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Events for Sep 25, 2014

Family Storytime
Edina Library
Thursdays, September 4, Sept. 11, Sept. 18, Sept. 25, Oct. 2, Oct. 9, Oct. 16 & Oct. 30, 9:30 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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Family Storytime
Minneapolis Central Library
Children's Library
Thursdays, September 18, Sept. 25, Oct. 2, Oct. 9, Oct. 23, Nov. 6, Nov. 13 & Nov. 20, 9:30 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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Baby Storytime
Hopkins Library
Thursdays, Sept. 4–25, 9:30 a.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-6400.
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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Health Insurance Counseling for Seniors
Southdale Library
Thursday, Sept. 25, 9–10 a.m.
Thursday, Sept. 25, 10–11 a.m.
Thursday, Sept. 25, 11 a.m. – noon

Location: Public conference room in second-floor lobby
Register Online or call 612-543-5900.
A certified state health insurance counselor will assist with senior health insurance (enrollment steps, plan choices, low-income subsidy). Bring your list of prescriptions or your prescription bottles, Medicare, supplemental insurance, and/or Part D drug plan questions. Limit 1 or one couple per session.
Presented in collaboration with Metropolitan Area Agency on Aging.
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Family Storytime
Ridgedale Library
Thursdays, Sept. 18–Nov. 6, 10 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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Learn Together: Fish
Wayzata Library
Thursday, Sept. 25, 10:30 a.m. 
Register Online or call 612-543-6150.
Preschoolers and their caregivers. Join us in the Children's Garden to learn about fish from the Minnesota DNR Fisheries. We'll not only learn about the fish in our lakes, but also learn the basics of fishing. Held indoors if inclement weather.
Presented in collaboration with City of Wayzata; Presented in collaboration with Minnesota DNR.
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Baby Storytime
Penn Lake Library
Thursdays, Sept. 18–Nov. 20, 10:30 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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Family Storytime
Maple Grove Library
Tuesday, Sept. 23, 10–10:30 a.m.
Thursday, Sept. 25, 10–10:30 a.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 30, 10–10:30 a.m.
Thursday, Oct. 2, 10–10:30 a.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 7, 10–10:30 a.m.
Thursday, Oct. 9, 10–10:30 a.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 14, 10–10:30 a.m.
Thursday, Oct. 16, 10–10:30 a.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 21, 10–10:30 a.m.
Thursday, Oct. 23, 10–10:30 a.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 28, 10–10:30 a.m.
Thursday, Oct. 30, 10–10:30 a.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 4, 10–10:30 a.m.
Thursday, Nov. 6, 10–10:30 a.m.
Thursday, Nov. 13, 10–10:30 a.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 18, 10–10:30 a.m.
Thursday, Nov. 20, 10–10:30 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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Baby Storytime
Plymouth Library
Thursdays, Sept. 4–25, 10 a.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-5825.
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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Baby Storytime
Maple Plain Library
Thursdays, September 11, Sept. 18, Sept. 25, Oct. 2, Oct. 16, Oct. 23, Oct. 30, Nov. 6, Nov. 13 & Nov. 20, 10:00 – 10:45 a.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-5700.
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
Maple Plain Library
Thursdays, September 11, Sept. 18, Sept. 25, Oct. 2, Oct. 16, Oct. 23, Oct. 30, Nov. 6, Nov. 13 & Nov. 20, 11:00 –11:45 a.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-5700.
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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Job Interviewing Strategies
Brookdale Library
Thursday, Sept. 25, 1:30–3 p.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-5600.
Learn about the different types of interviews, how to answer behavioral interview questions and techniques for phone interviews. 
Presented in partnership with HIRED.
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Job Search Assistance
Southdale Library
Thursdays, Sept. 4–Nov. 20, 1–3 p.m.
Are you seeking new employment or re-entering the workforce? Do you need help looking for a job, filling out applications or writing your résumé? Stop in for free one-to-one assistance with a job search representative. Register at the third-floor information desk on the day of the program.
Presented in partnership with Goodwill/Easter Seals.
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Job Search Assistance
North Regional Library
Thursdays, Sept. 4–Nov. 20, 2:30–4:30 p.m.
Are you seeking new employment or re-entering the workforce? Do you need help looking for a job, filling out applications or writing your résumé? Stop in for free one-to-one assistance with a job search representative. 
Presented in partnership with Goodwill/Easter Seals.
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Job Search Assistance
Walker Library
Thursdays, Sept. 18–Nov. 20, 2–4 p.m.
Are you seeking new employment or re-entering the workforce? Do you need help looking for a job, filling out applications or writing your résumé? Stop in for free one-to-one assistance with a job search representative. 
Presented in partnership with Goodwill/Easter Seals.
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K-12 Homework Help
East Lake Library
Monday, Sept. 22, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 23, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 25, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Sept. 29, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 30, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 2, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 6, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 7, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 9, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 13, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 14, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 20, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 21, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 23, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 27, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 28, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 30, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 3, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 4, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 6, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 10, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 13, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 17, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 18, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 20, 3:30–7:30 p.m.

Free in-person tutoring for K-12 students. No advance sign-up needed. 
Funded by the Friends of the Hennepin County Library.
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K-12 Homework Help
Northeast Library
Wednesday, Sept. 24, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 25, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 27, 1–4 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 2, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 4, 1–4 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 8, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 9, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 11, 1–4 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 22, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 23, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 25, 1–4 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 29, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 30, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 1, 1–4 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 6, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 8, 1–4 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 12, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 13, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 15, 1–4 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 19, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 20, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 22, 1–4 p.m.

Free in-person tutoring for K-12 students. No advance sign-up needed. 
Funded by the Friends of the Hennepin County Library.
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K-12 Homework Help
Sumner Library
Monday, Sept. 22, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 25, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 27, 2–4:30 p.m.
Monday, Sept. 29, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 2, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 4, 2–4:30 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 6, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 9, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 11, 2–4:30 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 13, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 16, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 18, 2–4:30 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 20, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 23, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 25, 2–4:30 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 27, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 30, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 1, 2–4:30 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 3, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 6, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 8, 2–4:30 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 10, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 13, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 15, 2–4:30 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 17, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 20, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 22, 2–4:30 p.m.

Free in-person tutoring for K-12 students. No advance sign-up needed. 
Funded by the Friends of the Hennepin County Library.
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Library Lab for Kids: Discovery Days
North Regional Library
Monday, Sept. 22, 3–5 p.m. This session has been cancelled
Tuesday, Sept. 23, 3–5 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 25, 3–5 p.m.
Monday, Sept. 29, 3–5 p.m. This session has been cancelled
Tuesday, Sept. 30, 3–5 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 2, 3–5 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 6, 3–5 p.m. This session has been cancelled
Tuesday, Oct. 7, 3–5 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 9, 3–5 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 13, 3–5 p.m. This session has been cancelled
Tuesday, Oct. 14, 3–5 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 16, 3–5 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 20, 3–5 p.m. This session has been cancelled
Tuesday, Oct. 21, 3–5 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 23, 3–5 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 27, 3–5 p.m. This session has been cancelled
Tuesday, Oct. 28, 3–5 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 30, 3–5 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 3, 3–5 p.m. This session has been cancelled
Tuesday, Nov. 4, 3–5 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 6, 3–5 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 10, 3–5 p.m. This session has been cancelled
Thursday, Nov. 13, 3–5 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 17, 3–5 p.m. This session has been cancelled
Tuesday, Nov. 18, 3–5 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 20, 3–5 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 24, 3–5 p.m. This session has been cancelled
Tuesday, Nov. 25, 3–5 p.m.

For families. Check out the Discovery Room where you'll have minds-on, hands-on fun, with new themed activities each week. 
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K-12 Homework Help
North Regional Library
Monday, Sept. 22, 3:30–7 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 23, 3:30–7 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 25, 3:30–7 p.m.
Monday, Sept. 29, 3:30–7 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 30, 3:30–7 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 2, 3:30–7 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 6, 3:30–7 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 7, 3:30–7 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 9, 3:30–7 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 13, 3:30–7 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 14, 3:30–7 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 20, 3:30–7 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 21, 3:30–7 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 23, 3:30–7 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 27, 3:30–7 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 28, 3:30–7 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 30, 3:30–7 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 3, 3:30–7 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 4, 3:30–7 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 6, 3:30–7 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 10, 3:30–7 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 13, 3:30–7 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 17, 3:30–7 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 18, 3:30–7 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 20, 3:30–7 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 24, 3:30–7 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 25, 3:30–7 p.m.

Free in-person tutoring for K-12 students. No advance sign-up needed. 
Funded by the Friends of the Hennepin County Library.
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First Pages for Teens: Read to Write
St. Louis Park Library
Thursday, Sept. 25, 3:30–5 p.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-6125.
Grades 7-12. Will reading "The Hunger Games" teach you to be a writer? You bet! Learn how Harry Potter can teach you about world-building, Neil Gaiman's characters can inspire creating memorable characters and how Veronica Roth's "Divergent" series can teach you about developing plots. 
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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K-12 Homework Help
Franklin Library
Tuesday, Sept. 23, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 24, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 25, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 30, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 2, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 7, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 8, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 9, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 21, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 22, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 23, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 28, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 29, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 30, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 4, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 6, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 12, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 13, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 18, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 19, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 20, 3:30–7:30 p.m.

Free in-person tutoring for K-12 students. No advance sign-up needed. 
Funded by the Friends of the Hennepin County Library.
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Teen Tech Workshop
Brooklyn Park Library
Thursday, Sept. 25, 3–5 p.m.
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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K-12 Homework Help
Nokomis Library
Monday, Sept. 22, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 25, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Sept. 29, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 2, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 6, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 9, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 20, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 23, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 27, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 30, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 3, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 6, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 10, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 13, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 17, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 20, 3:30–7:30 p.m.

Free in-person tutoring for K-12 students. No advance sign-up needed. 
Funded by the Friends of the Hennepin County Library.
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Game On!
Nokomis Library
Thursdays, Sept. 4–Nov. 20, 4:30–6 p.m.
For teens. Play Playstation 4 or Xbox 360 at the library! 
Sponsored by Friends of the Nokomis Library.
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Writing Your Story
Sumner Library
Thursdays, Sept. 4–Nov. 20, 4:30–6 p.m.
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Adult Homework Help
Sumner Library
Monday, Sept. 22, 4–7:45 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 25, 4–7:45 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 26, 10 a.m. – noon
Monday, Sept. 29, 4–7:45 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 2, 4–7:45 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 3, 10 a.m. – noon
Monday, Oct. 6, 4–7:45 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 9, 4–7:45 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 10, 10 a.m. – noon
Monday, Oct. 13, 4–7:45 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 16, 4–7:45 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 17, 10 a.m. – noon
Monday, Oct. 20, 4–7:45 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 23, 4–7:45 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 24, 10 a.m. – noon
Monday, Oct. 27, 4–7:45 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 30, 4–7:45 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 31, 10 a.m. – noon
Monday, Nov. 3, 4–7:45 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 6, 4–7:45 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 7, 10 a.m. – noon
Monday, Nov. 10, 4–7:45 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 13, 4–7:45 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 14, 10 a.m. – noon
Monday, Nov. 17, 4–7:45 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 20, 4–7:45 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 21, 10 a.m. – noon
Monday, Nov. 24, 4–7:45 p.m.

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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Conversation Circles
Minneapolis Central Library
4th Floor
Tuesday, Sept. 23, 4–6 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 24, 4–6 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 25, 4–6 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 27, 1–3 p.m.
Sunday, Sept. 28, 1–3 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 30, 4–6 p.m.

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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Franklin Teen Center: Young Achievers
Franklin Library
Thursdays, Sept. 4–Nov. 20, 4:30–6 p.m.
For teens. Do you want to be involved in your community? Then bring your friends and come for poetry, arts, games and more! 
Made possible by the Friends of the Hennepin County Library through a grant from Youthprise.
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Make This: The Art of Bookmaking
North Regional Library
Thursday, Sept. 25, 5–7 p.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-8450.
Grades 7-12. Think a book is simply a cover around a stack of pages? Learn about the artists' book, a style that pushes the boundaries of the traditional book, and create your own biblio-masterpiece. 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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Adult Reading Circle
Sumner Library
Thursdays, Sept. 4–Nov. 20, 5–6 p.m.
Join adults who want to improve their reading skills. Have fun reading and sharing with others. 
Presented in collaboration with Open Door Learning Center.
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Genealogy Research: Assistance
Minneapolis Central Library
4th Floor
Tuesday, Sept. 23, 5–8 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 24, 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 25, 5–8 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 30, 5–8 p.m.

A genealogy volunteer will help you get started or offer suggestions on where to find more useful genealogy information. No appointment necessary.  
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LinkedIn for Job Seekers
Southdale Library
Thursday, Sept. 25, 6–8 p.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-5900.
Learn how to set up a LinkedIn account, create a complete profile, and use LinkedIn for finding jobs.
Presented by Science Museum of Minnesota - Computer Education
Sponsored by MELSA (Metropolitan Library Service Agency) 
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MacPhail Center for Music: Sing, Play, Learn!
Brookdale Library
Thursdays, Sept. 4–25, 6:30–7:15 p.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-5600.
For children ages 1-6. Hands-on musical play activities led by early childhood music specialists will let your family experience music’s impact on learning and reading readiness. Together you will sing, rhyme, read, move and create! 
This project is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Sponsored by MELSA (Metropolitan Library Service Agency).
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Genealogy Research: Occupational Trails
East Lake Library
Thursday, Sept. 25, 6:30–7:30 p.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-8425.
Follow your ancestors' migration within the U.S. by using their occupational information. Learn about occupational archives from Sheila Northrop, co-president of Midwest Ancestor Research. 
This project is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
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Friends Meeting
Northeast Library
Thursday, Sept. 25, 6:30–8 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 23, 6:30–8 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 20, 6:30–8 p.m.

Join fellow library enthusiasts to hear what's happening at Hennepin County Library. Help support your local library by planning and volunteering at book sales, programs, and special events. The Friends look forward to meeting you. 
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Teen Anime Club
Champlin Library
Thursdays, September 25, Oct. 23 & Nov. 20, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
For teens. Watch anime, discuss manga and share artwork. Something different every time! 
September 25: TBA
October 23: TBA
November 20: TBA
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Friends of the Nokomis Library Adult Book Club
Nokomis Library
Thursday, Sept. 25, 6:30p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 23, 6:30 p.m.

Join our discussion of new and interesting titles. Bring along your recommendations for future meetings. Lending copies may be picked up at the information desk prior to meeting.
Sponsored by Friends of the Nokomis Library.
What We're Reading:
September 25: And the Mountains Echoed , by Khaled Hosseini.
October 23: To be determined.
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Chess Club
Eden Prairie Library
Thursdays, Sept. 11–Nov. 20, 6–8 p.m.
For teens. Chess it out! Have fun learning the basics of chess, improving your game, mastering strategies and meeting other chess fans. Walk-ins welcome. 
Sponsored by Friends of the Eden Prairie Library.
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Toward a More Perfect Union: Talking About the Constitution
Ridgedale Library
Thursdays, September 25 Nov. 20, 6:45 –9 p.m.
Join a respectful community conversation exploring the most basic, yet profound, questions of our democracy. Register for each session online at http://www.lwv.org/local-league/lwv-golden-valley or call the Golden Valley Library at 612-543-6390.
Sept. 25: Personal liberties
Nov. 20: Equal rights
 
Presented in partnership with Golden Valley League of Women Voters, City of Golden Valley, Minnesota Humanities Center, Twin Cities Public Television and National Endowment for the Humanities.
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Franklin Teen Center: O.P.E.N. Time
Franklin Library
Wednesday, Sept. 24, 6–7 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 25, 6–7 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 6–7 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 2, 6–7 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 8, 6–7 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 9, 6–7 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 15, 6–7 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 16, 6–7 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 22, 6–7 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 23, 6–7 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 29, 6–7 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 30, 6–7 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 6–7 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 6, 6–7 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 13, 6–7 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 19, 6–7 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 20, 6–7 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 26, 6–7 p.m.

For teens. Options for Play and Enrichment Now (O.P.E.N.) Time provides just that: options. Join us in the Teen Center and choose from computers, magazines, board games, video games, special activities, conversation and more! 
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Socrates Café
Ridgedale Library
Thursdays, Sept. 4–Nov. 20, 7 p.m.
Sit back and philosophize with your friends and neighbors. The topic is decided by popular vote at the beginning of the meeting. All welcomed; no experience necessary. The concept of Socrates Café is based on the book of the same name by Christopher Phillips. 
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