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November 22, 2017

Franklin Learning Center’s spoken word event

Students at Franklin Learning Center shared stories about adjusting to a new home, learning English and learning about their heritage on November 18.

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November 6, 2017

A Message from Library Director Lois Langer Thompson

Hennepin County Library joins 128 library systems in a commitment to racial and social equity.

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June 12, 2017

Robert Rohlf

Robert Rohlf, formerly the director of the Hennepin County Library (HCL) passed away on June 6, 2017 at 89.

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May 26, 2017

New Library Board member Erin Vrieze Daniels

Erin Vrieze Daniels, of Richfield, is one of the newest members of the Hennepin County Library Board. The Hennepin County Board appointed her in March.

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April 3, 2017

New Library Board member Margy O'Neill Ligon

Margy O’Neill-Ligon, former executive director of the Friends of the Minneapolis Public Library, now is one of the newest members of the Hennepin County Library Board.

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March 6, 2017

Tim Dolan appointed to the Hennepin County Library Board

The Hennepin County Board appointed Tim Dolan and reappointed Katherine Blauvelt and Christopher Damsgard to the library board on February 23.

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