Calendar

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Summer Reading Kick-Off Party 10:00 am
Summer Reading Kick-Off Party
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
We’re celebrating the beginning of the Summer Reading Program with a kick-off party in Lincoln Park! Enjoy games, snacks, and other fun activities and pick up your Summer Reading Program packet with the reading challenge[...]
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Adult Coloring– Tuesday Mornings 10:00 am
Adult Coloring– Tuesday Mornings
Jun 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Proven to help reduce stress, adult coloring is a great way to explore your creativity in a calming environment. Supplies are provided, but participants are always welcome to bring their own. Meeting locations may vary[...]
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Mother Goose Time 9:00 am
Mother Goose Time
Jun 5 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Join us every Wednesday at 9:00am for stories, songs, yoga, and games! Mother Goose Time is best suited for babies and toddlers (0-2 years old).
Preschool Storytime 9:00 am
Preschool Storytime
Jun 5 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Join Miss Cindy every Wednesday in the Children’s Department for stories, songs, and play! This program is best suited for children 3-5 years old.
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Kindermusik 9:30 am
Kindermusik
Jun 8 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
The library offers sessions of Kindermusik’s “ABC Music & Me” program for free! Perfect for preschool kids ages 3-4 with a parent or caretaker! This program takes place the 2nd & 4th Saturday of each month ABC[...]
Kids Klub 11:00 am
Kids Klub
Jun 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Kids Klub features experiments, crafts, games, and more the second Saturday of each month. There’s no registration, no fee, and no expectation other than showing up and having fun! Note: All participants should be joined[...]
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Adult Coloring– Monday Evenings 6:00 pm
Adult Coloring– Monday Evenings
Jun 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Proven to help reduce stress, adult coloring is a great way to explore your creativity in a calming environment. Supplies are provided, but participants are always welcome to bring their own. Meeting locations may vary[...]
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Craft & Go 10:00 am
Craft & Go
Jun 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Get crafty at the library! During the Summer Reading Program, join us in the Children’s Department on Tuesday mornings between 10am-12pm for a drop-in craft. Some crafts may require caregiver supervision for younger program attendees.
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Mother Goose Time 9:00 am
Mother Goose Time
Jun 12 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Join us every Wednesday at 9:00am for stories, songs, yoga, and games! Mother Goose Time is best suited for babies and toddlers (0-2 years old).
Preschool Storytime 9:00 am
Preschool Storytime
Jun 12 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Join Miss Cindy every Wednesday in the Children’s Department for stories, songs, and play! This program is best suited for children 3-5 years old.
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Family Night: Dinosaur Trunk 6:00 pm
Family Night: Dinosaur Trunk
Jun 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Have you ever wondered why some dinosaurs had long necks, and why others had tiny arms? Dr. Neil Aschliman will be stopping by to show off fossils and answer the all the burning questions you’ve[...]
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Clinton County Conservation presents: Stellarium 10:30 pm
Clinton County Conservation presents: Stellarium
Jun 14 @ 10:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Join us on Friday, June 14th at 10:30am as Clinton County Conservation stops by to share a look at stars and planets from our perspective on Earth.
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Teen DIY Poolside Project: Galaxy Bags at the Aquatic Center 3:00 pm
Teen DIY Poolside Project: Galaxy Bags at the Aquatic Center
Jun 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:15 pm
Teens can take time out from sun and swimming to decorate their own galaxy bag at this off-site library program! Stop by the lawn behind the Dewitt Aquatic Center/Pool to pick up information about our[...]
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Adult Coloring– Tuesday Mornings 10:00 am
Adult Coloring– Tuesday Mornings
Jun 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Proven to help reduce stress, adult coloring is a great way to explore your creativity in a calming environment. Supplies are provided, but participants are always welcome to bring their own. Meeting locations may vary[...]
Craft & Go 10:00 am
Craft & Go
Jun 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Get crafty at the library! During the Summer Reading Program, join us in the Children’s Department on Tuesday mornings between 10am-12pm for a drop-in craft. Some crafts may require caregiver supervision for younger program attendees.
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Mother Goose Time 9:00 am
Mother Goose Time
Jun 19 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Join us every Wednesday at 9:00am for stories, songs, yoga, and games! Mother Goose Time is best suited for babies and toddlers (0-2 years old).
Preschool Storytime 9:00 am
Preschool Storytime
Jun 19 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Join Miss Cindy every Wednesday in the Children’s Department for stories, songs, and play! This program is best suited for children 3-5 years old.
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Family Night: Viewing of The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part 6:00 pm
Family Night: Viewing of The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part
Jun 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Let’s watch a movie at the library! Join us for a special screening of LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part, starring Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Banks, and Will Arnett. Snacks will be provided. This movie is[...]
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Friday Matinee at the DeWitt Operahouse! 10:30 am
Friday Matinee at the DeWitt Operahouse!
Jun 21 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
The DeWitt Operahouse is hosting a special morning matinee for our Summer Reading participants! Join us on Friday, June 21st for a FREE 10:30am movie. The concession stand will be open for those who would[...]
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Kindermusik 9:30 am
Kindermusik
Jun 22 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
The library offers sessions of Kindermusik’s “ABC Music & Me” program for free! Perfect for preschool kids ages 3-4 with a parent or caretaker! This program takes place the 2nd & 4th Saturday of each month ABC[...]
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Teen/Tween Celestial Slime Lab 3:00 pm
Teen/Tween Celestial Slime Lab
Jun 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Teens and tweens are invited to take part in a “celestial” slime lab as part of this year’s “A Universe of Stories” summer reading program on Monday, June 24th from 3-4:30pm. We will have several[...]
Library Book Club for Adults 6:30 pm
Library Book Club for Adults
Jun 24 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Join us the last Monday of each month for Library Book Club! Each month the books are available free of charge at the library’s front desk. Didn’t like the book? Didn’t finish it? That’s okay![...]
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Craft & Go 10:00 am
Craft & Go
Jun 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Get crafty at the library! During the Summer Reading Program, join us in the Children’s Department on Tuesday mornings between 10am-12pm for a drop-in craft. Some crafts may require caregiver supervision for younger program attendees.
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Mother Goose Time 9:00 am
Mother Goose Time
Jun 26 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Join us every Wednesday at 9:00am for stories, songs, yoga, and games! Mother Goose Time is best suited for babies and toddlers (0-2 years old).
Preschool Storytime 9:00 am
Preschool Storytime
Jun 26 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Join Miss Cindy every Wednesday in the Children’s Department for stories, songs, and play! This program is best suited for children 3-5 years old.
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Carnegie Libraries in Iowa 5:00 pm
Carnegie Libraries in Iowa
Jun 27 @ 5:00 pm – 6:15 pm
Dr. Shana Stuart will present on her work with the Carnegie Libraries in Iowa Project and share information about our local Carnegie Library (now The Old Library). *Please note– our printed summer reading calendar originally[...]
Family Night: Star Gazing with the Popular Astronomy Club 8:00 pm
Family Night: Star Gazing with the Popular Astronomy Club
Jun 27 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Ever wanted to see the craters of the moon or the rings of Saturn up close? Now’s your chance! The Popular Astronomy Club will be stopping by with their mobile telescope and other space-related activities[...]
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The Grout Museum Star Lab 10:30 am
The Grout Museum Star Lab
Jun 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
The Grout Museum is bringing their Star Lab to the Library! Learn about constellations, motion in the night sky, and moon phases in their portable planetarium. This program requires quiet concentration, so it may be[...]
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