Upcoming Events

Sep 26 2022 - 10:00am
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For infants (0-17 mo.) and caregivers. 15-20 minutes of songs, rhymes and books, followed by playtime to build early literacy skills. Monthly registration is required and September session registration opens on August 15 until filled. If you or anyone in your household is feeling unwell in any way... more
Sep 26 2022 - 1:00pm
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 every 2 weeks on Mondays at 1:00pm. Please contact the... more
Sep 26 2022 - 3:30pm
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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 26 2022 - 6:15pm
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Young children, ages 0-5, and their care-givers are invited to put on your PJs and stop in the library for around 25 minutes of interactive bedtime songs, stories and fun. Monthly registration is required and opens on August 15. If you or anyone in your household is feeling unwell in any way,... more
Sep 27 2022 - 9:00am
Learn how to make your interview memorable by avoiding interview pitfalls and answering tough questions correctly. This free, virtual employment workshop held via Zoom is offered by IowaWORKS every 2 weeks on Tuesday at 9:00am. Please contact the Des Moines IowaWORKS American Job Center by phone... more
Sep 27 2022 - 10:00am
Image of Melanie with a book.
Enjoy 20-25 minutes of short stories, songs and lots of movement, followed by playtime to build early literacy skills. Recommended for 18 mo.-3 year olds and their care-givers. Each session in the same week is a repeat event; participants are asked to limit attendance to one session per week. ... more
Sep 27 2022 - 10:00am
Enjoy 25-30 minutes of stories, songs and rhymes, then stay to make a craft that goes along with the stories. Preschool storytime is recommended for children and their caregivers who are able to sit still for longer stories to develop school readiness; this is generally children ages 3.5-5 years... more
Sep 27 2022 - 11:00am
Image of Melanie with a book.
Enjoy 20-25 minutes of short stories, songs and lots of movement, followed by playtime to build early literacy skills. Recommended for 18 mo.-3 year olds and their care-givers. Each session in the same week is a repeat event; participants are asked to limit attendance to one session per week. ... more
Sep 27 2022 - 11:00am
Enjoy 25-30 minutes of stories, songs and rhymes, then stay to make a craft that goes along with the stories. Preschool storytime is recommended for children and their caregivers who are able to sit still for longer stories to develop school readiness; this is generally children ages 3.5-5 years... more
Sep 27 2022 - 6:00pm
Exercise your right to vote in the upcoming General Election! Voting is key to our democracy and is an important right of citizens. This presentation by the ACLU of Iowa will include information on voter registration, what to know about voting early and by mail or on Election Day, what to do if you... more

Tuesday, August 23, 2022

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Aug 23 2022 - 11:00am