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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...

In the Gallery: Beth Marcus

January - February 2023: The Nature in Art and Imagined Vignettes of artist Beth Marcus will be featured in the library's gallery beginning on January 8 through February. Meet Beth at an artist reception on Thursday, January 19 from 6:00 - 7:30 PM. Beth's artworks are...

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...

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Staff Picks

New Year, New Goals


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.

Perfect titles for gift giving to the young people in your life.  Find more book lists on the Children’s Book Picks Page.