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July 2019

Summer Reading Stamp #5 Available!

Beginning Monday, July 29th, Summer Readers can come to the Youth Desk to stamp their papers with the fifth stamp of the year! Come to the youth desk to sign up for points logs anytime throughout the summer. Points are earned by stamping your log when you visit the library. This summer, there are 5 different stamps worth 20 points each over the course of the summer. The act of stamping at the youth desk is a promise (honor system)…

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Kids Crochet Club

Crochet Club is for kids ages 10 and up to learn the basics of crochet and build skills in a casual, friendly environment. Hook and yarn provided, or bring your own if you’d like. Learn how to make chains, stitches, rows, “in the round”, etc. — working toward a project you can take home after a few weeks! Registering for the Intro registers you for the club (no need to register each month). Each session will consist of an introductory class and then…

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Blank Park Zoo Visits

Multiple sessions of Blank Park Zoo staff showing live animals in the large meeting rooms, thanks to funding from the Morning Optimist Club. Pre-register for 3 yr. & younger 9:30 or 10:15 a.m, by calling 641-754-5738, ext. 3. Registration will begin July 1st. Pre-register for 9:30 here. Pre-register for 10:15 here.  School-aged, 11 a.m. or 1 p.m. at the library. (No pre-registration for these school-aged sessions for families; camps or daycares with more than 8 unrelated people, please call ahead…

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Blank Park Zoo Visits

Multiple sessions of Blank Park Zoo staff showing live animals in the large meeting rooms, thanks to funding from the Morning Optimist Club. Pre-register for 3 yr. & younger 9:30 or 10:15 a.m, by calling 641-754-5738, ext. 3. Registration will begin July 1st. Pre-register for 9:30 here. Pre-register for 10:15 here.  School-aged, 11 a.m. or 1 p.m. at the library. (No pre-registration for these school-aged sessions for families; camps or daycares with more than 8 unrelated people, please call ahead…

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Blank Park Zoo Visits

Multiple sessions of Blank Park Zoo staff showing live animals in the large meeting rooms, thanks to funding from the Morning Optimist Club. Pre-register for 3 yr. & younger 9:30 or 10:15 a.m, by calling 641-754-5738, ext. 3. Registration will begin July 1st. Pre-register for 9:30 here. Pre-register for 10:15 here.  School-aged, 11 a.m. or 1 p.m. at the library. (No pre-registration for these school-aged sessions for families; camps or daycares with more than 8 unrelated people, please call ahead…

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Blank Park Zoo Visits

Multiple sessions of Blank Park Zoo staff showing live animals in the large meeting rooms, thanks to funding from the Morning Optimist Club. Pre-register for 3 yr. & younger 9:30 or 10:15 a.m, by calling 641-754-5738, ext. 3. Registration will begin July 1st. Pre-register for 9:30 here. Pre-register for 10:15 here.  School-aged, 11 a.m. or 1 p.m. at the library. (No pre-registration for these school-aged sessions for families; camps or daycares with more than 8 unrelated people, please call ahead…

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Play Day

  This “come and go” program offers the chance for kids (with a caregiver) to play with giant blocks, Legos, dollhouse, kitchen set, and more in the blue activity room. Free, no pre-registration needed. Daycare/preschools groups are asked to pre-register to bring groups of 8 or more children.

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Storytime: IPTV visits!

Storytime is held on Wednesdays at 10:15 a.m. and features songs, stories, and fingerplays on a theme. Children of all ages are welcome, with a caregiver. Daycare/preschools groups are asked to pre-register to bring groups of 8 or more children.

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Lunch @ the Library

Free Summer Lunch for Youth ages 1-18 years* will be offered June 19th - August 15th on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 11 am to 12 pm. Snacks (and any extra lunches) are available for kids any day at the youth desk. Meals provided free as part of the USDA summer lunch program, coordinated by Marshalltown Food Service. *Caregivers with youth may purchase a lunch for $3.50 (optional). No outside food or drink in lunch area, please. USDA is an equal…

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August 2019

Lunch @ the Library

Free Summer Lunch for Youth ages 1-18 years* will be offered June 19th - August 15th on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 11 am to 12 pm. Snacks (and any extra lunches) are available for kids any day at the youth desk. Meals provided free as part of the USDA summer lunch program, coordinated by Marshalltown Food Service. *Caregivers with youth may purchase a lunch for $3.50 (optional). No outside food or drink in lunch area, please. USDA is an equal…

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