Posted on: February 17, 2017

Tai Chi at Oakdale Library Wednesdays in March

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Join us from 12:30 to 1:15 p.m. on Wednesdays, March 1, 8, 15, 22, at Oakdale Library to practice Tai Chi Chih. All levels of experience and skill are welcome. Tai Chi Chih is a series of simple, slow, repetitive movements that will help you focus on body...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

AdultTEEN: Life Skills 101 at Hardwood Creek March 25

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Teens, join us from 10 to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 25, at Hardwood Creek Library for Life Skills 101 with a human resources professional. You will have the opportunity to polish your job application and interview skills, just in time to start applyin...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

STEM Saturdays at Oakdale Library: “Marble Track Maniacs” March 25

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Join us from 10:30 a.m. to noon on Saturday, March 25, at Oakdale Library to test your engineering skills in this fun three-dimensional sculpture class brought to you by Artistry! We will use various sculpting and engineering techniques to create marble r...

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Posted on: March 21, 2017

Block Party at Hardwood Creek Library April 1

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Join us from 1:30 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 1, at Hardwood Creek Library for a LEGO block party. Bring your imagination to the library & engineer your dreams! This is an all ages event, no registration required. LEGOs for children 5+, & blocks ...

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Posted on: March 21, 2017

STEM Saturdays at Park Grove: The Three Little Pigs in Real Life at Park Grove Library April 1

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Join us from 1 to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 1, at Park Grove Library to build a house that can withstand the big bad wolf. Experiment hands-on with various materials to see if you have what it takes to build a solid structure. We'll recap the original tal...

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Posted on: March 21, 2017

Adult English Learner Book Club at Park Grove Library April 3

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Join us from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Monday, April 3, at Park Grove Library for our new English Learner Book Club for adults learning English as a second language. Join others in our community for a book reading, discussion, and activities that will help imp...

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Posted on: March 21, 2017

R.H. Stafford Library Book Sale at R.H. Stafford Library April 7 and 8

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Join us from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday & Saturday, April 7 & 8, for the R.H. Stafford Library book sale. Stock up on books, movies, and music; come early for the best selection or late for great deals. We'll close out the sale on Satu...

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Posted on: March 21, 2017

Tech Time at Park Grove Library April 10

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Join us from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Monday, April 10, at Park Grove Library to learn about Ebooks Minnesota: Read Local! Adults of all ages interested in learning more about technology are invited to join Park Grove Librarians at Tech Time! Books from Minne...

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Posted on: March 21, 2017

Teen Advisory Board at R.H. Stafford April 10

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Teens, join us from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Monday, April 10, at R.H. Stafford Library to brainstorm ideas for teen programs, events, and services at the library. Got an idea for a library program? Want a say in what’s going on in the library for teens? Join...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

STEM Saturdays at Oakdale Library: Candy Science with 4-H April 15

Join Washington County 4-H from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 15, at Oakdale Library to use candy to conduct fun and exciting science experiments! Explore STEM through hands-on activities and creative projects! Each month the library will have an...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

STEM Saturdays at Valley Library April 15

Join us from 11 a.m. to noon on Saturday, April 15, at Valley Library to explore STEM through hands-on activities and creative projects! Each month the library will have an activity focused on science, technology, engineering, and/or math. Registration no...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Game On! A Game Night for Adults at Oakdale Library April 20

Join us from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 20, at Oakdale Library to play table top games with fellow game enthusiasts! The library will provide games ranging from Uno and Connect Four to Splendor and Carcassonne, or you can bring your own to share.

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Let’s Make Stuff at Park Grove Library April 20

Join us from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 20, at Park Grove Library to try your hand at Mandala painting! Create a beautiful dotted design on canvas to take home with you. Warning: this type of painting may be addicting! Let's Make Stuff ...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Scanning for Keeps Photo Event at Wildwood Library April 22

Join us from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 22, at Wildwood Library to scan your important photos and family memorabilia on a high-resolution scanner. A photo light tent will be set up and you will be able to bring home copies of your scans on a fre...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

STEM Saturdays at Hardwood Creek Library: Wonderful Watersheds with 4-H April 22

Join Washington County 4-H from 10 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 22, at Hardwood Creek Library to celebrate Earth Day by learning all about watersheds. What is a watershed? Where are watersheds? Who lives in watersheds? How do we protect watersheds? Progr...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Paper Crafting at Hardwood Creek Library April 26

Teens, join us from 3 to 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 26, at Hardwood Creek Library to make fun stuff with paper! We'll have multiple projects using different kinds of paper. It'll be a fun and relaxing way to unwind.

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Introduction to HTML: Teen & Adult Coding at Park Grove Library April 26

Join us from 4 to 5:15 p.m. on Wednesday, April 26, at Park Grove Library for an introductory class on HTML coding. Take some time this spring to learn to code HTML, a language that you can use to build web pages. This introduction will teach you the basi...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Rights and Responsibilities of Unmarried Fathers at Wildwood Library April 26

Join the Washington County Law Library from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 26, at Wildwood Library to participate in a presentation for single fathers entitled "Father’s Rights for Unmarried Fathers.” Every child has a biol...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Music of the West African Kora at Oakdale Library April 27

Join Sean Gaskell from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 27, at Oakdale Library for a performance and educational demonstration on the kora, an ancient 21-stringed harp from West Africa. Sean's performance will feature traditional songs that a...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Minnesota’s Gangster Past: Land of 10,000 Crimes at R.H. Stafford April 27

Join us from 6 to 7:15 p.m. on Thursday, April 27, at R.H. Stafford Library to learn about Minnesota's gangster past. Minnesota - land of 10,000 crimes! Put on your zoot suit and follow in the footsteps of America's most infamous gangste...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

STEM Saturdays at Hardwood Creek Library: One Celled Wonders April 29

Join Dr. Mark Edlund, senior scientist at the Science Museum of Minnesota's St. Croix Watershed Research Station, from 2 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 29, at Hardwood Creek Library to learn about tiny one-celled life forms called diatoms. Diatoms ...

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