Book to explore Minnesota adventures

Through a partnership with the West Central Initiative, Lake Agassiz Regional Library is pleased to offer free copies of “Let‘s Go! Ten Adventures Through West Central Minnesota” by Shari Booms Holm. 

The initiative invites children to explore west central Minnesota through an illustrated travel book full of fun destinations, family outing ideas, parks, playgrounds, festivals and more. Copies are available at all LARL locations while supplies last with one copy available per family.

Sponsors of the program include: Essentia Health; Explore Alexandria; Otter Cove Children’s Museum; Viking Library System; Riverview; Lake Agassiz Regional Library; Historical & Cultural Society of Clay County; Sanford Health; West Central Minnesota Early Childhood Initiative; Otter Tail Lakes Country.

Additional funding provided by donors to: Jeanette Jost Memorial Fund; Inga M. Johnson Endowment Fund; Sam’s Club; Morris Area Women of Today.

Wireless hotspots 

are now available

Lake Agassiz Regional Library has added Wireless Hotspots to its collection, offering wireless Internet access to those without it at home and those who wish to stay connected while traveling.

Wireless Hotspots are portable internet access devices that allow people to connect to a WiFi network using theircomputer, smartphone or another device while away from their home, school or office Internet connection. Customers can check out Wireless Hotspots the same way they would check out a book or DVD, with a 14 day loan period and two possible auto-renewals if no one else has requested it. To request a device, place a hold on a wireless hotspot in the library’s catalog, or call a location near you for assistance. Hotspots can also be reserved online at

The Wireless Hotspots operate on the T-Mobile network. Make sure that your area is covered by the network and you’ll have a good connection here. The collection of Wireless Hotspots is available to residents of Lake Agassiz Regional Library’s service area.