Toddler Storytime

Jul 27
Wednesday 10:00 am
Toddlers and caregivers enjoy stories, rhymes, finger plays, and songs geared to teach children early literacy skills. Storytime, led by a librarian, is approximately 25 minutes long.

Baby Rhyme Time

Jul 27
Wednesday 10:15 am
Join us weekly for rhymes, songs, bounces, stories, and a little playtime. For caregivers and babies ages 0 - 18 months.

Youth Makerspace

A free, family friendly, educational environment where youth can build, design, create and play with LittleBits, K'NEX, Kithub, LEGO Mindstorms, and more! Today's makers become tomorrow's innovators with STEAM based activities. For grades three through eight.

Evening Bridge Club

Jul 27
Wednesday 6:00 pm
Meet at the Central Library to practice playing bridge on Wednesday evenings. Preregister. Call Troy for more details at 515-710-2319.

Preschool Storytime

Jul 28
Thursday 10:15 am
Join us for fun stories, songs, fingerplays and participate in crafts and activities that build literacy skills and kindergarten-readiness skills. For preschoolers ages 3 - 6.

Play, Grow, Learn!

Jul 28
Thursday 10:15 am
Play, Grow, Learn! is an opportunity for you to use the Imagination Station to explore early literacy tips and books, play with others, and develop early literacy skills using Forest Avenue Library's space and toys. This is an unsupervised, drop-in playtime where parents and caregivers are encouraged to interact with their children. Many items will be available for free exploration and play.