Dare to Be

Who would you dare to be?

Join us at the Prairie West Library for stories and activities from The Dangerous Book for Boys and The Daring Book for Girls. Collect weekly stamps in your field guide on a journey of discovery! For kids, grades 1-4.

Wednesday, September 17, 3:15 p.m. -- Dare to be a Scurvy Pirate! Play BINGO and practice your Pirate lingo using Mango Languages.

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Freckleface Strawberry

Performers from the Sioux Empire Community Theatre read the book Freckleface Strawberry by Julianne Moore and sing select songs from their upcoming production of Freckleface Strawberry.

Wednesday, September 17, 4 p.m. at the Oak View Library
Saturday, September 20, 11 a.m. at the Main Library

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Model Trains

Train Day

View model trains in action, set up by the Dakota Southeastern Division Model Train. Attend a model train mountain clinic using form board, rocks and plaster. Enjoy a train-themed family storytime and train craft for kids.

Saturday, September 20, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Prairie West

Train Day Schedule
Dakota Southeastern Division Model Train
Go Global

Go Global @ Siouxland Libraries

September is library card sign-up month! We have lined up a world tour of programs and classes at each library branch.

On Tuesday, September 30, from 4-7 p.m., Go Global with us at our World’s Fair at Prairie West Library!

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List of Bingo programs and classes
Reading levels

Reading Levels

Looking for a book on your reading level? We have resources to help you find books by Lexile Score, or DRA, Guided Reading, Accelerated Reader, and Reading Recovery levels.

Reading levels chart

Preschool Storytime

Join us for Preschool Storytime, a weekly program of stories, activities, and films for 3-, 4-, and 5-year-olds, at ten branches of Siouxland Libraries. Registration is required, and parents or caregivers may register their children below or by calling or visiting a hosting branch.

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News Releases

Preschool Storytime at Siouxland Libraries

Encourage the love of reading while developing your preschooler’s early literacy skills with Preschool Storytime…

Posted 09/08/2014 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

Rumpelstiltskin Puppet Show at Siouxland Libraries

Rumpelstiltskin, a puppet show for preschoolers and their families, will be performed by Siouxland Libraries September 8‒13, 2014…

Posted 08/28/2014 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

Go Global @ Your Library

September is National Library Card Sign-Up Month and Siouxland Libraries will offer a world tour of programs, events, and classes throughout the month…

Posted 08/27/2014 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

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