted: poverty and Profit in the American City”
by Matthew Desmond

Aug. 28 “The Museum of Innocence” by Orhan Pamuk

Sept. 25 “Ordinary Grace” by William Kent Krueger
Oct. 23 “Furiously Happy: A Funny Book about Horrible Things”
by Jenny Lawson
Nov. 27 “God’s Little Acre” by Erskine Caldwell
Dec. 25 Holiday we will not be meeting

2019

Jan. 22 “The Count of Monte Cristo,” by Alexandre Dumas
Feb. 26 “The 100 year Old Man Who Climbed out the Window & Dissappeared” by Jonas Jonasson
March 26 “Toms River: A Story of Science and Salvation” by Dan Fagin
April 23 “Charmed Particles” by Chrissy Kolaya
May 28 “Killers of the Flower Moon” by David Gran
June 25 “The Stranger” by Albert Camus
July 23 “A Mother’s Reckoning: Living in the Aftermath of Tragedy” by Sue
Kelbold
Aug. 27 “Rez Life: An Indian’s Journey through Reservation Life”by Treuer, David

  • Board Games for Adults:
    • Meets the first Tuesday of each month from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Special Events check with the library or our calendar dates

  • Fireside Chats a lecture series with guest speakers or author
  • Minnesota Book Award Authors
  • Art receptions
  • Classes and workshops

Book Reviews

  • Pick up a copy of Book Page America’s Book Review sponsored by the Friends of the library
  • Check out the monthly publication Book Marks
  •  Check out the bi-monthly publication The New York Review of Books

Computers

  • 13 computers all with high-speed Internet access
  • Computer lab available for meetings and trainings with 10 computers for students, 1 trainer computer, and a projector and screen
  • Computer Classes – Check with the library for upcoming classes
  • com – available free at the library

Employment Resources

  • Guides and resources in print and online
  • Links to area employment agencies

 Book Club Kits  List of available book club kits

  • A pack of 10 books ready to checkout for your book group
  • Some kits contain sample questions
  • List of available kits

Film Series – check with library for upcoming

Hot Reads for Cold Nights – an adult reading program sponsored by the Friends of the Library

  • Read books to receive hot drink packets
  • Read 15 books from December 1 through April 1 and complete other requirements to earn a prize

Reading to Learn Backpacks – filled with school-readiness materials for parents and caregivers to share with children

Library-a-thon Fundraiser – special activities scheduled all day and evening, including Bingo for Books, a Soup Supper, and a movie

Flekkefest, our town celebration, the library sells used book, root beer floats and face