Quatrefolio-Pride 2019 Issue

June 20, 2019


The Collective History of the Quatrefoil Library and the Tretter Collection

June 6, 2019

“Subtly but inexorably, the Quatrefoil Library and the University of Minnesota’s Jean-Nickolaus Tretter Collection in Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender…
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Give to the Max Day 2018

November 12, 2018

It’s the 10th year for Give to the Max Day on Nov. 15, and Quatrefoil Library welcomes your donation of…
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Minneapolis’ Quatrefoil: America’s 2nd-Oldest LGBTQ Library

July 30, 2017

Did you catch the story about the Quatrefoll Library on WCCO? If you missed it, click on the link below…
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From private collection to lending library: Quatrefoil grows as resource for LGBT community

July 15, 2016

From private collection to lending library: Quatrefoil grows as resource for LGBT community   NPR writes about the history of…
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Quatrefoil Library Celebrates 30 Years

May 15, 2016

Quatrefoil Library Celebrates 30 Years   Lavender wrote a good story about Quatrefoil as it celebrates its 30th year in…
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The 6 most interesting comebacks, reinventions and second acts of 2014

January 6, 2015

The Quatrefoil Library is named in a 2014 Best of List. The library is named one of the 6 most…
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Spirit on Lake Grand Opening

April 12, 2014

Great article about the opening of Spirit on Lake. Spirit on Lake opened and celebrated the region’s first housing (46…
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The poet in the library

March 24, 2014

Writer in residence talks about his time at the library Do gays have a special affinity for libraries? Yes, if…
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The growth of gay retirement homes

March 18, 2014

A write-up about Spirit On Lake.Plus, long-time volunteer Larry Watson is interviewed and photographed. As gay rights advance across the…
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Quatrefoil Library Moves to Minneapolis: Outstanding GLBT Resource Serves as Community Gathering Space

November 27, 2013

A great review of the Quatrefoil Library location Marking its 30th anniversary of incorporation as a GLBT nonprofit organization this…
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Minneapolis’s first GLBT housing complex opens on Lake Street

November 3, 2013

The library is referenced in this story about Spirit on Lake Friends and supporters came out in force on October…
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From Closet to Community – Quatrefoil Library Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary

October 3, 2011

Board President Scott Breyfogle is interviewed about 25 years of the Quatrefoil Library What started as two partners’ book collection,…
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Bi Cities: Laura Warnest and Scott Breyfogle – Quatrefoil Library

September 13, 2011

Two Quatrefoil Libraary Board Memebers talk about the 25th Anniversary of the library #199 Laura Warnest and Scott Brefogle –…
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Lavender 2011 Pride Awards

June 2, 2011

The library is honored by Lavender Magazine In each Pride Edition, Lavender spotlights just a few of the people and…
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Quatrefoil Library Donates Books to Pittsburgh GLBT Library

April 7, 2011

Quatrefoil Library donates 3,000 books Quatrefoil Library in St. Paul, one of the oldest GLBT lending libraries in the world,…
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25 books by GLBTQ authors of color

March 4, 2011

The library is credited for this list of books. Quatrefoil Library in St. Paul is one of the few GLBT…
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BOOKS Will Fellows talks about ‘Gay Bar’

September 29, 2010

The library is referenced in this story about how Will Fellows wrote his book Gay Bar. Gay Bar is a…
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Our Community Cornucopia: Quatrefoil Library

March 27, 2008

Lavender Magazine March 14 – March 27, 2008 For Whom The Bill Tolls by Bill Burleson Anne Johnson moved to…
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Our Community Cornucopia: Quatrefoil Library

March 13, 2008

An overview of the Quatrefoil Library Anne Johnson moved to the Twin Cities from Chicago three years ago. While she…
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Lavender Magazine October 12-25, 2007

October 25, 2007

As seen in Lavender magazine’s October 12-25, 2007 issue, volunteers at Quatrefoil Library celebrate our 21st anniversary. Pictured in the…
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Lavender Magazine September 7-20, 2001

September 20, 2001

Volume 7, Issue 164 – September 7 – September 20, 2001 By Michael Dahl. Photos by Sophia Hantzes. You know…
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