Conversational English

Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 10:00 AM

Come practice your English under the guidance of a trained volunteer teacher from the Iowa International Center. English language learners of all levels are encouraged to join us for a fun, relaxed hour of English practice. No registration or prep...

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Afternoon Book Club: Beneath A Scarlet Sky

Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 2:30 PM

Meet at the library at 2:30 p.m. on the first Thursday of every month 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.

Stories & Stretches

Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 6:15 PM to 6:45 PM

Ready, set, stretch! Prepare for bedtime with fun stories and yoga inspired stretches for families. Children and their care-givers should arrive prepared to move in pajamas or other comfortable clothes. Please bring your own yoga mats or towels. N...

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Learn & Playgroup

Friday, February 7, 2020 - 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM

Are your littles tired of their usual toys? Are you a parent or care-giver trying to find other adults to talk to? If you answered yes, this event is for you! Learn & Play Group offers differently themed play activities each month for children age...

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Beginning Book Club

Friday, February 7, 2020 - 4:30 PM to 5:15 PM

A book club for beginning readers! This month we will read Extra Yarn and discuss kindness. There is no need to read the book in advance. Each book discussion includes a themed activity and snack. For students in Kindergarden-2nd grade. Parents ar...

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DIY Storytime

Saturday, February 8, 2020 (All day)

Every Saturday and Sundy during regular open hours. Families are encouraged to drop-in anytime to read some special stories and complete an activity specially selected by our Youth Services Staff. No registration required.

Songs & Stories

Saturday, February 8, 2020 - 9:30 AM to 9:55 AM

Families with children ages 0-5 are invited to enjoy 20-25 minutes of interactive songs and stories with one of our youth services librarians. No registration required.

Brick Builders

Saturday, February 8, 2020 - 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

LEGO fans are welcome to join teen volunteers to play with the library’s Legos and complete optional engineering challenges. No registration required.

Decorate a Valentine Box

Saturday, February 8, 2020 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Students in K-5 are welcome to design their own boxes for upcoming Valentine’s Day parties. All boxes and decorating supplies are provided. Care-givers need to remain in the program room for this event. Registration is required and will open 3 w...

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Sensory Spaces

Saturday, February 8, 2020 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

The library will be open an extra hour to provide quiet browsing and inclusive programming for individuals of all ages with special sensory needs and their families or care-givers. The library will offer a dimmed calm room, computer availabilit...

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