home > events & classes > search results
   at Walker Library

 

Art Out of the Box: Eye Wonder
Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2–3 p.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-8400.
Entering grades 2-5. Discover artists' secrets and uncover illusions meant to trick the eye by looking closely at art from the Minneapolis Institute of Arts (http://new.artsmia.org/). Museum-trained teens will help you make art to hide your own secret messages. Materials provided. 
Presented in partnership with Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Sponsored by the Friends of the Hennepin County Library.
Tell a Friend Tell a Friend   Remind Me Remind Me

Learn Together: How Tall is Your Tale?
Thursday, Aug. 7, 2–4 p.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-8400.
Entering grades 1-3. Inspired by “Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs,” illustrate a tall tale you've heard or read, or made up yourself! Materials provided. 
Presented in collaboration with Minnetonka Center for the Arts; Sponsored by the Friends of the Hennepin County Library and MELSA (Metropolitan Library Service Agency).
Tell a Friend Tell a Friend   Remind Me Remind Me

Crafty Minnesota: Not Just Knots
Wednesday, Aug. 20, 6–8 p.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-8400.
For adults. Plant hangers, owl art and knotty jewelry are all back and better than ever. Learn a simple collection of knots used to make unique jewelry and funky accessories. Materials provided. Find related books and more at the Library. 
This project is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Presented in collaboration with Textile Center.
Tell a Friend Tell a Friend   Remind Me Remind Me

Baby Storytime
Fridays, Sept. 5–26, 9:30 a.m.
Registration required, begins Aug 8. Register online or call 612-543-8400.
For children from birth to 24 months and their parent or caregiver. Talk, sing, read, write and play together in a format designed especially for babies. Share books, stories, rhymes, music and movement. 
Tell a Friend Tell a Friend   Remind Me Remind Me

Family Storytime
Friday, Sept. 5, 10:30 a.m. 
Friday, Sept. 12, 10:30 a.m.
Friday, Sept. 19, 10:30 a.m.
Friday, Sept. 26, 10:30 a.m.
Friday, Oct. 3, 10:30 a.m.
Friday, Oct. 10, 10:30 a.m.

For children of all ages and their parent or caregiver. Talk, sing, read, write and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Share books, stories, rhymes, music and movement. 
Tell a Friend Tell a Friend   Remind Me Remind Me

First Pages for Adults: Creating Characters
Saturday, Sept. 20, 10:30a.m. – noon
Registration required, begins Aug 23. Register online or call 612-543-8400.
Whether you are writing about kings, detectives or spies, you want to give the reader more than interesting occupations. Learn how to dig deeper into your characters to make them complex, conflicted and compelling, even if they're vampires. 
This project is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Presented in collaboration with The Loft Literary Center.
Tell a Friend Tell a Friend   Remind Me Remind Me

Global Folk: Music of the Andes Mountains
Saturday, Oct. 18, 2–3 p.m.
For families. All ages. Enjoy cumbia, salsa and merengue music styles from Alma Andina Trio, local musicians who fuse contemporary electronic rhythms and textures with traditional South American folk instruments such as the quena (flute), zampoñas (panpipes) and charango (lute). 
This project is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Tell a Friend Tell a Friend   Remind Me Remind Me

hcl mobile app
hclib
mobile
app
Facebook Twitter Tumblr YouTube Vimeo Flickr Federal Depository Library Federal
Depository
Library
Hennepin County Government Hennepin
County
Government
© 2014  Hennepin County Library12601 Ridgedale Drive, Minnetonka, MN 55305 Comments and Feedback    |    RSS