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Dakota County Library Calendar Events for June 1- June 13

Monday, June 1
Blue Thumb Gardening
Get an introduction to creating beautiful gardens that keep our water clean and see inspirational and affordable garden designs. Presented by the Dakota County Soil and Water Conservation District. Registration required. Call 651-480-7777 or register online at www.dakotaswcd.org/bluethumb.html.
6:00-8:00 pm

Tuesday, June 2
Farmington Afternoon Book Group
Held the first Tuesday of each month. Please refer to http://tinyurl.com/n7s7n35 for this month's book selection.
12:30-1:30 pm

Friends Ice Cream Social
Join us to celebrate the end of another school year with a fun ice cream social. Sponsored by the Friends of the Farmington Library.
6:30-7:30 pm

Wednesday, June 3
Learn to Knit
Enjoy an easy review of basic knitting, from casting on to cables. Get help with unfinished or well-intended ventures that have you stuck. Basic supplies provided for new knitters.
1:30-2:30 pm

Thursday, June 4
Books and Beyond: Discover an Author
Have fun with stories, activities & crafts related to a book author with ISD 192 ECFE. Ages 0-6.
10:30-11:30 am

Monday, June 8
Friends Book Sale - Preview
Monday evening preview sale is for Friends Members only. Memberships available at the door.
5:30-8:30 pm

Teen-led Book Group
Join members of the Teen Advisory Group for a teen-led discussion of books and reading. Ages: 12-18.
6:00-7:00 pm

Teen Advisory Group
Get involved. Recommend books and music, help plan Library programs and participate in community events and service projects. Ages: 12–18.
7:00-8:00 pm

Tuesday, June 9
Friends Book Sale
10:00 am - 8:00 pm

Classic Movies
Watch an award-winning, classic movie from each decade beginning with a 1920's silent film and ending with a 1970's hipster. The first selection will be Fritz Lang's Metropolis. Popcorn included. Location: Rambling River Center, 325 Oak St. Farmington
12:30-2:30 pm

Wednesday, June 10
Clay Turtles
Sculpt cool turtles using your imagination to roll, shape and add texture to clay. Presented by Abrakadoodle. Registration required. Ages: 5–12.
10:30-11:30 am

Learn to Knit
Enjoy an easy review of basic knitting, from casting on to cables. Get help with unfinished or well-intended ventures that have you stuck. Basic supplies provided for new knitters.
1:30-2:30 pm

Thursday, June 11
Books and Beyond: Discover an Author
Have fun with stories, activities & crafts related to a book author with ISD 192 ECFE. Ages 0-6.
10:30-11:30 am

The Friends of the Farmington Library are now collecting gently used, recently published books for their first book sale. Donations can be dropped off at the library during normal business hours. The book sale will be held June 9th, 10:00 am - 8:00 pm. Members Only preview night is Monday, June 8, 5:30 - 8:30 pm

The Farmington Library is located at 508 Third St. in downtown Farmington. For more information, visit www.dakotacounty.us/library. Summer Hours begin on May 23: Monday, Tuesday, 10:00 am - 8:30 pm; Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 10:00 am - 5:30 pm; Saturday, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm.

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