February 16th at 6:30 pmCome meet Author/Illustrator Lauren Stringer and learn about how she
writes and illustrates picture books. Lauren, a Minnesotan, will be at
the Brainerd Public Library on Wednesday, February 16th at 6:30 pm.
Lauren uses both her experience and imagination to both write and draw
children's books. Join her in folding origami inspired by her book FOLD
ME A POEM. Come ready to fold paper and write poems for fun. Bring the
Are you ready to embark on a high-tech mystery? “Geocaching a Minnesota Mystery” is now available at the Brainerd Public Library! Through collaboration with the Minnesota State Parks, the Crow Wing County Historical Society, and the Kitchigami Regional Library system “Geocaching a Minnesota Mystery” brings history, technology, storytelling, and the outdoors together. Geocaching is a modern-day treasure hunt. It is an outdoor activity combining hiking, exploring, and a hand-held Global Positioning System (GPS) to locate caches.
Walk the same streets as railroad tycoons, blacksmiths, bank robbers and more. Downtown Brainerd has a wealth of fascinating history and it is NOW all freely available to you. Through a collaboration of the Brainerd History Group, the Brainerd Public Library, the Crow Wing County Historical Society and a tremendous group of volunteers, you can now tour the history of Brainerd in a variety of formats.
Going a bit stir crazy at your house? Come to the Brainerd Public library Saturday February 5th for family movie day. Starting at 1:00 pm we will show a movie in our large conference room. Feels like a real movie theater with the movie on the big screen. And like always..you can't beat the libraries price...it's free! Call the library for details or for movie information. (218) 829-5574.
Maeve Binchy fans will be delighted with her newest book, Minding Frankie. The Dublin setting continues to be a good one for these warm and cheerful books, much like the Irish people. This is her 21st book, and she still tells an engaging story.
Family Movie Time at the Brainerd Public Library returns! After getting our leaking roof fixed we are once again holding fun family movie day on the big screen. Join us in our large conference room Saturday April 9th at 1:00 pm for a family movie. Feels just like a movie theater! Call the library for movie information (218) 829-5574
Monday, May 23-Edgewood Vista Senior Living Center at 10:00am
Monday, May 23- Brainerd Public Library 5:30pm
Where do heroes come from? Lightning strikes and destiny awaits. A farm boy thinks he's "only" fighting in WW II. Then a risky assignment miraculously brings him face-to-face with his long-lost tribe. Improbable coincidence? Fate? When you run away from your identity, it often finds you anyway.