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Everything You Want to Know About Give the Max Day 2014

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.

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Talk of the Stacks presents Dana Cowin

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.

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Chris Farrell to Present at Insights

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

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Friends of the Wayzata Library August 2014 Newsletter

September 15th, 2014 | Friends Group News Posts, Uncategorized

The Friends of the Wayzata Library has released the August 2014 newsletter. Pick up a copy in the Library, or check it out here! Click here to download a PDF of the Wayzata Friends August 2014 newsletter!

Announcing Bookmatch, a new literary love connection

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.

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August 2014 Newsletter – Friends of the Plymouth Library

August 27th, 2014 | Friends Group News Posts

The Friends of the Plymouth Library have released the August 2014 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 August 2014 newsletter!

The LINK Newsletter August 2014 – Friends of the Minneapolis Central Library

August 27th, 2014 | Friends Group News Posts

The Friends of the Minneapolis Central Library have released the August 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 August 2014 issue of The LINK!

Friends of HCL to Hold Store-wide Bag Sale

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!

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Friends Groups Host Book Sales to Raise Funds for their Local Libraries

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

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INSIGHTS: a new business author series

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

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