How-to Tuesday: Free Advice for Your Device

Oct 21
Tuesday 12:00 pm
Bring your mobile device (smartphone, tablet or e-reader) to one of our classes and get some advice and help installing the library's apps for e-books, downloadable audiobooks and e-magazines. Classes and apps are all free. Your gadget must have basic setup done (out of the box, set up, passwords entered, charged and know the basics) as a prerequisite to this class. You will need your library card and PIN, and you may need the password for your App Store on your device. Pre-register as class size is limited so we can give one-on-one attention.

Conversations & Coffee

Oct 21
Tuesday 12:30 pm
English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. This program is open to all levels of English speakers and activities will be provided to prompt and encourage conversation. For additional information please contact Ashley Molzen at

Book Discussion

Oct 21
Tuesday 2:00 pm

We will be reading Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiar Children, by Ransom Riggs. Copies of the book may be picked up at the library.

Homework Hideout

Need a quiet place to study? No space in your room to set up books? We’ve created a quiet space with Internet and limited free color printing, common school supplies and a community mentor to encourage students to create school work that they can be proud of! Open Monday-Thursday for students in grades 4-12.

Teen Book Discussion

Oct 21
Tuesday 4:00 pm
Join us at the East Side Library to discuss the monthly book choice, Every Soul a Star by Wendy Mass. Book choice is geared towards Teens in 6th through 8th grade. You can check out copies of the book at the Information Desk.
Snacks Provided!!!!!!

Central Crafty Readers

Hey kids! Join Maddie in the Storyhour Room and hear a story, make a craft, and do a fun game or activity! Hear Goldilocks And The Three Dinosaurs: As Retold by Mo Willems by Mo Willems and make some dino feet to stomp around in! This program is for kids ages 3-8.

How-To Tuesday: Brew Your Own Beer

Oct 21
Tuesday 6:30 pm
The Iowa Brewers Union will discuss how to mix up a batch of beer at home. They will share information on the process and the equipment needed to get started. You can even sample a home brew! Pre-register.