Hardwood Creek Library
19955 Forest Rd N
Forest Lake, MN 55025
|Monday||9:30 AM – 8:00 PM|
|Tuesday||9:30 AM – 8:00 PM|
|Wednesday||9:30 AM – 8:00 PM|
|Thursday||9:30 AM – 8:00 PM|
|Friday||9:30 AM – 5:00 PM|
|Saturday||9:30 AM – 5:00 PM|
|Sunday||1:00 PM – 5:00 PM|
Your Washington County library card unlocks a world of wonder, play, and knowledge. Our librarians are ready to help you explore! This is your space to inspire curiosity, champion innovation, and spark opportunity.
At storytimes throughout the county, librarians are promoting the five early literacy practices. Attend storytimes at Hardwood Creek Library for ideas on how you can help your child get ready to read.
- Baby Storytime
for children up to 24 months
- Toddler Storytime
for children 2 and 3 years old
- Super Storytime
for children preschool through kindergarten age. Includes stories and a craft
- Family Storytime
for children of all ages and their families
See this month's storytimes on our events calendar.
We have four ongoing book clubs at Hardwood Creek. We also offer Instant Book Club Kits so you can have a book club anytime and anywhere you like. Browse our list of Instant Book Club Kit titles and our in-library book clubs below. You can also find more book club reads on our list of book club suggestions, updated monthly.
- Middle School Book Club
The Middle School Book Club is for grades 5-8 and meets the third Monday of every month at 5:00 pm.
- Minnesota Book Club
The Minnesota Book Club meets at Hardwood Creek Library on the fourth Wednesday of each month at 1:30 p.m. The club focuses on books written by Minnesota authors or on books set in Minnesota.
- Third Tuesday Book Club
Meets the third Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at Hardwood Creek Library.
- Third Thursday Book Club
Meets the third Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at Hardwood Creek Library.
For more information visit our Book Clubs page.