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August 2019

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Iowa Raptor Project Aug 06, 2019 from 06:30 PM to 07:30 PM Hawkins Memorial Library,
Iowa Raptor Project Dates/Times Offered: Tuesday, August 6, 6:30 PM Instructor: Iowa Raptor Project Staff With two raptors to show, they’ll teach about raptors, conservation, biology and the history of birds of prey.
Monday Morning Coffee Aug 05, 2019 from 08:00 AM to 10:00 AM Hawkins Memorial Library,
Monday Morning Coffee Aug 12, 2019 from 08:00 AM to 10:00 AM Hawkins Memorial Library,
Monday Morning Coffee Aug 19, 2019 from 08:00 AM to 10:00 AM Hawkins Memorial Library,
Monday Morning Coffee Aug 26, 2019 from 08:00 AM to 10:00 AM Hawkins Memorial Library,
Coloring & Puzzles Aug 16, 2019 from 01:00 PM to 05:00 PM Hawkins Memorial Library,
Drop in between 1 and 5 PM to color space bookmarks and pictures, or work your way though word searches, crosswords and other challenging puzzles.
Book Club Discussion Group Aug 26, 2019 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Hawkins Memorial Library,
LEGORAMA! Aug 01, 2019 from 01:00 PM to 05:00 PM Hawkins Memorial Library,
Hawkins Handcrafters Aug 08, 2019 from 01:00 PM to 03:00 PM Hawkins Memorial Library,
If you are a stitcher or crafter you need to attend Hawkins Handcrafters. For a couple of hours you can focus on completing a work in progress or start something new. All types of handwork are welcome - just bring your own project.
1:15 PM Movie Aug 07, 2019 from 01:15 PM to 03:15 PM Hawkins Memorial Library,
1:15 PM Movie Aug 14, 2019 from 01:15 PM to 03:15 PM Hawkins Memorial Library,
1:15 PM Movie Aug 21, 2019 from 01:15 PM to 03:15 PM Hawkins Memorial Library,
BINGO Aug 15, 2019 from 01:30 PM to 03:00 PM Hawkins Memorial Library,
Summer Science Aug 05, 2019 from 01:00 PM to 03:00 PM Hawkins Memorial Library,
Offered Mondays in June, July & August for grades Preschool-2: 1-1:45 PM and grades 3-5: 2-3 PM, Instructor: Black Hawk County Extension Staff, Location: Hawkins Memorial Library, 308 Main Street, La Porte City, Cost: Free, Designed for: Children preschool age through 5th grade Children are immersed in hands-on STEM activities and experiments that explore adventures in science. This program is provided by Black Hawk County Extension. No registration required.
Zeus the Mighty Oak Book Reading Aug 12, 2019 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Hawkins Memorial Library,
Zeus is coming to town, healing one tree at a time. Meet Zeus and enjoy the reading of the book Zeus the Mighty Oak on Monday, August 12. This book was written by Max Rotzler, Sr. and will be read by Patricia Town-Palmer at 1:30 PM.
Shadow Puppet Show & Workshop Aug 19, 2019 from 01:00 PM to 02:30 PM Hawkins Memorial Library,
After presenting an entertaining shadow puppet show at 1 PM on Monday, August 19, the Waste Trac Education Team will help kids create their own shadow puppets and a theater to take home to put on their own production.
Summer Reading Ice Cream Social & Stories Aug 13, 2019 from 06:30 PM to 07:30 PM Hawkins Memorial Library,
How about dessert and stories for the evening? Join us at 6:30 PM, on Tuesday, August 13, to read a few space books and enjoy a dish of ice cream to celebrate a successful summer of Summer Reading Programs for Hawkins Memorial Library..
Summer Reading Program Crafts Aug 02, 2019 from 01:00 PM to 05:00 PM Hawkins Memorial Library,
Summer Reading Program Crafts Aug 09, 2019 from 01:00 PM to 05:00 PM Hawkins Memorial Library,
Color and Connect - Adult Coloring Program Aug 27, 2019 from 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM Hawkins Memorial Library,
LEGO World from Aug 20, 2019 01:00 PM to Aug 22, 2019 06:00 PM Hawkins Memorial Library,
You have three days of building to create LEGO World. Stop in any time we're open, Tuesday through Thursday, August 20 - 22, and help create this new world made out of LEGOs!
Iowa Raptor Project
Iowa Raptor Project Dates/Times Offered: Tuesday, August 6, 6:30 PM Instructor: Iowa Raptor Project Staff With two raptors to show, they’ll teach about raptors, conservation, biology and the history of birds of prey.
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Zeus the Mighty Oak Book Reading
Zeus the Mighty Oak Book Reading Zeus is coming to town, healing one tree at a time. Meet Zeus and enjoy the reading of the book Zeus the Mighty Oak on Monday, August 12. This book was written by Max Rotzler, Sr. and will be read by Patricia Town-Palmer at 1:30 PM.
Summer Reading Ice Cream Social & Stories
How about dessert and stories for the evening? Join us at 6:30 PM, on Tuesday, August 13, to read a few space books and enjoy a dish of ice cream to celebrate a successful summer of Summer Reading Programs for Hawkins Memorial Library.
Shadow Puppets Workshop
Watch a puppet show then make shadow puppets and a theater to take home. We have a Shadow Puppet Show & Workshop on Monday, August 19, at 1 PM, presented by the Waste Trac Education Team. Bring a cereal box if you have one.
Aureon Charity Grant Awarded
Once again, Aureon is pleased to announce that Aureon Charity Grants have been awarded to Hawkins Memorial Library. A $400 grant has been used to purchase sets of Magformers, magnetic building toys that will allow the library to schedule monthly STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics) programs at the library. The grant was presented in conjunction with LPC Connect who sponsored the grant applications. Aureon, the new name for Iowa Network Services, created the grant program in 1993 to increase service and support to rural independent telecommunications companies and the communities they serve. The Aureon Charity Grant Program awards grants on a quarterly basis. Over the course of twenty-four years, Aureon has donated over $950,000 to local communities and their surrounding areas.
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