GRIMES PUBLIC LIBRARY
Events Calendar

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Tail Waggin’ Readers 9:00 am
Tail Waggin’ Readers
Dec 1 @ 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[...]
Anime Club 1:00 pm
Anime Club
Dec 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Anime Club
Anime Club Saturday, December 1st @1-2:30pm. Join us for anime episodes, crafts and snacks! Episodes rated TV13+
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Move and Groove 6:30 pm
Move and Groove
Dec 3 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
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
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Toddler Time 9:30 am
Toddler Time
Dec 4 @ 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 10:00 am
Toddler Time
Dec 4 @ 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.
GPL Adult Book Club 5:30 pm
GPL Adult Book Club
Dec 4 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 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[...]
One on One: Address an Official 5:30 pm
One on One: Address an Official
Dec 4 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
One on One: Address an Official
Drop in anytime between 5:30 and 8pm to bend the ear of a Grimes City Council member. Share your thoughts, concerns, and ideas for the future of Grimes. We are here for you! No registration[...]
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Preschool Storytime 9:30 am
Preschool Storytime
Dec 5 @ 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 10:00 am
Preschool Storytime
Dec 5 @ 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.
Early Out Adventures: Holiday Ornaments 1:30 pm
Early Out Adventures: Holiday Ornaments
Dec 5 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Early Out Adventures: Holiday Ornaments
Early Out Adventures are for school aged kids during early dismissals. This week we will make festive crafts for all ages!
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Ask-A-Counselor 5:30 pm
Ask-A-Counselor
Dec 6 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Register for a 30-minute time slot with Maxx Godsey from Renewal Conciliation Services. sit down for a free consultation to determine the best option for resolving your internal or relationship conflict. Offered the first Thursday[...]
Storytime 6:30 pm
Storytime
Dec 6 @ 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.
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Storytime 10:00 am
Storytime
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Storytime
All ages are welcome to come and share stories, songs and a simple craft with other library friends.
Baby Lapsit 11:00 am
Baby Lapsit
Dec 7 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Baby Lapsit
Bring your baby and sing songs, play games, and socialize with other babies and their caregivers. Recommended for birth through 18 months. No registration required.
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Gingerbread House Workshops! 1:00 pm
Gingerbread House Workshops!
Dec 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Gingerbread House Workshops!
Gingerbread House Workshops! December 8th, 15th and 22nd  at 1pm Build and decorate your own edible house! All Ages. Registration required.
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Move and Groove 6:30 pm
Move and Groove
Dec 10 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
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
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Toddler Time 9:30 am
Toddler Time
Dec 11 @ 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 10:00 am
Toddler Time
Dec 11 @ 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.
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Preschool Storytime 9:30 am
Preschool Storytime
Dec 12 @ 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 10:00 am
Preschool Storytime
Dec 12 @ 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.
Hook Nook 6:00 pm
Hook Nook
Dec 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Hook Nook
Hook Nook is a series of 5 classes that build on one another. All skill levels are welcome and participants are encouraged to self pace. Each month, Kylie will teach a new crochet stitch. The[...]
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Holiday Felt Ornaments 4:00 pm
Holiday Felt Ornaments
Dec 13 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Holiday Felt Ornaments
Holiday Felt Ornaments Thursday, Dec. 13th @4-5pm Join us as we learn how to hand sew small holiday ornaments. Bring your creativity and we will provide the supplies! Ages 10+ Registration required
Storytime 6:30 pm
Storytime
Dec 13 @ 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.
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Storytime 10:00 am
Storytime
Dec 14 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Storytime
All ages are welcome to come and share stories, songs and a simple craft with other library friends.
Baby Lapsit 11:00 am
Baby Lapsit
Dec 14 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Baby Lapsit
Bring your baby and sing songs, play games, and socialize with other babies and their caregivers. Recommended for birth through 18 months. No registration required.
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Gingerbread House Workshops! 1:00 pm
Gingerbread House Workshops!
Dec 15 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Gingerbread House Workshops!
Gingerbread House Workshops! December 8th, 15th and 22nd  at 1pm Build and decorate your own edible house! All Ages. Registration required.
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Ask-a-Lawyer 5:45 pm
Ask-a-Lawyer
Dec 17 @ 5:45 pm – 7:45 pm
Ask-a-Lawyer
Register for a 15 minute time slot with Cynthia Letsch from Letsch Law Firm. Get advice on whether you have a legal issue that is worth pursuing and assistance finding a lawyer who can help[...]
Move and Groove 6:30 pm
Move and Groove
Dec 17 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
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
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Toddler Time 9:30 am
Toddler Time
Dec 18 @ 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 10:00 am
Toddler Time
Dec 18 @ 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.
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Preschool Storytime 9:30 am
Preschool Storytime
Dec 19 @ 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 10:00 am
Preschool Storytime
Dec 19 @ 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.
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Storytime 6:30 pm
Storytime
Dec 20 @ 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.
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Storytime 10:00 am
Storytime
Dec 21 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Storytime
All ages are welcome to come and share stories, songs and a simple craft with other library friends.
Baby Lapsit 11:00 am
Baby Lapsit
Dec 21 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Baby Lapsit
Bring your baby and sing songs, play games, and socialize with other babies and their caregivers. Recommended for birth through 18 months. No registration required.
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Gingerbread House Workshops! 1:00 pm
Gingerbread House Workshops!
Dec 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Gingerbread House Workshops!
Gingerbread House Workshops! December 8th, 15th and 22nd  at 1pm Build and decorate your own edible house! All Ages. Registration required.
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BAD Art 3:00 pm
BAD Art
Dec 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
BAD Art
Can you create art so amazing, it’s BAD?! Bring your creative side Use our supplies Ages 9+
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Snowtastic Crafts 10:00 am
Snowtastic Crafts
Dec 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Snowtastic Crafts
Stop in and play on Friday, Dec. 28th from 10am -Noon as we make some snow crafts and enjoy some winter sensory play! All Ages are welcome.
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Noon Year’s Eve! 11:00 am
Noon Year’s Eve!
Dec 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Noon Year's Eve!
Get ready for the New Year with a countdown party! Join us for snacks, dancing, crafts, and a balloon drop! All ages.
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