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Tail Waggin Readers

Saturday, July 13, 2024 at 9:00am - 11:00am
Storytime Room at Grimes Public Library
Program Type:
Reading Skills
Age Group:
School-Aged
Tail Waggin' Readers:

Strengthen your reading skills! Register for 15 minutes of reading aloud and 5 minutes of play with a therapy dog. Your child may bring their own book to read or come a few minutes...

Event Details:

REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Library Branch: Grimes Public Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: School-Aged
Program Type: Reading Skills
Event Details:

Strengthen your reading skills! Register for 15 minutes of reading aloud and 5 minutes of play with a therapy dog. Your child may bring their own book to read or come a few minutes early to choose a library book. If your child is able, we encourage them to attend this program on their own. Parents are free to wait in the Library. Registration is required. 

Iowa Investors Club Meeting

Saturday, July 13, 2024 at 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Meeting Room A at Grimes Public Library
Purpose of Meeting:

A meeting of the Iowa Investors Club.

This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Grimes Public Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Purpose of Meeting

A meeting of the Iowa Investors Club.

Katie Study

Sunday, July 14, 2024 at 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Study Room 3 at Grimes Public Library
Purpose of Meeting:

Study

This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Grimes Public Library
Room: Study Room 3
Purpose of Meeting

Study

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Growing the Good Life

Sunday, July 14, 2024 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room A/B at Grimes Public Library
Program Type:
Other, Workshop
Age Group:
Adults
Growing the Good Life:

This ongoing series provides opportunities to learn about crafts, food, and gardening while also allowing for hands-on practice. 

Event Details:

Join us on Sunday, July 14th at 2 pm for this month’s Growing the Good Life.  We will discuss Aromatherapy Gardens.  Creating an aromatherapy garden is a wonderful way to...

Open
Required
Library Branch: Grimes Public Library
Room: Meeting Room A/B
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other, Workshop
Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:

This ongoing series provides opportunities to learn about crafts, food, and gardening while also allowing for hands-on practice. 

Join us on Sunday, July 14th at 2 pm for this month’s Growing the Good Life.  We will discuss Aromatherapy Gardens.  Creating an aromatherapy garden is a wonderful way to enjoy the therapeutic benefits of fragrant plants.  Learn abo

Katie Study

Sunday, July 14, 2024 at 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Study Room 3 at Grimes Public Library
Purpose of Meeting:

Study

This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Grimes Public Library
Room: Study Room 3
Purpose of Meeting

Study

Deitrick

Monday, July 15, 2024 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Study Room 5 at Grimes Public Library
Purpose of Meeting:

Tutoring

This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Grimes Public Library
Room: Study Room 5
Purpose of Meeting

Tutoring

Lichty Tutor

Monday, July 15, 2024 at 9:45am - 10:45am
Study Room 4 at Grimes Public Library
Purpose of Meeting:

Tutor

This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Grimes Public Library
Room: Study Room 4
Purpose of Meeting

Tutor

This event is in the "School-Aged" group.

Quidditch Practice

Monday, July 15, 2024 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Parking Lot at Grimes Public Library
Program Type:
Special Event
Age Group:
School-Aged
Event Details:

Help us kick off Harry Potter week with a Quidditch practice. Race on your broom, toss the quaffle, and break open the golden snitch pinata! This event will be held outside in the ...

Library Branch: Grimes Public Library
Room: Parking Lot
Age Group: School-Aged
Program Type: Special Event
Event Details:

Help us kick off Harry Potter week with a Quidditch practice. Race on your broom, toss the quaffle, and break open the golden snitch pinata! This event will be held outside in the grass west of the library.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adult Not Required

Children and teens aged 6 and older may be left unattended at library activities, however we encourage parents to attend with children who may need additional assistance with the activity. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Community Coffee

Monday, July 15, 2024 at 10:00am - 12:00pm
2nd Floor Fireplace at Grimes Public Library
Program Type:
Other
Age Group:
Adults
Community Coffee:

Patrons are encouraged to come and go as their schedule allows during these unstructured morning gatherings at the Library. The Library provides coffee, games, newspapers, and more...

Event Details:

Offered First and Third Monday of each month.

Library Branch: Grimes Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Fireplace
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Event Details:

Patrons are encouraged to come and go as their schedule allows during these unstructured morning gatherings at the Library. The Library provides coffee, games, newspapers, and more for patrons to enjoy during this leisurely time at the library.

Offered First and Third Monday of each month.

Summer Tutoring

Monday, July 15, 2024 at 10:00am - 12:00pm
Study Room 3 at Grimes Public Library
Purpose of Meeting:

SUMMER TUTORING

This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Grimes Public Library
Room: Study Room 3
Purpose of Meeting

SUMMER TUTORING

Summer Tutoring

Monday, July 15, 2024 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Study Room 3 at Grimes Public Library
Purpose of Meeting:

SUMMER TUTORING

This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Grimes Public Library
Room: Study Room 3
Purpose of Meeting

SUMMER TUTORING

Chevalia Run Board Meeting

Monday, July 15, 2024 at 6:15pm - 7:30pm
Meeting Room B at Grimes Public Library
Purpose of Meeting:

Chevalia Run Board of Directors bi-monthly

This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Grimes Public Library
Room: Meeting Room B
Purpose of Meeting

Chevalia Run Board of Directors bi-monthly

This event is in the "Birth to Pre-K" group.

Storytime

Monday, July 15, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Storytime Room at Grimes Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Birth to Pre-K
Storytime:

Songs, rhymes, books, and activities designed to be developmentally appropriate for ages 2-5, but any age is welcome to attend. 

Library Branch: Grimes Public Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Birth to Pre-K
Program Type: Storytime

Songs, rhymes, books, and activities designed to be developmentally appropriate for ages 2-5, but any age is welcome to attend. 

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adult Required

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Birth to Pre-K" group.

Baby Storytime

Tuesday, July 16, 2024 at 9:00am - 9:30am
Storytime Room at Grimes Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Birth to Pre-K
Baby Storytime:

Songs, rhymes, books, and activities designed to be developmentally appropriate for ages birth-24 months, but older children are welcome to attend. 

Library Branch: Grimes Public Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Birth to Pre-K
Program Type: Storytime

Songs, rhymes, books, and activities designed to be developmentally appropriate for ages birth-24 months, but older children are welcome to attend. 

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adult Required

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Lost Tools of Writing Workshop

Tuesday, July 16, 2024 at 10:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room A at Grimes Public Library
Purpose of Meeting:

Lost Tools of Writing Workshop

This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Grimes Public Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Purpose of Meeting

Lost Tools of Writing Workshop

Amy

Tuesday, July 16, 2024 at 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Study Room 2 at Grimes Public Library
Purpose of Meeting:

ESL

This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Grimes Public Library
Room: Study Room 2
Purpose of Meeting

ESL

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Check Out What's Cooking

Tuesday, July 16, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Meeting Room C/D at Grimes Public Library
Program Type:
Health & Wellness, Other, Workshop
Age Group:
Adults
Check Out What's Cooking at the Library:

Join us for this interactive cooking series where we will highlight delicious recipes from cookbooks in our collection. A library staff member will demonstrate how to make the dish...

Event Details:

Everyone loves a basic grilled cheese sandwich, but there's so many ways to shake things up by using ingredient swaps and delicious additions. Join us and learn some fun ways to ma...

Open
Required
Library Branch: Grimes Public Library
Room: Meeting Room C/D
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Other, Workshop
Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:

Join us for this interactive cooking series where we will highlight delicious recipes from cookbooks in our collection. A library staff member will demonstrate how to make the dishes with patron participation. Supplies are provided and registration is required. 

Everyone loves a basic grilled cheese sandwich, but there's so many ways to shake things up by using ingredient swaps and delicious additions. Join us and learn some fun ways to make your favorite sandwich a bit more gourmet.

 

Disclaimer(s)

Food Program

We cannot guarantee that food programs at the library will be free of allergens. Please contact library staff to further discuss food allergy concerns.

This event is in the "Birth to Pre-K" group.

Storytime

Wednesday, July 17, 2024 at 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime Room at Grimes Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Birth to Pre-K
Storytime:

Songs, rhymes, books, and activities designed to be developmentally appropriate for ages 2-5, but any age is welcome to attend. 

Library Branch: Grimes Public Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Birth to Pre-K
Program Type: Storytime

Songs, rhymes, books, and activities designed to be developmentally appropriate for ages 2-5, but any age is welcome to attend. 

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adult Required

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Jenny Galvin

Wednesday, July 17, 2024 at 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Study Room 3 at Grimes Public Library
Purpose of Meeting:

Tutoring

This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Grimes Public Library
Room: Study Room 3
Purpose of Meeting

Tutoring

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Summer Movies: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

Wednesday, July 17, 2024 at 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room C/D at Grimes Public Library
Program Type:
Movie
Age Group:
All Ages
Event Details:

Join us at the Library for a weekly indoor family friendly movie and popcorn. 

Library Branch: Grimes Public Library
Room: Meeting Room C/D
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Movie
Event Details:

Join us at the Library for a weekly indoor family friendly movie and popcorn. 

City of Grimes Tree Board

Wednesday, July 17, 2024 at 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room A at Grimes Public Library
Purpose of Meeting:

Meeting

This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Grimes Public Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Purpose of Meeting

Meeting

This event is in the "Birth to Pre-K" group.

Storytime

Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime Room at Grimes Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Birth to Pre-K
Storytime:

Songs, rhymes, books, and activities designed to be developmentally appropriate for ages 2-5, but any age is welcome to attend. 

Library Branch: Grimes Public Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Birth to Pre-K
Program Type: Storytime

Songs, rhymes, books, and activities designed to be developmentally appropriate for ages 2-5, but any age is welcome to attend. 

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adult Required

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Beaverbrooke HOA board meeting

Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Meeting Room B at Grimes Public Library
Purpose of Meeting:

Board meeting

This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Grimes Public Library
Room: Meeting Room B
Purpose of Meeting

Board meeting