Mark your calendar for the upcoming dates at the library closest to you! The O’Brien County Conservation Board is pleased to partner with area libraries to offer a naturalist led program in January, February, and March. Programs will be 45 minutes long, with time for questions. Good for all ages!

Join us at the following libraries this winter:

Paullina Library: 2:00 P.M.  – January 19, February 23, March 16

Hartley Library: 2:00 P.M. – January 20, February 24, March 17

Sanborn Library: 2:00 P.M. – January 21, February 25, March 18

Sutherland Library: 3:00 P.M. – January 28, February 11, March 25

Winter Library Series Topics:

January: The Clever Fox

The fox is a well-known creature that appears in both folklore and pop culture. This month we will learn more about the fox and some of the stories behind this clever animal.

February: Let’s Talk about the Weather

If the groundhog sees his shadow this month, six more weeks of winter. Right?! Let’s talk about where weather folklore comes from, weather basics, and whether or not there is a hint of truth behind weather rhymes and sayings.

March: Sing into Spring

What’s that bird call? Join us for this interactive session where we will learn all about bird calls and the best way to remember which bird sings what song!