Upcoming Events

Books on TapTue, May 17th - 6:00 PM
Virtual Job Club (Online)Wed, May 18th - 1:00 PM
WPLFF Book SaleSat, May 21st - 8:30 AM
Develop A Career Plan (Online)Mon, May 23rd - 1:00 PM

Meet the Youth Services Team

Keri - Youth Services Librarian
Miss Keri has a Master of Library and Information Science degree with an emphasis in early literacy. She has worked at the Waukee Public Library since 2013, and previously worked at the Carlisle Public Library (IA) and the Basalt Regional Library District (CO). Miss Keri enjoys planning and producing fun and sneakily educational programs for all ages of children and teens at the library, and loves helping young readers find new titles to enjoy.
Eliza - Children's Librarian
Miss Eliza has a Master of Library and Information Science degree with a focus on children’s literature. She has previously worked at the Amherst Public Library (MA), and in a variety of museums doing educational programming for kids. Miss Eliza loves Science Comics, kiddie yoga, and any opportunity to wear a costume.
Youth Programming Specialist
Interviews are currently underway for this position.
Photo of Betsy Betsy - Children’s Programming Outreach Specialist
Miss Betsy has a Master’s Degree in Social Work and has spent the last ten years working in schools with students and families in Iowa. Her passion for early education led her to the Waukee library where she enjoys visiting early education facilities around the community and encouraging young readers to explore all the library offers. In her free time, Miss Betsy enjoys reading and getting outside with her family, especially to hike or ride bikes.