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.
August 22nd, 2014 | Book Sales, Events, Special Events
Hennepin County Library – Minneapolis Central, 300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN BAG SALE: Sept 13-20! Is your home library lacking? Have you reduced your reading? Lamented your sorrowful selection? Friends of HCL bookstore is holding a STORE-WIDE bag sale. Fill a paper grocery bag with all the books you can (reasonably) fit for only $5 per bag!
August 11th, 2014 | Friends Group News Posts, Press Releases
Support the Library and Build Your Own Library of Great Reads! Fall 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 books in hardcover and paperback. Most books are priced at $2
August 10th, 2014 | Press Releases
Friends of the Hennepin County Library is launching a new business author series at the Library. INSIGHTS brings world-class business authors to the downtown Library for an intimate and rare opportunity to learn from visionaries in their respective fields. Tickets for the inaugural season include the presenter’s book: Insights with Michael S. Malone: Monday, September
July 31st, 2014 | Press Releases
Childish Films @ the Library is a free program of children’s cinema and arts for all ages. Each screening features a pre-show activity, complimentary healthy snacks and an educational introduction for children’s film fans. Childish Films takes place the third Saturday of the month at the Hennepin County Library – Minneapolis Central (300 Nicollet Mall,