Reading Program for Adults!

Starting May 1st!

Exercise your Mind. Read!Why should the kids have all the fun with the summer reading program! During the months of May and June DCL will offer a reading program to encourage adults to Exercise you minds – READ!

You’ll receive a book bag when you sign up. And for every 4 books you check out you will be entered in a drawing to win prizes – including gift cards, a certificate for a massage, and more!

We Care Wednesday, Milkweed and Monarchs

We Care Wednesday

After school program

Wednesday, April 27

3:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Make Milkweed Seed Balls

to help Monarch Butterflies


It’s Tax Time

Drake Communitax_imgty Library now has basic tax forms and instructions for distribution to the public. If you need specialized forms, we can print them for you from the IRS website. A copy charge of .15 per page applies. We also have J. K. Lasser’s 2015 tax preparation books for you to check out. Click here for more tax information.

Watch Edith Renfrow Smith Interview

Click here to view the video of the interview with Edith Renfrow Smith that took place at the library on October 7th. At 101 years of age, Edith is truly a remarkable person full of wit and wisdom!

Edith Renfrow Smith Interview

Watch the interview with Edith Renfrow Smith

Access an MP3 audio recording of this event here. Note: audio recording was running during 30+ minutes of individual conversations that took place with Edith after the public interview was completed.

New! Chilton Online Auto Repair

DCL has added Chilton Online Auto Repair for patrons to use from their home computers. Need to see a wiring diagram for your 2008 Chevy Malibu’s electrical system, or see a diagram to help you replace the coolantchilton heater cord? Now you can see all the great diagrams and schematics that Chilton is known for right from your home computer. In addition, Chilton Online also offers repair animations and videos of certain procedures.

April is National Car Care Month, so check out Chilton Online Auto Repair soon! You’ll fine a permanent link in the Online Resources tab, or click here with your library barcode handy to get started today.

NOTE: If prompted for a password, enter “grinlib”.