Cloquet Shaw Memorial Public Library Foundation

Carlton County Historical Society Gets New Home

Lease transferred to historical society.

CLOQUET, Minn.- The Carlton County Historical Society now officially has a new home. The lease for the 99-year-old Shaw Memorial Library Building on Cloquet Avenue was officially transferred to the Historical Society on Wednesday. What was once a place where Cloquet residents would browse books is now a place where they can browse through their county’s history. The deed to…

Cloquet Public Library Plans To Expand

The library is 12,000 square feet and an expansion would add 7,000 more, that would expand the children's area and meeting spaces and create a new space for youth.

CLOQUET, Minn. – Exciting things may be happening at the Cloquet Public Library if a million dollar grant is approved. The plans for expansion is something that began a few years ago after a study revealed there was a need for more space. Staff tell us the Cloquet Public Library is usually full of people every day, and new programs at…