GRIMES PUBLIC LIBRARY
Events Calendar

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Scratch Art – Make and Take Craft
Scratch Art – Make and Take Craft
Aug 1 all-day
Scratch Art - Make and Take Craft
This Make and Take Craft is for school aged kids and includes everything you need to create your own scratch artwork. Craft kits are available starting at the first of the month and must be[...]
Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Aug 1 all-day
Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Check here for a new activity each week you can do at home! August 29, 2020 https://youtu.be/J8-cVHs5zYQ August 22, 2020 Exercise your logic with chess.  Never played, no problem!  Check out Chesskid.com, a FREE and[...]
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Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Aug 3 all-day
Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Make your own Dancing Props at Home: Scarves:  Use towels or washcloths Shakers:  place dry rice, beans, or small toys inside a cardboard or plastic container and seal it with tape Dance with your favorite[...]
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GPL Adult Book Club 5:30 pm
GPL Adult Book Club
Aug 4 @ 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm
GPL Adult Book Club
This book club is for ages 18+ and meets the first Tuesday evening of every month. If the Library is closed on the first Tuesday for a holiday, book club will be held on the[...]
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Craft Grab Bag
Craft Grab Bag
Aug 6 all-day
Craft Grab Bag
Stop by the Library on Thursday, August 6th and Thursday, August 20th and pick up your mystery craft grab bag! We will include ideas on what you could create with your mystery items or you[...]
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Virtual Storytime
Virtual Storytime
Aug 7 all-day
Virtual Storytime
Join us each Friday for a virtual storytime. August 28, 2020 August 21, 2020 August 14, 2020  Storytime Video August 7, 2020 Storytime Video July 3, 2020 – Weather Storytime Plan July 10, 2020 –[...]
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Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Aug 8 all-day
Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Check here for a new activity each week you can do at home! August 29, 2020 https://youtu.be/J8-cVHs5zYQ August 22, 2020 Exercise your logic with chess.  Never played, no problem!  Check out Chesskid.com, a FREE and[...]
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10
Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Aug 10 all-day
Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Make your own Dancing Props at Home: Scarves:  Use towels or washcloths Shakers:  place dry rice, beans, or small toys inside a cardboard or plastic container and seal it with tape Dance with your favorite[...]
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Family Scavenger Hunt
Family Scavenger Hunt
Aug 13 all-day
Family Scavenger Hunt
Grab your family members and start hunting! Lists will be available at the library and online. Win a prize just for trying! Call the library for curbside pickup. Thursday, August 13th: All About Iowa  [...]
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Virtual Storytime
Virtual Storytime
Aug 14 all-day
Virtual Storytime
Join us each Friday for a virtual storytime. August 28, 2020 August 21, 2020 August 14, 2020  Storytime Video August 7, 2020 Storytime Video July 3, 2020 – Weather Storytime Plan July 10, 2020 –[...]
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Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Aug 15 all-day
Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Check here for a new activity each week you can do at home! August 29, 2020 https://youtu.be/J8-cVHs5zYQ August 22, 2020 Exercise your logic with chess.  Never played, no problem!  Check out Chesskid.com, a FREE and[...]
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17
Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Aug 17 all-day
Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Make your own Dancing Props at Home: Scarves:  Use towels or washcloths Shakers:  place dry rice, beans, or small toys inside a cardboard or plastic container and seal it with tape Dance with your favorite[...]
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20
Craft Grab Bag
Craft Grab Bag
Aug 20 all-day
Craft Grab Bag
Stop by the Library on Thursday, August 6th and Thursday, August 20th and pick up your mystery craft grab bag! We will include ideas on what you could create with your mystery items or you[...]
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Virtual Storytime
Virtual Storytime
Aug 21 all-day
Virtual Storytime
Join us each Friday for a virtual storytime. August 28, 2020 August 21, 2020 August 14, 2020  Storytime Video August 7, 2020 Storytime Video July 3, 2020 – Weather Storytime Plan July 10, 2020 –[...]
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Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Aug 22 all-day
Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Check here for a new activity each week you can do at home! August 29, 2020 https://youtu.be/J8-cVHs5zYQ August 22, 2020 Exercise your logic with chess.  Never played, no problem!  Check out Chesskid.com, a FREE and[...]
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24
Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Aug 24 all-day
Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Make your own Dancing Props at Home: Scarves:  Use towels or washcloths Shakers:  place dry rice, beans, or small toys inside a cardboard or plastic container and seal it with tape Dance with your favorite[...]
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Family Scavenger Hunt
Family Scavenger Hunt
Aug 27 all-day
Family Scavenger Hunt
Grab your family members and start hunting! Lists will be available at the library and online. Win a prize just for trying! Call the library for curbside pickup. Thursday, August 13th: All About Iowa  [...]
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Virtual Storytime
Virtual Storytime
Aug 28 all-day
Virtual Storytime
Join us each Friday for a virtual storytime. August 28, 2020 August 21, 2020 August 14, 2020  Storytime Video August 7, 2020 Storytime Video July 3, 2020 – Weather Storytime Plan July 10, 2020 –[...]
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Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Aug 29 all-day
Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Check here for a new activity each week you can do at home! August 29, 2020 https://youtu.be/J8-cVHs5zYQ August 22, 2020 Exercise your logic with chess.  Never played, no problem!  Check out Chesskid.com, a FREE and[...]
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Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Aug 31 all-day
Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Make your own Dancing Props at Home: Scarves:  Use towels or washcloths Shakers:  place dry rice, beans, or small toys inside a cardboard or plastic container and seal it with tape Dance with your favorite[...]