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Family Storytime
Tuesdays, April 1–May 6, 10:30–11:15 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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Baby Storytime
Tuesdays, April 1–May 6, 9:30–10:15 a.m.
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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Senior Surf Day
Wednesday, May 14, 10a.m.–noon
Register Online or call 612-543-6175.
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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Library Lab for Kids: Super Circuits
Thursday, June 12, 2–3 p.m.
Registration required, begins May 15. Register online or call 612-543-6175.
Entering grades 1-6. Build a motor-powered fan. Investigate the components of circuits and wire up some circuits of your own. Materials provided. 
Presented in collaboration with The Works; Sponsored by the Friends of the Hennepin County Library and MELSA (Metropolitan Library Service Agency).
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Girls Only Kids Book Club
Monday, June 16, 10–11 a.m.
Monday, July 14, 10–11 a.m.
Monday, Aug. 4, 10–11 a.m.

Registration required, begins May 19. Register online or call 612-543-6175.
Girls entering grades 4-6. Join other girls to talk about a great book! Lending copies may be picked up at the information desk prior to meeting.
Sponsored by Friends of the Westonka Library.
What We're Reading:
June 16: Storyteller, by Giff, Patricia Reilly.
July 14: Everything on a waffle, by Horvath, Polly .
August 4: Poppy and Ereth, by Avi.
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Guys Read Kids Book Club
Tuesday, June 17, 11 a.m. – noon
Tuesday, July 15, 11 a.m. – noon
Tuesday, Aug. 5, 11 a.m. – noon

Registration required, begins May 20. Register online or call 612-543-6175.
Guys entering grades 4-6. Join other guys to talk about a great book! Lending copies may be picked up at the information desk prior to meeting.
Sponsored by Friends of the Westonka Library.
What We're Reading:
June 17: A dog on his own, by Auch, Mary Jane.
July 15: NERDS: National espionage, rescue, and defense society, by Buckely, Michael.
August 5: Moose tracks, by Casanove, Mary.
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Kids Jr. Book Club
Tuesday, June 17, 10–11 a.m.
Tuesday, July 15, 10–11 a.m.
Tuesday, Aug. 5, 10–11 a.m.

Registration required, begins May 20. Register online or call 612-543-6175.
Entering grades 2-3. Join other kids to talk about a great book! 
Sponsored by Friends of the Westonka Library.
What We're Reading:
June 17: Magic at the bed and biscuit, by Carris, Joan Davenport.
July 15: Waiting for the magic , by MacLachlan, Patricia.
August 5: Danger in the dust, by Grindley, Sally.
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Master Gardener: Low Input Lawn Care (LILaC)
Wednesday, June 18, 6:30–8 p.m.
Create a healthy lawn using LILaC techniques. Learn what LILaC is and its benefits: cost savings from using fewer lawn-care products, conservation of water and less mowing. 
Presented in collaboration with Hennepin County Master Gardeners, University of Minnesota Extension.
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Live Show! Magician Matt Dunn
Thursday, June 19, 2 p.m.
For families. Go wild over the out-of-this-world comedy and magic in this fast-paced, interactive show featuring Houdini, everyone's favorite rabbit! 
Sponsored by Friends of the Westonka Library.
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Duct Tape Wallets and Phone Covers
Wednesday, June 25, 6–8 p.m.
Registration required, begins May 28. Register online or call 612-543-6175.
Entering grades 7-12. Create funky, fun and functional wallets and cell phone covers. Learn how to create a pattern and construct the basic form. Materials provided. 
Presented in collaboration with Bloomington Theatre and Art Center; Sponsored by the Friends of the Hennepin County Library and MELSA (Metropolitan Library Service Agency).
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Act Out for Kids: Creative Movement
Saturday, June 28, 10–11:30 a.m.
Registration required, begins May 31. Register online or call 612-543-6175.
Entering grades 3-5. Learn how to walk like a bear, creep like a tiger or be like a tiny fly! An experienced Guthrie teaching artist will show you fun and creative ways to use imaginative movement. See related materials for further information. Find more by searching the library catalog or Ask Us
This project is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Presented in collaboration with Guthrie Theater.
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