Summer Hours Start May 29; Closed May 30 for Memorial Day.

Our Summer Hours begin Sunday, May 29

We will be closed Monday, May 30 for Memorial Day.

Summer Hours:

Sunday: Closed

Monday: 10:00-6:00

Tuesday: 10:00-6:00

Wednesday: 10:00-6:00

Thursday: 10:00 – 8:00

Friday: 10:00-6:00

Saturday: 10:00-5:00

On Your Mark, Get Set, Kick Off! Saturday, June 4 at 12 noon

Join us on the Prairie Patio (south side of the library facing the parking lot)

for our Summer Program Kick Off!

On Your Mark, Get Set, READ!

Saturday, June 4, at 12 noon – 2 p.m.

The Elks Club will be serving hot dogs and pop.

We will have traditional playground games like hopscotch, 4 square, and jump rope.

Sign up for the reading program and get a free book bag.

Free summer classes for Adults


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

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!

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”.