GRIMES PUBLIC LIBRARY
Events Calendar

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AR vs. VR 1:00 pm
AR vs. VR
Jan 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
AR vs. VR
What’s the difference between augmented reality and virtual reality? Join us to compare the two with the Library’s Merge Cubes and Oculus Quest virtual reality headset. Ages 10 and up.
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Tail Waggin’ Readers 9:00 am
Tail Waggin’ Readers
Jan 4 @ 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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ASL Basics 4:30 pm
ASL Basics
Jan 8 @ 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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Spanish Storytime 10:00 am
Spanish Storytime
Jan 11 @ 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
Jan 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Kids Read
Join us for this beginners book club for K-2nd grade readers. Read any book about science this month and come ready for discussion and science expirements. Small snack provided.
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EOA: Bingo! 1:30 pm
EOA: Bingo!
Jan 15 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
EOA: Bingo!
Early Out Adventures are for school aged kids during early dismissals. This week, win free prizes playing free bingo!
Library Tutoring 5:00 pm
Library Tutoring
Jan 15 @ 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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Mario Kart Mania 10:00 am
Mario Kart Mania
Jan 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Mario Kart Mania
Register a team of 1 – 4 players for 1 hour of intense Mario Kart Racing! Time slots are available in 1 hour increments between 10am and 4pm. Teams can register for 1 hour at[...]
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Geo-POP Trivia 4:00 pm
Geo-POP Trivia
Jan 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Geo-POP Trivia
Compete in teams with trivia that mixes Popular Culture and Geography! Ages 10 -17 Please Register
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Wood Shop 4:00 pm
Wood Shop
Jan 30 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Wood Shop
Use the Library’s saws and drills (and a little bit of math) to make your own tic-tac-toe board! Ages 8+ Registration required.
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