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Family Storytime
Saturdays, Sept. 6–Nov. 29, 11–11:30 a.m.
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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Senior Surf Day
Thursday, Sept. 18, 1–3 p.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-6750.
Learn computer basics, how to navigate and search the Internet and how to access websites of interest to seniors. Get hands-on computer experience with help from representatives of the Senior LinkAge Line®
Presented in collaboration with Minnesota Board on Aging and Metropolitan Area Agency on Aging.
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Author Talk: Pauline Knaeble Williams
Thursday, Sept. 18, 6–7:30 p.m.
Location: Webber Park Community Building, 4400 Dupont Ave. N., Minneapolis
Set in 1944 North Minneapolis, Williams' "Finding Hollis" transcends ethnic and racial barriers through the eyes of a young white woman who witnesses a tragic car accident only to discover as much about herself as the new world "where the black folks on this side of downtown were relegated." 
Presented in collaboration with Minneapolis Parks and Recreation.
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First Pages for Teens: Fan Fiction
Thursday, Oct. 9, 4–5:30 p.m.
Location: Webber Park Community Building, 4400 Dupont Ave. N., Minneapolis
Registration required, begins Sep 11. Register online or call 612-543-6750.
Grades 7-9. Daydream what happens to characters after the book or movie ends? Write a story about them! Learn writing tips and how to share your stories. 
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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Make This: Anime and Manga Drawings
Thursday, Oct. 23, 4–6 p.m.
Location: Webber Park Community Building, 4400 Dupont Ave. N., Minneapolis
Registration required, begins Sep 25. Register online or call 612-543-6750.
Grades 7-12. Work with a local comic artist on developing and refining your anime drawing skills. Practice character and concept development, composition, drawing, inking and coloring. No experience necessary and materials provided. 
This project is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Presented in collaboration with Minnetonka Center for the Arts.
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Library Lab for Kids: Poetry and Music
Tuesday, Oct. 28, 4–6 p.m.
Location: Webber Park Community Building, 4400 Dupont Ave. N., Minneapolis
For families. Learn how poems and music communicate ideas, and compose your own songs by exploring the legacy of African-American poetry and music with T Mychael Rambo. 
Sponsored by Friends of the Webber Park Library; Sponsored by the Our Neighborhood Works.
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Master Gardener: Landscape Plants for Winter Interest
Thursday, Nov. 6, 6–7:30 p.m.
Location: Webber Park Community Building, 4400 Dupont Ave. N., Minneapolis
Registration required, begins Oct 9. Register online or call 612-543-6750.
Plants - from trees to perennials - are admired for their beauty in winter, complementing the magic of hoarfrost. Some plants bring wildlife to your winter landscape, others show off when they drop their leaves. 
Presented in collaboration with Hennepin County Master Gardeners, University of Minnesota Extension; Presented in collaboration with Minneapolis Parks and Recreation.
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Genealogy Research: African American Families
Tuesday, Nov. 18, 6:30–7:30 p.m.
Location: Webber Park Community Building, 4400 Dupont Ave. N., Minneapolis
Registration required, begins Oct 21. Register online or call 612-543-6750.
Learn how to research your family's roots back to the Civil War using information from relatives, family records and basic genealogical resources such as census and vital records from Lois Mackin, director of the Minnesota Genealogical Society. 
This project is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
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