Sun Post calendar for Jan. 17-24

Thursday, Jan. 17

Community

HIRED Job Counseling – Dislocated Worker Program, 1-3 p.m., Brookdale Library, 6125 Shingle Creek Parkway in Brooklyn Center. This drop-in career assessment and counseling service is for everyone who needs help restarting their career.

Brooklyn Center Charter Commission meeting, 6:30-10 p.m., Brooklyn Center City Hall, 6301 Shingle Creek Parkway in Brooklyn Center.

Friday, Jan. 18

Community

After School is Cool: Fun Fridays, 3-5 p.m. at Brooklyn Park Library, 8600 Zane Ave. N. Kids in kindergarten through sixth grade can drop in for activities such as board games, art projects, movies, stories and more.

Info: 612-543-6225.

T.G.I.F. Family Night Fun Float, 5-8 p.m., Brooklyn Center Community Center, 6301 Shingle Creek Parkway. Community Center admission prices apply to the event. Info: 763-569-3400.

Saturday, Jan. 19

Community

“I Have a Dream,” 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Brookdale Library, 6125 Shingle Creek Parkway, Brooklyn Center. Martin Luther King Jr.’s speech will be shown every hour in the StarDome room.

Act Out for Adults: History of Theater, 2-3:30 p.m. at Brooklyn Park Library. Taught by Guthrie Theater teaching artists. Explore some of the major theater movements in a fun, interactive way. Registration required.

Info: hclib or 612-543-6225.

Sunday, Jan. 20

Community

“I Have a Dream,” 1-4 p.m. at Brookdale Library, 6125 Shingle Creek Parkway, Brooklyn Center. Martin Luther King Jr.’s speech will be shown every hour in the StarDome room.

Free Family Fun: Furs and Footprints, 1-3 p.m. at Kroening Interpretive Center in North Mississippi Regional Park, 5114 North Mississippi Drive, Minneapolis. Identify animals by furs and tracks and see if you can follow the tracks. This program is free and open to all ages.

Info: threeriversparkdistrict.org

Monday, Jan. 21

Community

City Offices closed for Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.

Martin Luther King Jr. Ice Skate Event, noon to 2 p.m. at Brooklyn Park Community Activity Center, 5600 85th Ave. N. Admission: $2.

Celebrating the Many Faces of Brooklyn Park, 3-9 p.m. at the Zanewood Rec Center, 7100 Zane Ave. N., Brooklyn Park. Admission is free and open to the public.

Martin Luther King Jr. Talent Showcase, 6-9 p.m. at the Zanewood Rec Center, 7100 Zane Ave. N., Brooklyn Park. Admission is free and open to the public.

Tuesday, Jan. 22

Community

Homework Hub, 3:30-7:30 p.m. at the Brookdale Library, 6125 Shingle Creek Parkway, Brooklyn Center. Tutors are available for K-12 students. Registration is not required.

Brooklyn Park City Council Meeting, 7 p.m. at Brookln Park City Hall, 5200 85th Ave. N.

Education

District 281 School Board listening session and meeting, 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. at the Education Service Center, 4148 Winnetka Ave. N., New Hope.

Osseo School Board meeting, 8 p.m. at the Educational Services Center, 11200 93rd Ave. N., Maple Grove.

Brooklyn Junior High arena conferences, 3:15-8:15 p.m. at Brooklyn Junior High, 7377 Noble Ave. N., Brooklyn Park.

Maple Grove Junior High arena conferences, 3:15-8:15 p.m. at Maple Grove Junior High, 7000 Hemlock Lane.

Wednesday, Jan. 23

Community

Homework Hub, 3:30-7:30 p.m. at the Brookdale Library, 6125 Shingle Creek Parkway, Brooklyn Center. Tutors are available for K-12 students. Registration is not required.

Family storytime, 10:30 a.m. at the Brookdale Library, 6125 Shingle Creek Parkway in Brooklyn Center. Info hclib.org or 612-543-5600.

Winter dance concert, 7 p.m., Brooklyn Center High School, 6500 Humboldt Ave. N., Brooklyn Center

Thursday, Jan. 24

Community

Daytime fitness open house, 9 a.m. to noon at the Brooklyn Park Community Activity Center, 5600 85th Ave. N.

Education

Brooklyn Junior High classroom conferences, 3:15-7:45 p.m. at Brooklyn Junior High, 7377 Noble Ave. N., Brooklyn Park.

Maple Grove Junior High classroom conferences, 3:15-7:45 p.m. at Maple Grove Junior High, 7000 Hemlock Lane.

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