Events & Classes

All library events are free and open to the public. Some events require registration - check the calendar listing for registration information.  

More information about events for kids, teens, and families is available on our Events for Kids & Teens page. 

New this year are our First Step STEM events. View a full listing of events on our event calendar. 
First Step STEM Events for Preschoolers are Coming Soon. Click for event listing

Event cancellations and changes sometimes happen -  check the 
calendarFacebook or Twitter pages, or call the library for any last minute program news. 

Weather Cancellations

If local schools close due to weather, morning children’s events that day are cancelled; call the host library for the status of afternoon or evening events. Information may also appear on our social media outlets and in the calendar.

Upcoming Library Events

  1. Volunteer Computer Aide

    The aide will be able to help you with questions about navigating the web, printing documents, email, formatting a resume, and more.

  2. Pajama Storytime at the Shakopee Library

    You're invited to our Pajama Storytimes on the fourth Thursday of the month!  Wear your jammies, bring your teddy bears, and enjoy great stories and fun activities.

    For children of all ages and a parent/guardian. No registration...

  3. Stories with Grand Readers

    Every Saturday we'll feature a special volunteer Grand Reader reading stories in our Children's Area from 10:30-11:30am - drop in any time for a story or two!

    All ages are welcome and registration is not required.

  4. All Scott County Libraries Closed

  5. Events By Library

The Legacy Fund

Some of our events are funded by the 
Minnesota Legacy Amendment Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

This fund helps provide literacy, Minnesota history, visual, performing and media arts, and cultural programs to libraries and other community institutions working with local arts and culture organizations, historical societies, and artists.

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