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Earth Day Celebration

A community gathering with hands-on activities for all ages!

2023-04-22 10:00:00 2023-04-22 14:00:00 America/Chicago Earth Day Celebration Celebrate Earth Day at the Library! Community partners will share information and facilitate hands-on learning activities. There will be special events for kids, as well as giveaways for everyone. Detroit Lakes Public Library -

Saturday, April 22
10:00am - 2:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-04-22 10:00:00 2023-04-22 14:00:00 America/Chicago Earth Day Celebration Celebrate Earth Day at the Library! Community partners will share information and facilitate hands-on learning activities. There will be special events for kids, as well as giveaways for everyone. Detroit Lakes Public Library -

Celebrate Earth Day at the Library! Community partners will share information and facilitate hands-on learning activities. There will be special events for kids, as well as giveaways for everyone.

Special Kids events: 

10:30 AM  Earth Day Storytime

11:00 AM Happy Earth Day Environmental Magic Show

Community Partners:

Becker County Master Gardeners

Becker County Environmental Services 

Creation Care FLC

Izaak Walton League

Tamarac Wildlife Refuge

AGE GROUP: | All Ages |

EVENT TYPE: | STEM | Presentations | Arts, Crafts and Hobbies |

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Detroit Lakes Public Library

Phone: 218-847-2168
Branch manager
Pamela Westby

Hours
Mon, May 20 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Tue, May 21 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, May 22 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, May 23 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, May 24 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, May 25 9:00AM to 3:00PM
Sun, May 26 Closed

About the branch

The Detroit Lakes Public Library is located in downtown Detroit Lakes at the intersection of Washinton Ave. and Frazee Street. The library offers two meeting rooms, four study rooms, a legal kiosk, free Wi-Fi and much more.

Upcoming Events

Thu, May 23, 10:30am - 11:15am
Help your child develop exceptional reading skills by bringing them to Storytime.

Sat, May 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Each week we read and play with stories to encourage a love of reading. Family storytime lasts 30 minutes, includes a coloring sheet and a story themed scavenger hunt. All ages welcome.

Tue, May 28, 4:00pm - 6:15pm
Anime and manga fans are invited to geek out over their favorite shows and stories at the Detroit Lakes Public Library. This month we are watching the animated movie "Suzume".

Wed, May 29, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Join the Librayr Club to hear MN author Will Weaver speak about his latest book, "Power & Light." "Power & Light" is a novel following an emigrant family in 1906 as they arrive in ND from Norway.

Wed, May 29, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Join us for an educational session on the Basics of Medicare. Sharon Notch, a Medicare de-complicator with UCare, will answer questions & offer clarification. Registration is required.

Thu, May 30, 10:30am - 11:15am
Help your child develop exceptional reading skills by bringing them to Storytime.

Sat, Jun 01, 10:30am - 11:00am
Each week we read and play with stories to encourage a love of reading. Family storytime lasts 30 minutes, includes a coloring sheet and a story themed scavenger hunt. All ages welcome.

Mon, Jun 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us on Monday mornings for songs, stories, and action poems for infants through preschoolers and their caregivers.

Mon, Jun 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Do you have a phone, tablet, laptop, iPad, Kindle or other device that you’re struggling to use? We can help!

Tue, Jun 04, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
What’s happening right now in our gardens? DMae Ceryes will present on common questions currently being asked at Becker County Extension and in statewide Master Gardener communications.

Wed, Jun 05, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Our monthly Writers' Group is a place for writers of all levels to come together and share your work, ideas, and encouragement with each other. All genres welcome.

Thu, Jun 06, 10:30am - 11:15am
Join us at the Detroit Lakes City Park Bandshell to enjoy the air and sun while exploring stories and craft activities. If inclement weather, event will be moved to the Detroit Lakes Public Library.

Thu, Jun 06, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us at the Detroit Lakes City Park Bandshell and kick off the summer by winning prizes in Book Bingo. If inclement weather, event will be moved to the Detroit Lakes Public Library.

Thu, Jun 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us at Bucks Mill Brewing for our After Hours Book Club meeting to discuss this month's book, "Remarkably Bright Creatures" by Shelby Van Pelt.

Sat, Jun 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
Each week we read and play with stories to encourage a love of reading. Family storytime lasts 30 minutes, includes a coloring sheet and a story themed scavenger hunt. All ages welcome.

Sat, Jun 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
Join us for a special storytime to with Bailey and her handler, Sherry, from Pet Partners. Afterwards, kids can sign up to read to Bailey one on one.

Sat, Jun 08, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Try out a new hobby and enjoy a book discussion while walking at Sucker Creek Preserve by joining us for a Walking Book Club. Registration is required. In case of rain, check the our Facebook page.

Mon, Jun 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us on Monday mornings for songs, stories, and action poems for infants through preschoolers and their caregivers.

Tue, Jun 11, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Make a splash with liquid watercolors and doodle on some details. Learn how to make a doodle bird and a summer blossom.

Wed, Jun 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Visit the Becker County Museum from 10-11 AM and enjoy a Storytime with the Detroit Lakes Public Library Book Bike on the rooftop patio. Admission is free.

Thu, Jun 13, 10:30am - 11:15am
Join us at the Detroit Lakes City Park Bandshell to enjoy the air and sun while exploring stories and craft activities. If inclement weather, event will be moved to the Detroit Lakes Public Library.

Thu, Jun 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Explore the Interactive UFO Exhibit at the Becker County Museum and join the library to create space-themed creations to take home. Supplies are limited and registration is required.

Sat, Jun 15, 10:30am - 11:00am
Each week we read and play with stories to encourage a love of reading. Family storytime lasts 30 minutes, includes a coloring sheet and a story themed scavenger hunt. All ages welcome.

Mon, Jun 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us on Monday mornings for songs, stories, and action poems for infants through preschoolers and their caregivers.

Mon, Jun 17, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Want to research your family history, but aren't sure where to start? Join us for a beginner workshop that will introduce you to the free genealogy databases available at the library.  

Mon, Jun 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Do you have a phone, tablet, laptop, iPad, Kindle or other device that you’re struggling to use? We can help!

Tue, Jun 18, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us to discuss this month's book, "Lessons in Chemistry" by Bonnie Garmus. All are welcome including those who haven't read the book.

Thu, Jun 20, 10:30am - 11:15am
Join us at the Detroit Lakes City Park Bandshell to enjoy the air and sun while exploring stories and craft activities. If inclement weather, event will be moved to the Detroit Lakes Public Library.

Thu, Jun 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Go galactic this summer at the Detroit Lakes City Park Bandshell. Learn about the planets in our solar system on our space walk and make your own slime to take home.

Sat, Jun 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Each week we read and play with stories to encourage a love of reading. Family storytime lasts 30 minutes, includes a coloring sheet and a story themed scavenger hunt. All ages welcome.

Sat, Jun 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for a special storytime about our buggy little pollinator friends hosted by the Master Gardeners.