Date: Apr 15th, 2014
In pursuit of spring and to raise money for the Anoka County Library Summer Reading program; the Friends of the Anoka County Library held a Mini Golf Fundraising Event at Rum River Library in Anoka on Saturday, March 29th. Approximately 80 golfers applied their skills to a 9-hole golf course designed and constructed within the stacks of Rum River Library by the eight libraries in Anoka County. Each hole was created based on subjects in the Dewey Decimal System.
Sponsors for each hole included the Anoka County Library Board, Hogdal Turf, Commissioner Schulte, Ward and Company, and Marlene Moulton Janssen.
Donors of Raffle prizes included Connexus Energy, State Farm Insurance, Northtown TCF, Kwik Trip on Central, Dunn Bros. Coffee in Coon Rapids, Cheapskate, Lilli Putt Miniature Golf, Cub Foods South, Presto Graphics Inc, Bunker Hills Golf Club, Majestic Golf Club, Bissinger’s Chocolates, Andover King's County Market, Hogdal Turf, Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union, Rum River Hills Golf Club and Greenhaven Golf Course .
The Friends look forward to another successful mini golf event next year.