Upcoming Events

Sep 19 2021 (All day)
The Waukee Public Library is excited to offer our Dial-A-Story service! Simply call the Dial-a-Story phone line (515-981-7800) any time to hear a selection of books pre-recorded by library staff. Listen for as long or as little as you wish. New selections will be recorded twice a month, for... more
Sep 20 2021 - 10:00am
15-20 minutes of songs, rhymes and stories for infants ages 0-17 months and their caregivers. Registration is required and will open on September 13. If you or anyone in your household is feeling unwell in any way, please help prevent the spread of illness by limiting your library use to online... more
Sep 20 2021 - 3:30pm
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 by the library. Please email Keri to register or if... more
Sep 21 2021 - 10:00am
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25 minutes of short stories, songs and movement for children ages 18 months-5 years old and their caregivers. Wednesdays will be a repeat of the Tuesday program, so families are asked to register for only one day or the other. Registration is required for each event and opens each Monday for the... more
Sep 21 2021 - 6:00pm
Beginning in September, Books on Tap will be meeting in-person again! 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... more
Sep 22 2021 - 10:00am
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25 minutes of short stories, songs and movement for children ages 18 months-5 years old and their caregivers. Wednesdays will be a repeat of the Tuesday program, so families are asked to register for only one day or the other. Registration is required for each event and opens each Monday for the... more
Sep 22 2021 - 2:30pm
Youth in grades K-5 are invited to bring their creativity and scientific minds to the library to explore a variety of nature themed STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) hands-on activities. Adult caregivers are requested to stay in the program room throughout the program.... more
Sep 23 2021 (All day)
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These activity packs will contain suggested books, songs, rhymes, and a simple craft or activity for children ages 2-5 years old with adult supervision. There will be a new pack available on Thursday mornings each week on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last. These are the same as... more
Sep 24 2021 - 10:00am
Children ages 0-5 years and their caregivers are invited to stop in the front program rooms and play with a variety of the library’s toys to build social and early literacy skills. Registration is required and will open on September 3. If you or anyone in your household is feeling unwell in any... more
Sep 26 2021 (All day)
Embrace Self-Care Awareness Month is an at-home sound bath! A sound bath is a guided meditative journey. Using instruments tuned to 432 hz, the vibrational frequencies relax the body, calm the mind, clear the subconscious and activate the body’s natural healing systems. Quartz Crystal Singing... more

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