CALLING ALL CHILDREN AGES 0 - 12 YEARS!
THE FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY IS ONCE AGAIN
HAVING A CALENDAR ART CONTEST! YOUR 81/2 X 11
LANDSCAPE DRAWING SHOULD BE BASED ON A CHILDREN'S BOOK.
PLEASE DROP OFF AT THE LIBRARY BY OCTOBER 1ST.
WE WILL BE MAKING A 2016 CALENDAR OUT OF THE TOP 12
ENTRIES. THEY WILL BE FOR SALE IN TIME FOR THE HOLIDAYS.
Thank you for supporting this fundraiser.
Have you been traveling recently? Would you be willing to share
your experiences with a library audience? We are currently looking
for travelers to schedule for our upcoming Winter Travel Series!
FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY
Start planning your wreath now.
All wreaths should have a book theme- use your
imagination and creativity. Drop off the finished wreath
at the library by October 30th so they can be displayed
and bid on until 7:00 p.m. on the evening of
Christmas by Candlelight.
Cold Stone Ice Cream for sale at the Library!
All proceeds go to the Friends of the Library and benefit
the library and library programs! We have only a few left
for the season. Stop in
and have a cool treat!
us for crafts, chatting, and snacks.
Our next gathering will be October 29, 2015!
We will meet from 5 - 9 p.m. on these dates. Bring
your current craft project and a snack to share if
you wish. If you don't have a current craft, come to
see what others are working on. We hope to socialize
and perhaps learn a thing or two (crafts or discussion).
Falls Public Library
will be held October 7, 8, 9, and 10.
October 22 at 6:30 p.m.
Lorna Landvik, author and comic, will be doing a tour
of the Plum Creek Library System in October. If you are
unable to attend our author talk, feel free to attend at
another library in the system.
Zinio for Your Library is here!
Plum Creek Library System, in partnership with RBdigital from Recorded
Books, is pleased to announce the availability
of Zinio for Libraries, the world’s largest newsstand.
Creek patrons now have unlimited multi-user access to complete digital
magazines, easily viewed on any Internet-enabled device.
Instructions for setting up a Zinio account
Spending some time at the library? We have coffee, tea, and other hot
beverages to keep you warm while you read or visit! Donations appreciated.
Email Holds Notification
Did you know you can receive e-mail notification when your Plum Creek holds arrive?
you would like to switch to e-mail please let us know by either
stopping at the Circulation Desk or calling us with your e-mail address.
MnLINK Gateway allows you to search multiple Minnesota Libraries and
subject databases with a single search. To search the MnLINK
Gateway, enter your search term and you will see a list of the
Minnesota academic, public, and state government libraries that own the
material you are seeking. If you have a library card at a
participating Minnesota library, you can request those materials online
using the “Get It” button and have them sent to your local
library. Search the MnLINK Gateway and place requests to have
books, CDs, DVDs, articles, and more delivered to your local library –
or access electronic books and journals online.
Always remember : the last 4 digits on your library card are your pin number.
Interested in joining a daytime book club? We
meet the 4th Tuesday of each month in the Library Meeting Room from
12:00 to 1:00 or 2:00 p.m.> Come and check us out! There's
always room for more. (We are enjoying really good lunches,
too!) We meet for discussion and potluck. The following are
the 2015 selections:
October 27- Brain on Fire, by Susannah Cahalan (Carribbean Food)
November 24- Stillwater, by Nicole Helget (Food from India)
December 22- The Invention of Wings, by Sue Monk Kidd (Middle Eastern Food)
Everyone is welcome! Come when you can. Call the Library if interested in reserving the next month’s book selection at 507-627-8650.
Other Book Club Ideas?
- The Library would also encourage other book clubs to get
started. Are you interested in an evening group? A men’s
group? A mystery group? The Library would help by ordering copies
of the title chosen and provide discussion questions. You would be
responsible for selecting your own titles and leading the group
Adopt a Book At the Library!
you would like to offer direct support to the library’s collection, the
Adopt a Book Program gives you the perfect opportunity. You can
choose to adopt an adult or juvenile book for the library. It is a
wonderful way to honor or remember someone special in your
life. With your donation, the library will buy a book to be placed
in the library, with a book label indicating both the donor and
Are you done reading the latest bestseller?
Donate it to the library to share with others. You may also choose to
adopt any book in the current collection. This program is the perfect
opportunity to keep the collection at your library growing. Please
contact library staff for more information.
Help support your library's ebook collection!
A portion of each sale of digital content or other items, purchased from OverDrive WIN Affiliated Retailers using the “Buy it Now” link from Plum Creek’s ebook website, is credited back to Plum Creek.
funds Plum Creek earns from the OverDrive WIN Affiliate Program will be
a credit for the system to add digital content to its virtual branch.
The titles and materials the library selects are at the system's