Wednesday, June 29 at 1:00 p.m.
For school age kids, kindergarten and older.
Come alive with Faythe Kubik as she encourages children through creative movement and play, helping children grow and learn. Please register for this program by calling the library at 236-2661 or by emailing Karen at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Who: Kids entering 3rd-6th grades
What: Learn “Scratch,” an online computer coding program for kids. Create cute pages and simple games.
When: Mondays, June 13-July 25, 1:00-2:00 pm
Where: Drake Community Library children’s area
What do you need? If you have your own laptop computer bring that, if not SIGN UP to use one of the library computers. Space is limited, so sign up now for an individual date or series of dates. 236-2661
Available June 6th @the library
Copies of the newly revised “Grinnell: Our Prairie Town” will be available at the library for $12 while supplies last. This is the book used by all area 3rd graders during their local history session.
All proceeds of the sale go to support the Grinnell Historical Museum.
We are in summer hours Memorial Day through Labor Day
Once again DCL will host the summer ACES programs offered by Grinnell College to area residents free of charge. Classes meet on Wednesdays from 10-11:30am in the Community Room. This years series will include (2 weeks on each topic): The Psychology of Humor; Word and Image; Archeoastronomy; Climate Change and the Paris Accord. See full details and register at https://www.grinnell.edu/news/adult-community-exploration-series
Through the end of June
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!