Grand Marais Public Library events and programs

Where: 
Grand Marais Public Library, 102 2nd Ave W
When: 
Fri, 11/07/2014 - 3:30pm - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 3:30pm

The Grand Marais Public Library hosts a variety of events and programs for families, children, and adults. 
   
The library will host a presentation entitled "Lake Superior Barrels Update" on Wednesday, November 5, at 6 pm. The presenter will be Frank Koehn, an investigator working with the Red Cliff Band of Lake Superior Chippewa to retrieve barrels dumped in Lake Superior during the cold war era. The presentation will be an update and report of activities to date, with information about what has been found and future plans.

"Digital Photography 101," with Brian Rauvola from the Duluth Photography Institute, will be offered Friday, November 7, from 1 to 4 pm. The class will be held at Cook County Higher Education, and class size is limited to 20. Registration is through the library at 387-1140.

Henry Boucha, Native American author, film maker, and Olympic and NHL hockey player, will speak at the library on Friday, November 21, at 1:30 pm.

Many of these public events are sponsored by the Arrowhead Library System and funded in whole or in part by Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

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 pingebrigtsen@arrowhead.lib.mn.us, and on the website, www.grandmaraislibrary.org.