New Mora Librarian!

East Central Regional Library is pleased to welcome Katherine Jordan as the new Branch Librarian in Mora.  Katherine succeeds Wendy Prokosch, who retired last fall after nearly 40 years as the Mora Branch Librarian. A California native, Katherine recently received her Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS) from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.  She graduated from …

New Wyoming Branch Librarians

East Central Regional Library is pleased to welcome Bruce Willms and Debbie Willms as the new Branch Librarians at the Wyoming Area Giese Memorial Library.  Bruce and Debbie succeed Erica Myhre, who left us last fall to take a new position in Washington County.  Debbie and Bruce (yes, they’re married) are sharing Branch Librarian duties, and …

New librarian joins the ECRL team!

East Central Regional Library is pleased to announce Amelia Birkholz has accepted the Branch Librarian position at the Hinckley Public Library. She began her full-time position at Hinckley on August 23. Amelia received her Bachelor of Arts degree in English/ Communications, Media, and Rhetoric from the University of Minnesota Morris in spring 2015. There she worked in Circulation at the Rodney A. Briggs …

New Staff Joins East Central Regional Library

  Director Barbara Misselt recently announced the addition of two new staff members to the Headquarters staff of East Central Regional Library.   Carla Lydon was named the new Assistant Director and Shelly Anderson was named new Administrative Services Manager. Carla assumes the Assistant Director position for Nick Dimassis, who left in December for a new …

Grand Marshals

Both outgoing and incoming Pine City Branch Librarians were honored on Saturday, August 6 as they served as Grand Marshals in the Pine City Parade. Retiring Librarian(on the left), Christy Koch and new librarian (on the right ), Sarah Biro, led the parade on this gorgeous Saturday. Christy retired after 17 years of service as …