THE FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY IS ONCE AGAIN
HAVING A CALENDAR FUNDRAISER!
We have an adorable 2016 calendar made from the top 12
art entries. They are on sale NOW
for $10 each. They make a great gift.
Thank you for supporting this fundraiser.
WE ALSO HAVE BOOK LETTERS
FOR SALE! STOP IN AND TAKE A LOOK.
Armchair Travel Series at the Library
Traveling in the
winter isn’t always easy, but the Friends of the Redwood Falls Public Library
have put together a series of trips for you.
All you have to do is come to the Library on the appointed date and time
and off you go! A series of travel
programs will begin Monday, January 11, 2016.
Each program will begin at noon and will last approximately one hour.
Monday, January 11
at 12 Noon
Eric Larson- Japan
Monday, January 25
at 12 Noon
Bruce Tiffany- Cuba
Monday, February 8
at 12 Noon
Cathy Roller- Switzerland
22 at 12 Noon
Robin Stegner- Portugal
Monday, March 7 at
Joe & Carol Kriegl-
Monday, March 21
at 12 Noon
Eric Lovett- Nepal
Join us for
board games and card games every Thursday night from 6 – 8 p.m.
No registration required, come when you
can. We will have games and cards
available, but feel free to bring your own also. There will be adult only tables and
intergenerational tables also. Everyone is
encouraged to get out of the house and join us this winter!
Game nights begin
January 7, 2016.
SCRABBLE® Tournament: We will be having a SCRABBLE tournament
throughout the winter
months. Sign up at the Circulation Desk
January 8th and pick
up a rules and information sheet. Games will
at the library at
your convenience starting January 11th. Ages 16 and up, please.
us for crafts, chatting, and snacks.We will meet the third
Thursday of each month beginning in January!
We will meet from 5 - 9 p.m. 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).
Check out our LOOM!
January 1 –
March 31, 2016
will be given for the Adult Winter Reading Program
at the Redwood Falls Public
Library! The Program begins on January
and continues through March 31st, 2016.
Once again we will have great
prizes along the way and a drawing at the
end for the grand prize.
Please ask any Library Staff for information and to get signed up
for the Reading
Program starting January 1st!
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:
January 26: A Long Time Gone by Karen White (Southern Food) February 23: Rootbeer Lady by Bob Cary (Hotdish and Jello) March 22: The Secret Wisdom of the Earth
by Christopher Scotton (Sandwiches and Chips)
April 26: The Obituary Writer
by Ann Hood (Salads)
May 24: The Arsonist
by Sue Miller (Mexican Food)
June 28: Wonderstruck
by Brian Selznick (Potluck)
July 26: The Martian by Andy Weir (Heavenly Space Food) August 23: Painted Horses by Malcolm Brooks (Fresh Garden Food) September 27: The Red Pencil
by Andrea Davis Pinkney (Food from a favorite storybook)
25: The Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline (Halloween) November 22: Born Survivors by Wendy Holden (Thanksgiving) December 20: TransAtlantic by Colum McCann (Christmas)
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