GRIMES PUBLIC LIBRARY
Events Calendar

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Virtual Self-Care September
Virtual Self-Care September
Sep 1 all-day
Virtual Self-Care September
Now more than ever, it is important to take care of your health and well-being. Every Tuesday during the month of September we will have a virtual self-care program. Most products can be made using[...]
September Take and Make 9:00 am
September Take and Make
Sep 1 @ 9:00 am
September Take and Make
Check out our Pinterest board for additional ideas!                 Pick up your kit staring Sept. 1 All ages Registration Required
GPL Adult Book Club 5:30 pm
GPL Adult Book Club
Sep 1 @ 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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Virtual Family Reading Group
Virtual Family Reading Group
Sep 2 all-day
Virtual Family Reading Group
Join us this fall for a New Family Reading Group! Each month we will read and discuss one popular book series that the whole family can enjoy.  September’s book series is the ever popular, Harry[...]
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Craft Grab Bag
Craft Grab Bag
Sep 3 all-day
Stop by the Library on Thursday, September 3rd and Thursday, September 17th 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
Sep 4 all-day
Virtual Storytime
Join us each Friday for a virtual storytime. Check out our pinterest storytime board for additional craft ideas!                 September Storytimes October 2nd, 2020 – Hello Autumn Storytime[...]
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Virtual Fall Fun with Grimes Public Library
Virtual Fall Fun with Grimes Public Library
Sep 5 all-day
Virtual Fall Fun with Grimes Public Library
Join us virtually this Fall on Saturdays as we get creative with new art projects, crafts, and experiments! Check out our Pinterest Fall Fun Board for more ideas!              [...]
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Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Sep 7 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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Virtual Self-Care September
Virtual Self-Care September
Sep 8 all-day
Virtual Self-Care September
Now more than ever, it is important to take care of your health and well-being. Every Tuesday during the month of September we will have a virtual self-care program. Most products can be made using[...]
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Virtual Family Reading Group
Virtual Family Reading Group
Sep 9 all-day
Virtual Family Reading Group
Join us this fall for a New Family Reading Group! Each month we will read and discuss one popular book series that the whole family can enjoy.  September’s book series is the ever popular, Harry[...]
Virtual Tutoring with the Grimes Public Library 5:00 pm
Virtual Tutoring with the Grimes Public Library
Sep 9 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Virtual Tutoring with the Grimes Public Library
Starting on September 9th, homework help will be offered on Wednesdays, from 5-7 pm. This free tutoring service is offered by a licensed educator.  All tutoring will be done via Zoom. Registration is required. Call[...]
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Family Scavenger Hunt
Family Scavenger Hunt
Sep 10 all-day
Family Scavenger Hunt
Grab your family members and start hunting!  Check out our Scavenger Hunt Pinterest Board for additional ideas.                  Thursday, August 13th: Iowa Scavenger Hunt  Thursday, August 27th: Around[...]
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Virtual Storytime
Virtual Storytime
Sep 11 all-day
Virtual Storytime
Join us each Friday for a virtual storytime. Check out our pinterest storytime board for additional craft ideas!                 September Storytimes October 2nd, 2020 – Hello Autumn Storytime[...]
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Virtual Fall Fun with Grimes Public Library
Virtual Fall Fun with Grimes Public Library
Sep 12 all-day
Virtual Fall Fun with Grimes Public Library
Join us virtually this Fall on Saturdays as we get creative with new art projects, crafts, and experiments! Check out our Pinterest Fall Fun Board for more ideas!              [...]
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Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Sep 14 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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Virtual Self-Care September
Virtual Self-Care September
Sep 15 all-day
Virtual Self-Care September
Now more than ever, it is important to take care of your health and well-being. Every Tuesday during the month of September we will have a virtual self-care program. Most products can be made using[...]
Board Meeting 5:00 pm
Board Meeting
Sep 15 @ 5:00 pm
Board Meeting
 
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Virtual Family Reading Group
Virtual Family Reading Group
Sep 16 all-day
Virtual Family Reading Group
Join us this fall for a New Family Reading Group! Each month we will read and discuss one popular book series that the whole family can enjoy.  September’s book series is the ever popular, Harry[...]
Virtual Tutoring with the Grimes Public Library 5:00 pm
Virtual Tutoring with the Grimes Public Library
Sep 16 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Virtual Tutoring with the Grimes Public Library
Starting on September 9th, homework help will be offered on Wednesdays, from 5-7 pm. This free tutoring service is offered by a licensed educator.  All tutoring will be done via Zoom. Registration is required. Call[...]
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Craft Grab Bag
Craft Grab Bag
Sep 17 all-day
Stop by the Library on Thursday, September 3rd and Thursday, September 17th 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
Sep 18 all-day
Virtual Storytime
Join us each Friday for a virtual storytime. Check out our pinterest storytime board for additional craft ideas!                 September Storytimes October 2nd, 2020 – Hello Autumn Storytime[...]
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Virtual Fall Fun with Grimes Public Library
Virtual Fall Fun with Grimes Public Library
Sep 19 all-day
Virtual Fall Fun with Grimes Public Library
Join us virtually this Fall on Saturdays as we get creative with new art projects, crafts, and experiments! Check out our Pinterest Fall Fun Board for more ideas!              [...]
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Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Sep 21 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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Virtual Self-Care September
Virtual Self-Care September
Sep 22 all-day
Virtual Self-Care September
Now more than ever, it is important to take care of your health and well-being. Every Tuesday during the month of September we will have a virtual self-care program. Most products can be made using[...]
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Virtual Family Reading Group
Virtual Family Reading Group
Sep 23 all-day
Virtual Family Reading Group
Join us this fall for a New Family Reading Group! Each month we will read and discuss one popular book series that the whole family can enjoy.  September’s book series is the ever popular, Harry[...]
Virtual Tutoring with the Grimes Public Library 5:00 pm
Virtual Tutoring with the Grimes Public Library
Sep 23 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Virtual Tutoring with the Grimes Public Library
Starting on September 9th, homework help will be offered on Wednesdays, from 5-7 pm. This free tutoring service is offered by a licensed educator.  All tutoring will be done via Zoom. Registration is required. Call[...]
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Family Scavenger Hunt
Family Scavenger Hunt
Sep 24 all-day
Family Scavenger Hunt
Grab your family members and start hunting!  Check out our Scavenger Hunt Pinterest Board for additional ideas.                  Thursday, August 13th: Iowa Scavenger Hunt  Thursday, August 27th: Around[...]
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Virtual Storytime
Virtual Storytime
Sep 25 all-day
Virtual Storytime
Join us each Friday for a virtual storytime. Check out our pinterest storytime board for additional craft ideas!                 September Storytimes October 2nd, 2020 – Hello Autumn Storytime[...]
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Virtual Fall Fun with Grimes Public Library
Virtual Fall Fun with Grimes Public Library
Sep 26 all-day
Virtual Fall Fun with Grimes Public Library
Join us virtually this Fall on Saturdays as we get creative with new art projects, crafts, and experiments! Check out our Pinterest Fall Fun Board for more ideas!              [...]
Growing the Good Life 10:30 am
Growing the Good Life
Sep 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Growing the Good Life
Join us in the park as we create a Kokedama inspired hanging plant.  Kokedama, translated “moss ball,” is a Japanese form of garden art. The craft of kokedama is a reflection of the Japanese philosophy[...]
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Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Sep 28 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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Virtual Self-Care September
Virtual Self-Care September
Sep 29 all-day
Virtual Self-Care September
Now more than ever, it is important to take care of your health and well-being. Every Tuesday during the month of September we will have a virtual self-care program. Most products can be made using[...]
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Virtual Family Reading Group
Virtual Family Reading Group
Sep 30 all-day
Virtual Family Reading Group
Join us this fall for a New Family Reading Group! Each month we will read and discuss one popular book series that the whole family can enjoy.  September’s book series is the ever popular, Harry[...]
Virtual Tutoring with the Grimes Public Library 5:00 pm
Virtual Tutoring with the Grimes Public Library
Sep 30 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Virtual Tutoring with the Grimes Public Library
Starting on September 9th, homework help will be offered on Wednesdays, from 5-7 pm. This free tutoring service is offered by a licensed educator.  All tutoring will be done via Zoom. Registration is required. Call[...]