Adult

Beatrix Potter Tea

Aug 22
Tuesday 12:00 pm
Join us for tea as we celebrate 150 years of Beatrix Potter with Joyce Miller, a member of the Beatrix Potter Society. Joyce will share a presentation and recent publications from her private collection on Miss Potter while we enjoy tea and refreshments, courtesy of Mercy Medical Center Food & Nutrition Services. Please pre-register. Adults only, please. Meeting Room One.

Tea with Beatrix Potter

Sep 21
Thursday 4:00 pm
Join us for tea and treats to celebrate 150 years of Beatrix Potter with Joyce Miller, a member of the Beatrix Potter Society. Joyce will share a presentation and recent publications from her private collection on Miss Potter. Space is limited. Space is limited. Please register by calling 515-283-4152 or stop by the library.
Adults only. No child supervision provided.

Computer Basics for Seniors

Oct 6
Friday 2:30 pm
Have fun discovering what you can do once you learn the computer basics. This series of informal classes will provide a laptop for you to use during the workshop. We will explore various uses for the computer in this five week workshop. Class size is limited to eight. Please preregister by calling 515-283-4152 press 3 or stop by the library and we will help you preregister online.

Computer Basics for Seniors

Sep 1
Friday 2:30 pm
Have fun discovering what you can do once you learn the computer basics. This series of informal classes will provide a laptop for you to use during the workshop. We will explore various uses for the computer in this five week workshop. Class size is limited to eight. Please preregister by calling 515-283-4152 press 3 or stop by the library and we will help you preregister online.

Computer Basics for Seniors

Aug 4
Friday 2:30 pm
Have fun discovering what you can do once you learn the computer basics. This series of informal classes will provide a laptop for you to use during the workshop. We will explore various uses for the computer in this five week workshop. Class size is limited to eight. Please preregister by calling 515-283-4152 press 3 or stop by the library and we will help you preregister online.

Backyard Prairie: Class and Starter Samples

Nov 13
Monday 4:30 pm
Prairie once covered 85% of Iowa's beautiful land but has been greatly reduced over time. Learn about the benefits of creating your own Iowa prairie in your backyard with Horticultural Specialist, Derek McKay, from Ted Lare’s Garden Center.

Only have a little space? We'll talk about a modern prairie called micro-prairies which can fit in your backyard! This class will cover grasses and plants commonly found in Iowa prairies and how to establish your own prairie.

Storm Chasing 101

Aug 14
Monday 6:30 pm
The experts from the Iowa Storm Chasing Network (ISCN) will tell us about the exciting journeys they go on and teach some of the science behind it. The storm chasers from ISCN have appeared on reality TV shows on the Discovery Channel and Redbull TV, and do the storm chasing for the KCCI news network. They bring a wealth of background knowledge and experience on the exciting world of weather, and we hope you can join us for this event! For more information on this group, visit: http://www.iowachase.com

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