Books Set In Ireland

In honor of the upcoming St. Patrick’s Day, here are some great books set in Ireland. Ulysses by: James Joyce Available at the Willmar Public Library This account of several lower class citizens of Dublin describes their activities and tells what some of them were thinking one day in 1904. Trinity  by: Leon Uris Available…
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READ Poster Contest

What is it? Celebrities and animations are constantly posing with a book on READ Poser.  We want you to create a poster with your or your friends and your favorite book. Rules: Must have READ somewhere on the poster. You (& your friends) can dress up as your favorite book characters. Posters can even be…
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Spring Break Reads

Spring break for the Willmar School District is two weeks away, and Ridgewater College’s Spring Break is next week!  Whether you are taking  your children on a one week get-a-way or taking off time from school, here are some good reads. We Need to Talk About Kevin by:  Lionel Shriver Available at the Willmar Public Library The mother of…
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2013 Adult Winter Reading Program

Starting now, read five books and enter into a drawing for many of our Grand Prizes.  You will also receive a mug or a tote (your choice), after you read five books.  You may also enter multiple times.  The Winter Reading Program will run until March 8th. How It Works 1. You must be 18 or…
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Spring Break Movie Event!

Spring Break may be a time of travel and fun in the sun, but for those Willmar teens who may be keeping it a little bit closer to home we have just the thing to occupy your time. We will be showing the movies “The Perks of Being a Wallflower” and “Pitch Perfect” on Monday,…
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