Free Advice for Your Device

Sep 24
Saturday 10:00 am
Get the lowdown on your library's downloadables. 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.

Furry Tales

Children are encouraged to read with Caper, the therapy dog, at the library. Caper is a friendly Pembroke Welsh Corgi who loves to hear stories! Walk in and sign up for a session in the Children's Area! Preschool - 5th grade.

Super Fun Sunday: Baseball Cards

Stop by Central Library on a Sunday to make and take a craft project! This week we will create our very own personalized baseball card using markers, shapes, and your imagination. This is an unsupervised drop-in craft program located in the Children's area of the library. Parent/Guardian must accompany child. Program will be held during open hours or until supplies run out.

Play, Grow, Learn!

Sep 26
Monday 9:30 am
Play, Grow, Learn! is for families and children to use the Imagination Station to checkout early literacy tips/books, play with others, and develop early literacy skills using the Central Library's space and toys. This is an unsupervised, drop-in playtime where parents are encouraged to interact with their children. Many items will be available for free exploration and play.

Color Me Read

Kids are invited to color while Miss Michelle reads aloud from a chapter book or short story. We’ll pick up the story where we left off each Monday. Coloring supplies provided. Creativity encouraged! Location: Imagination Station. Grades K-6 and families. 5:30-6:00 PM

Hands-on Health with Polk County Health Dept.

Learn about an organization that is literally in your backyard! The Polk County Health Department offers many programs and services to help keep you, your family and neighbors healthy and safe. This session will give you a brief explanation of what public health is and the services and programs the Polk County Health Department provides to residents. The Health Department will answer questions, help figure out what services are best for you and provide resources to other community organizations.