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LIBRARY CORNER: Opportunities abound in April at the library
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bemidji public library
March 26, 2017
LIBRARY CORNER: Opportunities abound in April at the library
National Library Week is April 9-15. The American Library Association's theme this year is "Libraries Transform." Highlights of the week include: National Library Worker's Day on Tuesday, April 11, and National Bookmobile Day on Wednesday, April 12. In celebration of National Library...
March 26, 2017 - 5:45am
March 2, 2017
“Gardening 101” lecture series continues
BEMIDJI -- The Beltrami County Master Gardeners are presenting a free lecture series, “Gardening 101” in March at the Bemidji Public Library. The fourth talk will be at noon, Thursday, March 9, at the library, 509 America Ave. NW. Master Gardener Wally Peck will present “Gardening...
March 2, 2017 - 8:04am
February 26, 2017
LIBRARY CORNER: March is an eventful month at the library
The Master Gardeners return to the library on Thursdays in March to continue their Spring Gardening series. All of these presentations start...
February 26, 2017 - 10:45am
February 15, 2017
Gardening 101 continues at library
BEMIDJI—The Beltrami County Master Gardeners is presenting a free lecture series, "Gardening 101" at the Bemidji Public Library, 509 America Ave. NW. The second talk will be at noon, Thursday, Feb. 23. Master Gardener Onen Markeson will present "Root Crops." Attendees will learn...
February 15, 2017 - 8:04am
February 9, 2017
Library book discussion scheduled
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Public Library offers a monthly book discussion program. The next scheduled session will be held at noon Monday, Feb. 13, at the library, 509 America Ave. NW. The program will run for approximately an hour. The book discussed will be “The Lowlands” by Jhumpa...
February 9, 2017 - 8:05am
February 8, 2017
Retro board game day at the Library
BEMIDJI -- Retro board game day will take place from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, at the Bemidji Public Library, 509 America Ave. NW. Attendees will play retro board games such as Clue, Pictionary or the Game of Life. Feel bring to bring your own board games. All ages are welcome....
February 8, 2017 - 7:05am
December 25, 2016
Bemidji Garden Club donates to the Bemidji Public Library
The Bemidji Garden Club recently donated $150 to the Bemidji Public Library for the purchase of updated gardening references.
December 25, 2016 - 9:36am
LIBRARY CORNER: Start the new year at the Library!
There is a lot going on this month at the Bemidji Public Library! (If you read this column, regularly, you're probably not surprised...) There will be programs for all ages, including the much-anticipated Snow Time to Read, learning opportunities and book clubs, and of course, lots...
December 25, 2016 - 8:53am
December 22, 2016
Library hosts adult winter reading program
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Public Library will once again hold the adult winter reading program “Snow Time to Read.” The annual winter reading program is for readers 16 years of age and older. Participants log books, e-books, audiobooks and e-audiobooks that they read beginning Jan....
December 22, 2016 - 7:54am
December 9, 2016
Holiday movie night at the Library
BEMIDJI -- The community is invited to a special holiday movie night at 5:30 p.m. Dec. 15 at the Bemidji Public Library, 509 America Ave. NW. The library will be showing "It's a Wonderful Life,” a holiday classic, featuring a depressed young man and his guardian angel. This event...
December 9, 2016 - 6:50am
December 6, 2016
Young Adult Book Club to meet
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Public Library is hosting a new book club for both adults and teens. The group will next meet at 5:30 p.m. Dec. 20 at the library, 509 America Ave. NW. The book for December’s discussion will be “Let it Snow,” a collection of three holiday short stories...
December 6, 2016 - 7:47am
November 27, 2016
LIBRARY CORNER: December is time for festive events at the library
December is full of festive events for all ages! Let the snow fall outside, and stop in to the Bemidji Public Library for literary merriment...
November 27, 2016 - 10:00am
Santa Saturday at the Bemidji Public Library
BEMIDJI -- Santa Claus will visit and provide a special hour long storytime event at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Dec. 3 at Bemidji Public Library, 509 America Ave. NW.Parents and grandparents will also want to bring along their cameras and to take photos of children with Santa, organizers...
November 27, 2016 - 6:23am
November 20, 2016
Art briefs - Sunday Nov. 20
Ferdig travel presentation set Nov. 26 BEMIDJI—Brandon Ferdig will give a presentation about a recent trip to the American South at 2 p.m....
November 20, 2016 - 7:07am
November 5, 2016
Bemidji Public Library starts children’s book club
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Public Library is starting a book club for children ages 8 to 12. The first meeting will be held from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Dec. 1 at the library, 509 America Ave. NW. Children and parents are invited to pick up a copy of Grace Lin’s “Where the Mountain Meets...
November 5, 2016 - 7:30am