Join the Read, View, Refuel (RVR) Club at the Grimes Public Library on Tuesday, Oct. 22 from 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Read the book, come watch the movie and discuss both over dinner. This book/movie club will meet quarterly on the fourth Tuesday of the month. In October we’ll be reading and watching “The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe.” Register at the library. and pick up a book to read before the meeting (A fee of $5 for dinner must be paid at the time of registration.)
Wii Brawl gaming tournament
Saturday, Oct. 26, 12:30 p.m.
Get your game on. This Wii Brawl tournament will be used to qualify participants for the national tournament on Nov. 16. Recommended for ages 9 and older, please register.
Tail Waggin’ Readers
Saturday, Nov. 2, 9 – 11 a.m.
Improve your reading skills and make a new friend by reading aloud to a therapy dog. Students in second through fourth grade may sign up for a 20-minute time slot to read to a therapy dog partner. Please call the library to register, 986-3551.
Monday, Nov. 4, 7 p.m.
The Grimes Library Bookclub will meet at 7 p.m.
Lego® Building Contest: Heroes
Saturday, Nov. 9, 10 a.m. or 1 p.m.
Build an original creation out of Legos,® and bring it to the library to show it off and get judged in three categories: best use of theme, creativity and most impressive. All ages are welcome. Please register in advance so we will have space for you.
The library will be closed Monday, Nov. 11, for Veterans Day.
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 6:30 p.m.
The second Tuesday of every month is Kids Night. Events will be planned for kids ages 5 and older and their caregivers. Join us for card and board games this month.
Early Out Adventures
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 1:30 p.m.
School-age kids are invited to come to the library after school on early dismissal days for fun activities. No registration required.
Bingo for adults
Thursday, Nov. 21, 2 p.m.
Come for the game, meet new friends and have some fun. Every third Thursday of the month.
Grimes Public Library
200 N. James St.
Mon. – Thur. 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Fri. 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sat. 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Sun. 1 – 4 p.m.