05 April

Hometown Teams: Local Elite

A Celebration of Local Elite Athletes. Join KGRN Sports Director Chris Varney as he interviews top athletes from area schools about their most memorable stories of being high school athletes and their plans for continuing their athletic careers in college.

27 March

Special Musical Storytimes in April

We are excited to offer a special series of story times in April featuring Kelly Robertson, certified music therapist. Kelly will lead little ones in moving, singing, and playing to boost literacy, motor development, and social and emotional skills. After

12 March

Celebrating 6 on 6 Basketball

Be sure to visit the east end of the library to view the special exhibit from the Iowa Women’s Archive celebrating 6-on-6 Basketball. The exhibit tells of the long history of the sport in the state and the excitement around

04 March

Treat Yourself: Youth Cookie Decorating

Cooking Decorating Fun Saturday, March 9th from 1-2pm
Come to the library Saturday to treat yourself! Anyone in 5th – 12th grade is welcome to come de-stress after exams and finals (or just a solid week of school).  Frosting, sprinkles

28 February

New Career Resources

Looking for a new career? Baffled by how to get your resume to reflect the qualities you could bring to a new job? Wish you had someone who could help you not fumble through your next interview? Are you

28 February

April Teen TAG Meeting

TAG Meeting on Monday, April 1st, at 11:15amStudents in 7th-12th grades are welcome to join the Teen Advisory Group (TAG) for this month’s meeting. We will brainstorm ideas for future events at the library. TAG meets monthly on Professional Development

13 February

Smithsonian in Grinnell: Hometown Teams

The last day for the Hometown Teams exhibit is April 20th. The “Hometown Teams: How Sports Shape American” display is set up throughout the library. The final program will be a special story time on Saturday morning with

01 February

Karla’s Book Krewe

Karla’s Book Krewe will meet Wednesdays in February from 3:30-4:45. They’ll be reading The Real Boy, by Anne Ursu,
Oscar is a shop boy for the most powerful magician in the village. Oscar’s world is small and he likes it that

01 February

After School Code Club

Tuesdays starting in February
After School Code Club is a great way for kids to explore computer coding in a relaxed and fun setting. Grinnell College Computer Science students lead the group in a series of activities, often using online

29 January

eBooks & eAudiobooks

Can’t make it to the library to get a book? No problem! We’ve got two wonderful services that you can use from the comfort of your own home 24/7 and regardless of the weather!  Bridges if the name of