All library Legacy programs are free and open to the public.
For more information, contact the sponsoring library or organization.

Calendar of Events
Arts, History, and Cultural Programs in Viking Library System
These projects were funded in part or in whole with monies from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage fund.

Please note that Viking Library System, local libraries, and community partners are monitoring the COVID-19 situation carefully and following Minnesota Department of Health recommendations for group activities. Some events may be rescheduled or cancelled. Please contact the library or venue for the most up-to-date information about the status of a program.


Photo Exhibit: “Earth Views from Space: Photos by Karen Nyberg”

During her second mission on the International Space Station in 2013, astronaut and Vining native Karen Nyberg took dozens of photos of earth from her unusual vantage point, posting the images on her Facebook page. Photographer Dan Broten selected several pictures to mount on canvas to create a dazzling exhibit.
Exhibit on loan from the Henning Landmark Center.

Through April 28

During library hours  Douglas County Library in Alexandria


"Sherlock Holmes Takes the Case" with Traveling Lantern Theatre Company 

The brilliant scientist and criminologist, Mr. Sherlock Holmes, is searching for a hidden clue to a secret entrance where the crown jewels are safely stowed from Holmes’ arch rival: the brilliant but devilish Dr. Moriarty. The audience provides help to Dr. Watson (played by a child volunteer) and Holmes to crack the case.

Monday, June 15

10:30 am                     Wheaton Community Library

1:30 pm                      Browns Valley Public Library


They Chose Minnesota

Photographer and storyteller Doug Ohman highlights the personal stories and history from many immigrant groups that chose to make Minnesota their home.

Monday, July 13

6:00 pm                      Douglas County Library in Alexandria

Tuesday, July 14

10:30 am                     Wheaton Community Library

6:00 pm                      Fergus Falls Public Library


Wednesday, July 15

10:30 am                     Pelican Rapids Public Library

6:30 pm                      Perham Area Public Library


Thursday, July 16

6:00 pm                      Thorson Memorial Library in Elbow Lake




Coming to public libraries and selected Bookmobile communities in June 2021!

The Jolly Pops: Musical Trio

The Jolly Pops combine upbeat, original music with a host of children’s standards for a family concert to please kids and adults alike. The Happy Dads and their puppet friends sing about alligator dancing, popsicles, trains, pet dinosaurs – and everything in between.

Updated May 1, 2020

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