September through October Calendar of Events, featuring Antiques Appraisal, Friends of the Library, & Exploring Space

September – October Calendar of Events

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The Marshall-Lyon County Library is delighted to be hosting Exploring Space: Smart Spacecraft, Big Data, and Digital Models, a traveling exhibit highlighting space and the exciting science that helps us explore it. Featuring interactive kiosks, hands-on activities, and events for all ages, the exhibit will be set up at the Marshall Library through November. To find Exploring Space events in the online calendar, click here. More events will be added throughout the exhibit period.

Exploring Space: Smart Spacecraft, Big Data, and Digital Models, a traveling exhibition for libraries, is part of the STAR Library Network (STAR_Net) led by the National Center for Interactive Learning at the Space Science Institute. Exhibit partners include EDC. Exploring Space is supported through a grant from the National Science Foundation: DRL-1421427.


Mark Moran will be returning to the Marshall-Lyon County Library on September 27 at 5 pm to explain and appraise your prized antiques. Everyone is welcome to watch the process. If you want an item appraised, please register for a time slot by contacting the Marshall Library.
Moran will also be at other Plum Creek libraries. For his full itinerary, please visit


What does it mean to be a library Friend? Attend the open annual meeting learn more about how Friends support libraries.

Thurs 10/10, 6 pm: Author talk by Minnesota author Patricia Lubeck, plus Friends annual open meeting. All welcome! The brief meeting will precede the author talk and will give attendees a glimpse into what being a Friend of the Marshall-Lyon County Library is all about.


Saturday, October 26

Halloween Storytime & Activities: storytime at 10:30, games/crafts 11-4 pm (come and go)
Last-Minute Costume Crafting & Costume Exchange: 10 am-3 pm (come and go)


Read more in the 2019 September to October MLCL Calendar of Events or explore our online events calendar.

Click here to download the pdf of our events calendar.