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 fun, and win prizes too!

Participate in the Adult Reading Challenge

To participate in the reading portion of the program, all you need to do is read or listen to a book (any book). Entries will be drawn for a variety of cool prizes at the end of February!

  • Submit an entry using the online form below to be entered into a prize drawing.
  • Prefer a paper entry? Stop into the library for a form to submit in our Winter Reads jars.
Submit a Book Entry

Enter the titles you’ve read below to be a part of Adult Winter Reads!

Pick up a Luminary Kit

Pick up a take & make kit after January 1 to create an ice luminary. Bring your creation to Stillwater Public Library on Thursday, January 20 from 6:00 – 7:30 PM and light up the 4th Street Lawn in celebration of the World Snow Sculpting Championship in Stillwater.

Kits available while supplies last. No registration is needed. 

Attend a Program

Learn, connect, and discover with our Winter Reads programs. Check out these upcoming programs in January. February programs coming soon!

Teapot with Oil Pastels (Online): Jan. 6 | 5:30 PM

Artist Reception – Gayle Brunner Fandrup: Jan. 9 | 2:00 PM

Connect Through Books (Online): Jan. 10 | 6:30 PM

Learn to Use Libby: Jan. 12 | 6:00 PM

Tech Help: Jan. 14 | 2:00 PM

Tech Help: Jan. 18 | 10:30 AM

Mystery Book Club: Jan. 19 | 6:00 PM

Light Up the Lawn: Jan. 20 | 6:00 PM

Tech Help: Jan. 21 | 2:00 PM

Soft Ornaments & Baubles: Jan. 25 | 5:30 PM

Pickering’s Computers – Hinges of Astronomical History: Jan. 27 | 6:00 PM

View our full calendar.

Staff Picks for Winter Reading
Dive into winter with these fiction and nonfiction book picks. Open a book list and click on a book cover to link directly to the catalog to learn more about the title or place a hold. Browse the library’s latest titles or check out our other recommended reads for adultskids and teens.

Have Questions?

If you have any questions about Winter Reads, contact Public Services at 651-275-4338 or splinfo@ci.stillwater.mn.us.