Prohibition in Minnesota: an ECRL Reads program

The 1920s is probably best known for Prohibition, a nationwide constitutional ban on the production, importation, transportation, and sale of alcoholic beverages that remained in place from 1920 to 1933. Minnesotans, along with the rest of the country, were plunged into what many called “The Great Experiment.” PROHIBITION. A primary theme of the ECRL Reads …

The Art of Henna Tattoos

Teens are invited to learn about henna tattoos including a demonstration on how to mix henna and some basic designs during a special presentation at the Chisago Lakes Area Library. Instructor Kristin Johnson will present her henna tattoo workshop at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 18. If time allows, she will demonstrate henna tattoo on participants. …

Embroider with Porcupine Quills

Join us at the Chisago Lakes Area Library on Tuesday, June 27 at 2:00 pm for a program led by the Audubon Center of the North Woods.  Students will meet a live porcupine while learning about the animal’s natural history. Students will create a quilled design on a birch bark medallion to take home after observing …