Prohibition in Minnesota: an ECRL Reads program

The 1920s is probably best known for Prohibition, a nationwide constitutional ban on the production, importation, transportation, and sale of alcoholic beverages that remained in place from 1920 to 1933. Minnesotans, along with the rest of the country, were plunged into what many called “The Great Experiment.” PROHIBITION. A primary theme of the ECRL Reads …

Acting Games for Beginners

Learn the tricks of the trade from an experienced Guthrie Teaching Artist.  Come to the Mora Public Library on Saturday, May 20 from 10:30 am – 12 Noon.   No experience necessary, but get ready to play!  Grade groupings will be for GRADES 6-9 and 9-12.  Pre-registration is required by calling the library at 320-679-2642 …

Alison Feigh, Program Manager for Jacob Wetterling Resource Center, to speak at the Mora Public Library

Parents, grandparents, youth leaders and teachers! How do you talk to children about personal safety without scaring them to death? Join Alison Feigh, Program Manager for the Jacob Wetterling Resource Center, as she presents Teachable Safety Skills: Replacing Myths with Facts at the Mora Public Library on Thursday, March 30 from 6:30-8:00 pm. Her presentation …

Straw Bale Gardening Author to Visit Mora Public Library

Discover the method of straw bale gardening with Minnesota author Joel Karsten on Sunday, March 19 at 3:00 pm. The presentation will include information about how to use straw bales as planting containers for vegetable gardening from his book Straw Bale Gardens Complete. This project is funded with money from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage …