Programs & Events

kool-aid-yarn-dye

Kool-Aid Yarn Dyeing Workshop

with Stephanie Showalter of Alainn Yarns

Kit Pickup Starts: Mon, April 19

Pick up your kit* and check out Stephanie's tutorial videos to dye your yarn at home with Kool-Aid!  

*While supplies last, limit one per family

Learn more about our Artist in Residence...

campbell creates glue batik

Campbell Creates: Take-and-Make Glue Batik

Create a beautiful batik fabric print with glue!

Kit Pickup Starts: Mon, May 10
Zoom Class: Tues, May 18 @ 6:00 pm

Pick up your kit at the library starting on Monday, May 10 and join us on Zoom Tuesday, May 18 at 6:00 pm to put it all together! Email Andrea at alorenz@egflibrary.org with any questions.

virtual dance workshop with the North Dakota Ballet Company

Virtual Dance Workshop

with the North Dakota Ballet Company

Tues, May 4 @ 4:00 pm

Join NDBC instructors for a dance and movement workshop for all ages! 
Email Andrea at alorenz@egflibrary.org for the Zoom link.

Funded in part by a grant from the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council and the Minnesota arts and cultural heritage fund.

Minne-Murals: Dark Sky

Minne-Murals™  : All in a Dark Sky

A Coloring Art Adventure with Cindy Kolling 

Kit Pickup Starts: Mon, April 26
Zoom Class: Fri, May 7 @ 6:30 pm

Pick up your Minne-Mural at the library and join us on Zoom to learn about using color, light, and shadow in your art, while also learning about all the things we can see in the night sky.

Kits are free while supplies last.  All ages are welcome!

Funded in part by a grant from the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council and the Minnesota arts and cultural heritage fund.

puzzle-exchange

Puzzle Exchange

Every second Thursday of the month

Thurs, May 13 @ 5:30-6:30 pm

Have a puzzle you don't need any longer? Leave a puzzle - any size, any kind - take a puzzle! Everyone is welcome. We are taking extra care with this event (puzzle drop-off quarantine, social distancing, masks required) in order to maximize safety.

anime club meeting virtually and in-person

Anime Club 

Meet others to discuss old anime favorites or discover something new! Our meetings will have a variety of activities like: discussing recent Manga reads, playing games, learning more about the Japanese culture, and snacks!

Visit our Anime Club website for more information!

In-Person:

Every first Thursday of the month
Next Meeting: Thurs, May 6 @ 5:30 PM

RSVP with Cody at crasmussen@egflibrary.org

Virtually via Zoom:

Every third Thursday of the month
Next Meeting: Thurs, May 20 @ 5:30 PM

For a link to our Zoom meeting, email Cody at crasmussen@egflibrary.org

Virtual Storytime with Miss Andrea

Virtual Storytimes

Join Miss Andrea (virtually) for Baby Bounce and Storytime on YouTube. Browse the video archive on your family's schedule--new stories added each week!

We also have Dial-a-Stories! 

  • Dial (218) 399-3435 for a selection of children's books read staff and volunteers.
  • Watch our Facebook page ⇗ for what’s playing now!


Storytime kits bring storytime home

Storytime Kits

Get two books, materials for two crafts, and a supplemental activity! Kits are available for check out during open hours or through Front Door Pick-Up.

Kits offered change frequently, so call us or stop in to see our current selection.