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New early literacy program at library

Posted September 11, 2013 in Community Featured, Clive

On Sept. 7 the library kicked off “1,000 Books Before Kindergarten.”

This new early literacy program is for children 0-5 years old. It encourages parents and caregivers to read 1,000 books with their children before starting school. Register online at or in person at the library. Registrations for the early literacy program are open to children (baby – preschooler) who are not yet in kindergarten.

September is Library Card Sign-Up Month
Bring your children in to the library during the month of September to get their very first library card. All kids will get a special something to celebrate the occasion and
get their picture put on a display.

CyHawk Night
Thursday, Sept. 12, 6 – 6:45 p.m.
Calling all football fans! Get ready for the big game at this fun, friendly night full of Cyclones and Hawkeyes. Wear your favorite colors with pride. We’ll celebrate football in Iowa with some great stories and the appropriate colored crafts, of course. Community Room. Register online at or in person at the library.

Magnet Magic
Thursday, Sept. 19, 6 – 6:45 p.m.
Come learn interesting facts about magnets and all the amazing things they do. Hands-on-fun, and you can make a magnet to take home. Community Room. Register online at or in person at the library.

Visit with Kathryn Koob
Saturday, Sept. 17, 6:30 p.m.
Join us at the library on Sept. 17 at 6:30 p.m. for a fascinating evening with Kathryn Koob, author of the book “Guest of the Revolution.” Koob will discuss her experience as a hostage for 444 days during the Iran Hostage Crisis.

Lego Club – Session I
Sept. 25, Oct. 23, 4 – 5 p.m.
Join fellow Lego lovers for a fun afternoon of building. The library will provide the Lego pieces and children will have time to build to their hearts content. All Lego pieces will stay at the library so the next group can also create. Community Room. Register online at or in person at the library.

Movie Night  
Thursday, Sept. 26, 6 p.m.
Fun family movie. Popcorn will be provided. Feel free to bring your favorite beverage. No registration required. Community Room. For information about the movie being shown, call the library at 453-2221.

Teen Craft Day
Sept. 28, 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Ages 10-15. Join us for a festive autumn craft and more. Register online at or in person at the library.

Clive Public Library
1900 N.W. 114th St.
453-2221 • Hours:
Mon. – Thur. 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday 1 – 5 p.m.

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