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ARCHIVED:  Lunchtime Learning: Understanding Medicare

Confused about your Medicare options? Join us for a lunchtime learning program on Tuesday, November 20, 2012, from 12 noon to 1 p.m. in Meeting Room A at the Main Library…

Posted 11/14/2012 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

ARCHIVED:  Children’s Book Authors to Read at Main Library

David Jal and Laura K. Jacobs will read and discuss their new children’s book, David’s Journey, the story of David Jal, one of the Lost Boys of the Sudan, at 3 p.m. on Saturday, November 17, 2012…

Posted 11/13/2012 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

ARCHIVED:  Murder Mystery for Teens

Middle school and high school students are invited to take part in a life-sized murder mystery board game at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday…

Posted 11/07/2012 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

ARCHIVED:  Children’s Author to Read at Oak View Branch

Author Doris Carlson will perform a public reading of her new children’s books, Spots and Bubbles, at the Oak View Branch Library on Thursday, November 8, 2012, at 3 p.m…

Posted 11/06/2012 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

ARCHIVED:  Meditation 101

They say it’s the most wonderful time of the year, but for many of us it is the most stressful time of the year—the holidays…

Posted 11/05/2012 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

ARCHIVED:  Tom Roberts Holds Workshop on Writing Children’s Books

Have you ever thought about what it takes to write a children’s book? If you’re curious, be sure to join us on Tuesday, November 13, 2012, at 6 p.m.…

Posted 10/30/2012 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

ARCHIVED:  Introduction to Making Miniatures

The Minnehaha Mini-Makers will present a program on Wednesday, November 14, 2012, from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Caille Branch Library, 4100 South Carnegie Circle…

Posted 10/29/2012 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

ARCHIVED:  Lunchtime Learning: Civil War Veterans on the Northern Plains

The Main Library will host a lunchtime program on Wednesday, October 24, from 12 noon to 1 p.m., featuring a presentation by Bill Hoskins, director of Siouxland Heritage Museums…

Posted 10/19/2012 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

ARCHIVED:  Zombies Versus Unicorns

Learn to dance like a zombie, eat like a unicorn, and determine the victor in an epic battle between zombies and unicorns…

Posted 10/10/2012 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

ARCHIVED:  Student Art Exhibit at Siouxland Libraries

New Tech High School student art will be on display in the meeting room at the Main Branch of Siouxland Libraries from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, October 9, 2012…

Posted 10/05/2012 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

ARCHIVED:  Read for the Record Day

City officials, community leaders, and other local celebrities will participate in Jumpstart’s Read for the Record event by reading Ladybug Girl and the Bug Squad…

Posted 09/27/2012 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

ARCHIVED:  Making Sense of the American Civil War

This fall, Siouxland Libraries is pleased to host “Making Sense of the American Civil War,” a community reading and discussion program…

Posted 09/20/2012 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

ARCHIVED:  Oak View Library Hosts Seminar on Bed Bugs

Don’t let the bed bugs bite! Attend a free informational seminar at the Oak View Branch Library, on Tuesday, September 18, 2012, at 7 p.m. …

Posted 09/14/2012 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

ARCHIVED:  Fall Storytimes to Begin at Siouxland Libraries

Free story programs for young children will be offered at Siouxland Libraries beginning the week of September 17, 2012…

Posted 09/14/2012 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

ARCHIVED:  International Talk Like a Pirate Day

Have ye ever found yerself dreamin’ ‘o th’ high seven seas ‘n shoutin’ scurvy pirate wit’ ye mateys? If so, ye be embracin’ th’ scurvy pirate in ye!…

Posted 09/13/2012 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

ARCHIVED:  Model Trains at the Ronning Library

Explore the world of model railroading on Saturday, September 15, 2012, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Siouxland Libraries Ronning Branch…

Posted 09/10/2012 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

ARCHIVED:  Puppet Shows

A Very Fishy Tale, a puppet show for preschoolers and their families, will be performed by Library Youth Services staff from September 10–15…

Posted 09/05/2012 in Kids

ARCHIVED:  Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime, a weekly program of stories, songs, finger games, activities, and films for 3-, 4-, and 5-year-olds, will be offered at nine branches of Siouxland Libraries…

Posted 08/27/2012 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership