04 December

Winter Wonderland of Stories

Join Kristen Arnim and Ryan Ferguson for stories, songs and fun about winter! Family storytime for all ages. Saturday, December 15, 10:30 am in the Story Room.

02 November

Festival of Trees is December 7th

December is just around the corner! The Friends of Drake Community Library are inviting you to participate in the annual FESTIVAL OF TREES at Drake Community Library.
FESTIVAL OF TREES is a fun holiday event where families, businesses, and community

01 November

The Skull Mantra – Bookin’ It at the Drake

Join us this Thursday, November 8, for our discussion of The Skull Mantra, Eliot Pattison’s Edgar Award-winning novel of intrigue. There’s still time to grab a copy and join us! Thursday, September 13 at 7:00 pm in the Story Room.

01 November

Fantastic Beasts After School Program

Come celebrate the opening of the new movie featuring the amazing creatures of Harry Potter’s world. There will be activities, crafts, games and snacks! Recommended for 3rd – 7th grades. Wednesdays, November 7, 14, 28 and December 5, from

26 October

Christmas Share Sign-up

DCL will host the Poweshiek County Christmas Share sign-up this week, from Monday, October 29 through Saturday, November 3, from 9:00 am – noon in the Board Room. You must bring a photo ID, a utility bill for proof of

19 October

Halloween Storytime!

Join us on Saturday, October 27 at 10:30 am for some spooky Halloween fun! Stories and crafts for ages 3-7. Come in your costume if you like!

04 October

Spanish Storytime!

¿Quieres pasar un rato divertido?
¡Ven a disfrutar de un cuenta cuentos en español!
Spanish is for everyone! Join us this Saturday, November 10 at 10:30 am in the Story Room for stories, songs, snacks and a craft in

03 October

Karla’s Book Krewe

Karla’s Book Krewe continues this week on Wednesday, October 24, after school  from 3:30 – 4:45 pm.. We’ll finish reading The Girl Who Drank the Moon, by Kelly Barnhill, the 2017 Newbery Award-winning story about love, caring, sacrifice, and magic.

28 September

Composting 101 and Growing Roses

Learn how to manage a home composting system and troubleshoot potential problems with Ajay Nair, ISU Associate Professor and Extension Vegetable Production Specialist. Then, Aaron Steil, Assistant Director of Reiman Gardens in Ames will help you learn how to grow