YA Friday

It's YAFriday and we have more Zodiac inspired booklists!  This week we have recommendations for Libras and Scorpios. September 23 and October 23--air sign associated with justice, balance, harmony, beauty, balance, and compromise. Libras are often depicted as social, kind, creative, and communicative. Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she … [Read More]

YA Friday

It's YAFriday and we're trying something new: Zodiac inspired booklists!  This week we have recommendations for Leos and Virgos.  Most of our YA Librarian's knowledge of astrology comes from Google so if you know more about the Zodiac in all of its nuance we'd love to hear from you.  What books would you recommend for … [Read More]

YA Friday

It's #YAFriday!  This week we're highlighting books that fans of Never Have I Ever. (Season 2 just dropped on Netflix last week!)  Never Have I Ever is an American coming-of-age comedy-drama television series starring Maitreyi Ramakrishnan and created by Mindy Kaling and Lang Fisher.  This booklist is part of our "recommended reads for fans of" series of booklists.      [Read More]

Butterfly Garden Storytime

Friday, August 20 at 10:00 am Join us for a butterfly storytime in Decorah Community Prairie’s Butterfly Garden!   This fun and active storytime will include butterfly inspired stories and songs.  Participants will also have the opportunity to make their own milkweed seed bombs to take home.  Registration is required. Please use the form below … [Read More]

Pool Party Storytime

Friday, August 13 at 12:30 pm Join us for a pool-inspired storytime!  This fun and active storytime will include swimming-inspired stories, songs, snacks, and parachute play.  Participants of this program will receive free admission to Decorah Public Pool for the Day.  Registration required by 8/6.  Use form below to register. Web Site First Name of …

YA Friday

It's #YA Friday and today, instead of making a booklist inspired by a topic, a movie, or a television show, we're experimenting with reading mood boards inspired by popular aesthetics: cottagecore and dark academia.  Whether you're looking to embrace all things pastoral or dig into a moody academic mystery, DPL staff have book recommendations for … [Read More]