Hosmer Library serves the Powderhorn community of Minneapolis. The library opened in 1916 and was the last of four Carnegie-funded libraries built in the city. One of 13 libraries developed under nationally known library director Gratia Countryman, the library is named for James K. Hosmer, who preceded Countryman as director from 1892-1904. The library has received historic designation from the City of Minneapolis Heritage Preservation Commission and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
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September 24, 2021
The Twin Cities Zine Fest is virtual this year and Hennepin County Library is participating by offering free zine kits at participating libraries.
September 15, 2021
Join us as we celebrate Latino culture and language this September and October with book lists, online events and more.