East Central Regional Library Events
Featured Events
Minnesota Byways with Doug Ohman

Tuesday – Feb. 4 th – 6pm - Princeton

Come on out to the Princeton Library for a special presentation by Minnesota photographer, storyteller and historian Doug Ohman. From each of his six Minnesota Byways books, Doug will take you to his favorite locations and share the best photographs and stories from around the great state of Minnesota. All ages welcome. No registration necessary.

These programs are funded with money from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Painting Workshop

Saturday – Feb. 1 st – 10:30am – Chisago Lakes

Join local artist Nicole Christensen for a two-hour painting workshop that will leave you loving your painting. Nicole is the Studio of Arts Coordinator and Wellness Instructor at M-Power Wellness Center in Chisago City. Those ages 14 and up are encouraged to sign up, as registration is required. All supplies will be provided.
These programs are funded with money from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Upcoming Closures
All East Central Regional Library locations will be closed Monday, February 17th. Normal hours will resume the following day.
Aitkin County Events
Aitkin Public Library
L ocated at: 110 1st Ave. NE Aitkin, MN 56431

Storytime with Puppets Without Borders – Thursday - Jan. 30th - 10:30am

*Jigsaw Puzzle Challenge – Tuesday - Feb. 4th - 1pm & 5pm

Tapletop Tuesday – Tuesday – Feb. 11 th – 4pm

*DIY Spa Night – Thursday- Feb. 13 th – 6pm

AARP Tax Help – Thursdays – Feb. 13 to April 9 – 10:30am

 Storytime – Thursdays - Jan. 23 to Feb. 13 - 10:30am

*1-on-1 Computer Assistance - Tuesdays at 11am & 11:45am

* = Registration Required
McGregor Public Library
L ocated at: 111 East Center Ave. McGregor, MN 55760

Preschool Free Play – Tuesday's - Jan. 28th to Mar. 24th- 10:00am
Chisago County Events
Chisago Lakes Area Library
Located at: 11754 302nd St. Chisago City, MN 55013

*Discover Club Junior – Monday – Jan. 27 th & Feb. 24th– 3:30pm

Book Sale – Thurs. Jan. 23rd 10am - 8pm, Fri. Jan. 24th 10am - 6pm & Sat. Jan. 25th 10am - 3pm

Storytime – Wednesdays- Jan. 22 nd to Feb. 26 th – 10:30am

Book Club – Thurs. – Feb. 20 th 6:30pm

*Jr. Minecraft Club – Sat. – Feb. 8 th – 10:30am

*Minecraft Club – Sat. – Feb. 8 th –12:00pm

* = Registration Required
North Branch Area Library
Located at 6355 379th St. North Branch, MN 55056

Essentrics: Stretch, Strengthen, Rebalance – Thurs. - Jan. 23 rd – 10:30am

Teen Book Club - Mon. – Jan. 27 th & Feb. 24th– 5:00pm

Book Club – Mon. – Feb. 3 rd – 12:30pm & Thurs. – Feb. 20 th – 6:30pm

*Minecraft Club – Wed. – Feb. 5 th – 3:30pm

Lego Club – Mon. – Feb. 10 th – 3:30pm

*Discover Club – Wed. - Feb. 12 th – 3:30pm

Storytime – Wednesdays - Jan. 22 nd to Feb. 26 th – 10:30am

* = Registration Required
Rush City Public Library
Located at 240 W. Fourth St. Rush City, MN 55069

Lapsit Storytime – Tues. – Jan. 28 th , Feb. 11 th & Feb. 25th – 11:30am
           
*Discover Club Junior – Sat. – Feb. 8th – 10:30am

Storytime – Tues. Feb. 11 th & 12 th – 10:30am

Valentine Crafts and Cards – Tues. Feb. 11 th – 3:30pm

Book Sale – Tues. Feb. 18 th to Sat. Feb. 29 th – during regular open hours

*Sensational Scarves – Tues. Feb. 18 th – 4:30pm

* = Registration Required
Wyoming Area Giese Memorial Library
Located at 26855 Forest Blvd. Wyoming, MN 55092

Storytime – Tuesdays – Jan. 21st thru Feb. 25 th – 10:30am
           
Wyoming Area Needle Crafters – Mondays –Jan. 27th thru Feb. 24th – 10am
Isanti County Events
Cambridge Public Library
Located at 244 S. Birch St. Cambridge, MN 55008


Storytime – Wednesdays – 10:00am
           
*Technology Help – Wednesdays - 10am to 3:00pm

Baby Storytime - Wednesdays - Feb. 5th to Mar. 4th - 9:00am

Lego Club – Mon. - Feb. 10 th – 4:00pm

Teen Book Club - Thurs. - Feb. 13th - 5:00pm

Walking Book Club – Tues. – Feb. 18 th - 10:30am

Book Club- Thurs. - Feb. 20th - 6:30pm

*Escape From Hogwarts – Tues. Mar. 10 th – 10:30am & 1:30pm

* = Registration Required
Kanabec County Events
Mora Public Library
Located at 200 Maple Ave. W. Mora, MN 55051

Storytime – Fridays– 11:00am

Lego Club – Tues. - Jan. 28th & Feb. 25th – 6:00pm

Crochet & Knit Club - Wed. - Jan. 29th & Feb. 26th - 1:00pm

Dear Anonymous - Mon. - Feb. 3rd - 3:00pm

Crochet & Knit Club - Tues. - Feb. 4th - 5:30pm

*Valentine Making Workshop - Tues. - Feb. 11th - 5:30pm

Book Club - Wed. - Feb. 19th - 1:30pm

Friends of the Mora Library Meeting - Thurs. - Jan. 23rd & Feb. 27th - 5:00pm

* = Registration Required
Mille Lacs County Events
Milaca Community Library
Located at 235 1St St. E. Milaca, MN 56353

Storytime – Thursdays - Jan. 23rd to Feb. 20th – 10:30am
Mille Lacs Lake Community Library
Located at 285 2nd Ave. S. Isle, MN 56342

Teen Book Club – Thurs. - Feb. 6th – 3:30pm

Book Club – Thurs. - Feb. 6th – 6:30pm

In Stitches – Thurs. - Feb. 20th – 2:00pm
Princeton Area Library
Located at 100 4th Ave. S. Princeton, MN 55371

Featured Event- Minnesota Byways with Doug Ohman - Tues. - Feb. 4th - 6:00pm

Preschool Storytime – Wednesdays- Jan. 22nd to March 4 th – 1:00pm

Toddler Storytime - Fridays - Jan. 24th to Feb. 28th - 11:00am
Pine County Events
Hinckley Public Library
Located at 106 First St. SE. Hinckley, MN 55037

Family Storytime – Fridays – 10:30am

Teen Writer's Group - Wed. Feb. 5th - 3:30pm
Pine City Public Library
Located at 300 5th St. Pine City, MN 55063

Storytime – Wednesdays – 10:00am

Teen Movie Night - Saturdays - 7:00pm

Crochet & Knit Night - Tues. - Feb. 4th - 6:00pm

Drop-In Crafts - Mon. - Feb. 10th - 4:00pm

Morning Book Group - Thurs. - Feb. 20th - 10:00am

*Kahoots! - Fri. - Feb. 28th - 11:00am & 1:00pm


* = Registration Required
Sandstone Public Library
Located at 119 N. 4th St. Sandstone, MN 55072

Storytime – Thursdays – 10:30am

Book Club - Thurs. - Feb. 13th - 10:30am
All library events are made available at no cost and are open to the public.