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September 2019

Knitting for Absolute Beginners

September 9 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm CDT
Douglas County Library, 720 Fillmore Street
Alexandria, MN 56308

This four-part class will cover the basics of knitting. Space is very limited so please register early. The instructor is Wanda Cooley.

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Canvas painting for adults

September 10 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CDT
Douglas County Library, 720 Fillmore Street
Alexandria, MN 56308
free

Enjoy a free canvas painting event at the library! Class size is limited so please pre-register by calling 320-762-3014.

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Daytime Book Group

September 11 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm CDT
Douglas County Library, 720 Fillmore Street
Alexandria, MN 56308
Free

The Daytime Book Group meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 2 pm to 3 pm. We read a wide variety of titles, and all are welcome to join us at the Douglas County Library to discuss every month. Daytime Book Selections 2019 (January-June) 2nd Wednesday of each month at 2 pm in Large Meeting Room January             Beartown – Fredrik Backman February          Medea – Euripides (play) March                Heartland: a memoir…

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Knitting for Absolute Beginners

September 16 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm CDT
Douglas County Library, 720 Fillmore Street
Alexandria, MN 56308

This four-part class will cover the basics of knitting. Space is very limited so please register early. The instructor is Wanda Cooley.

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Knitting for Absolute Beginners

September 23 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm CDT
Douglas County Library, 720 Fillmore Street
Alexandria, MN 56308

This four-part class will cover the basics of knitting. Space is very limited so please register early. The instructor is Wanda Cooley.

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Maria Nhambu: Author Talk & Book Signing

September 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CDT
Douglas County Library, 720 Fillmore Street
Alexandria, MN 56308

Her memoir, Africa’s Child, tells her dramatic story from birth to her departure from her homeland. Drum Beats, Heart Beats is the final book of the Dancing Soul Trilogy. In it, the mysteries of Nhambu’s origins are unraveled as she continues sharing her powerful story.   Her books are available for check out at the Douglas County Library.   Come hear her inspirational story!

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Knitting for Absolute Beginners

September 30 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm CDT
Douglas County Library, 720 Fillmore Street
Alexandria, MN 56308

This four-part class will cover the basics of knitting. Space is very limited so please register early. The instructor is Wanda Cooley.

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October 2019

Writers Group

October 2 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm CDT
Douglas County Library, 720 Fillmore Street
Alexandria, MN 56308
Free

Are you looking for a group to share the challenges, joys, and ideas for writing?  Whatever your style, genre, or interests, you are welcome at the Douglas County Library’s Writers Group which meets on the first Wednesday of every month from 6-7 pm from September to May. The group discusses the different challenges of writing and being a writer, partakes in free writing with writing prompts, and all writers are welcome to share their work with the group as they feel comfortable doing.

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Daytime Book Group

October 9 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm CDT
Douglas County Library, 720 Fillmore Street
Alexandria, MN 56308
Free

The Daytime Book Group meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 2 pm to 3 pm. We read a wide variety of titles, and all are welcome to join us at the Douglas County Library to discuss every month. Daytime Book Selections 2019 (January-June) 2nd Wednesday of each month at 2 pm in Large Meeting Room January             Beartown – Fredrik Backman February          Medea – Euripides (play) March                Heartland: a memoir…

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November 2019

Writers Group

November 6 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm CST
Douglas County Library, 720 Fillmore Street
Alexandria, MN 56308
Free

Are you looking for a group to share the challenges, joys, and ideas for writing?  Whatever your style, genre, or interests, you are welcome at the Douglas County Library’s Writers Group which meets on the first Wednesday of every month from 6-7 pm from September to May. The group discusses the different challenges of writing and being a writer, partakes in free writing with writing prompts, and all writers are welcome to share their work with the group as they feel comfortable doing.

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Daytime Book Group

November 13 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm CST
Douglas County Library, 720 Fillmore Street
Alexandria, MN 56308
Free

The Daytime Book Group meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 2 pm to 3 pm. We read a wide variety of titles, and all are welcome to join us at the Douglas County Library to discuss every month. Daytime Book Selections 2019 (January-June) 2nd Wednesday of each month at 2 pm in Large Meeting Room January             Beartown – Fredrik Backman February          Medea – Euripides (play) March                Heartland: a memoir…

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