Calendar

Sep
30
Wed
Storytime Live Wednesdays
Sep 30 @ 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM

We are so excited to continue interacting during storytimes on Zoom! Kids can follow along while we screen share the books. We love the crisp view of the picture book pages and engaging with you during the program. We will be posting these storytimes to Facebook, we recommend muting your video feed if you don’t want the video of your family showing up on our Facebook page.
Registration required to participate on Zoom. Click here to register.

System Requirements
You will need to have access to a computer, tablet, or cell phone with Zoom to view this event. If you want to be an active participant, make sure you test your microphone, audio, and video settings before the meeting.

Virtual Evening Flow Yoga
Sep 30 @ 5:30 PM – 6:15 PM
Virtual Evening Flow Yoga

Instructed by: Anne Hughes

Classes are suitable for those newer to yoga or those wanting a basic flow class. This class introduces traditional yoga postures, teaches you how to breathe, and helps you feel more comfortable in the yoga practice.

 

Register Here

Oct
3
Sat
Reading Relay: Grades 4-7
Oct 3 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Join Miss Aimee and Miss Becky as we read from chapters in “From the Desk of Zoe Washington” by Bahni Turpin! We would love for you to read aloud from some pages, or simply enjoy listening to others read to you. We will spend about 45 minutes reading and another 10 minutes discussing the book. “From the Desk of Zoe Washington” is available on Hoopla.
Registration Required. Click here to register.

Oct
6
Tue
Storytime Live Tuesdays
Oct 6 @ 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM

We are so excited to continue interacting during storytimes on Zoom! Kids can follow along while we screen share the books. We love the crisp view of the picture book pages and engaging with you during the program. We will be posting these storytimes to Facebook, we recommend muting your video feed if you don’t want the video of your family showing up on our Facebook page.
Registration required to participate on Zoom. Click here to register.

System Requirements
You will need to have access to a computer, tablet, or cell phone with Zoom to view this event. If you want to be an active participant, make sure you test your microphone, audio, and video settings before the meeting.

Oct
8
Thu
Blood Drive
Oct 8 @ 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Blood Drive
Giving Blood is Classic

The MVRBC Donor Bus will be in the parking lot. Appointments are required. Please wear a mask. If you do not have one, one will be provided.

Come to the library and donate to the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center. Please call or come by to set up an appointment. You can also schedule online here. There are 6 times slots every hour. Use sponsor code 10040 to schedule online.

Mixed Media Art
Oct 8 @ 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Presented by: Greta Pastorello

Mixed media is one of the most enjoyable and exciting way to create art. When we incorporate more than one media in one single art project we are using a mixed media technique. For the purpose of this class, Greta will mainly focus acrylic, oil pastels, and paper.

 

Class size limited to 6 participants, ages 14 and up.

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Pajama Storytimes
Oct 8 @ 6:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Visit our Facebook Page for storytimes with Miss Becky! She’ll be reading stories to help get you ready for bed. We encourage you to watch in your pajamas!

Oct
10
Sat
STEM Activities
Oct 10 @ 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM

Did you try all ten science experiments with Miss Becky this summer? Are you ready for more STEM fun? Join us once a month as we dive deep into a project for the whole family!

September 12: Balloon Rockets! You will need a balloon, a drinking straw, yarn, tape and scissors.

October 10: Sugar Cube Erosion! You will need sugar cubes, a plastic container with a lid, a marker, and a paper plate or paper towel.

November 7: Ice Fishing! You will need string, ice, and a can or cup.

Videos will be posted on our Facebook and YouTube pages.

Reading Relay: Grades 4-7
Oct 10 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Join Miss Aimee and Miss Becky as we read from chapters in “From the Desk of Zoe Washington” by Bahni Turpin! We would love for you to read aloud from some pages, or simply enjoy listening to others read to you. We will spend about 45 minutes reading and another 10 minutes discussing the book. “From the Desk of Zoe Washington” is available on Hoopla.
Registration Required. Click here to register.

Oct
12
Mon
Baby Lapsit and Parent Chat on Zoom
Oct 12 @ 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Build your baby’s literacy foundations with skills, stories, songs, and sign language in a 15-minute session. Time will be available after the program for a parent’s group conversation. Planned for ages birth to 2.

System Requirements
You will need to have access to a computer, tablet, or cell phone with Zoom to view this event. We recommend testing your microphone, audio, and video settings before the meeting.

To keep this program safe from Zoom Bombers, registration is required. Click here to register.