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August 29, 2014
Many kids had ‘Paws to Read’ at the Perham library this summer
Perham Area Public Library’s summer reading season wrapped up with a final book giveaway on Aug. 12. A total of 179 children participated in the program, reading a total of 3,173 books in June and July. The theme of this year’s children’s summer reading program was...
news / education
August 29, 2014 - 12:28pm
June 16, 2014
'Paws to Read' summer reading program
Gallop, crawl, slither or fly to the Perham Area Public Library for the “Paws to Read” children’s summer program. A range of free activities for children and their families that encourage and support a love of reading will be held through June and July. Participants also...
entertainment / art
June 16, 2014 - 12:10pm
December 20, 2013
147 books ...and still reading
Since November of 2001, bibliophiles have been meeting at the Perham Area Public Library on the second Tuesday of the month at 4 p.m. “There were a couple of people who had said they’d like to be in a book club,” said Susan Heusser-Ladwig, the head librarian, about how the...
community / people
December 20, 2013 - 4:28pm
June 14, 2013
MN author speaks at library
Minnesota author Lin Enger will be appearing at the Perham Area Public Library on Tuesday, June 18 at 7 p.m. to talk about his book, “Undiscovered Country.” Enger grew up in Lakes Country and currently lives in Moorhead, where he teaches English and directs the master of...
entertainment / events
June 14, 2013 - 2:11pm
March 4, 2009
Reading and lovin' it
Students at Perham's Heart of the Lakes Elementary School have more than doubled their reading goal for the month of February. Designated as "I Love to Read Month," February is promoted as a time for students to dedicate themselves to reading, both in school and at home. This year,...
March 4, 2009 - 2:51pm
'I Love to Read'
There may have been a few funny looks by New York Mills Elementary students coming out of the breakfast line last week - not quite sure what...
March 4, 2009 - 2:13pm
October 29, 2008
The Art of Reading Smoke
Structure fires, throughout the nation, have declined dramatically since the 1990's. That's a positive statistic. But for firefighters, fewer structure fires means fewer "on the job training" opportunities. Which, in turn, contributes to a troubling statistic: Incidents where firefighters...
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am