Author Tour “Minnesota’s Byways”

MN Author, Storyteller, and Photographer, Doug Ohman, will be a the Wabasha Public Library Thursday, Feb. 23rd, at 10:30 a.m. Doug will share the best photographs and stories from around the great state of Minnesota.  This event is free and open to the public.

This program was arranged by SELCO and made possible with money from Minnesota’s Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund and the people of Minnesota for Library Legacy activities.

 

MN Opera Storytime

Alisa Magallon from the MN Opera will be here on Mon., Feb. 13th at 10:30 a.m.. for a special storytime at the Wabasha Public Library.  Alisa was here last February and shared a story and craft project with the children from the community, St. Felix Pre-K/Pre-S and the Head Start Program.  Everyone is invited.  

Upcoming Programs at the Library

Adult Coloring Class

 Tuesday, Jan. 24th at 1:00 p.m.in the conference room. Join Robin Baumgartner and spend a relaxing hour or two at the Library, coloring, listening to soft music, and enjoying a warm cup of tea. All supplies provided.  Class is free and open to the public.

 

“Stay Sharp” Brain Program with M.J. Moravec

Thursday, Feb. 2nd at 10:30 a.m. in the Children’s Room

By the time we are in our 40s, our brains are experiencing cognitive decline. The good news is we may be able to reverse it through cognitive exercises. This presentation will focus on cognition, its decline, and what we can do to maintain and even improve our mental acuity. Interactive exercises, as well as ideas for you to incorporate at home, will be included in the presentation. Come and learn about staying sharp!  Class is free and open to the public.

 

Hot Reads for Cold Nights Winter Reading Bingo

Play Winter Reading Bingo at the Wabasha Public Library starting Jan. 3.  Bingo sheets are available at the front desk of the Library. Complete 5 in a row or 4 corners to be entered into a weekly drawing for a “Hot Reads for Cold Nights” coffee mug and a grand prize drawing on Feb. 17th.  All prizes provided by the Friends of the Wabasha Public Library.

Winter Berry Prairie Point Quilt

Winter Berry Prairie Point Quilt Silent Auction
Mary and Barb are holding a queen size quilt recently donated to the Library to be used for a silent auction to raise money for the Children’s Library Expansion Project. The starting bid is $50.00 and will increase in increments of $5.00. Stop at the Library or call 651-565-3927 to place your bid. Bidding will end on New Years. #wabpublibrary

“All Aboard the Polar Express!!”

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“All Aboard the Polar Express”

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Wabasha Public Library

Saturday, Dec. 3rd 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

The Polar Express written by Chris Van Allsburg will be shared, jingle bell ornaments will be made, and train cookies will be decorated.  Don’t forget to wear your warm Christmas pajamas.  This program is free and everyone is welcome!

Happy Thanksgiving

The Wabasha Public Library will be closing early, 5 p.m., on Wednesday Nov. 23 and will be closed all day on Thursday, Nov. 24th.  The Library will be open Friday, Nov. 25th, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday, Nov. 26th, 9 a.m. to noon.  Happy Thanksgiving!happy-thanksgiving-2016-greetings-picture