Learn to loom knit in this two part craft class. Learn the basic stitches this week and continue to work on a baby hat or dishcloth. Small looms and yarn will be supplied, but you are welcome to bring your own. Pre-register.
North Side Library
Join us for some calming coloring time at the North Side Library, 3516 5th Avenue, on the following Tuesdays: May 10, 24, and 31. Use some of our coloring sheets or bring your own. We provide coloring materials or you can bring your own colored pencils, markers, or crayons. Meet some new people and de-stress while coloring with us!
During the second class, we will continue to work on our hats or dishcloths. Small looms and yarn will be supplied, but you are welcome to bring your own. Pre-register.
Wondering what to do with all the good stuff harvested from your garden? Nutrition and Health specialist Mary Krisco from Iowa State University Extension Outreach will give a presentation on preserving food.
Lynn Hicks, Opinion and lead engagement editor for the Des Moines Register, will share tips on how to write a letter to the editor and why it's important to share your opinions.
Patrick Phillips- Schrock will take us behind the scenes in the creation of his latest book, The Nixon White House Redecoration and Acquisition Program. He will even include some interesting gossip. Patrick, an Iowa native and resident of Urbandale, is also author of an earlier book, The White House: An Illustrated Architectural History, about which he is considered a foremost world authority.
Come learn about growing things and get messy at the North Side Library!
Kids! Come learn about science and the properties of force with live demonstrations from the Science Center of Iowa!
Join Sifu Walth to learn and practice the basics of traditional Shaolin Kung Fu and Tai Chi!
Join us for Show and Tell at the library! Zookeepers bring several of their animal ambassadors for an interactive program. Children learn about each animal, get to ask questions, and then meet the animals!