Romance Book Club

Romance Book Club

Tuesday, February 15 | 6 PM Join us for the launch of our new book club for all things romance! Come and talk about what you've read recently, and we'll choose a theme for next month. All ages, genders, and reading interests are welcome! Please register by using your...

Ice Lantern Garden

Ice Lantern Garden

Thursday, January 20: Light up the library lawn! Celebrate the World Snow Sculpting Championship in Stillwater by creating your own fire and ice sculpture with our ice lantern take-and-make kit. We are suggesting that you use a Minnesota classic – a Bundt pan – to...

Tech Help

Tech Help

Friday, January 14  | 2:00 PM Tuesday, January 18 | 10:30 AM Friday, January 21 | 2:00 PM Sign up for an hour-long session to work individually with a technology assistant at Stillwater Public Library. We offer a wide range of tech help, including using a computer,...

In the Gallery: Gayle Brunner Frandrup

In the Gallery: Gayle Brunner Frandrup

Sunday, January 9 | 2:00 - 4:00 PM: Meet artist Gayle Brunner Frandrup at a reception on Sunday, January 9 from 2 to 4 PM in the gallery. Through January, the gallery features an exhibit of watercolors by painter Gayle Brunner Frandrup. Gayle‘s love of fine art...

Friends Used Book Shop

Friends Used Book Shop

Visit the Friends Book Shop for gently used books for every reader on your list. Find bestsellers, popular authors, children's books, and more! The book shop, open during library hours, is located near the public services desk on the lower level of the library. Price...

Mystery Book Club

Mystery Book Club

Wednesday January 19 | 6:00 PM: Join the Mystery Book club as we read Nordic Noir! About this book club: We meet once a month, and everyone is welcome! The club usually last about an hour, and each member talks about the book they've read that ties into the theme, and...

Fix a Leak Exhibit

Fix a Leak Exhibit

February 14 - March 11: The Fix a Leak Exhibit emphasizes the importance of fixing drippy faucets and toilets to save water. Toilets are the number one source of home water loss; their leaks are often easy to repair. You’ll not only conserve water but also save money....

Climate Resilient Communities Exhibit

Climate Resilient Communities Exhibit

December 13 - January 7 Climate Resilient Communities looks at actions we can take in our communities to be more resilient to extreme weather, warmer temperatures, and wetter seasons. These actions can often address more than one problem and help build stronger...

In the Gallery: Sarah Lilja

In the Gallery: Sarah Lilja

Through September 2021: In August and September, the gallery at Stillwater Public Library will feature the exhibit "Water, White Pines, and Wildflowers" by photographer Sarah Lilja. The vibrant works are from Sarah's recent three-week residency at Pine Needles, the...

In the Gallery: Karen Tan

In the Gallery: Karen Tan

June - July 2021: Our gallery is now open with the library’s return to nearly full open hours! Our first exhibit of 2021 features the vibrant still life oil paintings of Karen Ni Tan. Karen’s passion is to celebrate the beauty and richness of life through art. She...

Connect Through Books

Connect Through Books

Monday, February 14 | 7:00 PM: At the library, we love to talk about books! Staff and patrons connect online monthly to share what they have been reading. We typically meet on the first Monday of the month. Join us for this fun and informal discussion. Registration is...

Winter Reads

Winter Reads

January 3 - February 28: Warm up with a good book this winter! Participate in our adult winter reading program in January and February. Settle in with a wintry read, create with a take & make kit or art class, or explore and learn with a tech program. Join in the...

Resources during COVID

Resources during COVID

Have a question not answered here? Email splinfo@ci.stillwater.mn.us and staff will try to answer your question. Food Assistance Stillwater Area Public Schools are offering free lunch and breakfast to kids ages 1-18 while school is out. Find more information here....

Upcoming Events

 

Date: Friday, January 21, 2022
Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: Temporary Location
Library: Stillwater Public Library

Sign up for an hour-long session to work individually with a technology assistant at Stillwater Public Library. We offer a wide range of tech help, including using a computer, getting on the internet, or using an iPhone, iPad, eReader, or Android device to access library resources. 

 

Registration is required. Please check in at the Public Services desk on the lower level of the library at the appointment start time. If you are seeking assistance with a specific device, please bring it with you to the appointment.

Date: Tuesday, February 22, 2022
Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Presenter: Barbara Heitkamp
Location: Margaret Rivers B
Library: Stillwater Public Library

Learn about water conservation and what you can do to stay informed and protect our water resources in this talk with Barbara Heitkamp, a water resources educator from the Washington Conservation District.

Date: Tuesday, April 12, 2022
Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: Margaret Rivers A
Library: Stillwater Public Library

Stillwater Public Library is governed by a nine-person Board of Trustees appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the City Council. The Board of Trustees is the policy-making body for the library. Meetings are generally held on the second Tuesday of the month at 7:00 PM. 

Date: Thursday, April 7, 2022
Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Presenter: Karen Tan
Location: Margaret Rivers A&B
Library: Stillwater Public Library

Celebrate the greens of spring in this guided painting class with artist Karen Tan. No experience necessary; all levels are welcome. Materials will be provided during this in-person class at Stillwater Public Library.

Space is limited; registration is required.

Date: Monday, March 21, 2022
Time: 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Presenter: Cami Andersen
Location: Online
Library: Stillwater Public Library

We invite you to join us on the third Monday of each month to connect online and share what you're reading. Registration is required. An email will be sent after registration with the Zoom meeting details.  If you are new to Zoom, see these instructions on how to get started.

 

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All programs are free and open to the public, unless otherwise indicated. For more information about library events contact Public Services  at 651-275-4338 or email splinfo@ci.stillwater.mn.us. If you are interested in scheduling a meeting at the Stillwater Public Library, please see Hold a Meeting at SPL