Native American Authors

November is Native American Heritage Month, so we're kicking it off with a list of 8 novels by Native American authors! Check out our display in the library and the booklist in the catalog for these and other titles. Trail of Lightning - Rebecca Roanhorse Maggie Hoskie is a Dinétah monster hunter, a supernaturally gifted killer. When … [Read More]

Autumn Preschool Party in the Park

Wednesday 11/3 Phelps Park 3:15-4:00 Children in pre-k through first grade with a favorite adult. Join us for a fun afternoon of stories, treats, parachute play, songs, and crafts in the park.  Space is limited to 24 children.  Pre-registration required use the form below to register. Please dress warmly! Sponsored by Friends of the Decorah … [Read More]

Stroller Walks: Ice Cave Road

Did you welcome a new baby in the last year? We will gather at Dunning Spring’ Parking Lot, walk down Ice Cave Road, and chat about parenting topics. Best for children under 1 and their caregivers. 𝙒𝙝𝙖𝙩 𝙮𝙤𝙪 𝙘𝙖𝙣 𝙚𝙭𝙥𝙚𝙘𝙩: We will gather at gather at Dunning Spring’s Parking Lot, do a brief introduction activity, … [Read More]

The Five Thursdays of Crafting

We’re getting festive at the library!  Join us for gift making/space decorating/and crafty winter fun.  All ages welcome. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.   Preregistration required, use form below to register. What to expect:   This program is designed to be informal and fun.  Participants can come for part or all of … [Read More]

Cozy Storytime

Monday 11/15, 11/29 DPL children’s section Join Decorah Public Library for an active storytime with stretches, scarves, and shaker eggs.  Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult. No registration required.  Sponsored by Friends of the Decorah Public Library 𝙒𝙝𝙖𝙩 𝙮𝙤𝙪 𝙘𝙖𝙣 𝙚𝙭𝙥𝙚𝙘𝙩: This will be an active program with about 20 minutes of … [Read More]

November Book Discussions

Decorah Public Library staff are hosting five book discussions in November. 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 Calendar of Events page or you can email … [Read More]

Scary Movies & TV

It's spooky season, so here are 8 scary movies and TV shows on DVD for you to check out! Here's a link to the DVDs in the catalog -  Scary Movies & TV Shows Us Accompanied by her husband, son and daughter, Adelaide Wilson returns to the beachfront home where she grew up as a … [Read More]