Brick Builders

Saturday, April 13, 2019 - 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. Your Lego creation may end up on display in the library! No registration required.

Grown-Up Egg Hunt 8:30

Saturday, April 13, 2019 - 8:30 PM to 9:00 PM

Don't let kids have all the fun! Teens and adults are invited to bring a flashlight and go on an egg hunt at the library. Lucky egg hunters may win cash, chocolate, gift certificates to local businesses, and other great prizes. Cookies will be ser...

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Local History Series: Granger Homesteads

Sunday, April 14, 2019 - 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

Presented by Darcy Maulsby

The Granger homesteads, was a U.S. Resettlement Administration project in Granger, Iowa. Fifty coal mine families settled and raised their families there.

Come and learn about this important project in Iowa's history.

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Books on Tap: All The Missing Girls

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 6:00 PM

Meet at Mickey’s Irish Pub (50 S. E. Laurel Street) at 6:00 p.m. on the third Tuesday of every month.Come for food, drinks, and a discussion of each month’s book. Copies of the discussion book may be obtained at the library’s front desk or a...

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Storm Water Management

Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 2:00 PM

Come learn how to collect and utilize rain water at home! City of Waukee Stormwater Inspector Jenny Corkrean will teach you the basics and benefits of rainwater harvesting and the effects storm water has on the environment. Participants will learn...

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Local History Series: 1895 Adel Bank Robbery

Sunday, May 5, 2019 - 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

Presented by Rod Stanley

A robbery of the Adel State Bank took place March 6,1895, and was one of the most violent events in Dallas County history. The robbery left one man dead and six others wounded.

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Local History Series: Lake Robbins Ballroom and the Vanishing Ballrooms of Iowa

Sunday, September 8, 2019 - 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

Presented by Darcy Maulsby

There was a time when THE hottest place to be was at one of Iowa’s ballrooms, which could be found across the state in cities, small towns and even in the country. While most of these iconic places are gone, Lake Robbi...

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Local History Series: Our Historic Downtown

Sunday, October 6, 2019 - 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

Various Presenters
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In partnership with the Waukee Area Historical Society and sponsored by Heartland Co-op, the Waukee Public Library is proud to present this Local Series History Series program.

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Local History Series: Our Local War Heroes

Sunday, November 3, 2019 - 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

Presented by Rod Stanley
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In partnership with the Waukee Area Historical Society and sponsored by Heartland Co-op, the Waukee Public Library is proud to present this Local Series History Series program.

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