Elementary Maker Monday

Elementary Maker Monday

Monday, October 5, 2020 - 9:00 AM

This week's activity celebrating Star Wars Reads Month is a cardboad space craft. Check back on or after October 5, to watch the how-to video.

Materials for this activity will be distributed in the Elementary Curbside Kits on October 2 & 3.

If y...

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Storytime Online

Storytime Online

Wednesday, October 7, 2020 (All day)

We are bringing storytime to you while we are closed!
Each Wednesday we will be sharing a new online storytime for you to enjoy. Each storytime will include a book reading, songs, and an activity you can do at home!

Find the storytimes here! htt...

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Fake News, Filters, & Falsehoods: Navigating Information Overload in the 21st Century

Fake News, Filters, & Falsehoods: Navigating Information Overload in the 21st Century

Saturday, October 10, 2020 - 1:00 PM

We live in an age of information overload. Despite increased public awareness, “fake news” continues to be a growing and evolving problem. Join Dan Chibnall, STEM Librarian at Drake University, as he shares strategies for navigating the rivers of ...

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Teen Maker Monday

Teen Maker Monday

Monday, October 12, 2020 - 9:00 AM

This week's craft is a bristle-bot. Check in on Monday, October 12 (or any day after) to watch a video about how to make this craft. Remember, you can be creative; your project does not have to look exactly like ours!

Supplies needed:

  • 1 head of a...

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Library Board Meeting

Library Board Meeting

Tuesday, October 13, 2020 - 6:30 PM

Monthly Waukee Public Library Board of Trustees meeting.

    Storytime Online

    Storytime Online

    Wednesday, October 14, 2020 (All day)

    We are bringing storytime to you while we are closed!
    Each Wednesday we will be sharing a new online storytime for you to enjoy. Each storytime will include a book reading, songs, and an activity you can do at home!

    Find the storytimes here! htt...

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    Cocktail Class with Foundry Distilling Co.

    Cocktail Class with Foundry Distilling Co.

    Friday, October 16, 2020 - 6:00 PM

    Learn how to make bar-worthy cocktails at home in this virtual class taught by the Foundry Distilling Company! The pros at Foundry will demonstrate how to make 3 cocktails and will also discuss their company and what makes their liquors different ...

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    Elementary Maker Monday

    Elementary Maker Monday

    Monday, October 19, 2020 - 9:00 AM

    This week's activity celebrating Star Wars Reads Month is a light saber circuit card. Check back on or after October 19, to watch the how-to video.

    Materials for this activity will be distributed in the Elementary Curbside Kits on October 2 & 3.

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    Virtual Books on Tap

    Virtual Books on Tap

    Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - 6:00 PM

    Just because the library is currently closed that doesn't mean our book club can't still carry on! Books on Tap will continue to "meet" online—just remember to BYOB. For updates and dicussion opportunities, join our "Books on Tap" Facebook group: ...

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    Storytime Online

    Storytime Online

    Wednesday, October 21, 2020 (All day)

    We are bringing storytime to you while we are closed!
    Each Wednesday we will be sharing a new online storytime for you to enjoy. Each storytime will include a book reading, songs, and an activity you can do at home!

    Find the storytimes here! htt...

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