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Posted on: May 31, 2022

Hardwood Creek Library featured events for June

Hardwood Creek Library will have featured events in June. 

The library is at 19955 Forest Road N. in Forest Lake. Call 651-275-7300 for more information. Note that all Washington County Library branches will be closed Monday, June 20, in observance of Juneteenth. 

Teen Take and Make: Mandala Designs, Monday, June 27: Mandala is a circular design representing the universe, the elements, and human connection. Start with the Mandala design provided in this kit, then add lines, dots, and color to create a design that is uniquely your own. Recommended for ages 12-18. This program is possible thanks to COMPAS and funding from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

Teen Social Activism Series: Reclaiming the LGBTQ+ Media Narrative, 2 to 5 p.m. Tuesday, June 28: Join Merit Thursday, an experimental animator, video artist, and textile artist, in a workshop to learn some of the history of Hollywood’s portrayal of LGBTQ+ people. Then collaborate with Merit to create a work that defies the stereotypical narratives. This program is funded with money from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Register in person, online at WashCoLib.org/Events, or call 651-275-7300. 

Papermaking with Paper Plains, 3 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 29: Learn about papermaking and make your own paper to take home. Paper Plains is an interactive experience in papermaking and native prairie planting. Register in person, online at WashCoLib.org/Events, or call 651-275-7300. This program is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. 

See the Washington County Library website for more information on events or to register.