GRIMES PUBLIC LIBRARY
Events Calendar

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!

End of Summer Reading -Teen Party!!!
Jul 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm | End of Summer Reading -Teen Party!!!

Join us for the Summer Reading Teen Party!!

July 28th @6-8pm

There will be games, activities and a dessert bar!

Grand Prize Raffle winners announced.

Please register online

Jul 29 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am | Friends of the Library Fun Run and 5K

Join us for the second annual Friends of the Grimes Public Library Fun Run and 5K. The race will take place this year at the South Sports Complex.  Fun Run ($10) starts at 8:30am and 5K ($30) at 9:00am. T-shirts available through July 15. Register here.

Volunteer Hour
Aug 10 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm | Volunteer Hour

Looking for volunteer hours? On the second Thursday of each month, teens are invited to help plan and prepare for upcoming library events while earning hours towards getting their Silver Cord.

Ages 12-18

No registration

Aug 21 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm | Solar Eclipse Day

The moon will be covering the sun!  Yes, really!  Scientists are calling this solar eclipse the “Great American Eclipse.”

It’s the first of its kind to happen in over 100 years!  Don’t miss it!

Join us for fun and interactive learning stations for all ages!

All Ages

Volunteer Hour
Sep 14 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm | Volunteer Hour

Looking for volunteer hours? On the second Thursday of each month, teens are invited to help plan and prepare for upcoming library events while earning hours towards getting their Silver Cord.

Ages 12-18

No registration

Volunteer Hour
Oct 12 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm | Volunteer Hour

Looking for volunteer hours? On the second Thursday of each month, teens are invited to help plan and prepare for upcoming library events while earning hours towards getting their Silver Cord.

Ages 12-18

No registration

Volunteer Hour
Nov 9 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm | Volunteer Hour

Looking for volunteer hours? On the second Thursday of each month, teens are invited to help plan and prepare for upcoming library events while earning hours towards getting their Silver Cord.

Ages 12-18

No registration

Volunteer Hour
Dec 14 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm | Volunteer Hour

Looking for volunteer hours? On the second Thursday of each month, teens are invited to help plan and prepare for upcoming library events while earning hours towards getting their Silver Cord.

Ages 12-18

No registration

Volunteer Hour
Jan 11 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm | Volunteer Hour

Looking for volunteer hours? On the second Thursday of each month, teens are invited to help plan and prepare for upcoming library events while earning hours towards getting their Silver Cord.

Ages 12-18

No registration