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ECRL Art in Digital Library

The Minnesota Digital Library is thrilled to announce East Central Regional Library’s (ECRL) Kids Design Glass  is a recent addition to Minnesota Reflections. This Library Legacy project is now fully documented in Minnesota Reflections with scans of the original 14 drawings, … Continue reading

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New LARL Sculpture

The Detroit Lakes Public Library’s Once Upon A Time sculpture by Becker County resident, Hans Gilsdorf was unveiled on September 10th. Over  100 community members were in attendance for the community art celebration. Gilsdorf will serve as a guest presenter … Continue reading

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ALS Sculpture installed in Grand Marais

The Grand Marais Public Library, an Arrowhead Library System (ALS) member, hosted a sculpture dedication on Friday, June 5 to celebrate the installation of a new work of public art.  The local artist and sculptor Tom Christiansen,was on hand at the … Continue reading

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ALS Legacy Art in Cook Public Library

Arrowhead Library System (ALS) member, the Cook Public Library will host glass artist  Ron Benson during Cook’s Country Christmas on Friday, December 5, 2014.  The artist will discuss his work and his inspiration for the library’s glass project. He will  … Continue reading

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ECRL Kids Design Glass at MLA

The East Central Regional Library (ECRL) conference session entitled “Creating a Wow! Legacy Project” perfectly met the MLA “Better Together” conference theme.  ECRL staff and Library Legacy project sculptor, transported and installed the glass sculptures created through the “Kids Design … Continue reading

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GRRL Mosaics

As part of Library Legacy activities, Great River Regional Library (GRRL) commissioned Minneapolis artist, Lisa Arnold, to offer community mosaic workshops and create local art.   During the 1-2 hours workshop, attendees learn the basics of making a mosaic and  contribute … Continue reading

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Kids Design Glass Highlighted

Each of the 14 fantastical glass sculptures created as part of the East Central Regional Library (ECRL) Kids Design Glass project are featured in the new issue of  blogg[ED]MN. The Minnesota Department of Education introduced blogg[ED]MN, as a new communication … Continue reading

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ECRL Presents Kids Design Glass

East Central Regional Library (ECRL) held a drawing contest at each of the 14 library branches.  The winning child’s drawing from each community was created into a glass sculpture. ECRL will unveil these 14 exquisite, fun and unique sculptures through … Continue reading

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