Photos of the Week: 1/31 – 2/4

by Jules Ameel

Matt Prekker, left, reads a book to his 2 year old girl Erin on Tuesday at the Southeast library in Dinkytown. Wade Huber scans returned books on Tuesday at the Southeast Library in Dinkytown. Huber has been employed by Hennepin County libraries since 1999. Photos By: Joe Michaud-Scorza Story By: Evelina Smirnitskaya Mpls to turn page on U area library Photos By: Kara Harms Ansam Elshaish raises an Egyptian flag during a protest in solidarity to current protests in the country’s capitol of Cairo, on Friday in front of Coffman Union. Citizens of Cairo are currently protesting calling for an end to the 30 year rule of President Hosni Mubarak. Story By: Emily Cutts Students gather outside Coffman to support Egypt Photo By: Anthony Kwan 90’s regular Robert Jorge pole dances on the stage Saturday night at Gay 90’s. Gay 90’s is one of the Premier Bars in Downtown Minneapolis. Story By: Marty Marosi Minneapolis gay bars 101 Photo By: Anthony Kwan St. Thomas junior Mallory Marcotte sits in front of a light box Tuesday at the O’Shaughnessy-Frey Library. Bright light therapy is an effective treatment for SAD. Story By: Raya Zimmerman Winter season more SAD for some than others Photo By: Simon Guerra Minnesota School of Rock musicians Tanner Hopkins, right and Eric Sass, left perform “Basket Case” by Green Day Saturday at Bogart’s Place in Apple Valley, Minn. Story By: Amanda Bankston Student group puts money where the mic is for area youth