Halloween at the Library!
Have a SPOOKtacular good time!
Enjoy the wide variety of Halloween programs for children, teens, adults, and families taking place at the Library this month.
Teen Halloween Lock In (Grades 7-12) Friday, Oct. 6 at 6:30 PM
Middle School Breakout! (Grades 6-8) Friday, Oct. 13 at 4:00 PM & 5:00 PM
You’re locked in – can you escape? Work as a team to find clues, solve the puzzles, and break free before time runs out. Each group will have 30 minutes to complete the activity. Grades 6-8 only. Registration is required. Register by calling 515-278-3945 or by selecting one of the sessions below:
Urban Legends (Grades 3-5) Monday, Oct. 23 at 2:00 PM
Mythbusters meets campfire tales! We’ll talk about some scary stories and test your knowledge about urban myths. A slightly creepy, but not totally terrifying program! Grades 3-5 only. Registration is required. Register here or by calling 515-278-3945.
Trunk or Treat (All ages) Thursday, Oct. 26 at 5:30 PM, 3740 86th Street
Sponsored by the Urbandale Police Department, this fun community event offers kids a chance to fill their treat bags with goodies provided by the police department, local businesses, and the Library! Registration not required.
HALLOW-STEAM (Ages 2-7 and their families) Saturday, Oct. 28 at 3:00 PM
Wear your costume and join us for some Happy Halloween fun! We’ll have candy science, math, and engineering activities, plus crafts, and stories. A special visitor from the Urbandale Police Department will share Halloween safety tips for everyone! Recommended for ages 2-7 and their families. Registration is required. Register here or by calling 515-278-3945
Interactive Movie! Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Adults only) Tuesday, Oct. 31 at 6:00 PM
The Library and The Restricted Section have once again joined forces to bring an interactive Harry Potter movie experience to adults! For adults only. Registration is required. Register here.