Friends Groups Host Book Sales to Raise Funds for Local Libraries Support the Library and Build Your Own Library of Great Reads Winter is book sale season! Library Friends Groups throughout Hennepin County are hosting book sales to raise funds for their local library. Each sale features hundreds of adult and children’s fiction and nonfiction
November 24th, 2014 | Press Releases
November 17th, 2014 | Friends Group News Posts
The Friends of the Minneapolis Central Library have released the November 2014 issue of The LINK. Pick up a copy in the Library, or download a copy! Click here to download a PDF of the Minneapolis Central Library Friends November 2014 issue of The LINK!
November 3rd, 2014 | Press Releases
Talk of the Stacks, a free author series exploring contemporary literature and culture, will host Michael Bazzett, author of “You Must Remember This,” the Milkweed Edition’s 2014 Lindquist & Vennum Prize for Poetry, on November 18. Held at the Hennepin County Library – Minneapolis Central (300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55401) in Pohlad Hall, the
October 30th, 2014 | Press Releases
Give to the Max Day – the great Minnesota Give Together – is the single biggest day of giving to the Library. In fact, we were #16 out of more than 3,300 Minnesota non-profits last year in total donors. Wow! We hope you will join the party and donate as generously as you are able.
October 15th, 2014 | Press Releases
Talk of the Stacks, a free author series exploring contemporary literature and culture, will host celebrated food expert Dana Cowin in conversation with with fellow foodie and friend Andrew Zimmern. At this special culinary Talk of the Stacks, slated for October 30th, Ms. Cowin will share her new book, Mastering My Mistakes in the Kitchen.
September 16th, 2014 | Press Releases
Chris Farrell to Present at Insights, the New Business Author Series at the Library INSIGHTS: Read. Think. Lead. Chris Farrell will present at the new morning business author series, Insights, at the Library on October 14. The series brings world-class business authors to the downtown Library for an intimate and rare opportunity to learn from
September 11th, 2014 | Press Releases, Uncategorized
Friends of the Hennepin County Library and The Loft Literary Center are pleased to announce a new community book experience, Bookmatch. Looking for a new literary love connection? Bookmatch is a fun, fast-paced reading series that unites passionate readers with books from highly-eligible authors. Bookmatch showcases six Minnesotan authors and three genres in one hour.