Artist Chandler Anderson, middle, speaks with Leo Held and Grace Haukoos Sunday afternoon during the unveiling of Anderson’s new mural in the Albert Lea Public Library. –Sarah Stultz/Albert Lea Tribune
Cindy Fjermestad, president of the Albert Lea Friends of the Library, speaks Sunday during the unveiling of the new mural in the nonfiction library of the Albert Lea Public Library.
Kathy Nyquist, Jane Hofkamp, Leo Held, Chandler Anderson, Grace Haukoos and Cindy Fjermestad pose for photos Sunday afternoon in front of a new mural at the Albert Lea Public Library. Anderson created the mural in honor of Hofkamp, Haukoos and Held’s late wife, Karol, who opened the Fountain Lake Bookstore on the lower level of City Hall in 2008. The Albert Lea Friends of the Library commissioned the mural.