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Your Independence Day Reading Recommendations Are Here!

This weekend, LARL is excited to join in the Independence Day celebrations. This holiday is usually associated with patriotism, fireworks, parades, barbecues, carnivals and baseball games, but we’d like to suggest another additional activity – reading! Why not celebrate the spirit of patriotism with a great book? We’ve compiled a list of… Read More»

Learn More About Zinio!

Have you read an eMagazine? Check out Zinio, LARL’s Database of the Month! Zinio is a tool that allows Lake Agassiz Regional Library customers to checkout digital copies of magazines, using their computer, smartphone or tablet! How do I get started? When customers use Zinio for the first time they must create two… Read More»

Drawing Together at Lake Agassiz Regional Library

We are excited to announce a regional community art and storytelling experience at your local library! Across our region, we are encouraging artists of all ages to help us imagine and shape a mascot for our library system. Thank you for your submissions, and stay tuned – an announcement of LARL’s… Read More»

We Have Your Next Five Books!

Are you looking for a book you can’t put down? We want to help!  Lake Agassiz Regional Library previously launched a program for teens that allowed them to enter their reading preferences and receive a customized recommendations list from a librarian in the region. Due to the success of the… Read More»

Sizzlin’ Summer Reading is Here

Lake Agassiz Regional Library’s Summer Reading Program for adults is now underway! Join us for Sizzlin’ Summer Reads – it’s as easy as 1, 2, 3!  Here’s how: 1. Read at least four books (eBooks and eAudiobooks count!) 2. Complete an entry form and turn it in at your library.… Read More»

Enter to Win Lunch with Lauraine Snelling!

Celebrated author Lauraine Snelling is visiting the Detroit Lakes Library next month! She will be launching her latest book, “Someday Home,” which is the story of three women of various backgrounds who seek a place to grieve, laugh and be renewed (more info about “Someday Home” can be found here). Lauraine… Read More»

Crookston Public Library Welcomes Author Tim Madigan

The Crookston Public Library, a branch of Lake Agassiz Regional Library, is pleased to welcome author Tim Madigan, a Crookston native and well-known author of “I’m Proud of You: My Friendship with Fred Rogers.” During his visit to the library, Madigan will discuss his most recent work, his debut novel… Read More»

Congratulations to the Minnesota Book Award Winners!

The Minnesota Book Awards are presented annually for books created by writers, illustrators or book artists who are Minnesotans. The award, originally established in 1988, is organized by The Friends of the Saint Paul Public Library. Click here to learn more about the 27th Annual Minnesota Book Award Winners!