September Book Groups

Decorah Public Library staff are hosting four book discussions in September. The groups are open to the public and newcomers are encouraged to attend. Anyone interested should call the library at 382-3717 to learn more or to reserve a book. Zoom links are available on the Library’s website or you can email ktorresdal@decorah.lib.ia.us to be … [Read More]

Biking Field Trips

Are you interested in spending time outside, exploring Decorah, and getting some miles in on your bike? Join Winneshiek County Conservation, Upper Exploreland's Walking School Bus, and Decorah Public Library for Biking Field Trips. During this four week session, we'll bike to a different destination every Tuesday and do some guided exploration. This hands on … [Read More]

Contemporary Poetry

Wondering if you should be reading more poetry? Here are 8 collections to spend time exploring. Here's the list in the catalog - https://decorah.biblionix.com/?booklist=27005   The Rain in Portugal - Billy Collins The Rain in Portugal—a title that admits he’s not much of a rhymer—sheds Collins’s ironic light on such subjects as travel and art, … [Read More]

Motion Pictures of the 21st Century Selection

Movie Selections Text only version: Mark Whelan’s Motion Pictures of the 21st Century Selection Adaptation (2002) dir. Spike Jones The Barbarian Invasions (2003) dir. Denys Arcand Black Hawk Down (2001) dir. Ridley Scott Blue Is The Warmest Color (2013) dir. Abdellatif Kechiche Children Of Men (2006) dir. Alfonso Cuaron City Of God (2003) dir. Fernando … [Read More]

9/14: Take-and-Make Tuesday: DIY Pencil Case

We love Take-and-Makes!  We provide the supplies for a project--you pick them up at the library and do the project at home.  𝗧𝗵𝗶𝘀 𝘄𝗲𝗲𝗸 𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝗧𝗮𝗸𝗲-𝗮𝗻𝗱-𝗠𝗮𝗸𝗲 𝗽𝗿𝗼𝗷𝗲𝗰𝘁 𝗶𝘀: DIY Pencil Case Please pick up materials at the library Tuesday 9/14. Supplies are limited. Register early to guarantee a space, use form below to register by 9/6 … [Read More]

9/21: Take-and-Make Tuesday: Nature Weaving

We love Take-and-Makes!  We provide the supplies for a project--you pick them up at the library and do the project at home.  𝗧𝗵𝗶𝘀 𝘄𝗲𝗲𝗸 𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝗧𝗮𝗸𝗲-𝗮𝗻𝗱-𝗠𝗮𝗸𝗲 𝗽𝗿𝗼𝗷𝗲𝗰𝘁 𝗶𝘀: Nature Weaving Please pick up materials at the library Tuesday 9/21. Supplies are limited. Register early to guarantee a space, use form below to register by 9/13 … [Read More]

9/28: Take-and-Make Tuesday: Magnetic Washi Tape Bookmarks

We love Take-and-Makes!  We provide the supplies for a project--you pick them up at the library and do the project at home.  𝗧𝗵𝗶𝘀 𝘄𝗲𝗲𝗸 𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝗧𝗮𝗸𝗲-𝗮𝗻𝗱-𝗠𝗮𝗸𝗲 𝗽𝗿𝗼𝗷𝗲𝗰𝘁 𝗶𝘀: Magnetic Washi Tape Bookmarks Please pick up materials at the library Tuesday 9/28. Supplies are limited. Register early to guarantee a space, use form below to register by … [Read More]

10/5: Take-and-Make Tuesday: Crocus Planting

We love Take-and-Makes!  We provide the supplies for a project--you pick them up at the library and do the project at home.  𝗧𝗵𝗶𝘀 𝘄𝗲𝗲𝗸 𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝗧𝗮𝗸𝗲-𝗮𝗻𝗱-𝗠𝗮𝗸𝗲 𝗽𝗿𝗼𝗷𝗲𝗰𝘁 𝗶𝘀: Crocus Planting Please pick up materials at the library Tuesday 10/5. Supplies are limited. Register early to guarantee a space, use form below to register by 9/27 at … [Read More]