Classes


Sawdust Savvy: Summer DIY Craft Camp

06-20-2019

Presented by Sawdust Savvy at Sawdust Savvy, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 17 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 18 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 19 @ 9:00 am + 1 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 20 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

In this camp, children 8 and older will make a scrapbook of memories. This camp includes a special personalized Sawdust Savvy wood book cover plus up to 10 inside pages of their favorite memories.  Children will need to bring photos from home to...

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In this camp, children 8 and older will make a scrapbook of memories. This camp includes a special personalized Sawdust Savvy wood book cover plus up to 10 inside pages of their favorite memories.  Children will need to bring photos from home to complete their project.
Camp will also include games and supervised play time at Teddy Bear Park (weather permitting).

Lead Instructor: Annie Dahl, MAEd.

Craft Camp registration is first-come, first-serve, and limited to 25 participants per session.

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Tags:   Arts & Craft KidsClasses

Book Buddies Read Aloud (Grades K-2)

08-19-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 17 @ 5:00 pm Mon, Jul 15 @ 5:00 pm Mon, Aug 19 @ 5:00 pm

Book Buddies is a youth literacy program for children from Kindergarten to Second Grade. Guest readers, Buddies, may be members of the Teen Advisory Board or other community volunteers. A librarian will supervise the program.

Following about 20...

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Book Buddies is a youth literacy program for children from Kindergarten to Second Grade. Guest readers, Buddies, may be members of the Teen Advisory Board or other community volunteers. A librarian will supervise the program.

Following about 20 minutes (with wiggle breaks) where the buddy will read aloud to attendees, there will be a short discussion and a craft or activity that ties into the book. Parents and caregivers are expected to remain in the building but attendance at the program is not required.

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Baby Storytime: Stillwater Public Library

07-30-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jun 18 @ 10:15 am Tue, Jun 25 @ 10:15 am Tue, Jul 02 @ 10:15 am + 4 more dates and times

Tue, Jul 09 @ 10:15 am Tue, Jul 16 @ 10:15 am Tue, Jul 23 @ 10:15 am Tue, Jul 30 @ 10:15 am - less dates and times

Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Tuesdays at 10:15 a.m. for Baby Storytime. Stories and activities for young children ages birth through 24 months and their caregivers. Join us each week for books, songs, and more to encourage...

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Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Tuesdays at 10:15 a.m. for Baby Storytime. Stories and activities for young children ages birth through 24 months and their caregivers. Join us each week for books, songs, and more to encourage development of early literacy skills. This 20 minute session will be followed by open play time.

Program is free and no registration is necessary.

 

 

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Teens Teach STEM to Kids!

07-30-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jun 18 @ 1:00 pm Tue, Jun 25 @ 1:00 pm Tue, Jul 02 @ 1:00 pm + 4 more dates and times

Tue, Jul 09 @ 1:00 pm Tue, Jul 16 @ 1:00 pm Tue, Jul 23 @ 1:00 pm Tue, Jul 30 @ 1:00 pm - less dates and times

Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Tuesdays in June and July for "Teens Teach STEM to Kids!"

Each week, a short STEM activity will be led by trained teen volunteers at 1:00pm and repeated at 1:30pm, if necessary. Activities are best for...

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Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Tuesdays in June and July for "Teens Teach STEM to Kids!"

Each week, a short STEM activity will be led by trained teen volunteers at 1:00pm and repeated at 1:30pm, if necessary. Activities are best for ages 6-10. No late starts.

These programs are in partnership with Bayport Library where similar activities will be offered weekly on Wednesdays.

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Stillwater LEGO Build

07-16-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jun 18 @ 4:30 pm Tue, Jul 16 @ 4:30 pm

Join us at Stillwater Public Library on the third Tuesday in June and July for "LEGO Build."

Come to the library and attempt some LEGO challenges! Creations will be on display in the stairwell glass display case.

Join us at Stillwater Public Library on the third Tuesday in June and July for "LEGO Build."

Come to the library and attempt some LEGO challenges! Creations will be on display in the stairwell glass display case.

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Tags:   Classes KidsArts & Craft

Fused Glass Tile Fun Night

06-18-2019

Presented by Alchemy Arts Studio at Alchemy Arts Studio, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jun 18 @ 5:00 pm

What Fun Night includes:

  • Create your own fused glass 6″x6″ tile.
  • No Experience? No Worries!
  • Fused glass is an exciting and easy art medium for beginners.
  • Picture is example – you design your own tile or can copy our samples
  • Great...
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What Fun Night includes:

  • Create your own fused glass 6″x6″ tile.
  • No Experience? No Worries!
  • Fused glass is an exciting and easy art medium for beginners.
  • Picture is example – you design your own tile or can copy our samples
  • Great layout for visiting with friends/family while working on your project.
  • BYOB-food and drink and make it a date!
  • You will learn step-by-step how to use the simple hand tools to work with glass creatively and safely.
  • Project is fired at the studio.  Pick up in about 1 week.
  • Display options available at Studio.
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Family Storytime: Stillwater Library

08-28-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 19 @ 10:15 am Wed, Jun 26 @ 10:15 am Wed, Jul 03 @ 10:15 am + 8 more dates and times

Wed, Jul 10 @ 10:15 am Wed, Jul 17 @ 10:15 am Wed, Jul 24 @ 10:15 am Wed, Jul 31 @ 10:15 am Wed, Aug 07 @ 10:15 am Wed, Aug 14 @ 10:15 am Wed, Aug 21 @ 10:15 am Wed, Aug 28 @ 10:15 am - less dates and times

Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays from 10:15 - 10:45 a.m. for stories, songs, fingerplays, and more to encourage the development of early literacy skills. For all children and their caregivers. We will have special guests or...

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Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays from 10:15 - 10:45 a.m. for stories, songs, fingerplays, and more to encourage the development of early literacy skills. For all children and their caregivers. We will have special guests or themes on the following dates: May 29 - Color My World with the Storyman from England, June 5 - STEM Storytime with Warner Nature Center, July 10 - STEM Storytime, and August 28 - Let’s Move & Sound Like Animals with the Storyman from England.

Program is free and no registration is required.

 

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Art Cart

08-28-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 19 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Jun 26 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Jul 03 @ 3:00 pm + 8 more dates and times

Wed, Jul 10 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Jul 17 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Jul 24 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Jul 31 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Aug 07 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Aug 14 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Aug 21 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Aug 28 @ 3:00 pm - less dates and times

Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Wesdnesdays to experience "Art Cart."

In addition to being fun, making things with your hands benefits child development, especially fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination. Each week, we'll provide...

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Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Wesdnesdays to experience "Art Cart."

In addition to being fun, making things with your hands benefits child development, especially fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination. Each week, we'll provide supplies and a suggested project that you can make with your child. There will also be coloring sheets. This self paced activity for adults to enjoy with their child(ren) will be set up in the storytime room.

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Tags:   Classes KidsArts & Craft

DIY Beer Signs @Lift Bridge Brewery

06-19-2019

Presented by Sawdust Savvy at Lift Bridge Brewing Co, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 19 @ 6:00 pm

Your registration includes all the materials for the sign of your choice PLUS your first beer!

Choose your design online.  All raw materials are prepared in advance, specifically for you.  In the workshop, you will assemble your project (using...

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Your registration includes all the materials for the sign of your choice PLUS your first beer!

Choose your design online.  All raw materials are prepared in advance, specifically for you.  In the workshop, you will assemble your project (using power tools!), stain with your choice of 6 stain colors, and paint your custom creation, choosing your own color palette.  Every project is unique!  In just 3 hours your project will be ready to go home with you!

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Women's Archery

06-26-2019

Presented by Washington County Parks at Lake Elmo Park Reserve, Lake Elmo
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 19 @ 7:00 pm Wed, Jun 26 @ 7:00 pm

Bring your friends and register for a 4 week series to learn the basics of  shooting archery, safety, technique and fine tune your skills in a relaxed, fun, and  supportive atmosphere. No experience necessary.  Ages 8 and up; all minors must...

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Bring your friends and register for a 4 week series to learn the basics of  shooting archery, safety, technique and fine tune your skills in a relaxed, fun, and  supportive atmosphere. No experience necessary.  Ages 8 and up; all minors must be accompanied by an adult.

A-1 Archery's, Dana Keller, will be instructing this course which will cover safety, range rules, proper form and technique. We will spend time covering eye dominance, what dry-firing a bow is and how to fix common form flaws. Equipment is included and this class is an hour in length. Registration for this session includes four nights of shooting. If you have your own equipment--please stop at A-1 Archery a few days before the class to check over your equipment and make sure that it fits you properly and that your arrows are the correct length/spine.

 

 

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Guided Bridges and Booms Bicycle Tour

09-26-2019

Presented by Wahoo Adventures at Browns Creek State Trailhead, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 20 @ 10:00 am Thu, Jun 27 @ 10:00 am Thu, Jul 04 @ 10:00 am + 12 more dates and times

Thu, Jul 11 @ 10:00 am Thu, Jul 18 @ 10:00 am Thu, Jul 25 @ 10:00 am Thu, Aug 01 @ 10:00 am Thu, Aug 08 @ 10:00 am Thu, Aug 15 @ 10:00 am Thu, Aug 22 @ 10:00 am Thu, Aug 29 @ 10:00 am Thu, Sep 05 @ 10:00 am Thu, Sep 12 @ 10:00 am Thu, Sep 19 @ 10:00 am Thu, Sep 26 @ 10:00 am - less dates and times

Learn about both our historic bridges, our lumbering boom, and enjoy the view 150 feet above the water!  Includes guided tour, bicycles, helmet, water, and a Leo's Malt Shop Coupon

Learn about both our historic bridges, our lumbering boom, and enjoy the view 150 feet above the water!  Includes guided tour, bicycles, helmet, water, and a Leo's Malt Shop Coupon

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Creative Writing Class for Adults

07-25-2019

Presented by Creating a Writing Life at ArtReach St. Croix, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 20 @ 7:00 pm Thu, Jun 27 @ 7:00 pm Thu, Jul 11 @ 7:00 pm + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm Thu, Jul 25 @ 7:00 pm - less dates and times

This is a class to write memoir, fiction, poetry or all three! Students enjoy weekly reading and writing assignments, helpful feedback and encouragement, and a supportive community of writers.

This is a class to write memoir, fiction, poetry or all three! Students enjoy weekly reading and writing assignments, helpful feedback and encouragement, and a supportive community of writers.

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Herons and History Guided Kayak Tours

10-11-2019

Presented by Wahoo Adventures at St. Croix River, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Jun 21 @ 8:30 am Fri, Jun 28 @ 8:30 am Fri, Jul 05 @ 8:30 am + 14 more dates and times

Fri, Jul 12 @ 8:30 am Fri, Jul 19 @ 8:30 am Fri, Jul 26 @ 8:30 am Fri, Aug 02 @ 8:30 am Fri, Aug 09 @ 8:30 am Fri, Aug 16 @ 8:30 am Fri, Aug 23 @ 8:30 am Fri, Aug 30 @ 8:30 am Fri, Sep 06 @ 8:30 am Fri, Sep 13 @ 8:30 am Fri, Sep 20 @ 8:30 am Fri, Sep 27 @ 8:30 am Fri, Oct 04 @ 8:30 am Fri, Oct 11 @ 8:30 am - less dates and times

See Stillwater from a different perspective! View local wildlife and hear lumber-era stories from your scenic VIP seat!  This is a chance to see herons, egrets, cormorants, islands, turtles, and a lumber era cave and boom area.  No experience...

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See Stillwater from a different perspective! View local wildlife and hear lumber-era stories from your scenic VIP seat!  This is a chance to see herons, egrets, cormorants, islands, turtles, and a lumber era cave and boom area.  No experience necessary.

Includes:  90 minute guided river tour, lesson, safety overview, all gear, trolley ride to and from water, snack and water. $75pp

Kids 10 and under will share a kayak with an adult. ($35/kids)

Meet at the Stillwater Trolley at 400 East Nelson Streeet in downtown Stillwater across from the Dock Cafe.

Other dates available by appointment.

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Midsommar Dag

06-22-2019

Presented by Gammelgården Museum at Gammelgården Museum, Scandia
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jun 22 @ 10:00 am

The Raising of the Majstång (Maypole) is the most important part of any Midsommar celebration, followed by music and dance.

Historic Buildings  are open FREE 10-1 and after program

Craft and Art fair goes on all day. St. Paul Kubb Club...

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The Raising of the Majstång (Maypole) is the most important part of any Midsommar celebration, followed by music and dance.

Historic Buildings  are open FREE 10-1 and after program

Craft and Art fair goes on all day. St. Paul Kubb Club Society has a demonstration. There are children's activities, games and crafts all in the Swedish tradition.

Smörgåsbord will be held on Museum grounds, $15.00 per person / $8.00 Child – no reservation needed.

Gazebo food will be available before and after.

 

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Sawdust Savvy DIY Sign Workshop

06-24-2019

Presented by Sawdust Savvy at Sawdust Savvy, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 24 @ 3:30 pm

We offer instructor-led DIY workshops where you can complete a project that is ready to take home, and a fun environment where you can catch up with your friends, or make new ones!

Choose your project and artwork from our 100+ designs. All raw...

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We offer instructor-led DIY workshops where you can complete a project that is ready to take home, and a fun environment where you can catch up with your friends, or make new ones!

Choose your project and artwork from our 100+ designs. All raw materials are prepared in advance, specifically for you.  In the workshop, you will assemble your project (using power tools!), stain with your choice of 8 stain colors, and paint your custom creation, choosing your own color palette.  Every project is unique!  In just 3 hours your project will be ready to go home with you!

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PAWS to Read with Bella

07-22-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 24 @ 4:00 pm Mon, Jul 08 @ 4:00 pm Mon, Jul 22 @ 4:00 pm

Did you know the library is a place your child can build confidence reading to a furry friend?

Join us at the Stillwater Public Library for PAWS to Read with Bella, usually scheduled for the second and fourth Mondays of each month between...

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Did you know the library is a place your child can build confidence reading to a furry friend?

Join us at the Stillwater Public Library for PAWS to Read with Bella, usually scheduled for the second and fourth Mondays of each month between 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM.

Bella, a Golden Retriever, is a Certified Therapy dog, and she loves when kids read to her. This program is geared toward kids ages 7-12.

Program is free, but registration is required. Call 651-275-4338 or stop by the Public Services Desk to register for a 15 minute time slot.

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Mystery Book Club

07-24-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 26 @ 6:30 pm Wed, Jul 24 @ 6:30 pm

Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on the fourth Wednesday of the month at 6:30 PM in February - November for our popular mystery readers club, the Mystery Book Club. Group members read individual titles of their choice based on the...

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Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on the fourth Wednesday of the month at 6:30 PM in February - November for our popular mystery readers club, the Mystery Book Club. Group members read individual titles of their choice based on the theme, setting, or topic selected by the group at the end of each meeting. All mystery enthusiasts are welcome.

Program is free and no registration is necessary.

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Fused Glass Pick a Project Class

06-29-2019

Presented by Alchemy Arts Studio at Alchemy Arts Studio, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jun 29 @ 9:00 am

Join us for a fused glass class with many project options.  In a single 3-hour session you will learn about fused glass in general and specifically how to cut glass and create a fused glass project.

Options: fused glass plates, fused glass...

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Join us for a fused glass class with many project options.  In a single 3-hour session you will learn about fused glass in general and specifically how to cut glass and create a fused glass project.

Options: fused glass plates, fused glass vase, fused glass candle screen, fused glass flower, fused glass coasters, fused glass jewelry and fused glass suncatcher.

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Sawdust Savvy DIY Sign Workshop

06-29-2019

Presented by Sawdust Savvy at Sawdust Savvy, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jun 29 @ 10:00 am

We offer instructor-led DIY workshops where you can complete a project that is ready to take home, and a fun environment where you can catch up with your friends, or make new ones!

Choose your project and artwork from our 100+ designs. All raw...

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We offer instructor-led DIY workshops where you can complete a project that is ready to take home, and a fun environment where you can catch up with your friends, or make new ones!

Choose your project and artwork from our 100+ designs. All raw materials are prepared in advance, specifically for you.  In the workshop, you will assemble your project (using power tools!), stain with your choice of 8 stain colors, and paint your custom creation, choosing your own color palette.  Every project is unique!  In just 3 hours your project will be ready to go home with you!

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Dog Man Book Party

06-29-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jun 29 @ 10:30 am

Join us at Stillwater Public Library for Dog Man Book Party. Come and enjoy activities based around the Dog Man book series by Dav Pilkey. Ages 6-12.

Program is free, but registation is required.  To register, call 651-275-4338, stop by the...

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Join us at Stillwater Public Library for Dog Man Book Party. Come and enjoy activities based around the Dog Man book series by Dav Pilkey. Ages 6-12.

Program is free, but registation is required.  To register, call 651-275-4338, stop by the Public Services Desk, or visit our website at stillwaterlibrary.org.

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Beer Belly - Belly Dance class @ The Lift Bridge Brewery

07-03-2019

Presented by The Pole Barn Studio at Lift Bridge Brewing Co, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jul 03 @ 7:30 pm

Your ticket includes a drink token to be used at anytime. We will shimmy, shake and have fun.

We will provide the Belly Scarf and 1 token per purchase. No Experience needed.

Wear comfortable clothing.

Your ticket includes a drink token to be used at anytime. We will shimmy, shake and have fun.

We will provide the Belly Scarf and 1 token per purchase. No Experience needed.

Wear comfortable clothing.

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Sawdust Savvy: Summer DIY Craft Camp

06-20-2019

Presented by Sawdust Savvy at Sawdust Savvy, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 17 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 18 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 19 @ 9:00 am + 1 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 20 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

In this camp, children 8 and older will make a scrapbook of memories. This camp includes a special personalized Sawdust Savvy wood book cover plus up to 10 inside pages of their favorite memories.  Children will need to bring photos from home to...

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In this camp, children 8 and older will make a scrapbook of memories. This camp includes a special personalized Sawdust Savvy wood book cover plus up to 10 inside pages of their favorite memories.  Children will need to bring photos from home to complete their project.
Camp will also include games and supervised play time at Teddy Bear Park (weather permitting).

Lead Instructor: Annie Dahl, MAEd.

Craft Camp registration is first-come, first-serve, and limited to 25 participants per session.

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Book Buddies Read Aloud (Grades K-2)

08-19-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 17 @ 5:00 pm Mon, Jul 15 @ 5:00 pm Mon, Aug 19 @ 5:00 pm

Book Buddies is a youth literacy program for children from Kindergarten to Second Grade. Guest readers, Buddies, may be members of the Teen Advisory Board or other community volunteers. A librarian will supervise the program.

Following about 20...

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Book Buddies is a youth literacy program for children from Kindergarten to Second Grade. Guest readers, Buddies, may be members of the Teen Advisory Board or other community volunteers. A librarian will supervise the program.

Following about 20 minutes (with wiggle breaks) where the buddy will read aloud to attendees, there will be a short discussion and a craft or activity that ties into the book. Parents and caregivers are expected to remain in the building but attendance at the program is not required.

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Baby Storytime: Stillwater Public Library

07-30-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jun 18 @ 10:15 am Tue, Jun 25 @ 10:15 am Tue, Jul 02 @ 10:15 am + 4 more dates and times

Tue, Jul 09 @ 10:15 am Tue, Jul 16 @ 10:15 am Tue, Jul 23 @ 10:15 am Tue, Jul 30 @ 10:15 am - less dates and times

Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Tuesdays at 10:15 a.m. for Baby Storytime. Stories and activities for young children ages birth through 24 months and their caregivers. Join us each week for books, songs, and more to encourage...

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Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Tuesdays at 10:15 a.m. for Baby Storytime. Stories and activities for young children ages birth through 24 months and their caregivers. Join us each week for books, songs, and more to encourage development of early literacy skills. This 20 minute session will be followed by open play time.

Program is free and no registration is necessary.

 

 

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Teens Teach STEM to Kids!

07-30-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jun 18 @ 1:00 pm Tue, Jun 25 @ 1:00 pm Tue, Jul 02 @ 1:00 pm + 4 more dates and times

Tue, Jul 09 @ 1:00 pm Tue, Jul 16 @ 1:00 pm Tue, Jul 23 @ 1:00 pm Tue, Jul 30 @ 1:00 pm - less dates and times

Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Tuesdays in June and July for "Teens Teach STEM to Kids!"

Each week, a short STEM activity will be led by trained teen volunteers at 1:00pm and repeated at 1:30pm, if necessary. Activities are best for...

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Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Tuesdays in June and July for "Teens Teach STEM to Kids!"

Each week, a short STEM activity will be led by trained teen volunteers at 1:00pm and repeated at 1:30pm, if necessary. Activities are best for ages 6-10. No late starts.

These programs are in partnership with Bayport Library where similar activities will be offered weekly on Wednesdays.

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Stillwater LEGO Build

07-16-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jun 18 @ 4:30 pm Tue, Jul 16 @ 4:30 pm

Join us at Stillwater Public Library on the third Tuesday in June and July for "LEGO Build."

Come to the library and attempt some LEGO challenges! Creations will be on display in the stairwell glass display case.

Join us at Stillwater Public Library on the third Tuesday in June and July for "LEGO Build."

Come to the library and attempt some LEGO challenges! Creations will be on display in the stairwell glass display case.

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Fused Glass Tile Fun Night

06-18-2019

Presented by Alchemy Arts Studio at Alchemy Arts Studio, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jun 18 @ 5:00 pm

What Fun Night includes:

  • Create your own fused glass 6″x6″ tile.
  • No Experience? No Worries!
  • Fused glass is an exciting and easy art medium for beginners.
  • Picture is example – you design your own tile or can copy our samples
  • Great...
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What Fun Night includes:

  • Create your own fused glass 6″x6″ tile.
  • No Experience? No Worries!
  • Fused glass is an exciting and easy art medium for beginners.
  • Picture is example – you design your own tile or can copy our samples
  • Great layout for visiting with friends/family while working on your project.
  • BYOB-food and drink and make it a date!
  • You will learn step-by-step how to use the simple hand tools to work with glass creatively and safely.
  • Project is fired at the studio.  Pick up in about 1 week.
  • Display options available at Studio.
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Family Storytime: Stillwater Library

08-28-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 19 @ 10:15 am Wed, Jun 26 @ 10:15 am Wed, Jul 03 @ 10:15 am + 8 more dates and times

Wed, Jul 10 @ 10:15 am Wed, Jul 17 @ 10:15 am Wed, Jul 24 @ 10:15 am Wed, Jul 31 @ 10:15 am Wed, Aug 07 @ 10:15 am Wed, Aug 14 @ 10:15 am Wed, Aug 21 @ 10:15 am Wed, Aug 28 @ 10:15 am - less dates and times

Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays from 10:15 - 10:45 a.m. for stories, songs, fingerplays, and more to encourage the development of early literacy skills. For all children and their caregivers. We will have special guests or...

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Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays from 10:15 - 10:45 a.m. for stories, songs, fingerplays, and more to encourage the development of early literacy skills. For all children and their caregivers. We will have special guests or themes on the following dates: May 29 - Color My World with the Storyman from England, June 5 - STEM Storytime with Warner Nature Center, July 10 - STEM Storytime, and August 28 - Let’s Move & Sound Like Animals with the Storyman from England.

Program is free and no registration is required.

 

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Tags:   Dance Kids Literary MusicClasses

Art Cart

08-28-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 19 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Jun 26 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Jul 03 @ 3:00 pm + 8 more dates and times

Wed, Jul 10 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Jul 17 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Jul 24 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Jul 31 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Aug 07 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Aug 14 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Aug 21 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Aug 28 @ 3:00 pm - less dates and times

Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Wesdnesdays to experience "Art Cart."

In addition to being fun, making things with your hands benefits child development, especially fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination. Each week, we'll provide...

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Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Wesdnesdays to experience "Art Cart."

In addition to being fun, making things with your hands benefits child development, especially fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination. Each week, we'll provide supplies and a suggested project that you can make with your child. There will also be coloring sheets. This self paced activity for adults to enjoy with their child(ren) will be set up in the storytime room.

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Tags:   Classes KidsArts & Craft

DIY Beer Signs @Lift Bridge Brewery

06-19-2019

Presented by Sawdust Savvy at Lift Bridge Brewing Co, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 19 @ 6:00 pm

Your registration includes all the materials for the sign of your choice PLUS your first beer!

Choose your design online.  All raw materials are prepared in advance, specifically for you.  In the workshop, you will assemble your project (using...

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Your registration includes all the materials for the sign of your choice PLUS your first beer!

Choose your design online.  All raw materials are prepared in advance, specifically for you.  In the workshop, you will assemble your project (using power tools!), stain with your choice of 6 stain colors, and paint your custom creation, choosing your own color palette.  Every project is unique!  In just 3 hours your project will be ready to go home with you!

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Women's Archery

06-26-2019

Presented by Washington County Parks at Lake Elmo Park Reserve, Lake Elmo
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 19 @ 7:00 pm Wed, Jun 26 @ 7:00 pm

Bring your friends and register for a 4 week series to learn the basics of  shooting archery, safety, technique and fine tune your skills in a relaxed, fun, and  supportive atmosphere. No experience necessary.  Ages 8 and up; all minors must...

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Bring your friends and register for a 4 week series to learn the basics of  shooting archery, safety, technique and fine tune your skills in a relaxed, fun, and  supportive atmosphere. No experience necessary.  Ages 8 and up; all minors must be accompanied by an adult.

A-1 Archery's, Dana Keller, will be instructing this course which will cover safety, range rules, proper form and technique. We will spend time covering eye dominance, what dry-firing a bow is and how to fix common form flaws. Equipment is included and this class is an hour in length. Registration for this session includes four nights of shooting. If you have your own equipment--please stop at A-1 Archery a few days before the class to check over your equipment and make sure that it fits you properly and that your arrows are the correct length/spine.

 

 

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Guided Bridges and Booms Bicycle Tour

09-26-2019

Presented by Wahoo Adventures at Browns Creek State Trailhead, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 20 @ 10:00 am Thu, Jun 27 @ 10:00 am Thu, Jul 04 @ 10:00 am + 12 more dates and times

Thu, Jul 11 @ 10:00 am Thu, Jul 18 @ 10:00 am Thu, Jul 25 @ 10:00 am Thu, Aug 01 @ 10:00 am Thu, Aug 08 @ 10:00 am Thu, Aug 15 @ 10:00 am Thu, Aug 22 @ 10:00 am Thu, Aug 29 @ 10:00 am Thu, Sep 05 @ 10:00 am Thu, Sep 12 @ 10:00 am Thu, Sep 19 @ 10:00 am Thu, Sep 26 @ 10:00 am - less dates and times

Learn about both our historic bridges, our lumbering boom, and enjoy the view 150 feet above the water!  Includes guided tour, bicycles, helmet, water, and a Leo's Malt Shop Coupon

Learn about both our historic bridges, our lumbering boom, and enjoy the view 150 feet above the water!  Includes guided tour, bicycles, helmet, water, and a Leo's Malt Shop Coupon

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Creative Writing Class for Adults

07-25-2019

Presented by Creating a Writing Life at ArtReach St. Croix, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 20 @ 7:00 pm Thu, Jun 27 @ 7:00 pm Thu, Jul 11 @ 7:00 pm + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm Thu, Jul 25 @ 7:00 pm - less dates and times

This is a class to write memoir, fiction, poetry or all three! Students enjoy weekly reading and writing assignments, helpful feedback and encouragement, and a supportive community of writers.

This is a class to write memoir, fiction, poetry or all three! Students enjoy weekly reading and writing assignments, helpful feedback and encouragement, and a supportive community of writers.

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Herons and History Guided Kayak Tours

10-11-2019

Presented by Wahoo Adventures at St. Croix River, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Jun 21 @ 8:30 am Fri, Jun 28 @ 8:30 am Fri, Jul 05 @ 8:30 am + 14 more dates and times

Fri, Jul 12 @ 8:30 am Fri, Jul 19 @ 8:30 am Fri, Jul 26 @ 8:30 am Fri, Aug 02 @ 8:30 am Fri, Aug 09 @ 8:30 am Fri, Aug 16 @ 8:30 am Fri, Aug 23 @ 8:30 am Fri, Aug 30 @ 8:30 am Fri, Sep 06 @ 8:30 am Fri, Sep 13 @ 8:30 am Fri, Sep 20 @ 8:30 am Fri, Sep 27 @ 8:30 am Fri, Oct 04 @ 8:30 am Fri, Oct 11 @ 8:30 am - less dates and times

See Stillwater from a different perspective! View local wildlife and hear lumber-era stories from your scenic VIP seat!  This is a chance to see herons, egrets, cormorants, islands, turtles, and a lumber era cave and boom area.  No experience...

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See Stillwater from a different perspective! View local wildlife and hear lumber-era stories from your scenic VIP seat!  This is a chance to see herons, egrets, cormorants, islands, turtles, and a lumber era cave and boom area.  No experience necessary.

Includes:  90 minute guided river tour, lesson, safety overview, all gear, trolley ride to and from water, snack and water. $75pp

Kids 10 and under will share a kayak with an adult. ($35/kids)

Meet at the Stillwater Trolley at 400 East Nelson Streeet in downtown Stillwater across from the Dock Cafe.

Other dates available by appointment.

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Midsommar Dag

06-22-2019

Presented by Gammelgården Museum at Gammelgården Museum, Scandia
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jun 22 @ 10:00 am

The Raising of the Majstång (Maypole) is the most important part of any Midsommar celebration, followed by music and dance.

Historic Buildings  are open FREE 10-1 and after program

Craft and Art fair goes on all day. St. Paul Kubb Club...

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The Raising of the Majstång (Maypole) is the most important part of any Midsommar celebration, followed by music and dance.

Historic Buildings  are open FREE 10-1 and after program

Craft and Art fair goes on all day. St. Paul Kubb Club Society has a demonstration. There are children's activities, games and crafts all in the Swedish tradition.

Smörgåsbord will be held on Museum grounds, $15.00 per person / $8.00 Child – no reservation needed.

Gazebo food will be available before and after.

 

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Sawdust Savvy DIY Sign Workshop

06-24-2019

Presented by Sawdust Savvy at Sawdust Savvy, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 24 @ 3:30 pm

We offer instructor-led DIY workshops where you can complete a project that is ready to take home, and a fun environment where you can catch up with your friends, or make new ones!

Choose your project and artwork from our 100+ designs. All raw...

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We offer instructor-led DIY workshops where you can complete a project that is ready to take home, and a fun environment where you can catch up with your friends, or make new ones!

Choose your project and artwork from our 100+ designs. All raw materials are prepared in advance, specifically for you.  In the workshop, you will assemble your project (using power tools!), stain with your choice of 8 stain colors, and paint your custom creation, choosing your own color palette.  Every project is unique!  In just 3 hours your project will be ready to go home with you!

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PAWS to Read with Bella

07-22-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 24 @ 4:00 pm Mon, Jul 08 @ 4:00 pm Mon, Jul 22 @ 4:00 pm

Did you know the library is a place your child can build confidence reading to a furry friend?

Join us at the Stillwater Public Library for PAWS to Read with Bella, usually scheduled for the second and fourth Mondays of each month between...

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Did you know the library is a place your child can build confidence reading to a furry friend?

Join us at the Stillwater Public Library for PAWS to Read with Bella, usually scheduled for the second and fourth Mondays of each month between 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM.

Bella, a Golden Retriever, is a Certified Therapy dog, and she loves when kids read to her. This program is geared toward kids ages 7-12.

Program is free, but registration is required. Call 651-275-4338 or stop by the Public Services Desk to register for a 15 minute time slot.

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Mystery Book Club

07-24-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 26 @ 6:30 pm Wed, Jul 24 @ 6:30 pm

Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on the fourth Wednesday of the month at 6:30 PM in February - November for our popular mystery readers club, the Mystery Book Club. Group members read individual titles of their choice based on the...

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Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on the fourth Wednesday of the month at 6:30 PM in February - November for our popular mystery readers club, the Mystery Book Club. Group members read individual titles of their choice based on the theme, setting, or topic selected by the group at the end of each meeting. All mystery enthusiasts are welcome.

Program is free and no registration is necessary.

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Fused Glass Pick a Project Class

06-29-2019

Presented by Alchemy Arts Studio at Alchemy Arts Studio, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jun 29 @ 9:00 am

Join us for a fused glass class with many project options.  In a single 3-hour session you will learn about fused glass in general and specifically how to cut glass and create a fused glass project.

Options: fused glass plates, fused glass...

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Join us for a fused glass class with many project options.  In a single 3-hour session you will learn about fused glass in general and specifically how to cut glass and create a fused glass project.

Options: fused glass plates, fused glass vase, fused glass candle screen, fused glass flower, fused glass coasters, fused glass jewelry and fused glass suncatcher.

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Sawdust Savvy DIY Sign Workshop

06-29-2019

Presented by Sawdust Savvy at Sawdust Savvy, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jun 29 @ 10:00 am

We offer instructor-led DIY workshops where you can complete a project that is ready to take home, and a fun environment where you can catch up with your friends, or make new ones!

Choose your project and artwork from our 100+ designs. All raw...

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We offer instructor-led DIY workshops where you can complete a project that is ready to take home, and a fun environment where you can catch up with your friends, or make new ones!

Choose your project and artwork from our 100+ designs. All raw materials are prepared in advance, specifically for you.  In the workshop, you will assemble your project (using power tools!), stain with your choice of 8 stain colors, and paint your custom creation, choosing your own color palette.  Every project is unique!  In just 3 hours your project will be ready to go home with you!

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Dog Man Book Party

06-29-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jun 29 @ 10:30 am

Join us at Stillwater Public Library for Dog Man Book Party. Come and enjoy activities based around the Dog Man book series by Dav Pilkey. Ages 6-12.

Program is free, but registation is required.  To register, call 651-275-4338, stop by the...

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Join us at Stillwater Public Library for Dog Man Book Party. Come and enjoy activities based around the Dog Man book series by Dav Pilkey. Ages 6-12.

Program is free, but registation is required.  To register, call 651-275-4338, stop by the Public Services Desk, or visit our website at stillwaterlibrary.org.

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Beer Belly - Belly Dance class @ The Lift Bridge Brewery

07-03-2019

Presented by The Pole Barn Studio at Lift Bridge Brewing Co, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jul 03 @ 7:30 pm

Your ticket includes a drink token to be used at anytime. We will shimmy, shake and have fun.

We will provide the Belly Scarf and 1 token per purchase. No Experience needed.

Wear comfortable clothing.

Your ticket includes a drink token to be used at anytime. We will shimmy, shake and have fun.

We will provide the Belly Scarf and 1 token per purchase. No Experience needed.

Wear comfortable clothing.

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