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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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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Kids Read 4:00 pm
Kids Read
Jun 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Kids Read
Join us for this beginners book club for K-2nd grade readers. Read any Magic Treehouse book this month and come ready for discussion and activities. Small snack provided.
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Krafting with Kylie: When Life Gives You Lemons… 4:00 pm
Krafting with Kylie: When Life Gives You Lemons…
Jun 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Krafting with Kylie: When Life Gives You Lemons...
Make Lemon Candles! Fill lemons with fresh scented candle wax and take your creative candles home. Optional: Add lavender to the wax for a unique twist! Ages 16+ Register here.
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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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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.
Garden With the Masters: Perennial Gardens 11:30 am
Garden With the Masters: Perennial Gardens
Jun 22 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Garden With the Masters: Perennial Gardens
Invest in plants that will come up year after year and save yourself time and energy! Mamta will have plant starters to hand out to get your perennial garden off on the right foot. Please[...]
Galactic Escape 4:30 pm
Galactic Escape
Jun 22 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Galactic Escape
An Escape Room Challenge:  Work in teams to find the clues and Escape the Galaxy Pizza will be served Ages 10+ Register here.
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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 9:30 am and[...]
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 9:30 am and[...]
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!
Anime Club 1:00 pm
Anime Club
Jun 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Anime Club
Saturday, June 29th @1-2:30pm. Join us for Anime episodes, snacks, and crafts. Episodes rated TV13.
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