Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Wednesday, November 30, 2022 - 10:00 AM

Enjoy 20-25 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. Each session in the same week is a repeat event; participants are aske...

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Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Wednesday, November 30, 2022 - 10:00 AM

Enjoy 25-30 minutes of stories, songs and rhymes, then stay to make a craft that goes along with the stories. Preschool storytime is recommended for children and their caregivers who are able to sit still for longer stories to develop school readi...

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Virtual Job Club (Online)

Virtual Job Club (Online)

Wednesday, November 30, 2022 - 1:00 PM

A different workshop every Wednesday at 1:00pm on a variety of work-based topics designed for any job seeker. Attend one week or attend them all! Check the IowaWORKS Calendar for this week's topic.

This free, virtual employment workshop held via...

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Bricks & Beads

Bricks & Beads

Wednesday, November 30, 2022 - 2:00 PM

Calling all crafty engineers! Register to drop in any time during this event to get creative with the library's Lego collection or to make a perler bead design. Lego creations may be put on temporary display in the library after the event, and per...

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Introvert Book Club

Introvert Book Club

Thursday, December 1, 2022 (All day)

Introverts, it’s time to unite! Separately. In your own homes.

If you’ve been wanting to join a book club but are not sure you’re up for the time commitment or the people-ing—this is the book club for you. Each month there’s a new book selectio...

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Elementary Maker Packs

Elementary Maker Packs

Thursday, December 1, 2022 (All day)

Enjoy a fun project for youth entering grades K-5. This month make your own snowstorm in a jar. Registration required.

Packs may be picked up during regular library hours between December 1-7.

Any packs that are unclaimed by the end of the desig...

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Teen Maker Packs

Teen Maker Packs

Thursday, December 1, 2022 (All day)

This month pick up a kit to make watercolor greeting cards. For youth in grades 6-12. Registration is required.

Packs may be picked up during regular library hours between December 1-7.

Any packs that are unclaimed by the end of the designated p...

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Afternoon Book Club

Afternoon Book Club

Thursday, December 1, 2022 - 2:30 PM

The Afternoon Book Club meets at 2:30 p.m. on the first Thursday of every month in the Coal Mine Meeting Room for a discussion of each month’s book. Copies of the discussion book may be picked up at the library’s front desk, while supplies last....

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On Exhibit: "Naturally Iowa"

On Exhibit: "Naturally Iowa"

Friday, December 2, 2022 (All day)

"Naturally Iowa" - Gary Hoard
December 2 - 30, 2022

Exhibition Description:

This exhibit is a collection of photographic images on metal of Iowa animals and plants in their natural environments. Also included are some Iowa landscapes that evo...

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