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Book Club News from Sep 15, 2014 06:30 PM to Jun 15, 2015 08:00 PM Lacona Library,
Book club will not meet in July or August. Book Club meetings will resume in September. Will meet the third Monday or the third Tuesday every month. Monday club is in the evening. Tuesday club is in the afternoon.
2014 Summer Reading Program from Jul 08, 2014 01:30 PM to Jul 29, 2014 03:00 PM
"FIZZ, BOOM, READ!" with crafts, story time, and treats. AGES: Pre-school (four years old) through 5th grade. Will be the last four Tuesdays in July (July 8, 15, 22, 29). Sign up now!!!
Monthly Children's Story Time from Sep 01, 2013 10:00 AM to May 07, 2014 10:00 AM Library Meeting Room,
From September, 2012 through May, 2013, Children's Story Time will happen at 10a.m. on the first Saturday of every month. As of September, 2013, Story Time has been suspended due to lack of attendance. We will be happy to resume it should there be expressed interest from our patrons.
Homemade Lip Gloss Jul 18, 2013 from 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM library,
A Thursday night craft activity that's fun and useful.
Lacona Summer Reading Program from Jul 02, 2013 01:30 PM to Jul 23, 2013 01:30 PM library,
The summer reading program at Lacona Library will be the first 4 Tuesdays in July, from 130-300pm.
Make a T-Shirt Necklace Jun 20, 2013 from 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM library,
A Thursday evening craft activity that's fun and fancy
Learn the Sign Language Alphabet May 16, 2013 from 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM library,
The May crafts activity for Thursday, May 16th from 6-8pm.
National Library Week/Book Sale/Open House from Apr 14, 2013 12:05 AM to Apr 20, 2013 12:00 AM library,
April 14-20, 2013 is National Library Week. Lacona Public Library will host an open house and a book sale here at the library during that week.
Sew a Pillowcase Apr 11, 2013 from 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM library,
A fun, simple crafts project for people age 10 and up, on Thursday, April 11 from 6-8pm.
St Paddy's Day Party Mar 16, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Green punch, shamrock cookies, stories, games, crafts at Lacona Public Library!
Thursday hours change from Feb 07, 2013 03:00 PM to Dec 31, 2018 12:00 PM
Effective February 7th, 2013, the Lacona Public Library will be open on Thursdays from 3-8pm instead of the previous 1-6pm hours.
Learn to use an eDevice from Jan 05, 2013 10:30 AM to Dec 31, 2017 12:00 AM Lacona Public Library,
Free, monthly workshops for learning to use your Nook Color, Kindle, Kindle Fire, and iPad ereaders, starting January.
2012 Winter Break Games Day Dec 27, 2012 from 12:00 PM to 06:00 PM
The 2nd annual Winter Break Games Day will be held at the library on Thursday, December 27th from noon-6pm.
Afternoon Book Group from Dec 17, 2012 01:30 PM to Dec 11, 2017 01:25 PM meeting room,
Afternoon book discussion group starting up
Annual Cookie Walk Dec 08, 2012 from 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM Community Room,
Holiday cookies for sale at the library
E-book lending service from Nov 30, 2012 12:00 AM to Nov 30, 2017 04:10 PM
WILBOR, the e-book library lending service, begins on November 30 through the library.
Iowa Poet Laureate here November 3! Nov 03, 2012 from 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM Lacona Community Center,
Mary Swander, the Poet Laureate of Iowa, will be at the Lacona Community Center (104 N. Washington St) on Saturday, November 3 at 1:00pm for an afternoon performance of her story, DRIVING THE BODY BACK. Our library is one of only 5 rural libraries in the state to receive a grant for this event, and it's the only one in south-central Iowa to have it. The show is intended for teen and adult audiences. There will be a reception for the author and cast after the performance. Admission is free. Come and enjoy this special opportunity! It's a show you won't want to miss!
Ongoing E-Reader Learning from Sep 22, 2012 10:00 AM to Sep 29, 2017 12:00 PM
Free workshops on e-readers. We had one on September 22 and September 29. The library has a Nook Color, a Kindle Fire, and an iPad2 available for you to learn about, plus some books and games downloaded on them for your use in the library. If you'd like to learn more about these devices, or have one that you're not quite familiar with yet, call Kate at the library to schedule some time to see what these e-readers can do.
2012 Summer Reading Program from Jul 10, 2012 01:30 PM to Jul 31, 2012 01:30 PM Lacona Public Library,
Begins on Tuesday, July 10 from 1:30-3pm. Meets every following Tuesday in July: the 17th, 24th, 31st. On Tuesday, July 24 will be a special program on children's water safety, "Josh the Otter", with a free book for the first 20 kids. Each Tuesday session includes stories, crafts, and treats. Signup sheets at the library now.
Library will be closed for Thanksgiving Holiday from Nov 23, 2011 12:00 AM to Nov 25, 2011 12:00 AM Lacona Public Library,
The Library will be closed Wed. Nov. 23 and Thru. Nov. 24 to celebrate The Thanksgiving Holiday. The Library will reopen at regular time, Friday, Nov. 25
This resource is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by State Library of Iowa.