For the Kids

Super Spiders

(Ages 4-10, with adult, 11+) 

Spiders are nature's bug zappers! Meet live spiders and learn about webs and spider silk. Put together a spider identification book to take home. Hike to look for orb, funnel, jumping and crab spiders. Wear shoes suitable for hiking.

Register online by Thursday, August 9th and click on the RegisterOnline-Go button, or call 651-249-2170. Activity Registration #16061

Celebrate THE SANDLOT’S 25th Anniversary Following the Minnesota Twins Game on June 23rd with a Screening of the Timeless Baseball Film

Celebrate THE SANDLOT’S 25th Anniversary Following the Minnesota Twins Game on June 23rd with a Screening of the Timeless Baseball Film

Join Shane Obedzinski and Grant Gelt for a day to celebrate that there are heroes and there’s legends!

THE SANDLOT – 25TH ANNIVERSARY Collector Edition is

Available Now on Blu-ray™ & Digital - Includes 10 Custom Topps Baseball Cards,

Full-Color Poster, Collectible Booklet and More!

Book Launch Party!

Join Edina author Megan Maynor for a sandcastle-themed book launch party celebrating her new picture book for children, The Sandcastle That Lola Built, published by Knopf Books for Young Readers. 

We'll have real sand to dig in and sea glass to find, tasty treats, a giant collaborative sandcastle art project, and, of course...story time! 

Felt Collage Class for Kids (Grades K-5)

Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Wednesday, June 13 from 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. for Felt Collage Class for Kids (Grades K-5). Explore line, shape and color while making a bright felt collage based on the paintings of 20th century Austrian artist, Friedensreich Hundertwasser. We will explore the textures of different textiles and how to manipulate those materials when making a collage. Kids in grades K-5 who are able to work independently (or with an older sibling) are welcome to participate. 

"Mixed Nuts" Energetic Comedy for Kids - Summer Reading Kick Off

Join us on Thursday, June 7 from 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. for the Kick Off of Stillwater Public Library's summer learning celebration! What is everyone laughing about? It’s the Midwest’s favorite Kid’s Comedy Clown duo, Mixed Nuts. When Lori tries to throw a party for all of the Summer readers, Mark's silly playfulness gets in the way. Join us for physical comedy, age-appropriate humor and uproarious audience participation!

Mazopiya Annual Shop Local Event

Stop by Mazopiya with the whole family on Saturday, May 12, for the natural food market’s Annual Shop Local event! We’ll have tasty free samples from local vendors, including Barsy’s Almonds, Bootstrap Coffee Roasters, Classic Provisions, and more. Learn about their food production stories and discover the benefits of shopping local. Plus, there will be giveaways, prize drawings, and activities for the youngsters.

PAWS to Read with Bella

Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Monday, May 14 between 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM for PAWS to Read with Bella. Did you know the library is one place your child can build confidence reading to a furry friend? Bella, the Golden Retriever, is a Certified Therapy dog who visits certain Mondays and she loves when kids read to her. This program is geared toward kids ages 7-12.

Program is free, but registration is required. Call 651-275-4338 or stop by the Public Services Desk next time you are in to register for a 15 minute time slot.


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