To register for a program that requires registration,

scroll down on this page (some programs have online registration available)

or call 507-433-2391.

Change Begins with Listening Webinar

If you missed the Live Webinar on Oct. 7th, here is your chance to view it.


Benjamin Mathes, author of Short Paragraphs on Listening, and founder of

Urban Confessional: A Free Listening Movement,

will give you the tools you need to effectively listen in these uncertain times.

January 2021 Early Literacy Calendar

Click Here for a printable version of the calendar

January 2021 Children's Activity Calendar

Click Here for a printable version of the calendar

Virtual Storytime with Mikai

APL's Virtual Story Time

Virtual Storytime in Spanish

Kids - Virtual Storytimes and other Activities

Join some of your favorite actors/actresses as they read children’s books:


Join astronauts as they read live from space (check out the “Story Time Videos” tab for previously recorded story times:


This website is full of author interviews, read alouds, music and craft activities for children:


Interactive Educational Games for kids: 

Take a Virtual Trip

Virtual Museum Tours:


Explore National Parks Virtually:


San Diego Zoo has multiple Live Cams where you can watch some of your favorite animals:

Be amazed by the acrobatics, dancing and costumes in Cirque du Soleil’s 60 Minute Specials and “Best of” Videos”:

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