Albert Lea Public Library is a community partner of Choose Civility: The Power of Words – Freeborn County, MN. We embrace the vision of Freeborn County becoming a “kinder community . . . one act of kindness at a time.” The mission of Choose Civility: The Power of Words – Freeborn County, MN’s is to choose respect, consideration, empathy, and tolerance as our fundamental values, enhancing Freeborn County’s way of life.