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Family Storytime
Wednesdays, Sept. 10–Nov. 26, 10 a.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-6225.
For children of all ages and their parent or caregiver. Talk, sing, read, write and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Share books, stories, rhymes, music and movement. 
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Dance Together
Saturdays, Sept. 20–Oct. 4, 10:30–11:15 a.m.
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For children 1 and up. Dance with your child to develop their physical, social and literacy skills. A maximum of 2 caregivers may attend with each child.  
This project is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Presented in collaboration with Young Dance.
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Conversation Circles
Saturdays, Sept. 6–Nov. 22, 10–11:30 a.m.
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Non-native English speakers: practice your English and make new friends in an informal, volunteer-led setting, and learn about the library, too. Call 612-543-5669 for more information in English or, in Hmong, 612-543-8845; in Somali, 612-543-8756; in Spanish, 612-543-8510. 
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Adult Homework Help
Sept. 13 – Nov. 22
Sat., 2-5 p.m. (except Nov. 1)

Trained volunteer tutors will help adults with college homework assignments in any subject. Also open to adults working to improve their English, prepare for the GED, occupational, citizenship and driver’s exams. 
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Baby Storytime
Mondays, Sept. 8–Oct. 13, 10:30 a.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-6225.
For children from birth to 24 months and their parent or caregiver. Talk, sing, read, write and play together in a format designed especially for babies. Share books, stories, rhymes, music and movement. 
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Family Storytime
Tuesdays, September 9, Sept. 16, Sept. 23, Sept. 30, Oct. 7, Oct. 14, Oct. 21, Oct. 28, Nov. 4, Nov. 18 & Nov. 25, 10:00 a.m. 
Register Online or call 612-543-6225.
For children of all ages and their parent or caregiver. Talk, sing, read, write and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Share books, stories, rhymes, music and movement. 
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Teen Tech Workshop
Thursday, Oct. 9, 3–5 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 23, 3–5 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 6, 3–5 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 20, 3–5 p.m.

For teens. Get creative and make music, videos, animation and other projects using both high- and low-tech tools, everything from iPads to LEGOS® to wooden dowels. Led by the library's Teen Tech Squad. 
Made possible by the Friends of the Hennepin County Library through a grant from Youthprise.
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Global Folk: Music of the Andes Mountains
Saturday, Oct. 11, 2–3 p.m.
Location: Brooklyn Park Community Activity Center, 5600 85th Ave. N.
Register Online or call 612-543-6225.
All ages. Enjoy cumbia, salsa and merengue music styles from Alma Andina Trio, local musicians who fuse contemporary electronic rhythms and textures with traditional South American folk instruments such as the quena (flute), zampoñas (panpipes) and charango (lute). 
This project is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
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First Pages for Adults: Creative Writing Sampler
Saturday, Oct. 11, noon–1:30 p.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-6225.
Not sure if you're a poet, a novelist or a memoirist? Come and sample poetry, fiction and creative nonfiction by exploring craft techniques common to all three. You'll also have a chance to experiment with each through creative writing exercises. 
This project is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Presented in collaboration with The Loft Literary Center.
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Understanding Medicare
Wednesday, Oct. 15, 6:30–8 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 19, 2:30–4 p.m. This session has been cancelled

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Medicare open enrollment is just around the corner! Learn what's covered by Parts A, B, C and D. Find out about supplemental options and extra help for prescription drug costs. Discover how to navigate Medicare with help from the Senior LinkAge Line®
Presented in collaboration with Metropolitan Area Agency on Aging.
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Paint It Green: Junk Paleontology
Thursday, Oct. 16, 10:30a.m. – noon
Register Online or call 612-543-6225.
K-grade 6. Fossilized bones of a new dinosaur – the Junkosaurus – have just been discovered in landfills around the world! Work with an artist to create your own version of this reptile using a lot of imagination and junk. Materials provided. 
This project is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Presented in collaboration with ArtStart.
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