321 Art Studio-Arthur Zar’s Amazing Zebras

By |September 10th, 2018|Blog|

The Arrowhead Library System is pleased to present 321 Art Studio’s Arthur Zar’s Amazing Zebras, a free program being offered for ages preschool-adult at the following dates and locations: Monday, September 10, 1:00 p.m Babbitt Public Library Monday, September 10, 6:00 p.m Silver Bay Public Library Tuesday, September 11, 10:30 a.m. Eveleth Public Library Tuesday, [...]

Arrowhead Library System Mini Grant Report — Two Harbors Public Library

By |September 10th, 2018|Blog|

Report written by Katie Sundstrom, Two Harbors Public Library Director Project: Developing an Early Learning Space in the Children’s Area          We have been watching the ongoing trend of libraries incorporating dynamic early learning spaces into their children’s areas, as well as reading the numerous benefits children receive from having access to educational [...]

Upcoming Events at the Virginia Public Library

By |September 4th, 2018|Blog|

Check out these fall events at the Virginia Public Library!    

Ojibwe Collection – Ebooks Minnesota

By |August 24th, 2018|Blog|

READ with Representative Mary Murphy

By |August 16th, 2018|Blog|

Mary Murphy was first elected to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 1976. Not only is she a strong library supporter, but she is also a strong library user. Even at the State Capitol, she makes time to read!

Read & Ride Day at the Minnesota State Fair!

By |August 15th, 2018|Blog|

Wednesday, August 29th from 9 am - 5 pm • Dan Patch Park, MN State Fairgrounds Join Minnesota’s public libraries in celebrating readers of all ages. Stop by to tell a Book Fortuneteller what kind of books you like to read and receive the title of what could possibly be the best book you read this [...]

Materials Soon Available for Harry Potter 20th Anniversary!

By |July 31st, 2018|Blog|

  Exciting news!  To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the publication of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, OverDrive has announced that the eBook version of this title will be available for unlimited access through the ALS OverDrive digital collection between August 27 and September 10, 2018.  All library patrons and students will be able to borrow [...]

Summer 2018 Part 2 – New Titles in the ALS Professional Collection

By |July 19th, 2018|Blog|

Greetings and happy summer!  Arrowhead Library System (ALS) has a long-standing commitment to maintaining a collection of current publication titles of interest to librarians, library staff and library trustees.  The collection is housed at the ALS Headquarters in Mountain Iron, but all titles can be requested via the online catalog (if you have a borrower’s card [...]

Harry Potter 20th Anniversary Celebration with OverDrive!

By |July 18th, 2018|Blog|

  Dear Library Partner, In the upcoming months, fans old and new of J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World will be celebrating the 20th anniversary of the publication of the iconic Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. We would like you and your library to join us in celebrating this special occasion. We are thrilled to announce that [...]

Memoir Discussion with Author and Animal Behaviorist at the Virginia Public Library

By |July 18th, 2018|Blog|

Author and animal behaviorist Dr. Patricia McConnell will be speaking at the Virginia Public Library on Tuesday, July 24th at Noon   Patricia will talk about her memoir, The Education of Will: Healing a Dog, Facing My Fears, Reclaiming My Life. The “Will” in the title of Patricia's memoir has two meanings. First, it refers to her Border [...]