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March 7 Events

Spring Break Programs

Check out virtual Spring Break at the Library March 15-19! We're offering a range of events for kids & teens!

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Income Tax Resources

We have compiled a variety of resources to help you prepare for tax season!

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Black History Month Reading Challenge

Extended through March 15, log the time you spend reading and honor the evolution of Black history through a variety of online activities.

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Virtual Recipe Swap

Join our interactive recipe exchange where we can all share easy, healthy dinner recipes and a few time-saving tips to ease your time in the kitchen. Tuesday, March 16th @ 6:00 PM via Zoom.

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Active Adults Online

We're celebrating Women's History Month, the first day of spring, and more! Join us as we share craft ideas, poetry, a bit of history, trivia, and other fun activities you can participate in from home. Friday, March 19th @ 11:00 AM via Zoom.

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First Lady of the Farm

In honor of Women's History Month, learn about the lifework of Iowa Native, Ruth Buxton Sayre, known during her lifetime as “First Lady of the Farm.” Thursday, March 25th @ 6:00 PM via Zoom.

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Neighborhood Finance Corporation “House Party”

Neighborhood Finance Corporation (NFC) is now providing lending in specific areas of Urbandale. Join us for a 90-minute virtual "House Party" to learn more about NFC's home purchase program, front porch home improvement loans, and more! Monday, April 12th @ 6:00 PM via Zoom.

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Dial-A-Story Service

Need a break from screen time? We have a low tech solution! Call the Urbandale Public Library’s Dial-A-Story line at (515-461-6262) and follow the prompts to choose from kid and adult read alouds and more!

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