Nestled between large pine and oak trees, Penn Lake Library opened in 1970. It was the first free-standing library built in the City of Bloomington. The library was renovated in 2003. In the decades before 1970, the library operated out of various locations in the community including Bloomington Schools Administration Building (1954-57) and Lincoln High School (1957-62).
8800 Penn Ave. S.
Bloomington, MN 55431
Hennepin County libraries do not have State or Federal print tax forms, but we can point you to helpful tax resources.
Digitized maps, atlases, yearbooks, newspaper photos and more are now available to view and download from Hennepin County Library.
Get an alert by email when the library orders a new title by one of your favorite authors or performers.
Teens can get one-on-one help with their History Day projects at two upcoming research open houses at Minneapolis Central Library on Jan. 21 and 31.
Join us at Penn Lake Library to learn new things, be inspired and connect with others. Library events are free and open to all.
Join these volunteers who work closely with library staff to raise awareness of library services, raise funds, and plan programs and events.