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June 12, 2019
Reading, math tutors needed for 2019-20 school year
June 12, 2019 - 5:24pm
May 3, 2019
Amy Gosswiller, center, a library aide for Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig School, with help from fifth-grader Delilah Roybal, left, and Payton Goodman on Friday, sort through books sent to the school through a fundraising effort set up by former U.S. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Lifting up a library: After Franken's call out on social media, books pour into Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig
May 3, 2019 - 5:41pm
April 28, 2019
LIBRARY CORNER: The Library can supply your spring, summer fun
April 28, 2019 - 6:36am
March 26, 2019
Dr. Colleen Swank, pediatrician and vice president of clinics at Sanford Health of Northern Minnesota, hands a book to 5-year-old Noah Martinka on Tuesday as part of Sanford’s new Reach Out & Read program at the Sanford Bemidji 1611 Anne St. Clinic. Noah was visiting with his mother, Kelly Martinka, and sister, Zoey Martinka, who also received a book. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Reach Out and Read: Sanford Health joins national program to improve literacy in children
March 26, 2019 - 4:58pm
March 10, 2019
Computers are also available for public use at the Bemidji Public Library. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
A public place: Although challenges remain, Bemidji Public Library records nearly 200,000 visits in 2018
March 10, 2019 - 8:10am
January 27, 2019
LIBRARY CORNER: Library heats up with activities in February
January 27, 2019 - 5:15am
November 18, 2018
On behalf of the church council, Sue Aalgaard, right, is pictured presenting the check to the center manager, Michelle Crow, left, and Ardis Lucken, reading program coordinator. Submitted photo.
First Lutheran donates to Senior Activity Center
November 18, 2018 - 10:45am
August 26, 2018
Cyndi Fenske
LIBRARY CORNER: And like that, September is almost here
August 26, 2018 - 6:15am
August 9, 2018
GENERATIONS: Doug Lewandowski: A season of summer reads
August 9, 2018 - 12:15pm
June 17, 2018
1,700 reading, math tutors sought for Minnesota schools
June 17, 2018 - 11:06am
May 27, 2018
Cyndi Fenske
LIBRARY CORNER: Reading can take you everywhere
May 27, 2018 - 7:05am
April 29, 2018
Cyndi Fenske
LIBRARY CORNER: Meet up in May at the Library
April 29, 2018 - 7:12am
March 25, 2018
Cyndi Fenske
LIBRARY CORNER: Authors abound at Library in April
March 25, 2018 - 8:16am
February 28, 2018
Cyndi L. Fenske
LIBRARY CORNER: Spring warms up at the Library
February 28, 2018 - 10:16am
February 18, 2018
Joined by "Book Buddy," Draco the dragon, local students, from left, Kylie Loso, Finn Jorgensen, Barbara Dolson, Braeden Dougherty and Benji Schoneck, read books that have been donated to Bemidji Community Theater's Children's Book Drive. The books will be distributed during the upcoming production of "The Elves and the Shoemaker" in April. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
'Playing It Forward': Community theater promotes literacy through a children’s book drive
February 18, 2018 - 8:15am