Join Puppy Pete and his other puppet friends at Stillwater Public Library on Tuesdays at 10:15 a.m. for Baby & Toddler Storytime as we sing, play, read, write and talk during this inclusive storytime for families with babies and toddlers. Stay and play after storytime (until noon). Storytime is a great opportunity to meet new friends, socialize and strengthen early literacy skills! Read more about Baby & Toddler Storytime
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Join us at Stillwater Public Library on the first Saturday of each month through May between 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. for Brick Party. For kids of all ages to use their imagination to create using bricks derived from a word meaning "play well". Bricks will be provided by the library, please leave your personal bricks at home. Come build your own design or complete a provided challenge idea. One creation per builder will be on display in the library all month.
Program is free and no registration required. Read more about Brick Party
Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Thursday, January 30 at 6:00 p.m. for Making Sense of Your Money & How You're Spending It. Need help on how to begin to create a responsible, spending-savvy budget? Can’t figure out how to get or improve your credit? The class will introduce “The Budget Cycle,” which includes steps to maintain a successful budget: setting goals, tracking expenses, preparing a spending plan, following the plan, evaluating the plan and adjusting the plan as needed.
Program is free and no registration required. Read more about Making Sense of Your Money & How You're Spending It
Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Saturday, January 18 anytime between 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. for Post-It Note Art. Help transform the Teen Library Space from blah to WOW with some Post-It Note Art! You decide on the design (bring your own or use one we already have) to create and then, ready… set… post away! Ages 12-18.
Program is free and no registration necessary. Read more about Post-It Note Art
Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Thursday, January 16 at 6:00 p.m. for Family Board Game Night. Play some board games at the library! A variety of games for all ages will be available to play in the teen space. Try out Code Names, Candyland, Ticket to Ride, Battleship, Twister and more. Open to families.
Program is free and no registration required. Read more about Family Board Game Night
Join us at Stillwater Public Library to Celebrate 100 Years of the Women's Vote: A Midwest Perspective. One hundred years ago, the Minnesota Legislature ratified the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, granting women the right to vote and ending the 72-year struggle for woman suffrage. To celebrate this centennial anniversary, the library, in partnership with League of Women Voters of White Bear Lake Area and American Association of University Women (AAUW) of the St. Read more about Celebrating 100 Years of the Women's Vote: A Midwest Perspective
Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Saturday, January 11 at 1:00 p.m. for Polar Bears in Northern Lights. Winter is the perfect time to create some arctic artwork! We will learn to draw polar bears with simple shapes and lines, and then we will place them into a landscape of colorful Northern Lights. For kids in grades K-5. Read more about Polar Bears in Northern Lights - Art for Kids, K-5
Come embrace winter and enjoy a variety of outdoor activities at Kroening Interpretive Center’s Winter Solstice Celebration. Families can participate in a nature walk along a luminary trail and make their own luminaries to bring home. Other activities include winter themed games, face painting and a bonfire.
Drop in to watch and record winter birds on our trails or at our feeders. Enter your sightings using the eBird app or hand-write a list for the naturalist. Double the fun by renting a pair of snowshoes for $5/pair (if 6” snow on ground)! Read more about December Brrrd-count
Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Monday, December 9 at 6:00 p.m. for stories, songs, movement, and more to encourage the development of early learning skills. For children ages 5 and under and their caregivers.
Program is free and no registration required. This special evening session will be lead by a Stillwater ECFE Family Educator. Read more about Early Childhood Family Storytime