Baby Rhyme Time

Aug 3
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.

Code Camp Graduation Party

Aug 3
Wednesday 2:30 pm
Graduates from this summer's Raspberry Pi Ready, Set, Code! camps will receive special recognition and the opportunity to demonstrate their projects. Graduates should register by calling 515-283-4152 or stopping by the library.

Families of graduates are encouraged to attend.

Evening Bridge Club

Aug 3
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

Aug 4
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 - 5.

Play, Grow, Learn!

Aug 4
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.

Toddler Storytime

Aug 4
Thursday 10:30 am
On Thursdays, toddlers and their caregivers can enjoy stories, rhymes, fingerplays, and songs together, followed by a period of free play and drawing.