Grand Marais Public Library events and programs

Grand Marais Public Library, 102 2nd Ave W
Wed, 08/20/2014 (All day) - Wed, 08/27/2014 (All day)

The Grand Marais Public Library hosts a variety of events and programs for families, children, and adults. 

Wednesday, August 20: The Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra String Quartet presents "Thanks for the Memories,"exploring the connection between music and memory in a decade-by-decade journey through American music, on Wednesday, August 20, at 3 pm.  

Public Art Project Call for Submissions: Artists working in all media are invited to compete for an award to create one or more artworks to display at the library. The art should honor the community and reinforce the perception of the library as a place to experience arts, culture, and history in a variety of formats. Any artist interested in the project can pick up a brochure outlining submission requirements at Sivertson Gallery, the Grand Marais Art Colony, City Hall, or the library. The deadline for submissions is Friday, August 22, at 4:30 pm. More information is available from Steve Harsin at 387-1140, or  

Wednesday, August 27: Jazz guitarist Briand Morrison presents a program of solo guitar on Wednesday, August 27, at 6 pm.

The library has added several large print books this summer.  Additional titles are available through the Arrowhead Library system.
The library is located one-half block off Hwy 61 on 1st St and 2nd Ave W in downtown Grand Marais. The library is open on Mondays, Tuesdays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays, from 10 am to 5 pm; on Wednesdays from 10 am to 8 pm; and on Saturdays from 10 am to 2 pm. The library is closed on Sundays and holidays. More information on library programs is available from Patsy Ingebrigtsen, 387-1140 or, and on the website,