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May Events

Solar Flower Pot
Wednesday, May 29 @ 3:30 pm
Maximum of 12 people
Sign up at the Library to attend this class
Cost of class is $4.00 / Person
Sponsored by the Friends of the Library

Thursday, May 30 @ 3:30 pm
The Sutter Brothers, Ross and Bart- will present a 50- minute program of music and stories, poetry and song that explores the experience of Scandinavian immigrants, their ancestors, and their descendants. For more than thirty years, The Sutter Brothers have performed shows that integrate Bart's original writing with Ross' versions of traditional Scandinavian and American songs and tunes. "Sons and Daughters of the Northern Lights" will offer glimpses of early settlers, memories of a vanished village school, a lament for ghost towns, and celebrations of colorful farm folk and fishermen. The show will be specially designed to evoke memories and provoke curiosity about regional history, ethnic culture, and the presence of the past in our contemporary lives.
This program is funded with money from the MN Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

June Events

Up North Craft and Vendor Extravaganza
Babbitt Municipal Gym
Saturday, June 1
8:00 am- 2:00 pm

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Monday, June 3 @ 2:00 pm

Wednesday, June 5 @ 3:30 pm
 Flora Washi Tape Coasters
Sign up at Library (Limit 20)

Thursday, June 6 @ 2:00 pm

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Monday, June 10 @ 2:00 pm
Preschool Story Time / Chalk Art

Wednesday, June 12 @ 3:30 pm
Kids Stuff-Dollipops
Get ready to sing, dance, & laugh with the engaging, high-energy, highly interactive new kids' show-The Dollipops! “Dolli” and “Pop” are sisters who have traveled all the way from Sweet Tart City to bring you on a magical and musical road trip that is sure to get kids ( and their parents!) moving, grooving, and making memories. From classic beach tunes to current Hollywood and pop hits, Dolli and Pop use music to allow kids the chance to use their imaginations, to sing and dance along, and even to enjoy their very own four and a half minutes of fame!

Monday, June 17 @ 2:00 pm
Preschool Story Time / Dressing Room Stars

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Wednesday, June 19 @ 1:00 pm
Kids Stuff- Art Show
Paint a masterpiece to display at the library.

Wednesday, June 19 @ 3:30 pm
Design Your Own Pencil Holder
Sign up at Library (Limit 20)

Thursday, June 20 @ 2:00 pm

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Monday, June 24 @ 2:00 pm
Preschool Story Time/ Tote Bag Decorating

Brodini Comedy Magic Show
Monday, June 24 @ 3:30pm
Brodini Comedy Magic Show offers fun and exciting magic tricks that are so cool you won't believe your eyes! Magician Graylyn Morris will raise spirits and test kids' powers of concentration as he manipulates ropes, scarves, balls, and other magician props in a perplexing “now you see it, now you don't” performance! Free 40-minute family-friendly program for all ages.

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Presenter Jim Koepke
Tuesday, June 25 @ 3:00 pm
 Jim Koepke (Jim is recognized as a national expert on this subject and has interviewed a variety of persons who held a positions of power in the Federal government about the death of JFK including: CIA Directors, White House Insiders, and Covert Operatives. His research is fascinating and he has given this presentation in many locations across the country. Jim has been interviewed on radio stations throughout the USA. Hollywood Director Oliver Stone has read Jim's research and has stated it is insightful and valuable.

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Wednesday, June 26 @ 1:00 pm
Kids Stuff- Magic Show
Learn quick and clever magic tricks to impress your family and friends. 

Access Digital Magazines through our library.
Read through RBdigital mobile apps or online in your browser.
Browse through a wide variety of magazines.

Friends of the Babbitt Public Library Fund Raiser.
Coloring books are available for purchase at the Library.
Coloring book is a compiling of drawings submitted by North land Libraries. The selection is done by ALS. This project was funded in part or in whole by a grant from MN Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Books can be purchased at the Babbitt Library for $4.00 each. 


In the Gallery:
 Peruse the Gallery often to enjoy frequently changing displays.

Richard Monte's Driftwood Art





Friends of the Library book sale!

Hard Cover and Trade Paper Books $1.00 each
Paperbacks .50 each
Audio and Dvd $2.00
Bookends .50 a pair