The Drake Public Library has started lending cake pans. Come in and browse our binder of 301 designs available and pick out a pan. Pan designs include popular characters, superheroes and special occasion cakes. Cake pans may be checked out for two weeks at a time.
Did you know the library offers faxing services? Faxes can be sent and received here at the library. The public is welcome to come in and use the fax machine.
The library is expanding the DVD collection. We have documentaries, children’s movies, westerns, popular titles and classic titles. Don’t see one you like? We can receive materials from other Iowa libraries through interlibrary loan. Stop in for more information. A household can borrow up to six DVDs at a time for two weeks.
Don’t forget to renew your Friends of the Drake Public Library membership. The new year starts Jan. 1, 2014. The FDPL support the library in so many ways, including the Summer Reading program special programs, large print books and audiobooks. Cost is $5 per individual and $10 per family.
If you plan on giving someone an e-reader for Christmas, be sure to remind them that the Drake Library offers free e-books through the WILBOR website. For more information, stop in and ask. We offer assistance and handouts to help with the electronic borrowing. Call the library at 641-856-6676.
Drake Public Library
115 Drake Ave.
Hours: Saturday: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Mon. – Fri.: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.