Elementary Early Out

Elementary Early Out

Wednesday, October 19, 2022 - 2:30 PM

Youth in grades K-5 are invited to bring their creativity and scientific minds to the library to explore spooky STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) hands-on activities. Adult caregivers are requested to stay in the program room ...

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Who Would Win Book Club

Who Would Win Book Club

Thursday, October 20, 2022 - 4:30 PM

Each month we will explore a title in this fun nonfiction series, followed by an extended learning activity. We will chart data, consult maps, make predictions, and use our imaginations to figure out which animal would come out on top! Participant...

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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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Stories In the Park

Stories In the Park

Friday, October 21, 2022 - 10:00 AM

Grown-ups with kiddos ages 0-5 years are invited to join us for around 25 minutes of songs and stories outside at Winfield Park, 114 Winfield Parkway, Waukee. No registration required.

Storytime At Home Activity Pack

Storytime At Home Activity Pack

Saturday, October 22, 2022 (All day)

These activity packs will contain a simple craft or activity for children ages 2-5 years old with adult supervision. There will be a new pack available on Saturday mornings each week on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last.

CultureALL Journeys

CultureALL Journeys

Saturday, October 22, 2022 - 10:00 AM

Take a family friendly global journey from the comfort of the library with a different CultureALL Ambassador, representing a different culture, each month September-November. This month we will be learning about the National Hispanic Heritage Mont...

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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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Babytime

Babytime

Monday, October 24, 2022 - 10:00 AM

For infants (0-17 mo.) and caregivers. 15-20 minutes of songs, rhymes and books, followed by playtime to build early literacy skills.

Registration is required once for the month and opens on September 12. ONE registration will get you signed-up f...

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Develop A Career Plan (Online)

Develop A Career Plan (Online)

Monday, October 24, 2022 - 1:00 PM

Build an effective career plan that increases your chance for job search success and uses the latest research on national, state, and local labor market information.

This free, virtual employment workshop held via Zoom is offered by IowaWORKS ...

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Teen Advisory Board

Teen Advisory Board

Monday, October 24, 2022 - 3:30 PM

Students in grades 7-12 are invited to participate on the library’s Teen Advisory Board (TAB). TAB meets weekly to help plan teen programs, sign up for library volunteer opportunities, build leadership skills and suggest teen books to be purchased...

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