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Job Announcement: Substitute Custodian

Job Announcement: Substitute Custodian

Stillwater Public Library seeks an on-call, Substitute Custodian to help maintain an environment that is clean, safe and comfortable for our patrons and employees. Duties include dusting, polishing, straightening furniture; vacuuming carpet, sweeping, mopping,...

Roof Replacement Begins Monday, September 26

Roof Replacement Begins Monday, September 26

After 120 years, the library's original tile roof is scheduled to be replaced with work beginning on Monday, September 26. The clay tiles will be replaced with new French tiles by Ludowici, the same company that made the original tiles in 1902. Construction does mean...

Sunday Hours Resume September 11

Sunday Hours Resume September 11

Stillwater Public Library is now open on Sundays! Stop in between 1 - 5 PM to browse materials, work on a computer, play in the discovery area, or relax on the terrace. Sunday Hours are made possible by donors of the Stillwater Public Library Foundation. Their...

In the Discovery Center: Apples

In the Discovery Center: Apples

Calling young farmers, merchants, mathematicians, and aeronauts!    Explore and play in our new discovery area located in the Storytime Room on the lower level of the library. The Imagination Station is back and decked out for fall with a theme of apples. Sell...

Library Exhibit: Save Your Food

Library Exhibit: Save Your Food

September 5 - 30, 2022: Save Your Food! The production of food takes a lot of water, energy, and human effort. Better storage and planning can help you waste less. A variety of food replicas, stored in a cute mini-fridge, demonstrates the best ways to store foods....

Hoġan Wanḳe Kin before McKusick renamed us Stillwater

Hoġan Wanḳe Kin before McKusick renamed us Stillwater

Recently, one of the area’s local history buffs asked us a question about a reference he’d seen to what Stillwater may have been called before the 1840s. Luckily, the library recently added a staff member who is also a bit of a history buff herself. She dug deep into...

In the Gallery: Michael Slagle

In the Gallery: Michael Slagle

August - September 2022:   Experience the bold art of Michael Slagle, on exhibit at the library in August and September. "My paintings are based on the landscapes of my neighborhood in Lakeland, compositions I have encountered on my daily routine: walking the...

Just Released: DVD Players!

Just Released: DVD Players!

There's a new addition to our Library of Things! Stillwater Public Library now lends DVD players and DVD drives. Enjoy the library's vast collection of movies and television programs on DVD with a portable, multi-region DVD device. Borrow a player to watch shows on...

Teen Poetry Contest Winners

Teen Poetry Contest Winners

In celebration of National Poetry Month in April, the library held a poetry contest for youth ages 10 - 18. We so enjoyed reading the creative works of our budding local poets.Opening Doors Owen M., age 11 A world without doors would be pretty niceIt would let in the...

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