GRIMES PUBLIC LIBRARY
Events Calendar

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Little Explorers 10:00 am
Little Explorers
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Little Explorers
Bring your little explorer for space-themed sensory activities. Held outside (weather permitting) and geared for ages 6 and under. Available first Saturday of both June and July at 10am.
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One on One: Address an Official 5:30 pm
One on One: Address an Official
Jun 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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Governors Day Bingo 6:00 pm
Governors Day Bingo
Jun 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join the Friends of the Grimes Public Library for Governor’s Day Bingo! Bingo will be played in the parking lot in front of the library. Rain location: inside the library. We will have over $4,000[...]
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Storytime in the Park 10:00 am
Storytime in the Park
Jun 10 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Storytime in the Park
Join the Library and Parks Departments for a special all-ages storytime followed by outdoor play. Walk to your local playground, or discover a new neighborhood park. A limited selection of books will be available for[...]
Mondays at the Movies 2:00 pm
Mondays at the Movies
Jun 10 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Mondays at the Movies
Join us each Monday at 2pm for a free movie and popcorn! June 10 Hotel Transylvania 3 Summer Vacation (120 min.) PG June 17 Ralph Breaks the Internet (112 min.) PG June 24 Beauty and[...]
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Needles and Thread 1:00 pm
Needles and Thread
Jun 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Needles and Thread
Part of our Makerspace Series: Join us each week as we use the Library’s makerspace to explore new ways to tinker. All ages welcome, however, some activities may be geared toward older children. Explore our[...]
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Stomp Rockets 10:00 am
Stomp Rockets
Jun 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Stomp Rockets
Get both creative and physical by making your own stomp rocket and launching it into the sky! All ages. Registration required. Register here.
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Storytime in the Park 10:00 am
Storytime in the Park
Jun 17 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Storytime in the Park
Join the Library and Parks Departments for a special all-ages storytime followed by outdoor play. Walk to your local playground, or discover a new neighborhood park. A limited selection of books will be available for[...]
Mondays at the Movies 2:00 pm
Mondays at the Movies
Jun 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Mondays at the Movies
Join us each Monday at 2pm for a free movie and popcorn! June 10 Hotel Transylvania 3 Summer Vacation (120 min.) PG June 17 Ralph Breaks the Internet (112 min.) PG June 24 Beauty and[...]
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Feel the Heat 1:00 pm
Feel the Heat
Jun 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Feel the Heat
Part of our Makerspace Series: Join us each week as we use the Library’s makerspace to explore new ways to tinker. All ages welcome, however, some activities may be geared toward older children. Apply heat[...]
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Star Lab 1:00 pm
Star Lab
Jun 21 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
Star Lab
Experience the night sky like never before by entering the Star Lab: an inflatable, digital planetarium. Ages 7+. Held in the Grimes Community Complex Gym and provided by Heartland AEA and Dallas County Conservation. Star[...]
Star Lab 2:00 pm
Star Lab
Jun 21 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Star Lab
Experience the night sky like never before by entering the Star Lab: an inflatable, digital planetarium. Ages 7+. Held in the Grimes Community Complex Gym and provided by Heartland AEA and Dallas County Conservation. Star[...]
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Spanish Storytime 10:00 am
Spanish Storytime
Jun 22 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Spanish Storytime
Whether you are a native speaker, or looking to learn, you’ll love our Spanish Storytime! All ages and families welcome. Cuentos en español. Todas las edades son bienvenidas.
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Storytime in the Park 10:00 am
Storytime in the Park
Jun 24 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Storytime in the Park
Join the Library and Parks Departments for a special all-ages storytime followed by outdoor play. Walk to your local playground, or discover a new neighborhood park. A limited selection of books will be available for[...]
Mondays at the Movies 2:00 pm
Mondays at the Movies
Jun 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Mondays at the Movies
Join us each Monday at 2pm for a free movie and popcorn! June 10 Hotel Transylvania 3 Summer Vacation (120 min.) PG June 17 Ralph Breaks the Internet (112 min.) PG June 24 Beauty and[...]
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Construction Zone 1:00 pm
Construction Zone
Jun 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Construction Zone
Part of our Makerspace Series: Join us each week as we use the Library’s makerspace to explore new ways to tinker. All ages welcome, however, some activities may be geared toward older children. Engineer something[...]
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Ruby Reads 9:30 am
Ruby Reads
Jun 26 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Ruby Reads
Join Ruby the stuffed red panda for one of her favorite stories and meet some live animal friends from Blank Park Zoo’s Education Department. Geared for ages 2-4. Same storytime offered at 9am and 10:30am.
Ruby Reads 10:00 am
Ruby Reads
Jun 26 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Ruby Reads
Join Ruby the stuffed red panda for one of her favorite stories and meet some live animal friends from Blank Park Zoo’s Education Department. Geared for ages 2-4. Same storytime offered at 9am and 10:30am.
MAGIC of Tim Stolba 2:00 pm
MAGIC of Tim Stolba
Jun 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
MAGIC of Tim Stolba
Join us for a comedy and magic show for the whole family!
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Otherworldly Animal Adaptations 3:00 pm
Otherworldly Animal Adaptations
Jun 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Otherworldly Animal Adaptations
Just as an astronaut needs a spacesuit in space, animals have found ways to survive their environments. Meet animals from Blank Park Zoo’s Education Departments and learn about their otherworldly adaptations. All ages.
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Play with Your Food 10:00 am
Play with Your Food
Jun 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Play with Your Food
Join us on Saturday, June 29th 10-11 am as we create edible artwork and experience some edible sensory play.  All ages are welcome!
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