GRIMES PUBLIC LIBRARY
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Jan 5 all-day | Jump into January

Jump into January

Join us virtually on Tuesdays this month as we jump into the new year with a new attitude! 2020 was a tough year for everyone so we are going to help you start fresh in 2021. We are going to explore ways to improve our physical and mental health, our nutrition and our outlook on life. Let’s start 2021 off right together!

Check out our Jump into January Pinterest Board for printables, tips & tricks and additional instructions!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tuesday, Jan. 5th: Getting Started with Goal Setting

Tuesday, Jan. 12th: Physical Health 

Tuesday, Jan. 19th: Nutrition 

Tuesday, Jan. 26th: Sticking with It!

Little Librarians
Jan 6 all-day | Little Librarians
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a Librarian? Even though Librarians are surrounded by books, that doesn’t mean they get to read all day – but that doesn’t make it any less fun! Join us each week on grimes.beanstack.org to complete an activity badge and become an honorary Grimes Public Library Librarian!
For 2nd-6th Graders
Virtual Tutoring with the Grimes Public Library
Jan 6 @ 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 Wednesdays from 5-7pm via Zoom or phone! Registration is required.  Call the Library for additional information. 

Check out our Tutoring Pinterest Board for additional tips and tricks 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Subjects covered:

  • English/Language Arts
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Math
  • Essay Review

Registration is required. Call the Library for additional information.

Fun Friday
Fun Friday 12:00 am
Jan 8 all-day | Fun Friday

Nov. 6th:  Learn about historical figures you never knew were librarians!

Nov. 13th:  Fun Friday fact: It is World Kindness Day.  World Kindness Day is celebrated every year on November 13th.  If you are looking for ways to celebrate check out the Inspire Kindness Complete Guide and 13 Ways to Participate page!

Nov. 20th: Thanksgiving Jokes

Nov. 27th: Work off some of those Thanksgiving Calories with this fun dance!

Dec.4th: Check out this DJ Citizen Project from the Library of Congress and test out your mixing skills!!

Dec. 11th: What are librarians really like? You’d be surprised!  Check out this great articles from Brightly, 8 Surprising Facts about your Local Librarian

Dec.18th: Today is the last day of Hanukkah.  Happy Hanukkah! 

Dec.25th: Merry Christmas! and  Kwanzaa begins tomorrow!

Jan. 1st: Happy New Year! Here are some festive quarantine ideas to bring in the new year!

Jan. 8th: Looking to impress your friends and family?  Check out these 35 random trivia facts from Good Housekeeping! 

Jan. 15th: Did you know that Martin Luther King Jr. was born on this day in Atlanta Georgia? Check out this article from The History Channel to learn more about him!

Jan. 22nd:  Is one of your favorite reads coming to the big screen?!  Find out.

Jan. 29th: Groundhog Day is coming up.  Learn about it’s history here.

 

Jan 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm | Virtual Story Grooves

 

Join us for our LIVE virtual story time with lots of movement every Monday at 6:30 pm!

 

Story Grooves Recorded for Jan. 18,2020

 

Find our monthly rhymes/craft/activity ideas 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jan 12 all-day | Jump into January

Jump into January

Join us virtually on Tuesdays this month as we jump into the new year with a new attitude! 2020 was a tough year for everyone so we are going to help you start fresh in 2021. We are going to explore ways to improve our physical and mental health, our nutrition and our outlook on life. Let’s start 2021 off right together!

Check out our Jump into January Pinterest Board for printables, tips & tricks and additional instructions!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tuesday, Jan. 5th: Getting Started with Goal Setting

Tuesday, Jan. 12th: Physical Health 

Tuesday, Jan. 19th: Nutrition 

Tuesday, Jan. 26th: Sticking with It!

Little Librarians
Jan 13 all-day | Little Librarians
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a Librarian? Even though Librarians are surrounded by books, that doesn’t mean they get to read all day – but that doesn’t make it any less fun! Join us each week on grimes.beanstack.org to complete an activity badge and become an honorary Grimes Public Library Librarian!
For 2nd-6th Graders
Virtual Tutoring with the Grimes Public Library
Jan 13 @ 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 Wednesdays from 5-7pm via Zoom or phone! Registration is required.  Call the Library for additional information. 

Check out our Tutoring Pinterest Board for additional tips and tricks 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Subjects covered:

  • English/Language Arts
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Math
  • Essay Review

Registration is required. Call the Library for additional information.

Fun Friday
Fun Friday 12:00 am
Jan 15 all-day | Fun Friday

Nov. 6th:  Learn about historical figures you never knew were librarians!

Nov. 13th:  Fun Friday fact: It is World Kindness Day.  World Kindness Day is celebrated every year on November 13th.  If you are looking for ways to celebrate check out the Inspire Kindness Complete Guide and 13 Ways to Participate page!

Nov. 20th: Thanksgiving Jokes

Nov. 27th: Work off some of those Thanksgiving Calories with this fun dance!

Dec.4th: Check out this DJ Citizen Project from the Library of Congress and test out your mixing skills!!

Dec. 11th: What are librarians really like? You’d be surprised!  Check out this great articles from Brightly, 8 Surprising Facts about your Local Librarian

Dec.18th: Today is the last day of Hanukkah.  Happy Hanukkah! 

Dec.25th: Merry Christmas! and  Kwanzaa begins tomorrow!

Jan. 1st: Happy New Year! Here are some festive quarantine ideas to bring in the new year!

Jan. 8th: Looking to impress your friends and family?  Check out these 35 random trivia facts from Good Housekeeping! 

Jan. 15th: Did you know that Martin Luther King Jr. was born on this day in Atlanta Georgia? Check out this article from The History Channel to learn more about him!

Jan. 22nd:  Is one of your favorite reads coming to the big screen?!  Find out.

Jan. 29th: Groundhog Day is coming up.  Learn about it’s history here.