Northeast Library events and activities
Northeast Library, 2200 Central Ave. NE, in the Northeast Minneapolis Arts District, offers the following free upcoming events and activities. Info: 612-543-6775. Register: hclib.org/northeast.
City of Minneapolis Small Business Consultations: A representative from the City of Minneapolis will meet with Minneapolis-based business owners to answer your permitting, financing and licensing questions, and give advice about business plans and mentoring. No appointment necessary. Partner: City of Minneapolis City Coordinator’s Office. Monthly, every first Tuesday, 3-5 pm.
Job Search Assistance: Are you seeking new employment or re-entering the workforce? Do you need help looking for a job, filling out applications or writing your résumé? Stop in for free assistance with a job search representative. Monthly, every first and third Wednesday, 12:15-2:15 pm.
Chess Club: Have fun learning the basics of chess, improving your game, mastering strategies and meeting other chess fans. Suitable for ages 6 and older. Walk-ins welcome. Sponsor: Friends of the Northeast Library. Wednesdays, 4:30-6:30 pm.
K-12 Homework Help: Free in-person tutoring for K-12 students. No advance sign-up needed. Info: hclib.org/homework. Sponsor: Friends of Hennepin County Library. Wednesdays and Thursdays, 3:30-7:30 pm.
English Conversation Circle: Non-native English speakers: Practice your English and make new friends in an informal, volunteer-led setting, and learn about the library, too. Every Thursday, 5-6:30 pm.
Work of Art: Social Media Basics for Artists: Using Facebook and Twitter examples, learn core functionality, best practices and exercises to help you build an online strategy for your artistic business. Collaborator: Springboard for the Arts. Funded by Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Register online or call 612-543-KNOW (5669). Friday, March 22, 1-3:30 pm.
Learn Together: Story Yoga: Ages 2-6 and a favorite adult. Experience yoga through stories and songs, and discover new ways to move and play together. Sponsor: Friends of the Northeast Library. Collaborator: Learning Tree Yoga. Register online or call 612-543-KNOW (5669). Saturday, March 23, 10:30-11:15 am.
Baby Storytime: For children from birth to 24 months and their parent or caregiver. Talk, sing, read, write and play together in a format especially designed for babies. Share books, stories, rhymes, music and movement. Tuesdays, starting March 26 at 9:30 am.
Family Storytime: For children of all ages and their parent or caregiver. Talk, sing, read, write and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Share books, stories, rhymes, music and movement. Tuesdays, starting March 26 at 10:30 am.