St. Anthony Library Events
Saint Anthony Library, 2941 Pentagon Dr. NE. Info: 612-543-6075, hclib.org/stanthony. Librarian: Ehsan Alam.
Baby Storytime: Wednesdays through Feb. 27, 9:30-10 am, and Saturdays, Jan. 19-Feb. 23, 9:30-10 am. For children from birth to 24 months and their caregivers. Talk, sing, read, write and play together in a format especially designed for babies. Share books, stories, rhymes, music and movement.
Family Storytime: Wednesdays through Feb. 27, 10:30-11:00 am. For children of all ages and their caregivers. Talk, sing, read, write and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Share books, stories, rhymes, music and movement.
Stemlab: Sight: Saturday, Jan. 26, 11 am-3 pm. Explore how the human eye works. See a real model of the eye. Discover all the ways your eye can be tricked, and draw your own optical illusion. Drop-in event, come in any time and stay as long or as little as you like. Sponsored by Friends of the St. Anthony Library.
Learn Together, Story Yoga: Saturday, Feb. 9, 10:30-11:15 am. Registration online required. 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 St. Anthony Library. Collaborator: Learning Tree Yoga.
Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Club: Saturday, Feb. 16, 12:30-1:30 pm. Join our discussion of new and interesting sci-fi and fantasy titles. Bring along your recommendations for future meetings. Lending copies may be picked up at the information desk prior to meeting. Teens 16 years or older welcome. Sponsor: Friends of the St. Anthony Library. Feb. 16: “A Big Ship at the Edge of the Universe,” by Alex White.
Legolab: Tuesday, Feb. 19, 4:30-6:30 pm. Calling all future engineers and architects. They’ve got the bricks, but they need you to bring your imagination. No experience necessary. Sponsor: Friends of the St. Anthony Library.
Author Talk: Steve Atkinson: Monday, Feb. 25, 6:30-7:45 pm. Atkinson, author of “In Liberating Strife: A Memoir of the Vietnam Years: Volume 1, the Track of a Storm and Volume 2, In Country,” will describe his motivation for writing the volumes, and his approach to memoir and use of sources. He will describe the contents and do a brief reading, followed by Q&A and discussion.
Upcycle Crafternoon: Tuesday, Feb. 26, 4-6 pm. Help yourself to crafting supplies, or bring your own project. Recycle old materials and create something beautiful. Books will be available to get ideas or just let your creativity flow and share in the joy of making cool things. Drop in or stay the entire time. Materials provided. Sponsor: Friends of the St. Anthony Library.