“It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold: when it is summer in the light, and winter in the shade.” 
―  Charles Dickens,  Great Expectations
Facts from the Stacks
March 2019
Events and Programs
Early Release Event
Fri., March 15, 1:30 p.m.
Community Center Gym

A Raptor Education Specialist will bring three raptors and a variety of hands-on props and activities that will make this program a complete educational experience!
Tuesdays., April 2 - May 21
For kids in grades 3-7
This 8 week book club will take us through one middle grade novel. Kids in 3 rd -7 th grade will meet once a week and a chapter of the book will be read aloud to the group at each session. Each participant will get a copy of the book to follow along if they wish. Registration is limited at the library or online here.
Breakfast with Books
Mon., Mar. 25,
8:30 - 10:00 a.m.
SPCC #219
Ages 2-6

Spring Cleaning? Join us on this no school day, bring your books to swap and enjoy a light breakfast! For each item you bring in, you will take an item home. This is not a donation drop-off - you will go home with as much as you bring! You will get an extra book if you bring in a food donation for the food shelf. Storytime will be held at 9 a.m. After Breakfast with Books, head to the Creative Play Place for more fun! 
Adult Winter Reading Program
Congratulations to our drawing winners and to all who participated in the Adult Winter Book Club!

178 logs turned in and 2,492 hours were read!

Thank you to the donors who supported this program!
Barnes and Noble Book Fair

Save the Date - Barnes and Noble Bookfair:

April 27

The Friends of the St. Peter Public Library receives a percentage of the sales at the Barnes and Noble store in Mankato on this date. Put it on your calendar!
Community Event
The rescheduled author Event with Jill Kalz, author of The Winter Bees
Mon., Mar. 18, 7 p.m. SPCC Rm. 219
The Library is Open

M-Th 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Fridays 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturdays 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
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