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Posted on: July 21, 2022

Local Artists Exhibits

Local Artists Exhibits - summer 2022

By turning library walls into art exhibits, Anoka County Library supports local Minnesota artists by providing unique venues to display their work; 

and enhances the library experience for the community. Rolling art exhibits are featured at four l...

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Posted on: July 11, 2022

Winners of the Write On! Teen Short Story Contest

Winners Write On! Teen Short Story Contest

Every year teens in Anoka County have a chance to show off their creative writing skills in our annual “Write On!” short story contest sponsored by the Anoka County Friends of the Library. Youth in grades 6-12 submitted their stories o...

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Read the winning stories written by local teens Library - Website News
Posted on: July 11, 2022

Become a Volunteer Reading Mentor

Reading Mentors - Volunteers Needed - girl and reading mentor playing game at table

Did you know that only about half of the students in our county are reading at grade level?  We are offering a new program to support 1st, 2nd, and 3rd graders in building a love of reading and practicing their skills to become more confident rea...

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Learn more about becoming a reading mentor Library - Website News
Posted on: May 2, 2022

Unearth an Adventure! Summer Reading is June 1- Aug. 14

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Summer Adventures: Unearthed! runs from June 1 to August 14, 2022.  People of all ages can dig into good books and uncover fun activities by joining our free summer reading challenge.  Track your reading, share book reviews, compete with...

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Visit to start your adventure. Library - Website News
Posted on: May 2, 2022

New Board Games Just Added

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Is your board game night turning into BORED game night? Do you need a different challenge? New games have just been added to the collection! Check out games for three weeks at a time for free with your library card.

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Place holds for games in our catalog here. Library - Website News