Indigenous Peoples Day is October 11

Join your library as we celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day in Minnesota on Monday, October 11.

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Franklin Library's Community Read: The Seed Keeper

Monday, October 11, 7-8 p.m.
Celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day by joining Franklin Library's Community Read!

Read "The Seed Keeper" on your own, then join author Diane Wilson (Dakota) to discuss the book in a live, virtual event. Join the event.

A limited number of free copies of The Seed Keeper are available at Franklin Library.

Funded by Friends of the Hennepin County Library. 

Dial-a-Story for Adults

October 20-26
Call 612-543-8851 and listen to library staff read the short story “Wolf Island” by horror writer Stephen Graham Jones (Blackfeet).

Book lists

Lists of recommended books selected by Hennepin County Library’s Makoce Team


Tufawon is a local artist on the library's free music streaming service, MNspin. Listen to his albums. He has written a song about the Franklin Avenue community. Watch the video.

Online resources