The Waukee Public Library Foundation and the Friends of the Waukee Public Library raise money to support and enhance the library. You are invited to support your library and attend the joint annual meeting and potluck on Tuesday, Feb. 5, at 6 p.m. Table service and beverages will be provided. A short update by each of the library groups will follow dinner. Please call 987-1280 if you can attend.
Drive-up book drop
Is your movie or book due but you can’t get to the library during open hours? Is the baby asleep, or is it too cold to get out of the car? Use your Waukee Public Library’s drive-up book drop located on the south side of the building. It’s available 24/7 for your convenience.
The library will be closed Sunday and Monday, Feb. 17 and 18.
The library will open at 12:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22.
Book discussion schedule
Join us for book discussion at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 19. The book is “The Language of Flowers” by Vanessa Diffenbaugh. Refreshments are provided, and new members are welcome.
Are you a writer? Interested in meeting with other writers to compare, collaborate, critique and expand your abilities? Join us on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 6:30 p.m. Writers and aspiring writers of all skill levels and genres are welcome.
Need facts fast?
Try EBSCO Host. EBSCO Host is an Internet database provided by the State Library of Iowa and your Waukee Public Library. It includes books, full-text magazine and newspaper articles, photos and maps and is perfect for school reports. Log on to http://search.epnet.com/login.asp. User ID: waukee. Password: library.
Tax forms are available as the IRS and the State of Iowa send them to us. Electronic filing, forms and information are available at the IRS website: www.irs.gov and the State of Iowa website: http://www.iowa.gov/tax/. Remember, your library has public access Internet computers and printing capability for your convenience.
Children’s weekly programs
Parents, please bear with us this month as we are short-staffed. Morning toddler and preschool programs have been combined.
• Babies and Books. For pre-walkers with a caregiver. Songs, books and rhymes. Mondays, 10 a.m.
Waukee Public Library
950 Warrior Lane
Hours: M – Thur.: 9:30-8:30;
Friday: 9:30-5:30; Sat.: 9:30-3:30