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Ongoing Events
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This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Tweens (5th-8th Grade)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (9th-12th Grade)" group.

Teen & Tween Book Reviews with Emily

May 26, 2020
3:00pm - 3:30pm
Sioux Center Public Library
Library Branch: Sioux Center Public Library
Age Group: Youth, Tweens (5th-8th Grade), Teens (9th-12th Grade)
Program Type: Book Discussions
Event Details:
Join teen librarian Emily Van Weerdhuizen as she shares teen book reviews.  These book reviews will take place as Facebook Live events and will remain on our Facebook page for you to watch later as well.  http://www.facebook.com/sioux...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "School Age (TK-4th Grade)" group.
This event is in the "Tweens (5th-8th Grade)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (9th-12th Grade)" group.

Lego Challenge with Chris

May 27, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Sioux Center Public Library
Library Branch: Sioux Center Public Library
Age Group: Youth, School Age (TK-4th Grade), Tweens (5th-8th Grade), Teens (9th-12th Grade)
Program Type: Lego, STEM
Event Details:
Join Chris for a weekly lego challenge. The challenge video will posted on the library's Facebook page each Wednesday morning.  Feel free to send us photos of your lego creations! http://www.facebook.com/siouxcenterlib ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Tweens (5th-8th Grade)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (9th-12th Grade)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Maria Makes - Crafts

May 27, 2020
3:00pm - 3:30pm
Sioux Center Public Library
Library Branch: Sioux Center Public Library
Age Group: Youth, Tweens (5th-8th Grade), Teens (9th-12th Grade), Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Join Maria for a weekly crafting project. Maria Makes will stream live on the library's Facebook page each Wednesday afternoon.  Feel free to send us photos of your completed crafts! http://www.facebook.com/siouxcenterlib ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Children (Age 0-4)" group.
This event is in the "School Age (TK-4th Grade)" group.

Bedtime Stories with Janelle

May 27, 2020
7:30pm - 8:00pm
Sioux Center Public Library
Library Branch: Sioux Center Public Library
Age Group: Youth, Children (Age 0-4), School Age (TK-4th Grade)
Program Type: General Programs, Storytimes
Event Details:
Join Janelle on Facebook for a bedtime story time each Wednesday and Friday night. The videos will also be on her YouTube channel until June 30, 2020. Subscribe to get notifications when she uploads new videos picture books a...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Información en español con Ruth = Spanish Updates with Ruth

May 28, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Sioux Center Public Library
Library Branch: Sioux Center Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Bilingual/Español, General Programs
Event Details:
Cada jueves a las 10 am, Ruth compartirá información en español sobre los servicios de la biblioteca y los recursos comunitarios que existen para servirle durante este tiempo de COVID-19. Si tiene preguntas que le gustaría que ella conteste, favor de...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Tweens (5th-8th Grade)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (9th-12th Grade)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Siouxper Eats Contest

May 28, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Sioux Center Public Library
Library Branch: Sioux Center Public Library
Age Group: Youth, Tweens (5th-8th Grade), Teens (9th-12th Grade), Adults
Program Type: Games & Activities, General Programs
Event Details:
Each Thursday afternoon at 3pm, Heidi will post a trivia question on the library's Facebook page related to one of our local restaurants. Correctly answer the question and share the post to be entered in the drawing for a gift certificate to tha...
This event is in the "Tweens (5th-8th Grade)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (9th-12th Grade)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Facebook Jeopardy Contest

May 29, 2020
9:00am - 10:00am
Sioux Center Public Library
Library Branch: Sioux Center Public Library
Age Group: Tweens (5th-8th Grade), Teens (9th-12th Grade), Adults
Program Type: Games & Activities, General Programs
Event Details:
Each Friday morning at 9 am, Kari will post a trivia question on the library's Facebook page. The first person to answer  correctly will receive a fine waive coupon along with a coffee punch card for here at the library. Thanks for pla...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Tweens (5th-8th Grade)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (9th-12th Grade)" group.

Cooking Demos with Emily

May 29, 2020
3:00pm - 3:30pm
Sioux Center Public Library
Library Branch: Sioux Center Public Library
Age Group: Youth, Tweens (5th-8th Grade), Teens (9th-12th Grade)
Program Type: General Programs, STEM, Workshops
Event Details:
Join teen librarian Emily Van Weerdhuizen as she shares a cooking demo. The ingredients you need will be posted several days ahead of time, but hopefully you'll already  have most of them at home.   These cooking demos will take pla...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Children (Age 0-4)" group.
This event is in the "School Age (TK-4th Grade)" group.

Bedtime Stories with Janelle

May 29, 2020
7:30pm - 8:00pm
Sioux Center Public Library
Library Branch: Sioux Center Public Library
Age Group: Youth, Children (Age 0-4), School Age (TK-4th Grade)
Program Type: General Programs, Storytimes
Event Details:
Join Janelle on Facebook for a bedtime story time each Wednesday and Friday night. The videos will also be on her YouTube channel until June 30, 2020. Subscribe to get notifications when she uploads new videos picture books a...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "School Age (TK-4th Grade)" group.

Chapter Book Teasers with Janelle

May 30, 2020
8:00pm - 8:30pm
Sioux Center Public Library
Library Branch: Sioux Center Public Library
Age Group: Youth, School Age (TK-4th Grade)
Program Type: Book Discussions, General Programs, Storytimes
Event Details:
Join Janelle on her YouTube channel where she will leave read-alouds up for your convenience until June 30, 2020. Subscribe to get notifications when she uploads new videos of chapter book teasers as well as picture books. Video read-alo...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Young at Heart Book Club - online

June 6, 2020
10:00am - 11:00pm
Sioux Center Public Library
Library Branch: Sioux Center Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions
Event Details:
Join us via Zoom meeting to discuss the book you choose. Book club members will receive invitation via email with log in information. Reminder emails will include a list of title options to choose from if you need some help.   June 6:...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Children (Age 0-4)" group.
This event is in the "School Age (TK-4th Grade)" group.
This event is in the "Tweens (5th-8th Grade)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (9th-12th Grade)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Summer Reading Program Begins

All Day
Sioux Center Public Library
Library Branch: Sioux Center Public Library
Age Group: Youth, Children (Age 0-4), School Age (TK-4th Grade), Tweens (5th-8th Grade), Teens (9th-12th Grade), Adults, Families
Program Type: Summer Reading Program
Event Details:
June 8 is the first day of the summer reading program. Stop by the library on the 8th (or any time after) to pick up a reading log.  ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Library Board Meeting

June 8, 2020
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Sioux Center Public Library
Library Branch: Sioux Center Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Purpose of Meeting
Board Meeting ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Children (Age 0-4)" group.
This event is in the "School Age (TK-4th Grade)" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Cuentos y rimas en español = Spanish Story Hour

June 8, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Sioux Center Public Library
Library Branch: Sioux Center Public Library
Room: Room CD
Age Group: Youth, Children (Age 0-4), School Age (TK-4th Grade), Families
Program Type: Bilingual/Español, Storytimes
Event Details:
Cada lunes a las 6:30 pm Ruth publicará un video en Facebook en el cual leerá un libro en español y compartirá unas rimas. Los videos estarán disponibles en la página de YouTube de la biblioteca por unas semanas. Suscríbase p...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop-offs will not be permitted.

Photo Permission

Staff often take pictures during library programs. The library uses photos in its publicity, in social media, and on its website. If I do not want my photo used, I will contact Heidi at Heidi.Ouwinga@siouxcenterlibrary.org and the library will honor that request.
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Children (Age 0-4)" group.
This event is in the "School Age (TK-4th Grade)" group.
This event is in the "Tweens (5th-8th Grade)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (9th-12th Grade)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Summer 2020 Family Lego Nights - online

June 8, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Youth, Children (Age 0-4), School Age (TK-4th Grade), Tweens (5th-8th Grade), Teens (9th-12th Grade), Adults, Families
Program Type: General Programs, Lego, STEM, Summer Reading Program
Event Details:
Join us on Facebook this evening for some LEGO family challenge ideas. Chris Ringelberg will present a challenge and we'd love for you to post pics of your family building projects for that evening.  We hope you plan some fun family time duri...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Children (Age 0-4)" group.
This event is in the "School Age (TK-4th Grade)" group.

Virtual Summer Story Time on facebook: Nature Center

June 9, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Youth, Children (Age 0-4), School Age (TK-4th Grade)
Program Type: Storytimes

Story Time

Thematic program using books, songs, and rhymes to assist the parent/caregiver in reading to their child. Activities support the development of language skills, listening skills, and word awareness for the purpose of encouraging a lifelong interest in reading. Activities and crafts are designed for children ages 3-6, but siblings of all ages are welcome to attend.
Event Details:
Join us for a story time adventure at the new Prairie Woods Nature Center at Oak Grove State Park!  Bring along a sack lunch to eat after story time and set aside some time to explore the Nature Center after lunch, if you are able. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "School Age (TK-4th Grade)" group.
This event is in the "Tweens (5th-8th Grade)" group.

Virtual LEGO Club (4th-8th)

June 9, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Sioux Center Public Library
Registration
Library Branch: Sioux Center Public Library
Room: Room CD
Age Group: Youth, School Age (TK-4th Grade), Tweens (5th-8th Grade)
Program Type: Lego, STEM, Summer Reading Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24

Lego Club

A building program for kids! Kids can work individually or in a team to complete design challenges.

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Photo Permission

Staff often take pictures during library programs. The library uses photos in its publicity, in social media, and on its website. If I do not want my photo used, I will contact Heidi at Heidi.Ouwinga@siouxcenterlibrary.org and the library will honor that request.
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "School Age (TK-4th Grade)" group.

Summer Splash TK-K

June 10, 2020
9:30am - 10:15am
Sioux Center Public Library
Registration
Payment
Library Branch: Sioux Center Public Library
Room: Room CD
Age Group: Youth, School Age (TK-4th Grade)
Program Type: STEM, Summer Reading Program
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 22

Summer Splash

The long break from school means that reading ability and comprehension can slip. SPLASH helps students fill the “summer gap” of reading. The program focuses on the summer reading program theme and includes literacy activities, recommending books, literature discussions, games, crafts, and more.

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Photo Permission

Staff often take pictures during library programs. The library uses photos in its publicity, in social media, and on its website. If I do not want my photo used, I will contact Heidi at Heidi.Ouwinga@siouxcenterlibrary.org and the library will honor that request.
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "School Age (TK-4th Grade)" group.

Summer Splash 1st-2nd

June 10, 2020
10:30am - 11:15am
Sioux Center Public Library
Registration
Payment
Library Branch: Sioux Center Public Library
Room: Room CD
Age Group: Youth, School Age (TK-4th Grade)
Program Type: STEM, Summer Reading Program
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 23

Summer Splash

The long break from school means that reading ability and comprehension can slip. SPLASH helps students fill the “summer gap” of reading. The program focuses on the summer reading program theme and includes literacy activities, recommending books, literature discussions, games, crafts, and more.

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Photo Permission

Staff often take pictures during library programs. The library uses photos in its publicity, in social media, and on its website. If I do not want my photo used, I will contact Heidi at Heidi.Ouwinga@siouxcenterlibrary.org and the library will honor that request.
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "School Age (TK-4th Grade)" group.

Summer Splash 3rd-4th

June 10, 2020
11:30am - 12:15pm
Sioux Center Public Library
Registration
Payment
Library Branch: Sioux Center Public Library
Room: Room CD
Age Group: Youth, School Age (TK-4th Grade)
Program Type: STEM, Summer Reading Program
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 23

Summer Splash

The long break from school means that reading ability and comprehension can slip. SPLASH helps students fill the “summer gap” of reading. The program focuses on the summer reading program theme and includes literacy activities, recommending books, literature discussions, games, crafts, and more.

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Photo Permission

Staff often take pictures during library programs. The library uses photos in its publicity, in social media, and on its website. If I do not want my photo used, I will contact Heidi at Heidi.Ouwinga@siouxcenterlibrary.org and the library will honor that request.
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "School Age (TK-4th Grade)" group.

Summer Splash TK-K

June 10, 2020
1:15pm - 2:00pm
Sioux Center Public Library
Registration
Payment
Library Branch: Sioux Center Public Library
Room: Room CD
Age Group: Youth, School Age (TK-4th Grade)
Program Type: STEM, Summer Reading Program
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 23

Summer Splash

The long break from school means that reading ability and comprehension can slip. SPLASH helps students fill the “summer gap” of reading. The program focuses on the summer reading program theme and includes literacy activities, recommending books, literature discussions, games, crafts, and more.

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Photo Permission

Staff often take pictures during library programs. The library uses photos in its publicity, in social media, and on its website. If I do not want my photo used, I will contact Heidi at Heidi.Ouwinga@siouxcenterlibrary.org and the library will honor that request.
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "School Age (TK-4th Grade)" group.

Summer Splash 1st-2nd

June 10, 2020
2:15pm - 3:00pm
Sioux Center Public Library
Registration
Payment
Library Branch: Sioux Center Public Library
Room: Room CD
Age Group: Youth, School Age (TK-4th Grade)
Program Type: STEM, Summer Reading Program
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 22

Summer Splash

The long break from school means that reading ability and comprehension can slip. SPLASH helps students fill the “summer gap” of reading. The program focuses on the summer reading program theme and includes literacy activities, recommending books, literature discussions, games, crafts, and more.

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Photo Permission

Staff often take pictures during library programs. The library uses photos in its publicity, in social media, and on its website. If I do not want my photo used, I will contact Heidi at Heidi.Ouwinga@siouxcenterlibrary.org and the library will honor that request.
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Tweens (5th-8th Grade)" group.

Virtual Summer Splash - 5th-8th

June 10, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Sioux Center Public Library
Registration
Payment
Library Branch: Sioux Center Public Library
Room: Room A
Age Group: Youth, Tweens (5th-8th Grade)
Program Type: General Programs, Summer Reading Program
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 23

Summer Splash

The long break from school means that reading ability and comprehension can slip. SPLASH helps students fill the “summer gap” of reading. The program focuses on the summer reading program theme and includes literacy activities, recommending books, literature discussions, games, crafts, and more.

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Photo Permission

Staff often take pictures during library programs. The library uses photos in its publicity, in social media, and on its website. If I do not want my photo used, I will contact Heidi at Heidi.Ouwinga@siouxcenterlibrary.org and the library will honor that request.
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "School Age (TK-4th Grade)" group.

Summer Splash 3rd-4th

June 10, 2020
3:15pm - 4:00pm
Sioux Center Public Library
Registration
Payment
Library Branch: Sioux Center Public Library
Room: Room CD
Age Group: Youth, School Age (TK-4th Grade)
Program Type: STEM, Summer Reading Program
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 23

Summer Splash

The long break from school means that reading ability and comprehension can slip. SPLASH helps students fill the “summer gap” of reading. The program focuses on the summer reading program theme and includes literacy activities, recommending books, literature discussions, games, crafts, and more.

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Photo Permission

Staff often take pictures during library programs. The library uses photos in its publicity, in social media, and on its website. If I do not want my photo used, I will contact Heidi at Heidi.Ouwinga@siouxcenterlibrary.org and the library will honor that request.
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Tweens (5th-8th Grade)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (9th-12th Grade)" group.

Virtual Science of Cooking

June 11, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Sioux Center Public Library
Registration
Library Branch: Sioux Center Public Library
Room: Room A
Age Group: Youth, Tweens (5th-8th Grade), Teens (9th-12th Grade)
Program Type: General Programs, STEM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:
This summer, we are going to be jumping into the science of food! We will be learning the basics of different processes involved in cooking and baking, and of course, creating and eating food! This event requires registration, and is open to stu...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Photo Permission

Staff often take pictures during library programs. The library uses photos in its publicity, in social media, and on its website. If I do not want my photo used, I will contact Heidi at Heidi.Ouwinga@siouxcenterlibrary.org and the library will honor that request.
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Children (Age 0-4)" group.
This event is in the "School Age (TK-4th Grade)" group.
This event is in the "Tweens (5th-8th Grade)" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Pockets Full of Fun - Lisa Laird

June 12, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Sioux Center Public Library
Library Branch: Sioux Center Public Library
Room: Room AB
Age Group: Youth, Children (Age 0-4), School Age (TK-4th Grade), Tweens (5th-8th Grade), Families
Program Type: General Programs, Performances, Summer Reading Program
Event Details:
Join Lisa Laird and her puppets for fabulous, free show. This event is open to the whole family.  More information will be available as we get closer to the event.  ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop-offs will not be permitted.

Photo Permission

Staff often take pictures during library programs. The library uses photos in its publicity, in social media, and on its website. If I do not want my photo used, I will contact Heidi at Heidi.Ouwinga@siouxcenterlibrary.org and the library will honor that request.