Thursday, June 11, 2015

Dakota County Library Calendar Events for June 22-July 2

Monday, June 22
Family History on the Internet
Explore the world of Internet genealogy, discover some of the best free genealogy websites and learn to use Ancestry Library Edition free at the Library. Prerequisite: Basic Internet knowledge. Registration required.
6:00-8:00 pm

Tuesday, June 23
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 second selection will be Charlie Chaplin's Modern Times. Popcorn included.
12:30-2:30 pm

LinkedIn for Job Seekers
Learn how to set up a LinkedIn account, create a complete profile, and use LinkedIn for finding jobs. Prerequisite: Computer Basics class and/or ability to use the mouse. Presented by the Science Museum of Minnesota Computer Education Center.
6:00-8:00 pm

Wednesday, June 24
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 25
Books and Beyond: Discover an Author
Have fun with stories, activities & crafts related to a book author with ISD 192 ECFE. Ages 0-6.
10:00 am-12:00 pm

Get an introduction to Western bookbinding techniques and create a blank book that's perfect for writing or drawing. Presented by the Minnesota Center for Book Arts. Registration required. Ages: 10–16.
2:00-3:00 pm

Friday, June 26
Robotics - Meet Sphero
Sphero is a colorful ball with a tiny wireless robot inside. Meet Sphero robots and try your hand at racing them. Space is limited. Ages: 10-16.
2:00-4:00 pm

Tuesday, June 30
Dinosaurs Galore
Explore the fantasy and reality, fiction and nonfiction of dinosuars through interactive poetry, props and puppets with The Story Man from England.  Ages 2-8
10:30-11:00 am

Dungeons & Dragons
Join our dungeon master for two days of heroic Dungeons & Dragons game play through a world filled with magic and monsters.  Registration for both days required.  Ages 10-16.  Registration required for each child.  Please arrive at least 5 mniutes early.  Late arrivals can lose their registration spot.
1:00-4:00 pm

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

Dakota County Farmington Library
508 Third St
Farmington MN 55024

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