Are lizards slimy? What kind of snakes reside in Iowa? Do salamanders use their noses to smell? Learn the facts and myths about reptiles during this program about our scaly neighbors in the wild. Learn about their adaptations, their diet, how they smell, see, and move, and much more. You may even get a chance to meet a real reptile! Learn the truth about the critters that people love to hate.
The hooting of an owl while on a night hike. The howl of a coyote in the woods. A stray cat’s meow. All these sounds tell a story - if you’re listening right! Our friends from the Blank Park Zoo are bringing zoo critters to the East Side Library as they talk about the way that animals communicate. You can learn a lot through the sounds and movements animals make. Learn something new and meet some interesting animals during this interactive program!
George Beard and Harold Hutchins are a pair of goofballs that love their pranks. Recently their tricks have turned on their principal, Mr. Krupp. Come see how George and Harold hypnotize Mr. Krupp and fight alongside Captain Underpants as they battle Professor Poopypants for control of their school. Be sure to check out some Captain Underpants books to get ready for the movie!
It’s one of our most popular events of the year! As All Summer Long nears an end, join us for tons of fun at the Franklin Avenue Library! We’ll have lots of games set up around our meeting room, with an opportunity to win prizes. There will also be a craft and refreshments. Help us celebrate a successful summer at the annual carnival!