LITERARY & LECTURES
May 23, 2017
Let author Bob Erickson regale you with tales of the Alaskan frontier. From his many journeys, he has returned with stories to inform, uplift, and enlighten. For all ages. Bremer Community Room 104....More
May 2, 2017
The St. Cloud Friends of Mia are excited to host Gabriel Ritter, Curator and Head of Contemporary Art, on Tuesday May 2, 2017 in the GDCC President’s Dining Room at the ...More
May 8, 2017
"A Legacy Unrivaled: The Story of John Gagliardi" tells of the innovative man who served as the head football coach at Saint John's University from 1953 to 2012, winning ...More
May 24, 2017
Have some old heirlooms collecting dust? This may be the time to see if they are valuable. Come to the library and join author/antiquities appraiser Mark Moran to discuss the ...More
May 25, 2017
Teaching artists are invited to spend an evening exploring lesson plans. Rana Nestrud, Elk River High School Arts Director and Regional Arts Partner Director, and Jane Oxton, ...More
May 25, 2017
In this presentation by Doug Thompson, Collection Specialist at the Minnesota Military Museum at Camp Ripley, you will learn about resources to find lost military records or ...More
June 22, 2017
Artists, performers, designers, community organizers, government workers, developers and others!
Join us for this introduction to the big world of ...More
May 8, 2017
An informal writing group with Linda Marie to inspire you to record your life stories. Writing experience not required....More
An informal writing group with Linda Marie to inspire you to record your life stories. Writing experience not required.
|Great River Regional Library System||05/11/17||Clearwater|
Warren Bradbury has always found the expression "new beginnings" redundant. Isn't any "beginning" new? But he does like the word "commencement." Graduation, right? Starting something, taking a new road, beginning. Warren will lead us in finding a bundle of poems that can carry us along into something new, something delightful. For our last poetry gathering of the season we will commence. No gowns, no "pomp and circumstance," just a pleasant morning...
|Whitney Senior Center||05/16/17||St. Cloud|
|Melrose Antique Road Show with Mark Moran|
Author and appraiser Mark Moran, who has written over 25 books on antiques and collectibles and has appeared on the PBS "Antiques Roadshow" program, will help to evaluate your items and talk about the history of your objects. One object per person, limit 40 items. Register for a time slot by calling the library during open hours at 256-3885. Additional guests welcome to listen and observe. A Legacy event. Monday, May 22 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.
|Great River Regional Library System||05/22/17||Melrose|
|Antique Road Show with Mark Moran|
Author and appraiser Mark Moran, who has written over 25 books on antiques and collectibles and has appeared on the PBS "Antiques Roadshow" program, will help evaluate items and talk about the history of objects. He will appraise up to 40 objects, one object per person. Register for a time slot by calling the library during open hours. Additional guests are welcome to listen and observe!
|Great River Regional Library System||05/23/17||Waite Park|
|Antique Appraiser in Clearwater|
Mark Moran will evaluate and share the history of your item at this special library program. Please call 558-6001 to register for a time slot. Limit one object per person. All are encouraged to attend and observe. Mark has written over 25 books and has appeared on Antiques Roadshow.
|Great River Regional Library System||05/24/17||Clearwater|
|Military History Mysteries|
In this presentation by Doug Thompson, Collection Specialist at the MN Military Museum at Camp Ripley, you will learn about resources to find lost military records or identify uniforms and artifacts! Attendees may bring items for identification and share stories of these objects in a 'show and tell' format. For teens and adults. Preregistration required, limit 20.
|Great River Regional Library System||06/08/17||Cold Spring|