Waukee Public Library’s Summer Reading Program runs June 2 – Aug. 1 with programs and reading incentives for all ages, babies through adults. Pick up more information and a reading log at the library, or visit the library’s website at: www.waukee.org/library.
Scholastic Book Fair
Waukee Public Library Scholastic Book Fair is June 2 – 6 in the library meeting room. Proceeds will help support the summer reading program. Can you volunteer to work at the Book Fair? Please call Keri at 978-7944, or stop by the library to sign up for a time.
Take an adventure with a story. Your library and Waukee Parks and Rec are joining together to promote literature and exercise. Enjoy a different book each month, displayed along The Heart of the Warrior Trail which runs from the intersection of Ashworth, Northview and Warrior Lane to Sixth Street.
Sync young adult literature into your earphones
SYNC offers two free audiobooks each week from now through Aug, 20. Sign up for email or text alerts that invite you to download the new titles as they become available. Text syncya to 25827 for alerts on the SYNC title releases or register your email address on their website: www.audiobooksync.com for email reminders.
June children’s programs
Storytime in Centennial Park. Caregivers and kids infant-5 should join us for stories followed by an activity with Waukee Parks and Recreation. Monday, June 2 – Friday, June 6, 8:30 a.m., Centennial Park.
Dallas County: Ag in the Library. Tuesday, June 3, 2 p.m. All ages.
Science Center of Iowa. Thursday, June 12, 6:45 p.m. All ages.
Dallas County Conservation. Tuesday, June 17, 2 pm. All ages.
Magic of Science Show. Thursday, June 26, 6:45 pm. All ages.
Friday Family Movies. Popcorn provided, please bring your own drink. Fridays at 2 p.m. June 13: “Despicable Me 2.” June 20: “A Bug’s Life.” June 27: “Dinosaur.”
Babies & Books. For babies birth to 18 months with a caregiver, 15 – 20 minutes of songs, books and rhymes. Mondays at 10 a.m, beginning June 9.
Toddlertime. For kids 18 months – 3 years with a caregiver. Songs, stories and fun, followed by playtime. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 10 a.m. beginning June 10.
Waukee Public Library
950 Warrior Lane
Hours: Mon. – Thur.:
9:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Friday: 9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Saturday: 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.