Paws to Read @ Your Library!

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Sign up online or in the library for one of the following programs:




Cowboy Cat Reading

Read & Win County Fair Program (begins in July)

Click to Read How It Works

Girl & Cat Reading

Attention Parkview and Roosevelt Students:

Call the library and ask about a special program just for you!


Read with Katie or Muggsie!

Our favorite READ dogs are back! Book a date in the Children's Room

Have fun at great events!

Book Bear

Win fabulous prizes!


June 10 - 24 & July 8 - 15

Craft-TASTIC Tuesdays

Drop in anytime between 10:00 and 2:00 on these Tuesdays for our crafty make 'n' take projects.

Recommended ages: ALL

Mark Your Calendar for These Special Events!

All events will be held on Thursdays in the library auditorium, unless otherwise indicated.

June 5th at 10:30

Ice Box Radio Theater Show

Clap your paws for some old-fashioned fun!

Recommended ages: K & Up

Reading Corgi

Also on June 5th

After the show, we're Going to the Dogs!

Sponsored by the Mesabi Humane Society

Recommended ages: ALL

June 12th at 3:30

CLIMB Theater presents "Stubby the Elephant"!

A fun play adapted from Rudyard Kipling's "Just-so Stories."

Recommended ages: ALL


June 19th at 10:30

Tales & Tunes with Jack Pearson!

Tap your paws to Jack's banjo, guitar and more.

Recommended ages: ALL

June 26th at 3:00

Magic fun with Star Michealina!

Eye-popping magic and exhilarating energy!

Recommended ages: ALL

June 30th - July 3rd

Treasure Hunt Week!

Search the library for clues and win a prize.

Recommended ages: ALL

Cat & Mouse Reading

July 10 at 1:00

Cuyler Adams, Iron Miner (with his Dog)!

Meet History Player Cuyler to hear fun songs & stories about the Range

Recommended ages: K - 6

July 17th at 3:00

Meet the wild & crazy Zinghoppers!

Family entertainment from PBS!

Recommended ages: ALL

July 24th at 11:00

Lake Superior Zoo to You!

Animal Action: learn how animals move and groove.

Recommended ages: ALL


July 31st at 3:00

Paws for Mythbusters!

Is it real or a myth? Only you will know!

Recommended ages: ALL


Raccoon Reading

Tuesday, August 5th at 10:30

Z Puppets Rosenschnoz

Secret Life of Puppets Workshop

Recommended ages: K &Up

Boy & Dog Reading

Nitty Gritty Details

What counts?

Books checked out at Virginia Public Library

Downloaded books from a library website

Reading Werewolf

What do I need to do?

Pick up your registration packet & check out books at the library

Pick up your midpoint prize & final prize by August 8th at the library

Record your books online or on our paper reading log

Forgot how to log in?

Username: Try your first & last name in lower case without spaces

Password: Try your favorite color

No luck? Contact the Children's room for help during regular business hours

Dates to Remember

Online registration: May 26

Program dates: June 2 - August 8

Midpoint prize distribution: June 23 - August 8

Read & Win registration: July 1

Final prize distribution: July 7 - August 8



215 5th Ave S. Virginia, MN 55792 * Telephone: (218)748-7525 * Media: (218)748-7529 * Fax: (218)748-7527
Last Updated May 21, 2014

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