Snacks & Facts: Thankfulness Frames

Snacks & Facts: Thankfulness Frames

Friday, October 7, 2022 - 11:00 AM

Snacks & Facts

No time to attend an evening or weekend program? Try our Lunch & Learn series! We’ll have a speaker every first Friday of month at the Waukee Community Center (675 Walnut St). Bring your brown bag lunch (if you want) and we’ll...

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Advanced Funeral Planning

Advanced Funeral Planning

Tuesday, October 11, 2022 - 6:00 PM

There is very little that can take away the pain of losing a loved one, but Advanced Planning can help ease the stress on family members before the need arises. It offers individuals and families a chance to make sound and informed decisions regar...

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Movie Matinee

Movie Matinee

Thursday, October 13, 2022 - 10:00 AM

Join us the second Thursday of every month to watch a movie on the library’s big screen.We will be showing everything from major blockbusters to classics. All movies are free with refreshments available. No registration is required.

Books on Tap

Books on Tap

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 - 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 at Mick...

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Adult Cupcake Decorating Class (Online)

Adult Cupcake Decorating Class (Online)

Thursday, October 20, 2022 - 6:00 PM

Learn to decorate cupcakes like a pro! In this online class, an expert from Creme Cupcake will demonstrate 4 Halloween themed cupcake designs. Those registered for this class will get to pick-up a Creme Cupcake Kit from the Library containing 4 un...

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Booby-Trapped: The History of the Bra (Online)

Booby-Trapped: The History of the Bra (Online)

Sunday, October 23, 2022 - 1:00 PM

Before the bra was invented, corsets lifted breasts to artificial heights—but they pushed from below instead of lifting from above. In 1913, using two pocket handkerchiefs and some pink ribbon, socialite Mary Phelps Jacob created the “backless bra...

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Morbid Curiosities: An Evening with Edgar Allan Poe

Morbid Curiosities: An Evening with Edgar Allan Poe

Tuesday, October 25, 2022 - 6:00 PM

Iowa storyteller Darrin Crow will bring Gothic horror master Edgar Allan Poe back to life in this first person performance. The master of Gothic horror comes from beyond the veil to talk with audiences about his life and share his best stories and...

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Come Write In: NaNoWriMo Drop-in Writing Sessions

Come Write In: NaNoWriMo Drop-in Writing Sessions

Tuesday, November 1, 2022 - 6:00 PM to 7:45 PM

What is NaNoWriMo? National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is a fun, fast-paced approach to creative writing for anyone who has ever thought about writing a novel. Starting November 1, participants work towards the goal of writing a 50,000-word n...

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Afternoon Book Club

Afternoon Book Club

Thursday, November 3, 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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Snacks & Facts: Growing Up Country & Memoir Writing

Snacks & Facts: Growing Up Country & Memoir Writing

Friday, November 4, 2022 - 11:00 AM

Snacks & Facts

No time to attend an evening or weekend program? Try our Lunch & Learn series! We’ll have a speaker every first Friday of month at the Waukee Community Center (675 Walnut St). Bring your brown bag lunch and we’ll provide the d...

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