Closed for Renovations Starting March 1st

The WDM Library is Temporarily Closed starting March 1, 2021. This is the final, big closure to finish our Renovations.  It will last between six and eight weeks, as we have a LOT to do!  For more information, see our Building Renovations page.  

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This event is in the "Babies" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Virtual Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Babies, Toddlers, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Build a lifetime love of books and reading. Join us as we share stories, songs, and interactive rhymes with an early literacy focus. For ages 0-6 w/adult. No registration. This event will be hosted live on the library's YouTube channel.  ...
This event is in the "Babies" group.

Virtual Lapsit Lambs

10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Main Branch
Age Group: Babies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Using puppets, rhymes, songs, and short stories, we will engage baby and caregiver in language-rich activities designed for pre-walking babies. We will spotlight sensory stimulation, animal sounds, fine and gross motor skills, and of course FUN! Incl...
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Virtual Baby Doll Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Main Branch
Age Group: Toddlers, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Bring a favorite doll or stuffed animal and join us for Baby Doll Storytime. This program is inspired by Dr. Becky Bailey and Elizabeth Montero-Cefalo's work "Baby Doll Circle Time".  Children will participate in songs, rhymes, and stories ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

YA Not Club Read

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Branch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
Are you a "Grown Up" but you like to read Young Adult books?  Are you looking for a book club that doesn’t take itself too seriously?  Then YA Not join us for YA Not Club Read!YA Not Club Read is our non-traditional book club for "Grow...
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School-Age Children" group.
Library Branch: Main Branch
Age Group: Toddlers, Preschool, School-Age Children
Program Type: Craft
Event Details:
Each Friday we will provide a different fun, hands-on, screen-free craft project or activity to take home and enjoy! Available at the Children's Desk during library hours while supplies last. For curbside service, please call 515-222-3405 and we woul...
This event is in the "Babies" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Virtual Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Babies, Toddlers, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Build a lifetime love of books and reading. Join us as we share stories, songs, and interactive rhymes with an early literacy focus. For ages 0-6 w/adult. No registration. This event will be hosted live on the library's YouTube channel.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Book Club: Zoom Edition!

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Branch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Join Alana and Amy on Monday at 7:00 p.m. for a virtual book club. We will be discussing Little Faith by Nickolas Butler. This title is available in eAudio in Hoopla and Bridges Overdrive in eBook and eAudio. Once ...
This event is in the "Babies" group.

Virtual Lapsit Lambs

10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Main Branch
Age Group: Babies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Using puppets, rhymes, songs, and short stories, we will engage baby and caregiver in language-rich activities designed for pre-walking babies. We will spotlight sensory stimulation, animal sounds, fine and gross motor skills, and of course FUN! Incl...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Millie Knee Classroom
Age Group: Teens
Event Details:
Are you interested in making the library a better place for teens? Then the WDM Public Library’s TAB is for you!  By becoming a member of TAB you can take a leadership role in your community, give input in teen activities, and help develop the c...
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Virtual Baby Doll Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Main Branch
Age Group: Toddlers, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Bring a favorite doll or stuffed animal and join us for Baby Doll Storytime. This program is inspired by Dr. Becky Bailey and Elizabeth Montero-Cefalo's work "Baby Doll Circle Time".  Children will participate in songs, rhymes, and stories ...
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School-Age Children" group.
Library Branch: Main Branch
Age Group: Toddlers, Preschool, School-Age Children
Program Type: Craft
Event Details:
Each Friday we will provide a different fun, hands-on, screen-free craft project or activity to take home and enjoy! Available at the Children's Desk during library hours while supplies last. For curbside service, please call 515-222-3405 and we woul...
This event is in the "Babies" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Virtual Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Babies, Toddlers, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Build a lifetime love of books and reading. Join us as we share stories, songs, and interactive rhymes with an early literacy focus. For ages 0-6 w/adult. No registration. This event will be hosted live on the library's YouTube channel.  ...
This event is in the "Babies" group.

Virtual Lapsit Lambs

10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Main Branch
Age Group: Babies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Using puppets, rhymes, songs, and short stories, we will engage baby and caregiver in language-rich activities designed for pre-walking babies. We will spotlight sensory stimulation, animal sounds, fine and gross motor skills, and of course FUN! Incl...
This event is in the "School-Age Children" group.

Virtual Kids Club Read

4:30pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Virtual
Age Group: School-Age Children
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
If you like to read and talk about books, this club is for you! Join us for discussion and activities related to this month's book Amal Unbound by Aisha Saeed! For ages 8-12. This event will be hosted via Zoom. Registration is req...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Virtual
Age Group: All Ages, Adults
Program Type: Board Meeting
Event Details:
Visit the Library Board of Trustees webpage for the meeting agenda and minutes from past meetings. ...
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Virtual Baby Doll Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Main Branch
Age Group: Toddlers, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Bring a favorite doll or stuffed animal and join us for Baby Doll Storytime. This program is inspired by Dr. Becky Bailey and Elizabeth Montero-Cefalo's work "Baby Doll Circle Time".  Children will participate in songs, rhymes, and stories ...
This event is in the "School-Age Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Author Event: Kekla Magoon

6:30pm - 7:15pm
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Virtual
Age Group: School-Age Children, Teens, Adults
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 96
Event Details:
We are delighted to host a virtual author visit with the 2021 Margaret A. Edwards award winner Kekla Magoon! To join, please register below and you will receive the Zoom event link 24 hours in advance. Kekla Magoon is the author of many novels and...
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School-Age Children" group.
Library Branch: Main Branch
Age Group: Toddlers, Preschool, School-Age Children
Program Type: Craft
Event Details:
Each Friday we will provide a different fun, hands-on, screen-free craft project or activity to take home and enjoy! Available at the Children's Desk during library hours while supplies last. For curbside service, please call 515-222-3405 and we woul...
This event is in the "Babies" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Virtual Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Babies, Toddlers, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Build a lifetime love of books and reading. Join us as we share stories, songs, and interactive rhymes with an early literacy focus. For ages 0-6 w/adult. No registration. This event will be hosted live on the library's YouTube channel.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Book Club Social: Zoom Edition!

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Branch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Please join Alana and Amy to discuss what we have been reading and watching this month. Come prepared to share with the group a quick review of a few of the things you have been reading or watching. Click here for a list of everything we ...
This event is in the "Babies" group.

Virtual Lapsit Lambs

10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Main Branch
Age Group: Babies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Using puppets, rhymes, songs, and short stories, we will engage baby and caregiver in language-rich activities designed for pre-walking babies. We will spotlight sensory stimulation, animal sounds, fine and gross motor skills, and of course FUN! Incl...
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Virtual Baby Doll Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Main Branch
Age Group: Toddlers, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Bring a favorite doll or stuffed animal and join us for Baby Doll Storytime. This program is inspired by Dr. Becky Bailey and Elizabeth Montero-Cefalo's work "Baby Doll Circle Time".  Children will participate in songs, rhymes, and stories ...
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School-Age Children" group.
Library Branch: Main Branch
Age Group: Toddlers, Preschool, School-Age Children
Program Type: Craft
Event Details:
Each Friday we will provide a different fun, hands-on, screen-free craft project or activity to take home and enjoy! Available at the Children's Desk during library hours while supplies last. For curbside service, please call 515-222-3405 and we woul...