Summer Reading Challenges: July & August

Want to stay busy and curious in the coming month? Decorah Public Library is offering two reading challenges for July/August: an “Early Literacy” bingo card designed for children 0-5 and another challenge designed for readers of any age.   These challenges are similar in structure to the ones the library offered in June, but offer … [Read More]

Naturebrary: Fairy Houses

Thursday 7/21 at 2:00 pm Naturebrary at Twin Springs Park: Fairy Houses  Come explore the outdoors with Decorah Public Library!  Naturebrary is an active outdoor program that gives families a chance to connect with the outdoors in a facilitated way.  For our first Naturebrary we’ll be making fairy houses at Twin Springs.  We’ll read a … [Read More]

July Book Discussions

Decorah Public Library staff are hosting eight book discussions in July. 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@decorahlibrary.org to be … [Read More]

Stroller Walks: July

Thursday 7/7, 7/14, 7/21, 7/28 at Dug Road 9:00 am Did you welcome a new baby in the last year?  Stroller Walks are a walk through a trail or park where we chat about parenting topics.  This month we’ll be walking Dug Road (Trout Run Trail) and meeting at the parking lot near West Main.  … [Read More]

Hammocks and Books: July 19

Tuesday, 7/19: 2-3 pm Ages: 12+ Do you feel over-scheduled?  Do you need more time to hang out, read, and enjoy the outdoors?  Join us in Phelps Park for some outdoor chill time!  You bring a book, a hammock (if you have one) and, if you want, a friend.  We’ll provide a snack and extra … [Read More]

Storytime at the Kids Lunch Club: July

Wednesdays in July 12:45-1:15 at John Cline Join Decorah Public Library at Kids Lunch Club.  Kids Lunch Club provides all area kids with free, fresh, and nutritious grab-and-go lunches all summer long! All area youth are invited to pick-up free “grab-and-go” style lunches on weekdays throughout the summer.  This summer the program is expanding to … [Read More]