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Michael Cotter book release party October 24

Friday, October 24, 6:30 p.m.
Come celebrate the release of local storyteller Michael Cotter's new book, The Killdeer, written in collaboration with his wife, Bev Jackson Cotter. Enjoy light hors d'oeuvres catered by the Brick House, and hear Michael introduce his book. If you haven't heard Michael in person before, you do not want to miss this! More about Michael Cotter>>

Pinterest Craft Club meets October 27

Monday, October 27, 6:30 p.m.
Fall is on the air! These autumn lanterns are beautiful, reasonable, and simple to create! Supplies will be provided.

Author Adrian Lee here October 28

Tuesday, October 28, 7 p.m.
Author Adrian Lee will speak about his book, Mysterious Minnesota: Digging Up the Ghostly Past at 13 Haunted Sites, and his experiences as a former news correspondent for Darkness Radio, where he reported on weird, bizarre, and paranormal happenings around the world.

Teen movie night October 30

Thursday, October 30, 6 p.m.
All teens are invited to settle in for a spooky movie and some tasty treats!

Early closing for Halloween October 31


Early closing: Friday, October 31, 5 p.m.
Regular hours resume: Saturday, November 1,
10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Free Driver's License Practice Tests!

Get ready to take your written driver's license permit test with these free practice tests!  Drive safely! http://austinpl.driving-tests.org/minnesota/

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Open viewing hours for The Saint John's Bible

The Saint John's Bible
Scheduled Open Viewing times of The Saint John's Bible are limited during summer months, but groups and out-of-town visitors are encouraged to contact the library to request a special appointment. The library will accommodate as many requests as staff and volunteer availability allow.

The Heritage Edition of The Saint John's Bible is on display in its case during regular library hours. Volumes are available for viewing outside the case during posted “Open Viewing Hours” and for special study or group visits by appointment. Please contact the library at least one week in advance, if possible, to request an appointment. The library will accommodate as many requests as staff and volunteer availability allow.