Tag: East Central Regional 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

Storytime with Tia at the Mille Lac Library in Isle 

Children and their families are encouraged to join us for Storytime with Tia on the first and last Saturday of the month at 10 a.m. starting in December at the Mille Lacs Lake Community Library in Isle. We’ll read stories, sing songs, and have a jolly good time!   Dates include: Dec. 3 and 31; Jan.…
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November 27, 2022 0

Pop-Up Christmas Crafts at the McGregor Library

Create a Christmas card or two for someone special during a Pop-Up Christmas Crafts event on Thursday, Dec. 1, at the McGregor Public Library. The meeting room will be open for crafters from 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. A button machine will also be on hand for making buttons to keep or share. They make…
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November 24, 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

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

Minnesota Library Association Presents The 2022 MLA Annual Conference: Emerging Opportunities

RELEASE FROM EAST CENTRAL REGIONAL LIBRARY SYSTEM: St. Paul, MN – The Minnesota Library Association (MLA) is excited to present its Annual Conference: Emerging Opportunities, taking place on October 27 and 28, 2022 in Duluth. The in-person conference will feature breakout sessions, exhibits, a silent auction, and two highly anticipated keynote speakers: Justice Alan Page…
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August 25, 2022 0

McGregor Friends of the Library Book Sale during Wild Rice Days

Everyone is welcome to browse the Friends of the McGregor Public Library’s annual book sale during Wild Rice Days on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 2-3. Choose from a large selection of books of all genres, DVDs, and more.  The sale will be held in the library’s meeting room during regular open hours on Friday (10…
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August 21, 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