Category Archives: News

Jeanne Acker

We are sad to share that Jeanne Acker, director of the Van Horn Public Library from 1987-2009, passed away Friday, December 1. Her funeral is on Saturday, December 8 at 12:30. Here is a link to her obituary in the … Continue reading

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November Newsletter

Interested in knowing what’s going on here at VHPL? Subscribe to our mailing list to get our newsletter – email us at pipl@selco.info to get added! This month’s issue just got emailed today.

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Closing early tomorrow

We are painting upstairs at the library tomorrow, so we will be closing at 12:00. Come on in Monday to check out our fresh walls!

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Closed Labor Day Weekend

The Library is closed September 2-4 to celebrate Labor Day with our friends and family. We look forward to seeing you again on Tuesday, September 5!

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National Poison Prevention Week

It is National Poison Prevention Week! Minnesota Poison Control System has sent us information on common household poisons and has also provided us with handouts like magnets and pens with their contact information on it. Come by the library to check … Continue reading

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Join our Library Board!

WANTED: Two Library Board of Trustees Members Are you a library lover? Do you enjoy volunteering and serving the community in a variety of ways? Then come join us! The Van Horn Public Library currently has two openings on our … Continue reading

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Library closed today

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr Day, the library is closed today, January 16, 2016. We reopen tomorrow with our regular hours. 

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Closed for the Holidays

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Pine Island City Council Elections

The Post Bulletin asked the five candidates running for City Council a few questions, including one about their thoughts for a new library facility. Take a look at their answers here.

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New Face in the Library

Hi all! I am Rachel Gray, the new director here at Van Horn Public Library. I am very excited to become part of the Pine Island community over the coming months! Here are a few quick facts about me to … Continue reading

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