2017 Travel Series
February 27: China Erin Wankerl
March 6: Guam Mark & Dorie Oja
March 20: India's Sacred Places Robin Stegner
Stop in and check out our new public computers and our new
layout! We have two new tablets for KOHA lookup and quick
email checks. Please limit your time on these to 10 minutes.
2017 Agriculture Series
February 14th at noon: Grant & Dawn Breitkreutz
February 15th at noon: Bruce Tiffany
REDWOOD COUNTY-WIDE READ
FINDING FOXHOLES BY FAYE BERGER
February 1 - April 30, 2017
February 16th at 6:30 p.m.: PBS TV Series- Home Fires
February 23rd at 6:30 p.m.: PBS TV Series- Home Fires
March 13th at 6:30 p.m.: Movie- The Monuments Men
April 8: Bus trip to Fagen's WWII Air Museum in Granite Falls
April 13th at 6:30 p.m.: Bill Borth, Holocaust Experience
April 26th at 1:00 p.m.: Faye Berger, Author
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:
February 28: The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind by William Kamkwamba & Bryan Mealer (African food)
March 28: Brooklyn by Colm Toibin (All-American food)
April 25: The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion (Sandwiches & Chips)
May 23: Maisie Dobbs by Jacqueline Winspear (Economical Dishes)
June 27: Miller's Valley by Anna Quindlen (Salads or whatever)
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