Family Reading Adventures

Celebrate National Family Literacy Month with a family storytime and interactive activities. Families with children ages 3 to 9 years are invited to attend together. No registration required.

Prairie West Branch: Saturday, November 22, 10:05 a.m. to 1:00 p.m

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Turkey Tales

Turkey Tales

Get ready for Thanksgiving with Turkey Tales, a special storytime for preschoolers. Each program will conclude with a turkey trot around the library.

Monday, November 17, through Saturday, November 22

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Nutcracker Dance Party

Come dressed as a ballerina, a soldier, or in your favorite party clothes as we tell the story of The Nutcracker by dancing through the Land of the Sweets.

Main Branch: Saturday, December 6 at 11 a.m.
                      Monday, December 15 at 1:45 p.m.

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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, December 3, 3 p.m. -- Dare to be a bird watcher!

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Stories to Go

Stories to Go

Stories To Go is a unique collection at Siouxland Libraries. Designed for three, four, and five-year-olds, each bag contains everything you need for your own preschool storytime.

Stories To Go bags can be checked out by anyone and may be especially helpful for parents, teachers and daycare providers.

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TumbleBooks is a collection of animated, talking picture books. Click on the link below to access great stories for younger children that integrate the printed word with animation, illustration, music and sound.

Tumble Books


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Upcoming Events for Children and Teens at Siouxland Libraries

Knitting for Giving | Turkey Tales | Teenagents Tuesday: Mockingjay | After-School Movie | Dare to Be . . . a Statesman | Gaming at Main | Crafty Kids | Hunger Games Party...And More!…

Posted 11/10/2014 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

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

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