This special evening will feature unique opportunities to explore the past, celebrate the present, and envision the future.


Tickets on sale August 1, 2017
$75 per ticket
First twenty registrations will be eligible for VIP Parking

Questions? Contact Keri at or 651.275.4338 x117.


7:00 – 8:30 PM
Music and Merriment
Authors’ Corner and Book Signing
Tastings from the Lake Elmo Inn
Lift Bridge Beer and Wines from Swirl

Program begins at 8:45 PM
Entertainment and Live Auction

Auction Items
Stillwater Boat Club 1/2 Year Memberships
Mall of America Entertainment Package
Dinner for Eight with Chef and Author Beth Dooley
Toy Chest created by Spike Carlsen and illustrated by Nancy Carlson

There will be opportunities throughout the evening to support the library and honor loved ones.

Lee Valsvik, Host and Radio Broadcaster
Lorna Landvik, Author and Comedian
Rich Sommer, Actor

Guest Authors
Nancy Carlson, Children’s Author and Illustrator
Beth Dooley, Author, Chef and Food Critic
Spike Carlsen, Author and Woodworker

Erin Livingston, Singer/Songwriter
Megan Polley, Harpist

Sample beverages and delectable food creations stationed throughout the building as you explore features and activities, celebrate with music and entertainment, and participate in the exciting future of the historic Stillwater Public Library.

Power of 10 Book Club Sponsors

In celebration of the Foundation’s 10 years of strengthening the library and our community, these local book clubs are Power of 10 sponsors with gifts of $100 or more.

Bodacious Book Babes
Class of ’65 Book Club
Everett Book Club
Golden Girls of SJHS
Monday Night Book Club
Moving Target Mystery Book Club
River Reads Book Club
Rivermen Readers, celebrating 20 years as a group
Tuesday Book Club at Trinity Lutheran Church
Tuesday Noon Book Club of First Presbyterian Church
Vintage Readers, celebrating 25 years a book group
The Woman’s Reading Club