Upcoming Library Events

Every year, our library hosts thousands of free events. From poetry workshops to book clubs to genealogy workshops ... our library has an event for everyone!

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You are invited to a groundbreaking exhibit

From the private collection of Alan Page and Diane Sims Page, wander through an extraordinary collection of African American art and artifacts at Minneapolis Central Library's Cargill Gallery. 

Experience the exhibit on display through March 29 accompanied by TESTIFY Tuesdays, a series of weekly events which strive to help participants advocate for social change. 

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Portrait of Mary Ann Key

Join the Mary Ann Key Book Club

Mary Ann Key Book Club uses reading as a catalyst for conversation as we attempt to better understand past and current injustices – including systemic racism, other forms of discrimination, and bias that affects marginalized communities.

A collaboration of Hennepin County Library, columnist Myron Medcalf, the Star Tribune, and Friends of HCL

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Your library has more in store than you can imagine.
Thousands of events every year!