Evening After Hours

Evening After Hours

Wednesday, August 4 | 7:15 PM: Share a book that has shifted your perspective! Join us on the beautiful library terrace to talk about books that have somehow gotten you thinking this summer.  We would like to wrap up our "Perspectives" Adult Reading program with the...

Used Book Drive

Used Book Drive

Thursday, August 19 | 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM: Donate your gently used books to the library! We will be collecting books on Thursday, August 19 from 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM in the library’s parking ramp on Third Street. Books will help stock the shelves for The Friends of 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...

Connecting through Art in Our Community

Connecting through Art in Our Community

Enjoy scrolling through images our patrons have shared of art made in some of our many classes and offerings in recent months. “The one thing that you have that nobody else has is you. Your voice, your mind, your story, your vision.  So write and draw and build and...

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....

Main Street Alphabet Hunt

Main Street Alphabet Hunt

Be a letter detective! Identify the location of these prominent and iconic letters in the library’s ‘Main Street Stillwater’ alphabet hunt. Business signs and logos along Main Street in Stillwater were photographed from the north end of town to the south. Pick up our...

Upcoming Events

 

Date: Monday, August 2, 2021
Time: 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Presenter: Sue Hedin, Karen Hannah
Location: Online
Library: Stillwater Public Library

We invite you to join us on the first 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.

Date: Wednesday, August 4, 2021
Time: 7:15pm - 8:30pm
Presenter: Sue Hedin, Karen Hannah
Location: Johnson Terrace
Library: Stillwater Public Library

Share a book that has shifted your perspective!

Join us on the beautiful library terrace to talk about books that have somehow gotten you thinking this summer.  We would like to wrap up our "Perspectives" Adult Reading program with the luxury of sharing good books in person!   Likely there isn't a book written that doesn't somehow shift the reader's perspective!   Come to our evening program after the library closes and we'll enjoy the summer night together!

Registration is required.

Date: Thursday, August 5, 2021
Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Presenter: Karen Tan
Location: Margaret Rivers B
Library: Stillwater Public Library

Surprise yourself with the beautiful results of painting with watercolor with artist Karen Tan as your guide. We will be painting a linear perspective landscape of an old country road on a summer day. No experience necessary; all levels are welcome. Materials will be provided during this in person class.

Space is limited; registration is required.

Date: Tuesday, August 10, 2021
Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: Conference Room
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. As the library is closed on Tuesday evenings during our Express Services phase of reopening, the public is invited to attend by logging into stillwater-mn.zoomgov.com or by calling 1-669-254-5252. The meeting ID number:160 642 1926.

Date: Wednesday, August 11, 2021
Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Presenter: Sue Hedin
Location: Conference Room
Library: Stillwater Public Library

After the pandemic hiatus, the Mystery Book Club is meeting once again. If you are new to the club, we pick a theme each month and everyone reads their own book selection. The theme for this meeting is: read a mystery set on an island. We look forward to seeing everyone again, and perhaps some new faces. Open to all who love reading mysteries.

 

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All programs are free and open to the public, unless otherwise indicated. For more information about library events contact the Information Center at 651-275-4338, ext. 4876 or email splinfo@ci.stillwater.mn.us. If you are interested in scheduling a private meeting, wedding, or special event at the Stillwater Public Library, please see Hold a Meeting at SPL or Hold a Wedding / Special Event at SPL.