On Tuesday, July 4 (Independence Day), Hennepin County libraries are closed.
The new Brooklyn Park Library opened for exploration and use by the community June 23-25, 2016. A Flickr collection features images from the festivities.
The celebration continues with bookmaking, geocaching and more on Saturday, June 25, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
The new Brooklyn Park Library at 8500 W. Broadway Ave. will open Thursday, June 23, 5 p.m., with remarks and a ribbon-cutting. The library will host a community celebration and special events Saturday, June 25, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
View construction time-lapse video from Knutson Construction and Ox Blue
View photos of the project on Flickr