GRIMES PUBLIC LIBRARY
Events Calendar

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CriCut Crafting 4:00 pm
CriCut Crafting
Nov 1 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
CriCut Crafting
Take your crafts to the next level with the Library’s CriCut Machine! Learn how this fantastic machine cuts stencils, vinyl lettering, and words/figures for scrap booking, and get new ideas to spice up your home[...]
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Tail Waggin’ Readers 9:00 am
Tail Waggin’ Readers
Nov 2 @ 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[...]
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Library Tutoring 5:00 pm
Library Tutoring
Nov 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Library Tutoring
What: FREE tutoring in the areas of Reading, Writing, Math (elementary), research papers and correct citations, study skills, social skills, test taking skills, and/or homework help. Who: Our staff tutor, Christine, has 23 years of[...]
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CriCut Crafting 4:00 pm
CriCut Crafting
Nov 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
CriCut Crafting
Take your crafts to the next level with the Library’s CriCut Machine! Learn how this fantastic machine cuts stencils, vinyl lettering, and words/figures for scrap booking, and get new ideas to spice up your home[...]
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Spanish Storytime 10:00 am
Spanish Storytime
Nov 9 @ 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.
Kids Read 1:00 pm
Kids Read
Nov 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Kids Read
Join us for this beginners book club for K-2nd grade readers. Read any sports book this month and come ready for discussion and activities. Small snack provided.
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ASL Basics 4:30 pm
ASL Basics
Nov 13 @ 4:30 pm – 5:15 pm
ASL Basics
Join this monthly community-led group spreading awareness of and teaching basic ASL skills to early learners. Ages 3+.
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Finger Knitting 4:00 pm
Finger Knitting
Nov 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Finger Knitting
Finger Knitting Join us on Thursday, Nov. 14th @4-5pm as we learn how to finger knit! Ages 8+
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The Great Turkey Escape 5:30 pm
The Great Turkey Escape
Nov 16 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
The Great Turkey Escape
An after-hours Escape Room Challenge: Can your flock escape before the Thanksgiving Harvest? Pizza will be served Ages 10 + Registration Required
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Breaker Space: Break It then Make It 4:00 pm
Breaker Space: Break It then Make It
Nov 19 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Breaker Space: Break It then Make It
Breaker Space: Break It & Make It Join us on Tuesday, Nov. 19th @4-5:30pm as we disassemble old technology with the tools from our Makerspace.  Participants will then have the opportunity to build a new[...]
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Early Out Adventures: Pint Size Science – Engineering 1:30 pm
Early Out Adventures: Pint Size Science – Engineering
Nov 20 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Early Out Adventures: Pint Size Science - Engineering
Early Out Adventures are for school ages kids during early dismissals. This week, explore the power of wind as we build sail cars and explore how shape, angle, and size of the sail affect the[...]
Library Tutoring 5:00 pm
Library Tutoring
Nov 20 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Library Tutoring
What: FREE tutoring in the areas of Reading, Writing, Math (elementary), research papers and correct citations, study skills, social skills, test taking skills, and/or homework help. Who: Our staff tutor, Christine, has 23 years of[...]
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POKÉMON PARTY 4:00 pm
POKÉMON PARTY
Nov 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
POKÉMON  PARTY
Gaming and crafts! Bring your cards! Ages 7 + Please Register
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Adult Game Night: Code Names 6:00 pm
Adult Game Night: Code Names
Nov 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Adult Game Night: Code Names
Join us after hours for life size Code Games! Help your team identify the enemy before the assassin strikes! Ages 18+
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Thanksgiving Crafts 10:00 am
Thanksgiving Crafts
Nov 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Thanksgiving Crafts
Join us on Saturday, Nov. 23rd @10-11am for some Thanksgiving Day inspired crafts! All ages are welcome.
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Coding Toys 1:00 pm
Coding Toys
Nov 30 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Coding Toys
Test out our coding toys appropriate for preschool through upper elementary.