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Park Rapids library

August 15, 2018
Bao Phi read from "A Different Pond," which won the 2018 Minnesota Book Award for Children's Literature, at the Park Rapids Library. (Shannon Geisen/Enterprise)
Award-winning poet featured at library
August 15, 2018 - 2:00pm
March 7, 2018
On March 12, historical re-enactor Arn Kind offers an in-depth and interactive look at how the constitutional ban on alcohol in the 1920s impacted Minnesotans. (Submitted photo)
Historical re-enactor brings 'Prohibition in Minnesota' to library
March 7, 2018 - 11:00am
January 30, 2018
Library youth writing contest underway
January 30, 2018 - 6:01pm
January 15, 2018
Will Weaver (Submitted photo)
'Writing Close to Home' with Will Weaver
January 15, 2018 - 2:12pm
November 27, 2017
Back by popular demand, Pine Point  youth will lead a dreamcatcher-making class on Nov. 30 at the library. (Submitted photo)
Dreamcatcher lesson celebrates Native American heritage
November 27, 2017 - 10:34am
November 11, 2017
All the schools within the Bemidji School District and the Walker-Akeley-Hackensack School have installed Ojibwe signage. Industrial tech students at Bemidji High School laser-cut the signs shown here. (Submitted photos)
Ojibwe Language Project: Could it work in Park Rapids?
November 11, 2017 - 10:30am
Traditional woodland Ojibwe regalia is on display at the Park Rapids Area Library, courtesy of Mike Swan. He'll be part of Anishinaabe Heritage Festival activities on Nov. 18, which will also be held at the library. (Submitted photo)
Drums, dance, food, art slated for first-ever Anishinaabe Heritage Festival
November 11, 2017 - 9:30am
Everett Smithson Band bringing zydeco, blues to Park Rapids
October 11, 2017 - 10:03am
July 1, 2017
A middle school student sculpture in North Dakota, shown here, inspired the environment-friendly Park Rapids community art project, called "The Art Within: Finding Our Voice Together." Using plastic bottles colored with permanent markers and cut into fanciful designs, a Dale Chihuly-inspired chandelier will be crafted and hung in the Park Rapids Area Library. (Submitted photo)
Community art endeavor welcomes public participation
July 1, 2017 - 12:36pm
June 24, 2017
Kiana Bjorkstrand, 10, puts finishing touches on her work.
Osage artist shares talent with local kids
June 24, 2017 - 10:17am
June 19, 2017
Bi-Okoto Drum and Dance Theatre is set to perform in Park Rapids on Wednesday, June 21. Their mission is to preserve, promote and share the cultural heritage of Africa and Africans using drums, music, dance, food, languages and other arts. (Submitted photo)
Professional African drum and dance show on June 21
June 19, 2017 - 1:29pm
June 17, 2017
Boyd Sharp is an independent, self-guided artist and now paints full time at his Osage studio. Sharp started with contemporary art before moving into landscapes, floral, Southwest and then portraits. He calls this piece "Bright Bird."(Submitted photo)
Boyd Sharp teaching abstract art workshop for kids
June 17, 2017 - 10:00am
April 26, 2017
Arn Kind is a member of the First Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment, a historical reenactment group based out of Fort Snelling. On May 3, he'll dress the part for a living history program about “Minnesota in the Great War.” America entered World War I exactly 100 years ago. (Submitted photo)
Historical re-enactor commemorating 100th anniversary of World War I
April 26, 2017 - 10:00am
January 25, 2017
Young writers in the area are urged to write a 500-word short story inspired by this photo. Friends of the Park Rapids Library are sponsoring the annual writing contest for sixth through 12th graders. (Submitted photo)
Library invites student to enter Young Adult Writing Contest
January 25, 2017 - 10:00am
January 18, 2017
Teens, adults urged to join 'community reads together' project
January 18, 2017 - 10:00am