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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...

Make Book Clubs A Breeze

Make Book Clubs A Breeze

Have a book club? Want to start one? Check out a book club kit. Each kit, packed in a zippered canvas tote, contains 10 copies of one title along with a discussion guide. We have 79 kits to borrow, or you can place a hold on 161 additional kits through our association...

Soak in the Views on the Terrace

Soak in the Views on the Terrace

Stop by and visit one of Stillwater's hidden gems - the library's Johnson Terrace. The terrace is the perfect place to soak in Stillwater's scenery. The sweeping views of the beautiful St. Croix River, stunning church spires, and historic downtown are breathtaking and...

Summer Reading

Summer Reading

Summer Reading 2022June 1 - August 6, 2022: Grab your magnifying glass and deerstalker cap! This year's summer reading programs for kids and adults are coming soon.Explore worlds of marvel and mystery during our adult summer reading program. Discover new genres and...

Genealogy Resources & Help

Genealogy Resources & Help

Whether you're seeking to extend your lineage, confirm family stories or learn more about family health and longevity, we have a variety of resources to help you trace your family's history. Print and Online ResourcesOur collection includes genealogy manuals and...

Say Goodbye to Processing Fees

Say Goodbye to Processing Fees

Did you know? Processing fees are now gone! As of January, processing fees will not be charged for overdue items. Although we have not charged daily late fines for years, patrons were charged an $8 fee for extremely overdue items. Removing these fees makes library...

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