60th Anniversary Kick-Off!

Please join in celebrating 60 years of East Central Regional Library. To mark this occasion we are distributing a passbook! This passbook is your opportunity to visit and learn about the branch libraries of East Central Regional Library via the #TourDeECRL. How to participate: Stop by your local branch or outreach stop to pick up …

Registration now open

Library pro tip: Some of the awesome upcoming library events require registration.  Registration for many of those events opened today. Register yourself online, from wherever you are! Stuffed Animal Sleepover – Chisago Lakes Make Your Own Luggage Tags – Pine City Storytime and Penny Boats – Hinckley Lego Club – Cambridge International Candy Tasting – …

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 …