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 Aug. 21, 9:30 am. Saturdays through Aug. 24, 9:30 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 Aug. 21, 10:30 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.
Scholarship Application Meeting: Fridays through Aug. 16, 1-2:30 pm. Learn what scholarships and other financial aid is available. Laptops, books, and handouts will be available for college-bound people to research and apply for scholarships. Drop-in event so you can work in a quiet environment at your own pace. No meeting on Aug. 2.
Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Club: Saturday, Aug. 17, 12:30-1:30 pm. Join their 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 17 years or older welcome. Sponsor: Friends of the St. Anthony Library. Aug. 17: “The Black God’s Drums,” by P.Djèlí Clark.
Lego Lab: Tuesday, Aug. 20, 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.
Crafternoon: Wednesday, Aug. 28, 3:30-4:30 pm. Enjoy an afternoon of creativity. Explore the supplies they provide, or bring a project of your own. Books will be available to get ideas or just let your creativity flow and share in the joy of making cool things. Recycled paper, coloring materials, and stickers will be available. Drop in or stay the entire time. Sponsor: Friends of the St. Anthony Library. Aug. 28: Recycle Crafts. See if you can turn trash into treasure.
Mobile Mending: Saturday, Aug. 31, 11:30 am-1:30 pm. Bring your clean jeans, shirts and jackets that need mending and repair. Get buttons added, patches added, hems adjusted, and items shortened at no cost. Services will be provided by Mobile Menders, a volunteer group that provides free clothing repair to those in need. Collaborator: Mobile Menders.