Happy YA Friday! It's already December and 2022 is getting closer by the day! Today we're celebrating some of the YA (and middle grade) books that have won awards this past year. What were your 2021 YA favs?
Monday 12/13, 12/20 DPL children’s section 10 am 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 … [Read More]
9:00 am 12/10, 12/17 Did you welcome a new baby in the last year? We will bundle up, gather at Dunning Spring’s Parking Lot, walk down Ice Cave Road, and chat about parenting topics. Best for children under 1 and their caregivers. Pre-registration required. Use form below to register. 𝙒𝙝𝙖𝙩 𝙮𝙤𝙪 𝙘𝙖𝙣 𝙚𝙭𝙥𝙚𝙘𝙩: We will … [Read More]
Monday 12/6 Phelps Park 11:30 am Bundle up and get some vitamin D! Join Decorah Public Library for an outdoor storytime and exploration stations at Phelps Park (shelter 1). Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult. In the case of inclement weather, this program will be held at the library. Weather dependent. No … [Read More]
Happy #YAFriday! Are you a fan of the Netflix comedy-drama On my Block? Well then we've got books for you! From neighborhood stories, to coming-of-age novels, to characters that are smart and savvy with a side of magical realism these books will help us pass the time while we wait for the Freeridge spin-off. [Read More]
Gratitude Yoga Storytime with Mikah Jaschke and DPL at the Yoga Studio Tuesday 11/16: 3:30-4:15 Join us for a kid-friendly cozy movement session at the Yoga Studio! We’ll read a story, do a 30 minute family-friendly yoga practice, and send you home with a materials to make a gratitude tree at home. Open to … [Read More]
Happy Friday! Is your family dressing up this year? We’d love to see your costumes! Trick-or-treat at the library anytime Friday or Saturday. We’ll have candy available at the front circulation desk. (Photos from our costume making workshop with ArtHaus)
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]
November 2 & 16 | 5:30-6:30 pm Independent readers are welcome to join us in reading to some adorable four-legged friends. Our visitors are certified therapy dogs (with their trainers), and are more than excited to see you.
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]