100th Anniversary

The South St. Paul Public Library turns 100 years old in 2022. We'll spend the whole year celebrating the Library's rich history and deep community roots with events for all ages, community art, reunions and more!

Learn more about our Library History!


Library History Event via Zoom in January (Tentative)

South St. Paul Library Trivia (Virtual) - Thu, Jan 20 @ 7 pm

100th Block Party - Thu, Jun 23, 5-8 pm

Kaposia Days Parade - Fri, Jun 24

Birthday Party Reception and Reunion - Thu, Dec 1 (2022), 2-4 pm

100 Book Challenge

Pick up a log at the library or print one from here starting January 1, 2022. The first 100 participants (all ages) to read 100 books in 2022 will receive a golden library card!


OurStoryBridge is a crowdsourced, community story project emphasizing audio history collecting and sharing stories of the Library and South St. Paul.

 More information coming soon.

And More...

Card Catalog Bookmark Take & Make

Community Puzzle Take & Make


Community Photo Album

Facebook Trivia

Library Displays

And Prizes!

100 years logo
Fireplace during the holidays
Original building