All Aboard to the North Pole! Come take a ride on the Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg. Enjoy some hot chocolate and make a craft.
We will read A Visitor for Bear by Bonny Becker and make a mouse ornament craft.
Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and participate in crafts and activities that build literacy skills and kindergarten-readiness skills. Today, hear from local children's book author and illustrator Kathryn Finney as she reads from her book Little Louie and hear other stories, songs, and activities about dogs.For preschoolers ages 3 - 6.
Come to the East Side Library to make a Fall craft! While supplies last.
Can you see me? Read about camouflaged creatures in the book Where in the Wild by David M. Schwartz and create your own hidden animal artwork.
Get ready for Thanksgiving with Gerald and Piggy! We will read There is a Bird on your Head by Mo Willems.
Polk County Conservation naturalist Lewis Major will share how animals prepare for an Iowa winter! Mr. Major will read The Mitten by Jan Brett. Children may enjoy a craft after Mr. Major's presentation (while supplies last).
Join the Blank Park Zoo's educational coordinator as they show and tell about different animals at the zoo - and check out some our animal books at the library!
Learn how to create your own puppet using our craft supplies and a provided sock! Feel free to bring your own interesting sock. Afterwards, you can put on a puppet show using your creation. Parent/Guardian must be present and registration is encouraged, but drop-ins are welcome!
Enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, movement, and occasional crafts which help prepare your child for school! Ages 3-5.