Supplies will be available in the Children's Area from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. to make a creepy Halloween craft.
Buy books, media, and magazines at reasonable prices. Auto repair manuals will also be for sale.
Come and enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and crafts in English and Spanish.
Wondering what the Forest Avenue Library Makerspace is all about? Join us for our monthly Open House and you'll be able to watch the 3D printer in action, learn what tools and classes we have, and much more!
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.
Practice playing bridge on Sundays at the Central Library. Preregister. Call Troy for more details at 515-710-2319.
Stop by Central Library on a Sunday to make and take a craft project! This week we will all kinds of spooky crafts. 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.
Closed for building maintenance.
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.
Children ages 3-5 can come and enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and more, followed by a craft.
Need a quiet space to study? Check out the Homework Hideout! Laptops, a free printer, school supplies and a community mentor will be available to students in grades 4-12 to help them complete assignments.
Hear a story, make a craft, and do a fun game or activity in the Imagination Station on Mondays after school! Great storytime for ages 3-8, and siblings are welcome.
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
Bring the entire family for an evening of stories, songs and occasional crafts! It's a great way for busy and working caregivers to spend time with children while reinforcing skills for school. You can even wear your jammies!