March - April 14 —
Viva City Visual Arts View juried artwork by high school students in the Minneapolis Public Schools.
May 4 – June 22 — Revisiting Twain’s Mississippi.
Photos of Mississippi River sites associated with Mark Twain by local contemporary photographer Chris Faust. Compare his photos with 1890s-era cyanotypes made by Henry Bosse, which also will be displayed.
Hennepin Gallery exhibits Hennepin County Government Center, A-Level, 30 South Sixth Street, Minneapolis These exhibits are part of the county′s commitment to serving the community with a variety of fine arts and educational displays.
March 4 - 30: Celebrating 30 Years of Moving from Conflict to Resolution An overview of the champions behind Community Mediation Services′ 30 years of success, and an overview of how everyday disputes can be resolved.
April 1 - 28: Latino Artist in Minnesota Artwork that showcases the wide range of artistic talent in our Minnesota Latino community.
May 3 – 30: Celebrating Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Statistics and cultural artifacts from major Asian communities as well as programs, services, books, DVDs and CDs offered by Hennepin County Library.
Spring is in the air – or at least it’s around the corner! Each year at this time, just as the earth reawakens, many of us reawaken our own dreams. For many Hennepin County residents, they are not only starting new projects, they are continuing on their journey in a new country. Hennepin County is home to many communities learning a new language, a new culture and a new way of life. The Library offers many resources, programs and classes from citizenship preparation to Conversation Circles to assist them. more...
National Library Week 2013 Visit www.hclib.org between April 14-20 and tell us why your Hennepin County library matters to you and what you value most about your community library.
Tax matters Tax resources are available online through HCL’s website. Trained volunteer tax preparers also will be at Brookdale, Brooklyn Park, Golden Valley and Ridgedale libraries to help with filing routine forms.
Check out browser-based eBooks Try OverDrive Read, a browser-based eBook reader. It’s compatible with computers, tablets and mobile devices, and no additional apps are necessary! However, it is recommended you install Google Chrome for best-use experience.
Meet your favorite authors (some programs include books for purchase and signing): Curt Brown • Cyn Collins • Mary DesJarlais • Atina Diffley • Peter Geye • Erin Hart • Wayne Jorgenson • Brenda Langton • Benjamin Percy • Joyce Sutphen • Talk of the Stacks