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Winter Reads

  Read. Share. Repeat. Winter goes a whole lot faster with a good book - or several. With tens of thousands of titles available in hard copy, eBook, and e Audiobook formats, we've got you covered. And there are prizes and events to get you reading even more! Join...

Call for Artists

We are seeking aging adult artists and caregiver artists to feature in our gallery in March and April as part of the NEA Big Read in the St. Croix Valley. NEA Big Read in the St. Croix Valley is a one book, one community program that brings together residents from...

Library Card Contest

January 21 - February 28, 2023:   We are looking for local youth to design a new library card for Stillwater Public Library. Through your design, show us why the library matters! How to enter: Open to Stillwater, Bayport, and Washington County Library cardholders ages...

Lake Elmo Sunken Boat Mystery

Recently, a patron requested information about a sunken boat rumored to lie at the bottom of Lake Elmo. This boat has reportedly been sighted by boaters above and even from the air. One of our knowledgeable volunteers as well as our genealogy and history librarian...

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Staff Picks

Celebrate Lunar New Year and National Bird Feeding Month this February!

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever. Interested in more speculative fiction that will remind you of Wakanda Forever? Give these a read. Click on the link for more Teen Book Picks.

Check out some past MN Book Award winners. Find more book lists on the Children’s Book Picks Page.