Lego Tuesday

Aug 22
Tuesday (All day)
Kids, join us for LEGO Fridays and build using our LEGO bricks. Visit us in the Children’s Area, bring your imagination, and get ready to build.

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.

Conversations & Coffee

Aug 22
Tuesday 12:30 pm
Do you want to practice your English skills? Looking to meet new people in your community? Join community members and English language learners alike at Forest Avenue Library and enjoy light refreshments and sparkling conversation! Activities are provided to prompt and encourage conversation. This program is open to all English speaking skill levels. For additional information please contact Philip Delgado at pcdelgado@dmpl.org.

Iowa's Cinematic Heritage: 1918-2017

Aug 22
Tuesday 6:30 pm

Marty S. Knepper, co-author of The Book of Iowa Films, will trace Iowa's movie history through clips and anecdotes. Knepper, a former professor and chair of English and modern languages at Morningside College in Sioux City, has been researching the subject for two decades.

Family Storytime

Aug 22
Tuesday 6:30 pm
Bring the entire family together early in the evening for stories, songs and occasional crafts. It's a great way for busy parents to relax and listen to stories with their children. You can even wear your jammies!

Toddler Storytime

Aug 23
Wednesday 10:00 am
Toddlers and caregivers can enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, occasional crafts and a little playtime with Miss Janee. For toddlers ages 18 months - 3 years.

Baby Rhyme Time

Aug 23
Wednesday 10:15 am
Join us weekly for rhymes, songs, bounces, stories, and a little playtime. For caregivers and babies ages 0 - 18 months.