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The LINK Newsletter January 2016 – Friends of the Minneapolis Central Library

January 26th, 2016 | Friends Group News Posts

The Friends of the Minneapolis Central Library have released the January 2016 issue of The LINK. Pick up a copy in the Library, or click below to view it online! Minneapolis Central Library Friends January 2016 issue of The LINK!

Breaking News … IRA Rollover Update!

December 21st, 2015 | Press Releases

On December 18, the President signed into law legislation that extends the special IRA rollover incentive for gifts completed in 2015 and future years. By partnering with Friends of the Hennepin County Library, you can take advantage of the IRA Rollover. The IRA Rollover allows individuals aged 70½ and older to donate up to $100,000

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June 2015 Newsletter – Friends of the Plymouth Library

November 18th, 2015 | Friends Group News Posts

The Friends of the Plymouth Library have released the June 2015 issue of its newsletter. Pick up a copy in the Library, or check it out here! Click here to download a PDF of the Plymouth Library Friends June 2015 newsletter!

January 2015 Newsletter – Friends of the Plymouth Library

November 18th, 2015 | Friends Group News Posts

The Friends of the Plymouth Library have released the January 2015 issue of its newsletter. Pick up a copy in the Library, or check it out here! Click here to download a PDF of the Plymouth Library Friends January 2015 newsletter!

Give to the Max to Help Your Library Build a Thriving Community!

October 22nd, 2015 | Press Releases

Help the Library you love do MORE!  Give to the Max Day is the single biggest day of giving to the Library of the year.  Literally hundreds of Library fans from all corners of our county reach out and support Friends of HCL on this one special day. We hope you will join the party

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Talk of the Stacks with Bestselling Novelist B.A. Shapiro

October 15th, 2015 | Press Releases

Talk of the Stacks, a free author series exploring contemporary literature and culture, will host B.A. Shapiro, author of the award-winning New York Times bestseller The Art Forger, in a book release event for her newest novel, The Muralist. Illuminating the art world of the 1940s, Shapiro will discuss how she weaves together historical figures such

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Marlon James, Next Pen Pals Lecturer, Wins The Man Booker Prize

October 14th, 2015 | Press Releases

Friends of the Hennepin County Library (Friends of HCL) will welcome The Man Booker Prize-winner Marlon James to the Pen Pals stage on October 29 and 30. Announced October 13, the award is given to the best novel of the year written in English and published in the United Kingdom. Marlon James is the first Jamaican writer

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The LINK Newsletter Fall 2015 – Friends of the Minneapolis Central Library

October 12th, 2015 | Friends Group News Posts

The Friends of the Minneapolis Central Library have released the Fall 2015 issue of The LINK. Pick up a copy in the Library, or click below to view it online! Minneapolis Central Library Friends Fall 2015 issue of The LINK!

Talk of the Stacks with Arctic Voyage Leaders Cathy de Moll & Will Steger

October 12th, 2015 | Press Releases

Talk of the Stacks, a free author series exploring contemporary literature and culture, will host Cathy de Moll, executive director of the 1990 International Trans-Antarctica Expedition, in a riveting presentation about the historic journey, reading from her recently-released book, Think South: How We Got Six Men and Forty Dogs Across Antarctica. Tuesday, October 20 at 7pm.

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Pen Pals Season Kicks Off with Cherished Young Adult Novelist Judy Blume

September 10th, 2015 | Press Releases

Friends of the Hennepin County Library (Friends of HCL) will kick off its 19th season of the Pen Pals Author Lecture series with Judy Blume in conversation with Nancy Pearl. Held at the Hopkins Center for the Arts, Pen Pals events benefit Friends of HCL. Judy Blume will discuss her extraordinary life and her groundbreaking

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