What We Do

Services and Programs

Requests for program funding comes from the Dakota County Library System

  • Founding Sponsor of Minnesota Mosaic cultural program series
  • Dakota County Library participation in El Dia de los Ninos/El Dia de los Libros, an annual family celebration of reading in the Hispanic community
  • Gift books as incentives for children participating in summer reading programs
  • Teen summer reading programs and activities
  • Incentive prizes for teen art programs and teen poetry writing programs
  • Incentive prizes for Winter Jackets adult reading programs
  • Book Group In A Bag collections for book discussion groups
  • Bi-Folkal multimedia kits for programs at senior centers and meetings of clubs and organizations
  • Serve as fiscal agent and partner for grants awarded to Dakota County Library
  • Participated in the Library’s Strategic Planning Process
  • Incentive prizes for adult and youth poetry and system short story contests, as well as adult reading program
  • Summer Art and Bookmark Contest
  • Dakota County Library Jail Outreach Program