DIY Storytime

Sunday, September 23, 2018 (All day)

Families are encouraged to drop-in anytime to read some special stories and complete an activity specially selected by our Youth Services Staff.

Exploring the Wilderness

Sunday, September 23, 2018 - 2:00 PM

Did you know that Iowa is one of only 5 states that doesn't have any designated Wilderness areas?

Dallas County Conservation Board (DCCB) naturalist, Chris Adkins, will examine what wilderness is, why we need it, and how wilderness areas are desi...

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Books & Babies

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM

15 minutes of songs, rhymes and books, followed by playtime to build early literacy skills. For infants (0-17 mo.) and care-givers.

All storytime attendance is on a first-come first-served basis. Class size is limited for the safety of the child...

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Teen Advisory Board

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 3:30 PM to 4:00 PM

7-12th grade students on the Teen Advisory Board develop leadership skills and meet weekly to help plan teen programs, sign up for volunteer opportunities, plan fundraisers, and suggest teen books to be purchased by the library. Please email Keri ...

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Toddler Time

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM

Enjoy 20 minutes of short stories, songs and lots of movement, followed by playtime to build early literacy skills. Recommended for 18 mo.-3 year olds and their care-givers.

All storytime attendance is on a first-come first-served basis. Class si...

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Preschool Storytime

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 10:00 AM to 10:45 AM

Enjoy 30 minutes of stories, songs and rhymes, followed by a simple craft. For children who can sit for longer stories to develop school readiness, generally 3-5 years old, and their care-givers.

All storytime attendance is on a first-come first-...

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Books & Babies

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM

15 minutes of songs, rhymes and books, followed by playtime to build early literacy skills. For infants (0-17 mo.) and care-givers.

All storytime attendance is on a first-come first-served basis. Class size is limited for the safety of the ch...

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Toddler Time

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Enjoy 20 minutes of short stories, songs and lots of movement, followed by playtime to build early literacy skills. Recommended for 18 mo.-3 year olds and their care-givers.

All storytime attendance is on a first-come first-served basis. Class si...

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Preschool Storytime

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 1:30 PM to 2:15 PM

Enjoy 30 minutes of stories, songs and rhymes, followed by a simple craft. For children who can sit for longer stories to develop school readiness, generally 3-5 years old, and their care-givers.

All storytime attendance is on a first-come first-...

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Introduction to Genealogy

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 6:00 PM

Your family has a story to tell! Come and learn the basics to begin your journey of discovery for your ancestral history. Theresa Liewer, from the Iowa Genealogical Society, will give you a road map for researching your family's history, talk abo...

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