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Brookdale Library opened for service in 1981. It was the first library built for the Brooklyn Center community. The library underwent a major renovation and expansion in 2002-03 and reopened in 2004 in its current location. The library is part of a larger complex that houses district courts and a Hennepin County service center.
6125 Shingle Creek Pkwy.
Brooklyn Center, MN 55430
Starting in May, all Hennepin County libraries have new self checkout machines that have more capabilities than the machines they have replaced.
Artists Julian McFaul and Mark Safford have designed an interactive, labyrinthian maze experience with HCL staff. Explore it yourself on June 13.
During Pride month this June, eight Hennepin County libraries will offer free events for LGBTQA adults and families.
Join HCL staff on social media for audiobook recommendations on Thursday, June 11 and children's and teen book recommendations on Tuesday, June 16.
Consider and celebrate Asian American heritage at 14 events this spring with cultural crafts and performances and more.
Changes to OverDrive video collections and our TV show DVD purchasing practices have brought new watching options for you.
Join these volunteers who work closely with library staff to raise awareness of library services, raise funds, and plan programs and events.