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All events will be held at the Wabasso Public Library
and are free and open to the public. Please join us!
March 4 & 11
Square Foot Gardening
Wednesday mornings from 10:30 to 11:15
Thursday, March 5th at 1:30pm
Naturalist Alisha Flemming will show us how you can grow the same amount of vegetables in only 20% of the space of a single row garden!
Attracting Butterflies and Bees To Your Garden
Tuesday, March 31st at 1:30pm
Suzanne Schmiesing will show us what flowers and plants belong in your gardens to attract pollinators.
Library Travel Series
Please join us on Tuesday, March 10 at 7:00pm when Joyce Plaetz will be our guide through the Mediterranean from her recent cruise to this part of the world.
A Photographic History 1940-2012
Join us on Tuesday, March 24th at 7:00pm for an evening of railroad history with MN Author and Photographer Steve Glischinski.
2015 Winter Reading Program
"Book Your Winter Getaway "
January 1 - March 31
Open to anyone 16 years or older with a current library card. Just read 12 books in any format, including audio books and e-books. Prizes given to those who finish and a grand prize at the end of the program.
Register today at any library in the Plum Creek Library System.
An exciting program designed for pre-school children and their families. This program is featured at the Redwood Falls County Libraries in Lamberton, Morgan, Redwood Falls, and Wabasso.
1000 Books Before Kindergarten is a reading program designed for children ages birth to 5 years old and their families.
Here is how it works:
1. Register your child at any of the Redwood County Libraries and receive a FREE book bag and reading record to take home.
2. Write down the title of each book that is read.
3. The child receives a sticker for each 25 books that are read.
4. They will receive a prize after every 100 books that are read.
5. When they complete reading 1,000 books they will be invited to a graduation pizza party and they will receive a diploma, t-shirt and book.
Click on the links below for more information!
1000 Books Before Kindergarten FAQ
Books Every Child Should Read Before Kindergarten
Cypress Resume is here!
The Plum Creek Library System has acquired Cypress Resume, an online tool that effortlessly helps you create a professional resume in just a few minutes. Its easy to use format assures you won't spend hours trying to perfect your document-all the hard work is done for you. Simply plug in your basic information (as little or as much as you'd like) and Cypress Resume creates a perfectly formatted document to help you land that dream job.
With Crypress Resume there is no need to compose anything, ever. Simply type basic information about yourself and leave the difficult task of writing concise, descriptive statements detailing your abilities to the resume builder.
Create a fantastice new resume today. Cypress Resume is available at your local public library or online here.
ZINIO IS HERE!
The Plum Creek Library System, in partnership with REdigital from Recorded Books (Prince Frederick, MD), is pleased to announce the availability of Zinio for Libraries, the world's largest newstand.
Plum Creek patrons now have unlimited mulit-user access to complete digital magazines, easlily viewed on any internet-enabled device.
Instructions for setting up a Zinio account
Plum Creek Library System has expanded it digital collection with the addition of Disney Digital Books. This new collection features nearly 700 Disney Online Books and downloadable EPUB and PDF eBooks. Click on the link above to get started!
The Disney Online Books are browser based and can be enjoyed on a Windows or Mac computer. Titles offer interactive features to enhance the user experience such as a 'magic pen' that pronounces word with just one click. You will recognize familiar Disney characters like Mickey Mouse, Winnie the Pooh, Disney Princesses and more.
Disney EPUB books along with the rest of the eBook collection can be downloaded to a computer or eReader such as a Kindle, Nook or Sony Reader. To check out both types of Disney Digital Books you must have a valid library card, computer and internet connection. At the end of the lending period, titles automatically expire and are returned to the collection.
The Plum Creek Library System partners with Overdrive, a global leader in digital media services, to offer this digital service.
Want to have the entire works of William Shakespeare or Mark Twain in one file, and completly free?
One of the biggest benefits of eBooks is that they are convenient. One file can contain 5 thousand or 500 thousand words. Instead of downloading 50 seperate books from one author, you can get the most of their publications by clicking on a download button just once.
Our favorite source for free eBooks, Project Guttenburg, has several files that include complete electronic publications of selected classic authors.
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare
The Complete Works of Mark Twain
more information via eBook Friendly.
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