Tuesday, July 4, 2017
7:00 – 10:30 pm
Stillwater Public Library

The Stillwater Library’s rooftop terrace is an awesome place to celebrate the 4th of July.   Join in the fun as a sponsor, an attendee, or both. Your support makes this event a huge success and raises valuable funds for our beautiful library.

Consider a Sponsorship:

  • Support the library!
  • Promote your business or honor a loved one
  • Sponsorship levels and packages from $100 – $15,000

You may also contact Keri at keri@stillwaterlibraryfoundation.org or at 651.275.4338 x117 with any questions about sponsorships or tickets.

Attend Light a Spark:

  • Adults $50
  • Teens & Children 6 years and older $25
  • Children 5 years and under FREE

2017 Highlights

Enjoy a magical evening that includes:

Small Bites By:

Wine Provided By:

Beer Provided By:

2017 Sponsors

Shooting Star

Huelsmann Foundation in memory of Dick Huelsmann

Sky Rocket

Roman Candle

Park Dental St. Croix Valley

  • Curt and Suzanne Hudak
  • Fred Rengel and Pamela Koetz
  • Dan and Donna Scott
  • Steve and Ann Wolff

Bottle Rocket

Ahola, Mack & Associates, LTD.

Anne Anderson, Edina Realty

Foley Kalseim & Company LTD.

Nancy Haugen, Forget Me Not in Stillwater – In Honor of Myron and Irmy Haugen

Friends of the Stillwater Public Library

Lakeview Hospital and Stillwater Medical Group

SASH, Carol Stabenow

Southill Dental

Valley Bookseller

  • Douglas Blanke
  • Donna Dielentheis, In honor of Livia Klemetsrud and in memory of Ernie Dielentheis 
  • Debra and Dave Dziuk, In memory of Curtis Swanson
  • Kathi Hinrichs-Pence and James Pence, In memory of Orlan Hinrichs and Bonnie Pence
  • The Long Family, In memory of Ron Long
  • Cherie Perlmutter
  • Carol Stabenow, In honor of Nancy Haugen




16 Wins, Dan Gustafson

Anastasi Jellum, P.A.

Cedar Pet Clinic Lake Elmo

First State Bank and Trust

MidWestOne Bank

River Market Community Co-op

Rivertown Animal Hospital

Scheel’s Catering

DJ and Linda Raduenz, Stillwater Motors

  • Pat and Heinrich Bantli
  • Bryce and Emily Binstadt
  • Pat and Warren Bovee, In memory of Searle R. Sandeen
  • Steve and Nancy Brady
  • Mark and Jan Debe
  • Dr. and Mrs. H. George Golden
  • Ned and Eileen Gordon
  • Craig and Karen Hansen
  • Mr. and Mrs. C. David Hoyle
  • James Kalb and Lynne LeTart
  • The Neesers
  • DJ and Linda Raduenz
  • Ruth Ranum, In memory of Emmett Ranum
  • Ed and Anne Simonet
  • Kathleen and Thomas Thueson


Todd Hansen and Eric Hansen, Fresh Start Builders

Lake Elmo Bank

Drs. Mary Ann Bunczak and Ernest Reeh, River Valley Endodontics, PA

The Sporting Art of William Ersland

  • Maureen Bell
  • Spike and Kat Carlsen
  • Jesse and Marylyn Chapman
  • Chuck and Flo Claus, In memory of Kevin Claus
  • Jane Dickinson, In memory of Paxton Harvieux
  • Terry and Carla Dobson
  • Paul Hamre, In memory of Pamela S. Hamre, 2/20/1956 – 2/13/2017
  • Diane and Richard Johnson, In memory of Nils C. Johnson
  • Robert and Tubby Lohmer
  • Lora M. Neumeier
  • Dorothy Parkhurst
  • Matt and Mary Richie
  • Bill and Paula Snyder
  • Mary and Jim Spiegelhalter
  • Carlos and Nancy Taylor, In honor of the hard work of Ann Wolff
  • Norma and Dan Wilson, In honor of Ann Wolff
  • Orlan and Rita Youngren

Cakewalk Challenge Donors