Advocacy for libraries at the Capitol

#MNLibrariesTransform because there are 10,000 opportunities for lakeside reading. #MNLibrariesTransform was the theme on Tuesday, March 6, when East Central Regional Library staff spent the day at the State Capitol talking to the region’s legislators about issues important to libraries including library funding. This exciting day included appointments with nine members of the House and […]

New Brain Fitness Kits!

In 2016, East Central Regional Library introduced Brain Fitness Kits to its collection.  Studies have shown a direct link between playing games and retaining brain functions. Each Brain Fitness Kit contains four games that help keep or build brain power.  The kits were created with this purpose, but all ages will enjoy the games.