Lake City Public Library

Library presents ‘Monitoring 
the Mighty Mississippi’ on Feb. 27

Feb 20, 2020
The public is invited to the Lake City Public Library Thursday, Feb. 27, at 6:30 p.m., to learn more about the status of the Mississippi River. Rob Burdis from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will discuss monitoring results from Lake Pepin and the backwaters of Pool 4. His discussion...

Integrative medicine talk is March 12 at library

Feb 20, 2020
The Lake City Public Library (LCPL) will host an experiential presentation where participants “will learn what integrative therapies are, how they can benefit one’s overall well being, and practice some integrative self-care techniques.” This event, led by Sarah Stinson, MS, LPC, CHTP/I Mayo...

Training offers skills to help avert suicide

Feb 12, 2020
The Lake City Public Library invites the public to a one-hour training on Tuesday, Feb. 18, at 6 p.m. to equip you with skills that can help you help someone in crisis. “Suicide is the eighth leading cause of death in Minnesota. It’s on the rise, but we can do something about it,” the library...

Tibet Discussion - 'Why History Matters'

Feb 12, 2020
China is much in the news today. To better understand the complex issues relating to China, the History Roundtable is discussing China’s ancient past and the large autonomous region called Tibet. The theme of the History Roundtable is “Why History Matters” – discussions are free and open to the...

Groundwater presentation on Feb. 13 follows news of local well contamination

Feb 5, 2020
To the editor: If you own a well and care about the safety of your drinking water you might be interested in attending the Lake City Public Library presentation on Groundwater Issues in Southeast Minnesota. Because of our karst geology, Southeastern Minnesota is particularly susceptible to...

Free Program explains how to register to vote

Jan 29, 2020
The Lake City Public Library invites the public to a free how to register to vote session on Tuesday, Feb. 11. Two sessions led by Kari Schreck and Diane Johnson from City Hall are offered: a session in English from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. and a session with a Spanish translator from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p...

Como registrarse para votar

Jan 29, 2020
La Biblioteca Publica de Lake City invita al publico a una sesion gratuita de como registrarse para votar el martes 11 de febrero. Se ofrecen dos sesiones, dirigidas por Kari Schreck y Diane Johnson del ayuntamiento: una sesion en ingles de 5 p.m. a las 6 p.m. y una sesion con un traductor de...

Library friends' support exceeds $10,000 in 2019

Dec 26, 2019
In 2019 the Friends of the Lake City Public Library donated $10,415 to the library. The money was used in a variety of ways, including an author luncheon, blinds for some of the windows, monies for staff to attend conferences, and the library renovation/addition donor wall. Currently, the...

Santa Paws is back at library

Dec 11, 2019
Lake City Public Library Director Patti Bross is pictured here adding a gift to the annual “Santa Paws” holiday tree co-sponsored for the past 10 years by the library and the Hiawatha Animal Humane Society. The tree will be in place through Dec. 23. Anyone who is interested in participating in...

Library Friends’ holiday sale is Dec. 6-7

Dec 4, 2019
The Friends of the Lake City Public Library (FPL) members don their Santa hats as the annual Holiday Used Book and Gift Sale draws near. The sale will be held in the Library meeting rooms on Friday, Dec. 6 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 7 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The annual sale features...


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