GRIMES PUBLIC LIBRARY
Events Calendar

Thomas Day
Thomas Day 10:00 am
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am | Thomas Day

If your boiler bubbles with excitement at the whistle of Thomas the Train, then join us for a special event!

Enjoy stories, crafts, snacks, and activities that will get your pistons pumping!

Garden With the Masters
Jul 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am | Garden With the Masters

Join our guest Master Gardeners Rene Leppert and Dan Norris at the Grimes Community Complex to learn about the public gardens in Polk County maintained by the Polk County Master Gardeners.  They will also give an overview on flower and plant identification.

Please click here to reserve your spot today.

Jul 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm | Mondays at the Movies

Join us each Monday at 2pm throughout Summer Reading for a free movie and popcorn.

June 5 Sing (110 min.)

June 12 Toy Story (81 min.)

June 19 Moana (113 min.)

June 26 Peter Pan (77 min.)

July 3 The Great Mouse Detective (77 min.)

July 10 Zootopia (110 min.)

July 17 Dumbo (64 min.)

July 24 The Neverending Story (130 min.)

 

Move and Groove
Jul 24 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm | Move and Groove

Get your groove on!  Join Kelly for music, dancing, imagination yoga, and a story!  Children under 5 must be accompanied by an adult.

Ages 2 + recommended

Toddler Time
Jul 25 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am | Toddler Time

Sing songs, listen to stories, and make a simple craft with friends at the library! Recommended for ages 18 months to 3 years old, with a caregiver. No registration required.

Toddler Time
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am | Toddler Time

Sing songs, listen to stories, and make a simple craft with friends at the library! Recommended for ages 18 months to 3 years old, with a caregiver. No registration required.

Build a Robotic Hand!
Jul 25 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm | Build a Robotic Hand!

Join us July 25th @3-4pm as we discover how robotics are helping those in need.

We will learn about advances in robotic technology and the next-generation of prosthetic s being created.

Then we will have the opportunity to create our own robotic hands!

Preschool Storytime
Jul 26 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am | Preschool Storytime

Preschoolers ages 3 to 5 years are invited to join us as we share stories, rhymes, songs, games and crafts. No registration required.

Preschool Storytime
Jul 26 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am | Preschool Storytime

Preschoolers ages 3 to 5 years are invited to join us as we share stories, rhymes, songs, games and crafts. No registration required.

Storytime
Storytime 6:30 pm
Jul 27 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm | Storytime

Bring your family and join us to listen to stories, sing songs, and make a craft. For all ages. No registration required.