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July 18 Events

Family Story Time

9:30 AM Story Room

FAMILY STORY TIME is held on Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. and 10:15 a.m.; Tuesday evening at 7:00 p.m.Join us for fun and interactive stories to keep the whole family entertained and engaged. The program…

Family Story Time

10:15 AM Story Room

FAMILY STORY TIME is held on Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. and 10:15 a.m.; Tuesday evening at 7:00 p.m.Join us for fun and interactive stories to keep the whole family entertained and engaged. The program…

Advanced Shark Art

2:00 PM Meeting Room A/B

Older children (ages 9-14) will create crafts with bite! Create a Shark tooth, sew a shark fin pillow, and more.  Because we'll be using tools like hot glue guns, this program is best suited for…

Pup Power

6:00 PM Meeting Room A/B

Hero Pups will be here to meet young fans, with crafts, coloring pages, and a chance for pictures.

On the Same Page Book Club

7:30 PM Conference Room

On the Same Page Book Club meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 7:30 PM.This month's discussion title is The Boys in the Bunkhouse by Dan Barry.

Art UP Close Floral Photography

Bring your camera to the Polk County Master Gardeners Demonstration Garden and learn about taking photos of plants and flowers with photographer Larry Mendenhall, Art UP Close resident artist.

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Summer Reading Wrap Up!

The 2018 Summer Reading Program for kids, teens, and adults is starting to wind down! Make sure you follow the final instructions in order to be eligible for prizes!

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The Great American Read

The Urbandale Public Library has received a grant from the ALA and PBS for “The Great American Read” initiative. Celebrate books and the joy of reading with us!

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Art Gallery Exhibit

Iowa Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (SCWBI) Exhibit on display July 1 - August 14.

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All Urbandale Reads

The All Urbandale Reads book is "A Tree Grows in Brooklyn" by Betty Smith. Join us for a book club for the entire city!

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Start, Manage, and Grow Your Business with ReferenceUSA

Your library card gives you free access to ReferenceUSA, an online research and reference tool for business professionals, job seekers, entrepreneurs, sales representatives, and more. Join us for a free demo!

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Getting Published

Interested in being a writer or illustrator in the youth market? Get your questions answered at this panel discussion with Iowa authors and illustrators.

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New Items in Our Collection

Our collection is growing in new and unique ways with items for all ages!

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