Tuesday, June 07, 2016

Upcoming Events


"WINTERING" / Peter Geye

Tuesday, Sept. 27, 1:30 pm

at the Aurora Public Library

Follow a father and son’s epic journey into the forbidding wilds of the Boundary Waters.  This presentation will include slides of the sources that inspired and informed the writing of Peter Geye’s Wintering including images of the maps that play a central role in the story, and in the exploration of this territory.


These programs, sponsored by Arrowhead Library System, were funded in part or in whole with money from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
  

Drawing for Coloring Workshop

Thursday, Sept. 29

6:00-7:30 pm

at the Aurora Public Library 

 


What comes to mind for you as you think of Up North Minnesota? Is it deer hunting or hockey, iron mining or fishing? Drawing for Coloring will focus on Minnesota scenes; natural and man-made. This program is suitable for all ages.



The first half of the session Will be guided drawing with the artist. She will create several scenes suitable to be used as coloring pages. The second half of the 90-minute session will focus on helping individuals design and draw a coloring book page that can be submitted to the Arrowhead Regional Library Coloring Book Contest.



Come for some fun and enjoyable drawing experience. All ages and levels of artistic experience are welcome.

  
This program, sponsored by Arrowhead Library System, was funded in part or in whole with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.  



PUMPKINFEST

QUILT SHOW

AT THE LIBRARY

Saturday, Oct. 8
10:00 am - 3:00 pm 

No library services during the quilt show. 



 




 


 


 

 

 

 


 


Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Check It Out! Newly added titles at the Aurora Public Library

 A number of titles have recently been added to our collection--check them out!

MINNESOTA TITLES

Minnesota Gold--Patrick "Packy" Mader with Joel Rippel (sports history)
Lab Girl--Hope Jahren (memoir)
Manitou Canyon--William Kent Krueger (mystery)
The Drifter--Nicholas Petrie (mystery)
Only Beloved--Margo Hansen (historical fiction)
Boomtown--Mark Munger (fiction)
Ice-Out--Mary Casanova (teen historical fiction)
The Girl Who Drank the Moon--Kelly Barnhill (chapter book)
Where Are You Going, Baby Lincoln?--Kate DiCamillo (children's audiobook)
Opa & Oma Together--Patrick "Packy" Mader (picture book)
The Iron Range Family Album (DVD)

NONFICTION

Guinness World Records 2017
Grit--Angela Duckworth
Simple Pleasures: Stories From My Life as an Amish Mother--Marianne Jantzi
If You Can Keep It--Eric Metaxes
A Good Time for the Truth--ed. Sun Yung Shin
Clerical Abilities Test Preparation Study Guide--NLC
Body Into Balance--Maria Noel Groves
The Useful Book--Sharon and David Bowers
The Snowden Files--Luke Harding
The Mannings: The Rise and Fall of a Football Family--Lars Anderson
Sinbad--Translated by Husain Haddowy
US Army Rangers 1989-2015

MYSTERY/SUSPENSE

Sting--Sandra Brown
Insidious--Catherine Coulter
Curious Minds--Janet Evanovich
Downfall--J.A. Jance
A Great Reckoning--Louise Penny
Damaged--Lisa Scottoline
The Black Widow--Daniel Silva

FICTION

The Obsession--Nora Roberts
Rushing Waters--Danielle Steel

SCIENCE FICTION/FANTASY  

Ghost Talkers--Mary Robinette Kowal

BOOKS ON CD

The First Hostage--Joel C. Rosenberg

DONATED MOVIES

Body of Lies
The Break-Up
The Hiding Place
Invictus
MI-2
World's Greatest Dad

CHAPTER BOOKS

Dog Man--Dav Pilkey

PICTURE BOOKS

Click, Clack, Surprise--Doreen Cronin & Betsy Lewin
The Friendship Fairy--Amanda Provins
Splashdance--Liz Starin
What To Do With A Box--Jane Yolen & Chris Sheban

JUVENILE NONFICTION

Bible Lands--Jonathan Tubb
Maker Lab--Jack Challoner