RESCHEDULED: North Branch Kids Summer Book Club

Due to expected rain, the North Branch Kids Summer Book Club, originally scheduled for this afternoon (June 28) on the patio is canceled. The good news is that the Book Club is being rescheduled for July 12th which means there’s now time for more kids (recommended grades 4-6) to read the book and join the […]

Holiday Closure: July 5

East Central Regional Library will be closed on Monday, July 5th in observance of the Independence Day holiday. Library service will resume on July 6th. The digital library and AskMN are always available.  

Mora Service Update

Mora Public Library will be open for curbside pickup only from June 25- July 3, due to lack of cleaning services. Express Service and Computer Appointments will resume on Tuesday, July 6. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Princeton to Close @ 4pm on Thursday June 10

The Princeton Area Library will close at 4:00pm on Thursday, June 10th, due to local festival parking restrictions. Library service will resume on Friday, June 11th. Thanks for understanding!

Minnesota State Parks Library Pass

East Central Regional Library is collaborating with Minnesota State Parks and Trails to offer free entry to state parks for library patrons. Seven-day permits are available for reservation up to 6 months in advance. The program runs through June 30, 2022. Reserve the passes online and then check them out at the following East Central […]

Reading Colors Your World

East Central Regional Library invites you to join the 2021 Summer Learning Program!     Track your reading and earn badges: Attend events:

Service Update!

Effective June 1, 2021: Cambridge Public Library is increasing service hours, expanding weekday evening hours. Sandstone Public Library is increasing service hours and availability of Computer Appointments and Express Service, including Saturday hours.  

Service Update: Rush City

Due to cleaning issues, Rush City Public Library will provide curbside pickup only on Fridays and Saturdays, beginning May 28th. This service modification is until further notice, but is anticipated to be for a short period.  

Upcoming Closure: May 31

All East Central Regional Library locations will be closed on Monday, May 31 in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. Library service will resume on Tuesday, June 1.