Learn about kites and kite making from kite enthusiast Sis Vogel at this interactive workshop. Kids in 3rd grade and older will be able to explore festival kites and get some hands-on experience building their own kites to take
Do you work with Chinese people, or Chinese students? Maybe you are a host family for one of the college freshmen from China? Do you hesitate to say their names, because you aren’t sure how to pronounce them correctly? Say
Kids in 4th – 8th grade are invited to create their own after-school snacks from fresh ingredients, including smoothies, wraps, hummus and other treats. Following the snack time, kids can chill out, watch videos and join in wacky games. Wednesdays,
Join us on Tuesday, February 26 as Dave Connon of Humanities Iowa presents Josiah Bushnell Grinnell and the Underground Railroad. The program will begin at 7:00 pm, with refreshments served at 6:30. This presentation is sponsored by Friends of Drake
On Saturday, April 13, teachers from Grinnell College Preschool and college student members of Psi Chi (the International Honor Society in Psychology) will offer fun and interactive stories and activities that promote the development of skills in young children. Families
Due to the inclement weather, this event has been cancelled. We are working to reschedule.
Storytelling and Yoga – Not Just Reading a Book
The library is a natural place for yoga and storytelling. The combination of the two is
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.
Songs and stories for families with young children with guest reader and ukelele stylist Kristen Arnim. Saturday, November 17, from 10:30 – 11:15 in the Story Room.
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
Join us this Thursday, January 10, for our discussion of The Common Good, by Robert B. Reich. There’s still time to grab a copy and join us! Thursday, January 10 at 7:00 pm in the Story Room. Click here for