Explore History: Cornhust Dolls

Explore History: Cornhust Dolls

Saturday, July 17 Create a Cornhusk Doll using dried corn husks. This kit includes all the materials you need plus a pre-recorded online instructional video connecting the project to the history of Dakota and pioneer life in Minnesota. We’ve partnered with Ramsey...

Virtual Summer Performances

Virtual Summer Performances

June - August: This summer, through our affiliation with Washington County Library (WCL) and the MEtropolitan Library Service Agency (MELSA), we are pleased to share virtual performances from some of Minnesota's best artists and performers for children! Visit WCL's...

Explore History: Dakota Beading

Explore History: Dakota Beading

Saturday, June 26: Create a bracelet inspired by traditional Dakota beading! This kit includes all the materials you need to create two bracelets plus a pre-recorded online instructional video connecting the project to the history of Dakota and pioneer life in...

Summer Reading for Kids, Teens & Adults

Summer Reading for Kids, Teens & Adults

June 5 - August 7: Explore a great book, a new hobby, or a unique perspective by participating in our summer reading programs for kids, teens and adults.Summer Explorers Join Owliver for a summer of exploration and fun!  Read, write, create, and investigate with our...

Storytimes

Storytimes

Wednesdays in June | 10:15 AM: Baby Bear is going EXPLORING this summer and invites you to join him (and Miss Kim) online for some new stories, songs and poems! Baby Bear's Summer Story Explorers storytimes will be posted on Wednesdays at 10:15 AM on the library's...

Upcoming Kid Events

Date: Wednesday, June 23, 2021
Time: 10:15am - 10:40am
Presenter: Kim Faurot
Location: Online
Library: Stillwater Public Library

Baby Bear is going EXPLORING this summer, and invites you to join him (and Miss Kim) for some new stories, songs and poems! Each 20-25 minute program will include an appearance by Baby Bear with one additional Storytime element. Today we see the scientific concept of "water displacement" through storytelling Aesop's fable "The Crow and the Pitcher." Storytimes are posted on Wednesdays at 10:15 AM on the library's Facebook page and YouTube channel.

Date: Thursday, June 24, 2021
Time: 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Presenter: Jenny Hanlon
Location: Stillwater 4th Street Lawn
Library: Stillwater Public Library

Join nature-preschool teacher and family educator, Jenny Hanlon to read and explore nature-themed books and songs together outdoors! For those interested, a short adventure to the nearby ravine will be included. Registration for each attendee is required. Meet outside at the Library's 4th Street Entrance at 6:25 PM to get checked in. Those over the age of 5 must wear masks. We will be practicing social distancing of 6 feet between each family. This program is geared toward families with children ages 2-8.

"A child's world is fresh and new and beautiful, full of wonder and excitement." - Rachel Carson

Date: Wednesday, June 30, 2021
Time: 10:15am - 10:40am
Presenter: Kim Faurot
Location: Online
Library: Stillwater Public Library

Baby Bear is going EXPLORING this summer, and invites you to join him (and Miss Kim) for some new stories, songs and poems! Each 20-25 minute program will include an appearance by Baby Bear with one additional Storytime element. Today, Baby Bear performs a seed-to-flower magic trick and we read the book PLANT THE TINY SEED by Christie Matheson! Storytimes are posted on Wednesdays at 10:15 AM on the library's Facebook page and YouTube channel.

Date: Wednesday, July 7, 2021
Time: 10:30am - 11:00am
Presenter: Kim Faurot
Location: Stillwater 4th Street Lawn
Library: Stillwater Public Library

Join Baby Bear and Miss Kim on the Library's 4th Street lawn for some joyful stories, songs and poems celebrating insects. Please bring blankets for your family to sit on. Plan to social distance from other families and wear masks as per current guidelines for group events attended by young children. 

Date: Wednesday, July 14, 2021
Time: 10:30am - 11:00am
Presenter: Kim Faurot
Location: Stillwater 4th Street Lawn
Library: Stillwater Public Library

Join Baby Bear and Miss Kim on the Library's 4th Street lawn for some joyful stories, songs and poems celebrating our beautiful world. Please bring blankets for your family to sit on. Plan to social distance from other families and wear masks as per current guidelines for group events attended by young children. 

 

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