Storytime At Home Activity Pack

Storytime At Home Activity Pack

Thursday, November 18, 2021 - 12:00 AM to 11:55 PM

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-serve...

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Stories & Stretches

Stories & Stretches

Thursday, November 18, 2021 - 6:00 PM to 6:30 PM

Ready, set, stretch! Prepare for bedtime with fun stories and yoga stretches for families. Children and their caregivers should arrive prepared to move in pajamas or other comfortable clothes. Please bring your own yoga mats or towels.

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Dial-A-Story

Dial-A-Story

Sunday, November 21, 2021 - 12:00 AM to 11:55 PM

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 ...

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Holiday Crafts

Holiday Crafts

Sunday, November 21, 2021 - 1:30 PM

Get into the holiday spirit! In this in-person class held at the Library, crafter Joyce Petro will take you step-by-step through the process of making paper star garland and a decorative glitter tree—perfect for decorating your home during the ho...

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Winter Reading Begins

Winter Reading Begins

Monday, November 22, 2021 - 12:00 AM to 11:55 PM

All ages of readers are invited to participate in our Winter Reading Bingo! The program runs from November 22, 2021--January 31, 2022. Stop in the library on or after November 22 to pick up a bingo card.

Check back soon for more information.

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Babytime

Babytime

Monday, November 22, 2021 - 10:00 AM

15-20 minutes of songs, rhymes and stories for infants ages 0-17 months and their caregivers.

Registration is required and will open on November 15. Attendance is limited to 10 infants and their caregivers.

If you or anyone in your household is ...

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Teen Advisory Board

Teen Advisory Board

Monday, November 22, 2021 - 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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Stories Outside*

Stories Outside*

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 - 10:00 AM

Bundle up for 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. Regist...

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Come Write In: NaNoWriMo Drop-in Writing Sessions

Come Write In: NaNoWriMo Drop-in Writing Sessions

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 - 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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Stories Outside*

Stories Outside*

Wednesday, November 24, 2021 - 10:00 AM

Bundle up for 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. Regist...

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