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Events for Oct 1, 2014

The Hunger Games Teen Trivia Challenge
Eden Prairie Library
October 1–October 31
For teens. How well do you think you know "The Hunger Games" and "Catching Fire"? Test your knowledge and give your brain a workout! Answer trivia questions (changes weekly) and put your name in for a weekly drawing! 
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Teen Trivia
Ridgedale Library
October 1–October 31
For teens. Stop by the Ridgedale Library and give your brain a workout! Answer trivia questions (changes weekly) and put your name in for a weekly drawing. 
Sponsored by Friends of the Ridgedale Library.
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Teen Trivia
Plymouth Library
October 1–October 31
For teens. Stop by the Plymouth Library and give your brain a workout! Answer trivia questions (changes weekly) and put your name in for a weekly drawing. 
Sponsored by Friends of the Plymouth Library.
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Teen Art Contest
Plymouth Library
October 1–October 31
For teens. Calling all future Rembrandts, O'Keeffes, Warhols and Calders! Get your creative juices flowing. Bring artwork (limit two pieces per artist) to Customer Service between Oct. 1-7. Art will be displayed through Oct. 31. Winners will be announced and prizes awarded at a reception for all participants and their families Sunday, Oct. 19, 2-3 p.m. For details, call 612-543-5825. 
Sponsored by Friends of the Plymouth Library; Sponsored by the Plymouth Arts Council.
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Baby Storytime
Ridgedale Library
Wednesdays, Sept. 17–Nov. 5, 9:30 a.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-8840.
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
Champlin Library
Wednesdays, Sept. 17–Oct. 29, 9:30 a.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-6250.
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
Eden Prairie Library
Wednesdays, Oct. 1–29, 9:30 a.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-6275.
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
Eden Prairie Library
Wednesdays, Oct. 1–29, 10:30 a.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-6275.
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
Excelsior Library
Wednesdays, Oct. 1–Nov. 19, 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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Childcare Group Storytime
East Lake Library
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 10:30 a.m. 
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 10:30 a.m.

Talk, sing, read, write and play together in a format appropriate for the children in your care. Share books, stories, rhymes, music and movement. 
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Childcare Group Storytime
Sumner Library
Wednesday, Sept. 17, 10:30–11 a.m.
Friday, Sept. 19, 10:30–11 a.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 24, 10:30–11 a.m.
Friday, Sept. 26, 10:30–11 a.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 10:30–11 a.m.
Friday, Oct. 3, 10:30–11 a.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 8, 10:30–11 a.m.
Friday, Oct. 10, 10:30–11 a.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 15, 10:30–11 a.m.
Friday, Oct. 17, 10:30–11 a.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 22, 10:30–11 a.m.
Friday, Oct. 24, 10:30–11 a.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 29, 10:30–11 a.m.
Friday, Oct. 31, 10:30–11 a.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 10:30–11 a.m.
Friday, Nov. 7, 10:30–11 a.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 12, 10:30–11 a.m.
Friday, Nov. 14, 10:30–11 a.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 19, 10:30–11 a.m.
Friday, Nov. 21, 10:30–11 a.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 26, 10:30–11 a.m.

Talk, sing, read, write and play together in a format appropriate for the children in your care. Share books, stories, rhymes, music and movement. 
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Baby Storytime
North Regional Library
Wednesdays, Sept. 17–Oct. 15, 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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World War I: Life on the Home Front
Nokomis Library
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 10 a.m. 
Register Online or call 612-543-6800.
This year marks the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I. Local historian Iric Nathanson will talk about life in Minnesota as the war raged on in Europe. Nathanson is the author of "Modern Times in the Big City – Minneapolis in 1914," Hennepin History Magazine, January 2014. 
Sponsored by Friends of the Nokomis Library; Presented in partnership with Minneapolis Community Education.
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Baby Storytime
Ridgedale Library
Wednesdays, Sept. 17–Nov. 5, 10:30 a.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-8840.
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
Hosmer Library
Wednesdays, Sept. 3–Nov. 26, 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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Family Storytime
Pierre Bottineau Library
Wednesdays, Sept. 3–Nov. 19, 10:30
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
Franklin Library
Wednesdays, Sept. 3–Nov. 26, 10:30 a.m.
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Ready, Set, Go: Kindergarten!
Rockford Road Library
Wednesdays, Sept. 10–Oct. 15, 10–10:45 a.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-5875.
Ages 4-5 and a favorite adult. Join your librarian and other neighborhood families for books, songs and activities to help your children get ready for kindergarten and develop the skills they need to succeed in school. 
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Genealogy Research: Assistance
Minneapolis Central Library
4th Floor
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 10:30a.m.–1 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 4, 1–4 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 7, 1–4 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 8, 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 9, 5–8 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 14, 5–8 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 15, 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 18, 1–4 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 21, 5–8 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 22, 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 23, 5–8 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 28, 5–8 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 29, 10:30 a.m. – 1 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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Family Storytime
Brooklyn Park Library
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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Family Storytime
Rogers Library
Wednesdays, Sept. 17–Oct. 22, 10:30 a.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-6050.
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
St. Anthony Library
Wednesdays, Sept. 24–Nov. 19, 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
Southdale Library
Wednesdays, Sept. 10–Nov. 12, 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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Family Storytime
Golden Valley Library
Wednesdays, Sept. 10–Nov. 26, 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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Family Storytime
St. Anthony Library
Wednesdays, Sept. 24–Nov. 19, 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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Family Storytime
Long Lake Library
Wednesdays, Sept. 17–Nov. 19, 11:15–11:45 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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Job Search Assistance
Minneapolis Central Library
Business, Science, Government Docs
Wednesdays, Sept. 3–Nov. 26, 1–4:30 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
Franklin Library
Wednesdays, Sept. 3–Nov. 26, 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
Hosmer Library
Wednesday, Sept. 17, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 20, 1–4:30 p.m.
Monday, Sept. 22, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 24, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 27, 1–4:30 p.m.
Monday, Sept. 29, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 4, 1–4:30 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 6, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 8, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 11, 1–4:30 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 13, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 20, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 22, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 25, 1–4:30 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 27, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 29, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 1, 1–4:30 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 3, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 8, 1–4:30 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 10, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 12, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 15, 1–4:30 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 17, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 19, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 22, 1–4:30 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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K-12 Homework Help
Franklin Library
Wednesday, Sept. 17, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 18, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
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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K-12 Homework Help
Hopkins Library
Wednesday, Sept. 17, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Sept. 22, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 24, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Sept. 29, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 6, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 8, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 13, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 20, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 22, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 27, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 29, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 10, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 12, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 17, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 19, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 24, 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. 17, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 18, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 20, 1–4 p.m.
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
Augsburg Park Library
Wednesday, Sept. 17, 3–7 p.m.
Monday, Sept. 22, 3–7 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 23, 3–7 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 24, 3–7 p.m.
Monday, Sept. 29, 3–7 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 30, 3–7 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 3–7 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 6, 3–7 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 7, 3–7 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 8, 3–7 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 13, 3–7 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 14, 3–7 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 15, 3–7 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 20, 3–7 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 21, 3–7 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 22, 3–7 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 27, 3–7 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 28, 3–7 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 29, 3–7 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 3, 3–7 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 4, 3–7 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 3–7 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 10, 3–7 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 12, 3–7 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 17, 3–7 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 18, 3–7 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 19, 3–7 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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K-12 Homework Help
Brookdale Library
Wednesday, Sept. 17, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Sept. 22, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 23, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 24, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Sept. 29, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 30, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 6, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 7, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 8, 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.
Wednesday, Oct. 22, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 27, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 28, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 29, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 3, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 4, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 10, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 12, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 17, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 18, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 19, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 24, 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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55+ Book Club
Nokomis Library
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 3 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 3 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 3: Let the Great World Spin, by Colum McCann.
October 1: The House I Loved, by Tatiana de Rosnay.
November 5: Olive Kitteridge, by Elizabeth Strout.
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Patent Workshop for Inventors, Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners
Minneapolis Central Library
Best Buy Learning Lab
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 4:30–5:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 4:30–5:30 p.m.

Register Online or call 612-543-8000.
Hennepin County Library's Patent & Trademark Resource Center at Minneapolis Central serves all of Minnesota. Library staff will cover intellectual property basics, the patent process and how to do a preliminary patent search. 
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Conversation Circles
Minneapolis Central Library
4th Floor
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 4–6 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 2, 4–6 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 7, 4–6 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 8, 4–6 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 9, 4–6 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 14, 4–6 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 15, 4–6 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 16, 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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K-12 Homework Help
Brooklyn Park Library
Wednesday, Sept. 17, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Sunday, Sept. 21, 3–5 p.m.
Monday, Sept. 22, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 23, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 24, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Sunday, Sept. 28, 3–5 p.m.
Monday, Sept. 29, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 30, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 5, 3–5 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 6, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 7, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 8, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 12, 3–5 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 13, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 14, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 20, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 21, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 22, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 26, 3–5 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 27, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 28, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 29, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 2, 3–5 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 3, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 4, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 9, 3–5 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 10, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 12, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 16, 3–5 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 17, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 18, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 19, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 23, 3–5 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 24, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 25, 4:30–7:30 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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Poetry Lovers Converge
Golden Valley Library
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 6:30–8 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 6:30–8 p.m.

All ages. Share an original or a favorite poem or listen to your neighbors share theirs. 
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Socrates Café
Rockford Road Library
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 6:30 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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Franklin Teen Center: Movies for Teens
Franklin Library
Wednesdays, Sept. 3–Nov. 26, 6–8 p.m.
Sorry, this event has been cancelled. Made possible by the Friends of the Hennepin County Library through a grant from Youthprise.
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MacPhail Center for Music: Sing, Play, Learn!
Plymouth Library
Wednesdays, Oct. 1–22, 6:30–7:15 p.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-5825.
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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Franklin Teen Center: O.P.E.N. Time
Franklin Library
Wednesday, Sept. 17, 6–7 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 18, 6–7 p.m.
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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Chess Club
Southdale Library
Wednesday, Sept. 17, 6:30–8 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 6:30–8 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 15, 6:30–8 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 6:30–8 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 19, 6:30–8 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. 
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Friends Meeting
Maple Grove Library
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 7 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. General membership meeting.
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Books You Don't Have Time to Read
Ridgedale Library
Wednesdays, Sept. 17–Nov. 5, 12:30–2 p.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-8840.
Each week, hear a U of M Osher Lifelong Learning Institute member present a book that tackles a challenging subject of the day. Then discuss the issues involved. 
Presented in collaboration with Osher Lifelong Learning Institute.
What We're Reading:
September 17: An Idea Whose Time Has Come, by Todd S. Purdom.
September 24: The Devil's Highway, by Luis Alberto Urrea.
October 1: The Innovator's Prescription , by Clayton M. Christensen et al.
October 8: Uncertain Justice, by Laurence Tribe and Joshua Matz.
October 15: The Loudest Voice in the Room , by Gabriel Sherman.
October 22: Hard Choices, by Hillary Rodham Clinton.
October 29: Freedom's Daughters, by Lynne Olson.
November 5: How the West Was Won, by Rodney Stark.
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