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Posted on: May 12, 2022

Southeastern Libraries Cooperating (Selco) Survey

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Owatonna Public Library is a member of Southeastern Libraries Cooperating (SELCO).


"Southeastern Libraries Cooperating (SELCO) is conducting a broad-based community needs assessment on behalf of the 37 public libraries in its service area. ...

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Posted on: April 28, 2022

Showing May 26: Dog

Movies at OPL

Join us in the Gainey Room at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 26, for a showing of the movie "Dog," starring Channing Tatum.

Two former Army Rangers are paired against their will on the road trip of a lifetime. Army Ranger Briggs (Tatum) and Lulu (a B...

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Posted on: April 26, 2022

Storytime Returns June 7

No Storytime in May

The final spring storytime is April 26. We will take a break in May while we are gearing up for "Oceans of Possibility," the awesome 2022 Summer Reading Program!

Storytime Tuesdays will return on June 7, with TWO sessions! Join us this summer at ...

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Posted on: June 23, 2021

Minnesota State Parks Library Program

Check out a Minnesota State Parks Pass at OPL

Owatonna Public Library (OPL) and Blooming Prairie Branch Library (BPBL) are participating in the Minnesota State Parks Library Program. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has implemented this program to reach new park users and expand access t...

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