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Waconia Writers Group

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Waconia Library
Fireplace Area
Held in the fireplace area of the Waconia Library (217 S. Vine St.).  Meet aspiring writers for advice and support.  Most meetings are the first Saturday of the month. More information at https://waconiawriters.wordpress.com.
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CLOSED- Labor Day

All Day

Non-fiction Book Club - Victoria Library

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Victoria Library
1670 Stieger Lake Lane, Victoria, MN 55386
Meets the first Tuesday of every month. Call the Victoria Library at 952-442-3050 for more information. 


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Learn to Play Bridge

6:30 PM - 7:45 PM
Chaska Library
3 City Hall Plaza, Chaska, MN 55318
A series of classes designed to provide basic instruction in the card game bridge.   You must register for the entire series of classes (September 7, 14, 21, and 28).
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Mail Fraud, Postal Scams, and Identity Theft

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Chanhassen Library
7711 Kerber Blvd., Chanhassen, MN 55317
Jeff Long, Postal Inspector, will provide information on things that show up in your mail box (and e-mail inbox) that should cause you concern.  Inspector Long will talk about how to identify and prevent yourself form becoming a victim of mail fraud to include lottery and sweepstakes fraud, as well as identity theft schemes.
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Friends of the Chaska Library meeting - Chaska Library

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Chaska Library
Join the Friends of the Chaska Library and learn how you can help make the Chaska Library the best it can be! November meeting 1st Saturday November 4th.  Library closed November 11th for Veterans Day.  No Friends meeting in December.
Chaska Library 3 City Hal Plaza 952-448-3886
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Chaska Mystery Book Club

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Chaska Library

For questions about the book club contact the Chaska Library.  November meeting is on the 1st Saturday.  Library closed on November 11th for Veterans Day.                                                                                                     Chaska Library 3 City Hall Plaza, 952-448-3886.

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Tails for Reading - Chaska Library

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Chaska Library
Children's Area
Preschool and elementary school age children are welcome to read books aloud to specially trained therapy dogs to encourage confidence in reading. Presented by North Star Therapy Animals.  Children read for a 15 minute session on a first come, first served basis.
No program on Nov. 11th library closed for Veterans Day
Chaska Library 3 City Hall Plaza 952-448-3886
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Family Storytime Victoria Library

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Victoria Library
Children's Area
 For all ages, with a focus on children age 2 and up. Children, parents and their caregivers are invited to come and share 30 minutes of stories, music and movement that encourage the development of early literacy skills. No registration required.
Victoria Library 1670 Stieger Lake Ln.
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Toddler Storytime Chanhassen Library

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Chanhassen Library
 Toddlers and their caregivers are welcome to join us for 20 minutes of action-packed fun with stories, rhymes, fingerplays, and musical movement for this busy age group. Come shake your sillies out with us! Recommended for ages 18-36 months. No registration required.
Chanhassen Library 7711 Kerber Blvd.
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Tails for Reading - Norwood Young America Library

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Norwood Young America Library
 Preschool and elementary school age children are welcome to read books aloud to specially trained therapy dogs to encourage confidence in reading. Presented by North Star Therapy Animals.  Children read for a 15-minute session on a first come, first served basis.
Norwood Young America Library 314 Elm St.
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Family Storytime Chaska Library

6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Chaska Library
Children's Area
For all ages, with a focus on children age 2 and up. Children, parents and caregivers are invited to come and share 30 minutes of stories, music and movement that encourages the development of early literacy skills. No registration required.
Chaska Library, 3 City Hall Plaza
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Stories Sing! with the Minnesota Opera - Watertown Library

6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Watertown Library
Children's Area
Stories Sing! with the Minnesota Opera
Funded by Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund
For all ages with a focus on children age 3 and up.
A professional opera singer gives a new perspective on reading by using tools from the stage to inspire and help children engage with books.  Children will make a craft and use them to perform pieces taught in the story. 
No registration required.
Watertown Library, 309 Lewis Ave.
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Teen Advisory Board Chanhassen Library

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Chanhassen Library
Sinclair Lewis Meeting Room

For ages 13-18 no registration required.

Join other teens that have an interest in library programs and more!  We meet monthly to help plan programs, activities and volunteer as Teen Advisors.  We also enjoy some snacks and discussion about books and more.                    Chanhassen Library 7711 Kerber Blvd.

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Family Storytime- Chanhassen Library

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Chanhassen Library
 For all ages, with a focus on children age 2 and up. Children, parents and caregivers are invited to come and share 30 minutes of stories, music and movement that encourages the development of early literacy skills. No registration required.
Chanhassen Library 7711 Kerber Blvd.
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Family Storytime Chaska Library

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Chaska Library
Children's Area
For all ages, with a focus on children age 2 and up. Children, parents and caregivers are invited to come and share 30 minutes of stories, music and movement that encourages the development of early literacy skills. No registration required.
Chaska Library, 3 City Hall Plaza
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Toddler Storytime Waconia Library

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Waconia Library
Children's Area
For children ages 2 and 3.Toddlers and their caregivers are welcome to join us for 20 minutes of action-packed fun with stories, rhymes, fingerplays, and musical movement for this busy age group. Come shake your sillies out with us! No registration required. Waconia Library 217 S. Vine
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Stories Sing! with the Minnesota Opera - Norwood Young America Library

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Norwood Young America Library
Stories Sing! with the Minnesota Opera
Funded by Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund
For all ages with a focus on children age 3 and up.
A professional opera singer gives a new perspective on reading by using tools from the stage to inspire and help children engage with books.  Children will make a craft and use them to perform pieces taught in the story. 
No registration required.
Norwood Young America Library, 314 Elm St
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Art Your Way Norwood Young America Library

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Norwood Young America Library
Art Your Way
Ages 13-18
No registration required.
Informal and unstructured time to allow your creativity to flow freely.  Try out different media using professional quality art materials supplied by the library.
Norwood Young America Library, 314 Elm St. W.
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Carver County Library Board Meeting

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Waconia Library
City Hall

The Carver County Library Board holds meetings typically on the second Tuesday of the month, starting at 4:30 p.m. at locations around the County. The public is welcome to attend.   See our website for more details and meeting agendas and minutes.  2017 meeting locations are below.

  • September 12: Waconia Library, Oak Room in Waconia City Hall
  • October 10: City of Cologne, City Hall Conference Room
  • November 14:  Chanhassen Longfellow Conference Room          
  • December 12:  Chaska Council Chambers
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Happy Hour Book Club at J. Carver Distillery

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Off Site
Get in on the ground floor by attending the first ever meeting of the Happy Hour Book Club! The title is Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty. Check the book out beforehand with your library card at the Waconia Library (we'll have it ready by August!) or read it on your own. Meet at the distillery (1320 Mill Lane, Waconia, MN) for a happy hour cocktail class featuring a themed cocktail with a lively book discussion to follow. There is no charge for this organizational meeting which will decide the scope of future J. Carver Happy Hour Book Club meetings.   Registration required: send an email to rsvplease@embarqmail.com 
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Family Storytime- Chanhassen Library

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Chanhassen Library
 For all ages, with a focus on children age 2 and up. Children, parents and caregivers are invited to come and share 30 minutes of stories, music and movement that encourages the development of early literacy skills. No registration required.
Chanhassen Library 7711 Kerber Blvd.
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Stories Sing! with the Minnesota Opera - Waconia Library

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Waconia Library
Children's Area
Stories Sing! with the Minnesota Opera
Funded by Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund
For all ages with a focus on children age 3 and up.
A professional opera singer gives a new perspective on reading by using tools from the stage to inspire and help children engage with books.  Children will make a craft and use them to perform pieces taught in the story. 
No registration required.
Waconia Library, 217 S. Vine St.
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Toddler Storytime Chaska Library

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Chaska Library
Children's Area
 Toddlers and their caregivers are welcome to join us for 20 minutes of action-packed fun with stories, rhymes, fingerplays, and musical movement for this busy age group. Come shake your sillies out with us! Recommended for ages 18-36 months. No registration required.
Chaska Library 3 City Hall Plaza
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Toddler Storytime Victoria Library

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Victoria Library
Children's Area
Toddlers and their caregivers are welcome to join us for 20 minutes of action-packed fun with stories, rhymes, fingerplays, and musical movement for this busy age group. Come shake your sillies out with us! Recommended for ages 18-36 months. No registration required.
Victoria Library 1670 Stieger Lake Ln.
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