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Events


October 12, 2020

Twin Cities Zine Fest, October 19-25

The Twin Cities Zine Fest is going virtual this year and Hennepin County Library is participating by offering free zine kits at participating libraries.

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October 2, 2020

Indigenous Peoples Day is October 12

Join us as we celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day. Access library resources like books and music and more.

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October 2, 2020

Victory Rally Toy Theater

All My Relations Arts in partnership with the Hennepin County Library is hosting a Victory Rally Toy Theater Film Project for youth in grades K-12.

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August 13, 2020

We Are Richfield with Augsburg Park Library

Join Augsburg Park Library in Richfield in a community-wide art project this summer and fall.

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August 7, 2020

Community Unity photography display at Franklin Library

Franklin Library is hosting an exhibit of photos by Ne-Dah-Ness through September 30.

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June 30, 2020

Get started using Microsoft Teams to view and participate in virtual library events

Virtual events from your library are hosted on Microsoft Teams. Here are tips to get started.

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June 11, 2020

Share your book reviews with us this summer

Kids and teens are invited to share their impressions of the books they read this summer on social media.

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May 22, 2020

Juneteenth

Commemorate Juneteenth with your library with online family friendly-events and book lists.

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May 12, 2020

May is American Indian Month in Minnesota

Join us as we celebrate American Indian Month in Minnesota. There are videos and library resources online that you can access from home. 

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March 31, 2020

Find a new rhyme and meter during National Poetry Month

This April during National Poetry Month, your library is a center for inspiration and creation with online resources and your library card.

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February 25, 2020

Maud Hart Lovelace and Star of the North awards

From February 25-March 31, kids are invited to vote for two book awards at any Hennepin County library: Star of the North (preK-grade 8) and Maud Hart Lovelace (grades 3-8).

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January 27, 2020

February is Black History Month

Join us as we celebrate and honor Black History Month in February with events, displays and activities in libraries, and recommended online book lists.

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