GRIMES PUBLIC LIBRARY
Events Calendar

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Rocket Readers Book Club 3:45 pm
Rocket Readers Book Club
Apr 4 @ 3:45 pm – 4:45 pm
Rocket Readers Book Club
Upper elementary and middle school readers are encouraged to join us as we discuss this year’s All Iowa Kids Read book, Ghost by Jason Reynolds. Copies will be available behind the desk.
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Crazy 8s Math Club 4:00 pm
Crazy 8s Math Club
Apr 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Crazy 8s Math Club
Crazy 8s is an over-the-top after-school club that’s designed to get kids fired up about math. Every week kids get to build stuff, run and jump, make music, and make a mess all while learning[...]
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Tail Waggin’ Readers 9:00 am
Tail Waggin’ Readers
Apr 7 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Tail Waggin' Readers
Improve your reading skills and make a new friend by reading aloud to a therapy dog! Students in 1st through 5th grade may sign up for a 20 minute time slot to read to a[...]
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Early Out Adventures: Be the Bees 1:30 pm
Early Out Adventures: Be the Bees
Apr 11 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Early Out Adventures: Be the Bees
Early Out Adventures are for school aged kids during early dismissals. Ever wonder how bees make honey? Educators from Teachers Going Green will lead us in a game that shows how pollination works and the[...]
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Crazy 8s Math Club 4:00 pm
Crazy 8s Math Club
Apr 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Crazy 8s Math Club
Crazy 8s is an over-the-top after-school club that’s designed to get kids fired up about math. Every week kids get to build stuff, run and jump, make music, and make a mess all while learning[...]
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Special Access Browsing 6:00 pm
Special Access Browsing
Apr 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Special Access Browsing
To better fit our Patrons’ busy schedules, Special Access browsing has moved to 6pm on the second Friday of each month. We will stay open until 7pm to offer an hour of quiet(er) browsing. Anyone with[...]
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Edible Earth! 4:00 pm
Edible Earth!
Apr 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Edible Earth!
EDIBLE EARTH! Wednesday, April 18th @4-5pm Help us celebrate spring the right way!  Join us as we make our very own tasty terrariums and birds nest.  All materials will be edible!
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Crazy 8s Math Club 4:00 pm
Crazy 8s Math Club
Apr 19 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Crazy 8s Math Club
Crazy 8s is an over-the-top after-school club that’s designed to get kids fired up about math. Every week kids get to build stuff, run and jump, make music, and make a mess all while learning[...]
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Piggy Banks 2:00 pm
Piggy Banks
Apr 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Piggy Banks
It’s Money Smart Week! Practice your money math and paint your own take-home cardboard bank.  All ages.
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Crazy 8s Math Club 4:00 pm
Crazy 8s Math Club
Apr 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Crazy 8s Math Club
Crazy 8s is an over-the-top after-school club that’s designed to get kids fired up about math. Every week kids get to build stuff, run and jump, make music, and make a mess all while learning[...]
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Engineer Academy 1:00 pm
Engineer Academy
Apr 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Engineer Academy
Can YOU  Build A… Strong paper bridge? Boat that floats? Spinning wind turbine? Ages 5 +  
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