In April, we are thrilled to present Tom Shroder, award-winning journalist, writer and editor who is also the grandson of MacKinlay Kantor. Thanks to the Webster City Hotel Motel Tax Board for the grant that makes this possible.
- Adult Movie: Wild (Rated R) on Tuesday, May 19 at 6:00pm.
- Noon Book Club: Tuesday, April 28 at 12:00, the Noon Book Club will discuss The Widower’s Tale by Julia Glass. The title for the May 26 discussion will be Midwives by Chris Bojhalian.
- DIY Club: Tuesday, May 5 at 6:00pm. Paper flowers out of recycled book materials. All materials provided at no cost.
- Walking in His Grandfather’s Footsteps: Thursday, April 23 at 6:30pm at the Webster City Community Theater. Tom Shroder, will give a presentation about his writing career and influences from his grandfather, MacKinlay Kantor.
- Writer’s Workshop: Saturday, April 25 from 10:00am-3:30pm at Webster City Middle School. Tom Shroder will lead a writer’s workshop titled “How to Craft a Successful Pitch.” Pre-registration is required. Contact Angie at firstname.lastname@example.org or 515-832-9100 ext. 5.
- Library Book Sale: April 30-May 2. Thursday, April 30 (10am-8pm) is Friends Day. Friday, May 1 (10am-6pm) and Saturday, May 2 (10am-12pm) the sale will be open to the public.
- Evening Book Club: Monday, May 18 at 6:30pm, our new Evening Book Club will discuss Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed.
- Teen Lounge: Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 3:30-5:30pm when school is in session. Snacks, games, laptops and activities. All teens (grades 6-12) are welcome.
- Special Teen Empowerment Teen Lounge: Wednesday, May 6th from 3:30-5:30, Tiffany Larson from Building Families will visit Teen Lounge to facilitate activities and discussion geared toward empowering youth.
- Preschool Storytime:Session ends Tuesday, April 21, 10:05-10:35am. (3-5 years)
- Science Club: Session ends Tuesday, April 21, 4:00-5:00pm. (2nd – 5th grade)
- Lego Fun Club: Tuesday, April 28, 4:00-5:00pm (K – 5th grade)
- Toddler Storytime: Wednesday, May 6, 10:15-10:45am.
- Wii Game Day: Saturday, April 25, 1:00-3:00 in the Children’s Department. Grades 1-5.
- Saturday Morning Children’s Movies – every Saturday from 10:30am to noon for all ages. Children younger than kindergarten should be accompanied by an adult. April 25: Night at the Museum (PG); May 2: Tinkerbell & the Legend of the Neverbeast (G); May 9: Princess Bride (PG); May 16: Savage Sam (sequel to Old Yeller) (NR); May 23: Annie 2014 (PG).
Kendall Young Library
1201 Willson Ave. • 832-9100
Mon. – Thur.: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.