Kids coloring contest!

Hey kids, check your Lonsdale Area News-Review for their Easter coloring contest.  We have already received a bunch of great pictures, but there is space for plenty more!  You can drop them off at the library until 6:00 pm on Friday, April 25th.  Good luck and thanks for sharing your art with us!

Maud Hart Lovelace event rescheduled

Our Minnesota History Player event originally scheduled for February 20th has been rescheduled for March 27th.  We have high hopes for good weather and invite you all to experience what should be a very fun event.

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Maud Hart Lovelace

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 Date:  March 27, 2014
Time:  6:30-7:30 pm
Place:  Lonsdale Public Library

A staff member from the Minnesota Historical Society will portray Minnesota author Maud Hart Lovelace.  She will talk about:

  • Her childhood in Mankato and what it was like to grow up in Minnesota 100 years ago
  • How Maud’s friends and family helped her pursue her dream of being a writer
  • How technology changed everyday life at the turn of the last century
  • The rise of the middle class in the early 1900s

Maud Hart Lovelace

Performance cancelled

Tonight’s Maud Hart Lovelace History Player event has been cancelled due to weather.
It will be rescheduled at a later date.

Minnesota History Player
Maud Hart Lovelace

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Date:  February 20, 2014
Time:  6:30-7:30 p.m.
Place:  Lonsdale Public Library

Maud Hart Lovelace, 1892-1980

Author of the Betsy-Tacy books

Maud will talk about:

  • Her childhood in Mankato and what it was like to grow up in Minnesota 100 years ago
  • How Maud’s friends and family helped her pursue her dream of being a writer
  • How technology changed everyday life at the turn of the last century
  • The rise of the middle class in the early 1900s

 

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Family Movie Night

COMEDY SHORTS

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Date:  Thursday, February 6, 2014
Time:  6:30-8:30 p.m.
Place:  Lonsdale Public Library

 Join us for a night of comedy short films featuring old favorites the Looney Tunes, Little Rascals and Three Stooges.   Get ready to roar with laughter!

Note:  Comedy violence may not be suitable for young children.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Family Movie Night

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“The Little Princess”

Date:Thursday, January 23
Time: 6:30-8:30 pm
Place: Lonsdale Public Library

Shirley Temple stars in the story of a girl whose father places her in an exclusive boarding school when he goes off to fight in the Boer war.  When her father is reported missing in action, everything changes and the “little princess” is forced to work as a servant.  But she never gives up on the hope of seeing her beloved father again.

The event is free and so are the popcorn and lemonade.