Tag: Aitkin Public Library

Christmas Tea in Aitkin

The Friends of the Aitkin Public Library are holding their annual Christmas Tea on Sunday, Dec. 4, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the library. Enjoy holiday music, Christmas cookies, and, of course, tea!   All ages are welcome, and registration is required for each individual attending. Register today by visiting the events calendar at ecrlib.org or…
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November 30, 2022 0

ECRL Reads Matt Goldman Author Visit at the Aitkin Public Library 

Join the Aitkin Public Library in welcoming Matt Goldman, the featured author of the 5th Annual ECRL Reads, during a special presentation at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 12. No registration is necessary for this in-person event.  Goldman will be talking about his novel, Gone to Dust, the title selected for the 2022 ECRL Reads program whereby…
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November 6, 2022 0

Aitkin Friends of the Library Book Sale 

Everyone is invited to the Friends of the Aitkin Public Library Fall Book Sale! The book sale will be held in the library’s community room from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28, and Saturday, Oct. 29. All hardcover books are $1 each, and everything else is $.50 each.  Don’t miss the special bag…
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October 20, 2022 0

Nailed It! Thanksgiving event for the whole family

Have you ever tried a trending recipe that turned out looking less than perfect? Well, do we have a program for you! Join your local East Central Regional Library location for Nailed It! Thanksgiving, a creative family contest where you’ll compete to replicate a holiday treat with hilarious and tasty results.   Each kit will provide…
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October 16, 2022 0

East Central Regional Library Receives 2022 Spirit of Community Award

East Central Regional Library (ECRL) was honored by the Lakes & Pines Community Action Council, Inc. on Monday, October 3 with the 2022 Spirit of Community Award! Lakes and Pines had this to say on award night: “ECRL is this year’s Spirit of Community Award winner for being an asset to the communities and individuals…
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October 10, 2022 0

Rock Coaster Craft at the Aitkin Public Library

Create your very own coaster using river rocks during the Rock Coaster Craft event Tuesday, Sept. 20, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., at the Aitkin Public Library. All materials will be provided.  This event is recommended for ages 13 to adult. Registration is required for each participant and opens Aug. 30 on the events…
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August 31, 2022 0

Preschool Storytime in Aitkin and McGregor this Fall

Aitkin Preschool Storytime Children will enjoy stories, songs, and more during Preschool Storytime at the Aitkin Public Library. We will meet in the library’s community room at 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Sept. 6 through Dec. 13. Take-and-make craft kits will be available after the program.  Preschool Storytime is designed for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers.…
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August 29, 2022 0

Building Giant Robots at the Aitkin Library

(Aitkin, MN) — Do you like giant robots and building models? Build your very own Gunpla, or Gundam model, with Mr. Krueger during the Gundam Model Building program at the Aitkin Public Library from 1-2:30 p.m. Thursday, June 16.   These models are based on the Japanese space opera, Mobile Suit Gundam, which began in 1979…
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June 8, 2022 0

State Park passes available at East Central Regional Libraries

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (6/10/21) (Aitkin, MN) — The East Central Regional Library is now offering free, 7-day vehicle passes to any of the 75 state parks and recreation areas in Minnesota. Branches in Aitkin, Kanabec, Mille Lacs, and Pine counties can now allow patrons ages 18 and older with an active library account to…
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June 10, 2021 0