‘Books in Bloom’ Category


Books in Bloom


Books in Bloom: Inside the St. John’s Bible

Books in Bloom 2017 is nearly here! Don’t forget our special presentation on Saturday, May 6 at 1pm in the library.  Mike Nordberg ’93 will be presenting Inside the St. John’s Bible, an account of working on the Heritage Edition, a copy of which is held in the library’s Special Collections and will be available for viewing.  This unique […]

Books in Bloom 2017 Sneak Peek

Please make plans to stop by the library during the Books in Bloom 2017 event this weekend! Floral arrangements representing a variety of titles will be on display Friday through Sunday, May 5-7.  The event is free and open to the public.  Here’s a sneak peek of some titles being featured this year: Owl Babies by […]

Books in Bloom, May 5-7, 2017

Please join us for Books in Bloom 2017!   The Gustavus Library Associates signature event will take place May 5-7, 2017 in the library. Friday, May 5, 3-5pm Saturday, May 6, 10am-4pm Special Event: Inside the St. John’s Bible presented by Mike Nordberg ’93 @ 1pm Sunday, May 7, 11am-3pm Enjoy floral arrangements designed to interpret […]

Join us for Books in Bloom 2015!

Please join us for Books in Bloom 2015!  We hope to see you there! Friday, May 1,  3-6pm Saturday, May 2, 10am-4pm Sunday, May 3, 11am-3pm Enjoy floral arrangements representing the following titles: China’s Folk Customs DVD Fire in the Ashes by Theodore White The Hen Who Dreamed She Could Fly by Sun-mi Hwang In Cod […]

Books in Bloom Preview

We’re just a week away from Books in Bloom 2015, when the library is filled with fresh flowers and spring is literally in the air! The event opens Friday, May 1 at 3pm and runs through the weekend during normal library hours.  Stop by to see the floral designs for the following books: The Andy Warhol […]

Books in Bloom Preview

Books in Bloom will be returning to the library May 1-3!  Here are some selections you’ll see if you visit the library that weekend: The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics by Daniel James Brown The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and […]

Books in Bloom Preview

Save the date for Books in Bloom!  The annual event will again be held in the Library on May 1-3, 2015. A few of the titles featured this year include: Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH by Robert C. O’Brien Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr   […]