Your monthly guide to your local library

Rhonda Frevert
| Burlington Public Library director

*Events with registration required

Burlington Public Library

www.burlington.lib.ia.us

319-753-1647

10 a.m. Mondays

Little Learners Grab and Go on Facebook, stop in to get a kit while supplies last

6 p.m. Mondays

*Virtual Wiggle Time on Zoom, call about getting a kit

4 p.m. Tuesdays

Virtual Storytime on Facebook

10 a.m. Wednesdays

*Virtual Wiggle Time on Zoom, call about getting a kit

5:30 p.m. Wednesdays

*Virtual Babygarten on Zoom, call about getting a kit

10 a.m. Thursdays

*Virtual Babygarten on Zoom, call about getting a kit

11 a.m. Thursdays

Baby Shorts on Facebook

10 a.m. Fridays in November

Virtual Sterling Lord Writers and Readers Festival on Facebook

10 a.m. – 4 p.m. October 23-24

Friends of the Library Book Sale: Romance, Genealogy, Iowa, Large Print, Sci-Fi, and Western

5 p.m. October 22

Virtual Craft a Story on Facebook

10 a.m. October 24

*Pumpkinpalooza storytime and crafts premier on Facebook, register for a kit online or call

5 p.m. October 28

*CoLab2GO Zoom meet up, grades 3 & up, call about getting a kit

10 a.m. – 4 p.m. October 30-31

Friends of the Library Book Sale: Magazines, Arts and Crafts, Hobbies, Sewing, Self-Help, Sports, Literature, Medical, Music, and Puzzles

10 a.m. October 31

*That’s Yesterday’s News on Zoom

5 p.m. November 4

CoLab2GO on Facebook Live, grades 3 & up, call about getting a kit

5 p.m. November 5

*TICOS (Teen Advisory Optimist Club) ZOOM, grades 6 & up

10 a.m. – 4 p.m. November 6-7

Friends of the Library Book Sale: Government, History, Military, Non-Fiction, Travel and Vintage

10 am. November 7

Virtual Lego Club, grades K & up

November 11

Closed for Veteran’s Day

8 a.m. November 13

Some Good (Library) News video premier on Facebook

10 a.m. – 4 p.m. November 13-14

Friends of the Library Book Sale: A/V, Children’s Fiction and Non-Fiction, Teen Fiction and Non-Fiction, Family, and Holiday

Mediapolis Public Library

www.mediapolis.lib.ia.us

319-394-3895

Open with limited hours, no events at this time

Danville Library

www.danvilleiowa.com/library1

319-392-8317

Open with limited hours, no events at this time

Columbus Junction

www.columbusjct.lib.ia.us

319-728-7972

Open:10-4 M-F, 9-Noon Saturday

Call about Zoom POUND class

Donnellson Public Library

www.donnellson.lib.ia.us

319-835-5545

Open: 3:30-7:30 M-F, 10-3:30 Saturday

Fort Madison Public Library

www.FortMadisonLibrary.org

319-372-5721

3:30-5 p.m. Mondays

Minecraft Monday (ages 9-18, face masks required)

3:30-5 p.m. Tuesdays

Hang Teen (ages 12-19, face masks required)

10:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesdays

Pre-School and Toddler Story Hour

3:30-5 p.m. Thursdays

Thursday Crafternoon. (ages 14 through adult, face masks required)

11 a.m. October 17

Wacky Wednesday Encore

2 p.m. October 21

Wacky Wednesday Craft Day

2 p.m. October 28

Wacky Wednesday Craft Day

11 a.m. October 31

Wacky Wednesday Encore

2 p.m. November 4

Wacky Wednesday – Wind sock Craft

1:30 p.m. November 5

All Booked Up! discusses “Sacred Hearts” by Sarah Dunant

November 11

Library Closed for Veteran’s Day

11 a.m. November 14

Wacky Wednesday Encore

Henderson County Public Library

www.hendersoncolibrary.com

309-627-2450

Call about bookmobile schedule and current hours.

Keokuk Public Library

Event links at keokukevents.org

319-524-1483

6 p.m. Mondays (through October 26)

Mindful Minute, short, guided meditations and other mindfulness tips and tricks on Facebook and YouTube.

6 p.m. Tuesdays (through October 27)

DIY Halloween Decor posted to the Keokuk Public Library’s Facebook and YouTube channel.

10 a.m. Wednesdays

Virtual Story Times – keokukevents.org for topic of the day and Zoom link.

4:30 p.m. Wednesdays (through October)

“Choose Your Own Adventure” – each week we read a Choose Your Own Adventure style book. Visit keokukevents.org to find the link on Zoom.

Through October 30

3 Sentence Horror Story Contest

Share your creepiest story on social media using #kplhorrorstory or send it to [email protected]

2 p.m. October 24

#OwnVoices Family Book Club – The First Rule of Punk by Celia C. Perez. Book available Curbside or through Bridges/OverDrive. Zoom link on keokukevents.org.

4:30 pm October 27

Conservation Tuesday with local naturalists teaching all about spiders. Zoom link on keokukevents.org.

6 p.m. November 5

True Crime Book Club discusses “In Cold Blood” by Truman Capote. Zoom link on keokukevents.org.

4 p.m. Mondays (November 9- December 14)

*Chair Yoga Classes with Anna Westermeyer. Register at keokukevents.org or call.

Keck Memorial Library

www.wapello.lib.ia.us

319-523-5261

November 11

Closed for Veteran’s Day

West Point Public Library

319-837-6315

www.westpoint.lib.ia.us

10 a.m. Mondays

*Preschool Story Time

1:30 p.m. Fridays

Mahjong

Through October 29

Banners for 100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment and the Women’s Suffrage Movement are on display

2:30 p.m. October 21

*Early Out STEAM: Munching Mysteries, grades K-6

2:30 p.m. November 4

*Early Out BINGO, snacks and prize, grades K-6

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