Events at the Library

Upcoming Events

May 28

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Tech Lab

Adults, Tech

Makerspace Drop In ~ 3D Printed Nametag

Make and Take! Use our 3D printer to make a nametag. This is a drop-in class.  Stop by any time between 2:00…

3D Printing

Technology

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May 29

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Tech Lab

Adults, Tech

Makerspace Drop In ~ 3D Printed Nametag

Make and Take! Use our 3D printer to make a nametag. This is a drop-in class.  Stop by any time between 2:00…

3D Printing

Technology

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May 30

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Tech Lab

Adults, Tech

Makerspace Drop In ~ 3D Printed Nametag

Make and Take! Use our 3D printer to make a nametag. This is a drop-in class.  Stop by any time between 2:00…

3D Printing

Technology

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May 30

3:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Game On! Teen Central!

Get ready for a new age of gaming EVERY THURSDAY! We’re combining the thrill and fun of board games with the excitement…

Gaming

Learn More

May 30

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Tech Lab

Español, Tech

Tiempo de Tecnología con Yvonne

Horario: 6pm a 7pm Día: Jueves Haga cita para recibir ayuda utilizando una computadora o para aprender mas de los recursos de…

Espanol

Technology

Learn More

May 31

9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Conference Room A Council Bluffs Public Library

Adults

Blood Drive

Give More Life – Donate Blood Today A blood donation is one of the most incredible gifts you can give someone. And…

blood drive

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Jun 03

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Tech Lab

Adults, Tech

Makerspace Drop In ~ Convert Your VHS Home Movies to Digital

Save your old home movies! Let us help convert your old VHS tapes to digital format and bring them into the 21st…

Technology

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Jun 03

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Constellation Plates

Paint your own, custom, constellation dinner plate. Tinker Zone features a new activity every week! Drop in for as little or as…

Arts & Crafts

DIY

Drop-in

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Jun 03

6:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Council Bluffs Public Library

Family, Kids

BEDTIME Storytime!

Wear your jammies, bring your favorite stuffie, and join Miss Lisa for a half hour of stories and fun!  Storytime is most…

Story Time

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Jun 03

7:00 pm

Conference Room B Council Bluffs Public Library

Adults

The Art and Artifice of Audiobook Narration with George Guidall

Widely recognized as the world’s most prolific narrator of audiobooks, George Guidall is a professional actor, a 3-time Audie award winner for…

Audiobooks

Presentation

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Jun 04

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Tech Lab

Adults, Tech

Makerspace Drop In ~ Convert Your VHS Home Movies to Digital

Save your old home movies! Let us help convert your old VHS tapes to digital format and bring them into the 21st…

Technology

Learn More

Jun 04

3:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Constellation Plates

Paint your own, custom, constellation dinner plate. Tinker Zone features a new activity every week! Drop in for as little or as…

Arts & Crafts

DIY

Drop-in

Learn More

Jun 04

6:00 pm - 8:45 pm

Conference Room A Council Bluffs Public Library

Adults

Adult Board Game Night

Come play new and classic board and card games. This group meets the first and third Tuesday of each month, and it…
Learn More

Jun 04

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Meeting Room D

Adults

Mystery Book Club

Ever think you could have been a detective? Drop by the Mystery Book Club and investigate different styles of mysteries. All book clubs…

Book Club

Learn More

Jun 05

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Meeting Room F

Adults

SmartPhone 101 ~ iPhones

Bring your smartphone for an interactive question and answer session. Master apps and find out everything you need to know about your…

Class

tech help

Learn More

Jun 05

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Constellation Plates

Paint your own, custom, constellation dinner plate. Tinker Zone features a new activity every week! Drop in for as little or as…

Arts & Crafts

DIY

Drop-in

Learn More

Jun 05

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Tech Lab

Adults, Tech

Makerspace Drop In ~ Convert Your VHS Home Movies to Digital

Save your old home movies! Let us help convert your old VHS tapes to digital format and bring them into the 21st…

Technology

Learn More

Jun 06

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Tech Lab

Adults, Tech

Makerspace Drop In ~ Convert Your VHS Home Movies to Digital

Save your old home movies! Let us help convert your old VHS tapes to digital format and bring them into the 21st…

Technology

Learn More

Jun 06

3:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Game On! Teen Central!

Get ready for a new age of gaming EVERY THURSDAY! We’re combining the thrill and fun of board games with the excitement…

Gaming

Learn More

Jun 06

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Tech Lab

Español, Tech

Tiempo de Tecnología con Yvonne

Horario: 6pm a 7pm Día: Jueves Haga cita para recibir ayuda utilizando una computadora o para aprender mas de los recursos de…

Espanol

Technology

Learn More

Jun 06

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Council Bluffs Public Library

Adults

Worlds Away – SciFi/Fantasy Book Discussion

Escape the ordinary and plunge into the unique, alternate worlds depicted in science fiction and fantasy genres. Our Worlds Away Group Discussion…

Book Club

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Jun 07 - Jun 30

All Day

The Rose Performing Arts

Family, Kids

Matilda the Musical @ the Rose

The Rose, Performing Arts for children and families, is offering special pricing for Library patrons to Matilda the Musical throughout the month…

Music

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Jun 08

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Conference Room A Council Bluffs Public Library

Adults

360 Gaming for All Ages

Join us for an afternoon of 360 Gaming! What is 360 Gaming? We turn one of our meeting rooms into a game…

board games

Gaming

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Jun 08

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Constellation Plates

Paint your own, custom, constellation dinner plate. Tinker Zone features a new activity every week! Drop in for as little or as…

Arts & Crafts

DIY

Drop-in

Learn More

Jun 10

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Stories Alive for Under Five!

Join us for a half hour of stories, movement and fun all about MY NAME!  For kids 5 years old and younger…

Story Time

Learn More

Jun 10

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Solar System Bracelets

Show your love of space and jewelry with these easy, DIY, solar system bracelets. Tinker features a different activity every week! Drop…

Arts & Crafts

DIY

Drop-in

Learn More

Jun 10

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Stories Alive for Under Five!

Join us for a half hour of stories, movement and fun all about MY NAME!  For kids 5 years old and younger…

Story Time

Learn More

Jun 10

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Conference Room B Council Bluffs Public Library

Family, Kids

Magic with Jeff Quinn!

Starting of our Summer programming with an evening of magical fun!  Be prepared to be AMAZED!  Sponsored by the Friends of the…

Summer

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Jun 11

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Music with Lori Lynn!

Join us for a half hour of musical fun with Lori Lynn! For kids 5 years old and younger and an adult…

Music

Learn More

Jun 11

3:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Solar System Bracelets

Show your love of space and jewelry with these easy, DIY, solar system bracelets. Tinker features a different activity every week! Drop…

Arts & Crafts

DIY

Drop-in

Learn More

Jun 11

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Conference Room B Council Bluffs Public Library

Adults

CyberSecurity Roadshow

Presented by Anthony Kava, Digital Forensics/Technology Administrator with the Pottawattamie County Sheriff’s Office. Anthony will share some practical cybersecurity information and basic…
Learn More

Jun 12

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Conference Room B Council Bluffs Public Library

Grades K-6, Kids

Wildlife Encounters!

Meet amazing animals and explore their incredible habitats & adaptations!  For kids ages 4 years old through 6th grade.  Sponsored by the…

Presentation

Summer

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Jun 12

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Solar System Bracelets

Show your love of space and jewelry with these easy, DIY, solar system bracelets. Tinker features a different activity every week! Drop…

Arts & Crafts

DIY

Drop-in

Learn More

Jun 13

9:45 am - 11:00 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Stories Alive for Under Five!

Join us for a half hour of stories, movement and fun all about MY NAME!  For kids 5 years old and younger…

Story Time

Learn More

Jun 13

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

33rd & 4th Avenue

5 & Under, Grades K-6Kids

Hydrant Party! 33rd & 4th Ave

Join us and the Council Bluffs Fire Department for water fun and free books!

Summer

Learn More

Jun 13

3:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Game On! Teen Central!

Get ready for a new age of gaming EVERY THURSDAY! We’re combining the thrill and fun of board games with the excitement…

Gaming

Learn More

Jun 13

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Meeting Room D

Adults

746 Needlework Club

The 746 Needlework Club meets the second and fourth Thursdays each month. Needlework – Knitting, Crocheting, Embroidery – All skill levels welcome!…

Arts & Crafts

Learn More

Jun 13

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Meeting Room B

Adults

Fic to Flick

READ the words… SEE the picture. A team of four women (a biologist, an anthropologist, a psychologist, and a surveyor) set out…

Book to Movie

Movie

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Jun 13

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Tech Lab

Español, Tech

Tiempo de Tecnología con Yvonne

Horario: 6pm a 7pm Día: Jueves Haga cita para recibir ayuda utilizando una computadora o para aprender mas de los recursos de…

Espanol

Technology

Learn More

Jun 13

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Council Bluffs Public Library

Family, Kids

Love on a Leash!

Pet therapy teams visit the Library to help motivate children to read.  Wear your jammies, snuggle up to a pup and read!

Drop-in

Story Time

Learn More

Jun 15

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Solar System Bracelets

Show your love of space and jewelry with these easy, DIY, solar system bracelets. Tinker features a different activity every week! Drop…

Arts & Crafts

DIY

Drop-in

Learn More

Jun 15

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Conference Room A Council Bluffs Public Library

Adults, EspañolKids

Saturday Matinee

Showing Guardians of the Galaxy – FREE Popcorn! Brash space adventurer Peter Quill (Chris Pratt) finds himself the quarry of relentless bounty…

Movie

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Jun 17

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Stories Alive for Under Five!

Join us for a half hour of stories, movement and fun all about CIRCLES!  For kids 5 years old and younger and…

Story Time

Learn More

Jun 17

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Edible Galaxy Bark

Taste the galaxy with this far out chocolate based treat. Tinker Zone features a new activity every week! Drop in for as…

DIY

Food

Learn More

Jun 17

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Tech Lab

Adults, Tech

Makerspace Drop In ~ Fun with Green Screen

Learn to use our green screen for customized pictures and videos. This is a drop-in class.  Stop by any time between 2:00pm…
Learn More

Jun 17

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Stories Alive for Under Five!

Join us for a half hour of stories, movement and fun all about CIRCLES!  For kids 5 years old and younger and…

Story Time

Learn More

Jun 17

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Meeting Room D

Adults

Adult Coloring Club

Experience the stress-reducing benefits and creative self-discovery of adult coloring. Supplies will be provided, but feel free to bring your own coloring…
Learn More

Jun 18

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Dance with DEE DEE!

Join us for a half hour of dancing fun with Dee Dee!  For kids ages 5 years old and younger and an…

Summer

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Jun 18

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Meeting Room A

Adults

Lunch Bunch Book Club

Bring your lunch and join in as we discuss a mix of contemporary fiction and nonfiction books. Take your mind out of…

Book Club

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Jun 18

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Tech Lab

Adults, Tech

Makerspace Drop In ~ Fun with Green Screen

Learn to use our green screen for customized pictures and videos. This is a drop-in class.  Stop by any time between 2:00pm…
Learn More

Jun 18

3:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Edible Galaxy Bark

Taste the galaxy with this far out chocolate based treat. Tinker Zone features a new activity every week! Drop in for as…

DIY

Food

Learn More

Jun 18

6:00 pm - 8:45 pm

Conference Room A Council Bluffs Public Library

Adults

Adult Board Game Night

Come play new and classic board and card games. This group meets the first and third Tuesday of each month, and it…
Learn More

Jun 19

9:30 am - 10:45 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

Grades K-6, Kids

World Records!

Drop-in and participate in a variety of World Record Challenges. Will your name make it to the top of the CBPL Record…

Drop-in

Summer

Learn More

Jun 19

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Meeting Room F

Adults

SmartPhone 101 ~ Android Phones

Bring your smartphone for an interactive question and answer session. Master apps and find out everything you need to know about your…

Class

tech help

Learn More

Jun 19

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Edible Galaxy Bark

Taste the galaxy with this far out chocolate based treat. Tinker Zone features a new activity every week! Drop in for as…

DIY

Food

Learn More

Jun 19

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Tech Lab

Adults, Tech

Makerspace Drop In ~ Fun with Green Screen

Learn to use our green screen for customized pictures and videos. This is a drop-in class.  Stop by any time between 2:00pm…
Learn More

Jun 20

9:45 am - 11:00 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Stories Alive for Under Five!

Join us for a half hour of stories, movement and fun all about CIRCLES!  For kids 5 years old and younger and…

Story Time

Learn More

Jun 20

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Bel Air & Renner Drive Twin City

5 & Under, Grades K-6Kids

Hydrant Party! Bel Air & Renner

Join us and the Council Bluffs Fire Department for water fun and free books!

Summer

Learn More

Jun 20

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Tech Lab

Adults, Tech

Makerspace Drop In ~ Fun with Green Screen

Learn to use our green screen for customized pictures and videos. This is a drop-in class.  Stop by any time between 2:00pm…
Learn More

Jun 20

3:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Game On! Teen Central!

Get ready for a new age of gaming EVERY THURSDAY! We’re combining the thrill and fun of board games with the excitement…

Gaming

Learn More

Jun 20

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Bayliss Park

Family, Kids

Storytime @ the Farmer’s Market

Join Miss Mary for an outdoor storytime @ Bayliss Park!  There will be two storytimes this evening: 5:00 & 6:30 p.m.  Stories…

Story Time

Summer

Learn More

Jun 20

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Tech Lab

Español, Tech

Tiempo de Tecnología con Yvonne

Horario: 6pm a 7pm Día: Jueves Haga cita para recibir ayuda utilizando una computadora o para aprender mas de los recursos de…

Espanol

Technology

Learn More

Jun 20

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Conference Room B Council Bluffs Public Library

Adults

Iowa’s Own Monuments Man: George Stout

Nancy Trask, founder of the George Stout Fellowship for Art in the Public Sphere, will share the story of Lieutenant George Leslie…
Learn More

Jun 22

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Edible Galaxy Bark

Taste the galaxy with this far out chocolate based treat. Tinker Zone features a new activity every week! Drop in for as…

DIY

Food

Learn More

Jun 23

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Council Bluffs Public Library

Adults

Plastic Scale Modeling

Scale modeling has been one of the most popular crafting hobbies for years. Today, models come in a variety of sizes and…
Learn More

Jun 24

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Stories Alive for Under Five!

Join us for a half hour of stories, movement and fun all about UNDER THE SEA!  For kids 5 years old and…

Story Time

Learn More

Jun 24

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Extraterrestrial Slime

Join us while we make the slimiest glow-in-the-dark slime around. Tinker Zone features a new activity every week! Drop in for as…

Arts & Crafts

DIY

Drop-in

Learn More

Jun 24

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Tech Lab

Adults, Tech

Makerspace Drop In ~ Paper Craft with Silhouette Cameo

Make incredible paper art with the Silhouette Cameo Cutter. This is a drop-in class.  Stop by any time between 2:00pm and 4:00pm…

Drop-in

Learn More

Jun 24

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Stories Alive for Under Five!

Join us for a half hour of stories, movement and fun all about UNDER THE SEA!  For kids 5 years old and…

Story Time

Learn More

Jun 24

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Meeting Room B

Adults

Pinterest’d In… Galaxy T-Shirt

The Pinterest craft for June is a DIY Painted Galaxy T-Shirt! It’s easy to make a chic galaxy shirt that mimics the…

Arts & Crafts

DIY

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Jun 25

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Chicken & Flamingo: Let’s Go For a Drive!

Join our feathery puppet friends, Chicken and Flamingo as they gather everything they need for a summer vacation!  For kids ages 5…

Story Time

Summer

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Jun 25

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Tech Lab

Adults, Tech

Makerspace Drop In ~ Paper Craft with Silhouette Cameo

Make incredible paper art with the Silhouette Cameo Cutter. This is a drop-in class.  Stop by any time between 2:00pm and 4:00pm…

Drop-in

Learn More

Jun 25

3:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Extraterrestrial Slime

Join us while we make the slimiest glow-in-the-dark slime around. Tinker Zone features a new activity every week! Drop in for as…

Arts & Crafts

DIY

Drop-in

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Jun 26

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

Grades K-6, Kids

Fax Gilbert! Mime, Masks, & Magic

Laugh yourself silly with Fax’s Mime, Masks, & Magic program.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Council Bluffs Public Library.  For kids…

Presentation

Summer

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Jun 26

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Extraterrestrial Slime

Join us while we make the slimiest glow-in-the-dark slime around. Tinker Zone features a new activity every week! Drop in for as…

Arts & Crafts

DIY

Drop-in

Learn More

Jun 26

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Tech Lab

Adults, Tech

Makerspace Drop In ~ Paper Craft with Silhouette Cameo

Make incredible paper art with the Silhouette Cameo Cutter. This is a drop-in class.  Stop by any time between 2:00pm and 4:00pm…

Drop-in

Learn More

Jun 27

9:45 am - 11:00 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Stories Alive for Under Five!

Join us for a half hour of stories, movement and fun all about UNDER THE SEA!  For kids 5 years old and…

Story Time

Learn More

Jun 27

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

19th Avenue & South 7th Street

5 & Under, Grades K-6Kids

Hydrant Party! 19th Ave. & So. 7th Street

Join us and the Council Bluffs Fire Department for water fun and free books!

Summer

Learn More

Jun 27

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Tech Lab

Adults, Tech

Makerspace Drop In ~ Paper Craft with Silhouette Cameo

Make incredible paper art with the Silhouette Cameo Cutter. This is a drop-in class.  Stop by any time between 2:00pm and 4:00pm…

Drop-in

Learn More

Jun 27

3:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Game On! Teen Central!

Get ready for a new age of gaming EVERY THURSDAY! We’re combining the thrill and fun of board games with the excitement…

Gaming

Learn More

Jun 27

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Meeting Room D

Adults

746 Needlework Club

The 746 Needlework Club meets the second and fourth Thursdays each month. Needlework – Knitting, Crocheting, Embroidery – All skill levels welcome!…

Arts & Crafts

Learn More

Jun 27

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Tech Lab

Español, Tech

Tiempo de Tecnología con Yvonne

Horario: 6pm a 7pm Día: Jueves Haga cita para recibir ayuda utilizando una computadora o para aprender mas de los recursos de…

Espanol

Technology

Learn More

Jun 29

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Extraterrestrial Slime

Join us while we make the slimiest glow-in-the-dark slime around. Tinker Zone features a new activity every week! Drop in for as…

Arts & Crafts

DIY

Drop-in

Learn More

Jul 01

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Stories Alive for Under Five

Join us for a half hour of stories, movement and fun all about Polar Animals!  For kids 5 years old and younger…

Story Time

Learn More

Jul 01

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Space Stained Glass Windows

Recreate the beauty of the night sky using food coloring, q-tips, and a picture frame!  Tinker Zone features a new activity every…
Learn More

Jul 01

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Stories Alive for Under Five

Join us for a half hour of stories, movement and fun all about Polar Animals!  For kids 5 years old and younger…

Story Time

Learn More

Jul 01

6:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Council Bluffs Public Library

Family, Kids

BEDTIME Storytime!

Wear your jammies, bring your favorite stuffie, and join Miss Lisa for a half hour of stories and fun!  Storytime is most…

Story Time

Learn More

Jul 02

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Music with LORI LYNN!

Join us for a half hour of musical fun with Lori Lynn!  For kids ages 5 years old and younger and an…

Music

Learn More

Jul 02

3:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Space Stained Glass Windows

Recreate the beauty of the night sky using food coloring, q-tips, and a picture frame!  Tinker Zone features a new activity every…
Learn More

Jul 02

6:00 pm - 8:45 pm

Conference Room A Council Bluffs Public Library

Adults

Adult Board Game Night

Come play new and classic board and card games. This group meets the first and third Tuesday of each month, and it…
Learn More

Jul 02

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Meeting Room D

Adults

Mystery Book Club

Ever think you could have been a detective? Drop by the Mystery Book Club and investigate different styles of mysteries. All book clubs…

Book Club

Learn More

Jul 03

9:30 am - 10:45 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

Grades K-6, Kids

Beach in a Cup!

YUM!  Drop in and use some simple ingredients to make a sweet summer dessert.  Sponsored by the Council Bluffs Library Foundation.  For…

Drop-in

Summer

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Jul 03

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Meeting Room F

Adults

SmartPhone 101 ~ iPhones

Bring your smartphone for an interactive question and answer session. Master apps and find out everything you need to know about your…

Class

tech help

Learn More

Jul 03

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Space Stained Glass Windows

Recreate the beauty of the night sky using food coloring, q-tips, and a picture frame!  Tinker Zone features a new activity every…
Learn More

Jul 04

3:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Game On! Teen Central!

Get ready for a new age of gaming EVERY THURSDAY! We’re combining the thrill and fun of board games with the excitement…

Gaming

Learn More

Jul 04

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Tech Lab

Español, Tech

Tiempo de Tecnología con Yvonne

Horario: 6pm a 7pm Día: Jueves Haga cita para recibir ayuda utilizando una computadora o para aprender mas de los recursos de…

Espanol

Technology

Learn More

Jul 06

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Space Stained Glass Windows

Recreate the beauty of the night sky using food coloring, q-tips, and a picture frame!  Tinker Zone features a new activity every…
Learn More

Jul 08

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Stories Alive for Under Five!

Join us for a half hour of stories, movement and fun all about Magical Creatures!  For kids 5 years old and younger…

Story Time

Learn More

Jul 08

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Astronaut Pudding

Make your own instant pudding and eat it like the astronauts do! Tinker Zone features a new activity every week! Drop in…

DIY

Drop-in

Food

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Jul 08

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Stories Alive for Under Five

Join us for a half hour of stories, movement and fun all about Magical Creatures!  For kids 5 years old and younger…

Story Time

Learn More

Jul 08

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Conference Room B Council Bluffs Public Library

Family, Kids

Henry Doorly Zoo @ the Library!

We are bringing the zoo to you!  Explore how animals adapt to survive in their unique habitats on Earth.  Sponsored by The…

Presentation

Summer

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Jul 09

9:45 am - 10:45 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Art Buffet!

Come and explore with toddler friendly art materials.  For kids ages 5 years old and younger and an adult companion.

Arts & Crafts

Summer

Under Five

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Jul 09

3:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Astronaut Pudding

Make your own instant pudding and eat it like the astronauts do! Tinker Zone features a new activity every week! Drop in…

DIY

Drop-in

Food

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Jul 10

9:30 am - 10:45 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

Grades K-6, Kids

Candy Catapult

Build a catapult with a few simple materials and then launch some candy!  SWEET!  This program is sponsored by the Council Bluffs…

Arts & Crafts

Summer

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Jul 10

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Astronaut Pudding

Make your own instant pudding and eat it like the astronauts do! Tinker Zone features a new activity every week! Drop in…

DIY

Drop-in

Food

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Jul 11

9:45 am - 11:00 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Stories Alive for Under Five!

Join us for a half hour of stories, movement and fun all about Magical Creatures!  For kids 5 years old and younger…

Story Time

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Jul 11

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Lake Street & Arnold Ave.

Family, Kids

Hydrant Party! Lake St. & Arnold Ave.

Join us and the Council Bluffs Fire Department for water fun and free books!

Summer

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Jul 11

3:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Game On! Teen Central!

Get ready for a new age of gaming EVERY THURSDAY! We’re combining the thrill and fun of board games with the excitement…

Gaming

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Jul 11

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Meeting Room D

Adults

746 Needlework Club

The 746 Needlework Club meets the second and fourth Thursdays each month. Needlework – Knitting, Crocheting, Embroidery – All skill levels welcome!…

Arts & Crafts

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Jul 11

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Tech Lab

Español, Tech

Tiempo de Tecnología con Yvonne

Horario: 6pm a 7pm Día: Jueves Haga cita para recibir ayuda utilizando una computadora o para aprender mas de los recursos de…

Espanol

Technology

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Jul 11

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Council Bluffs Public Library

Family, Kids

Love on a Leash!

Pet therapy teams visit the Library to help motivate children to read.  Wear your jammies to the Library and snuggle up to…

Drop-in

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Jul 11

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Council Bluffs Public Library

Adults

Worlds Away – SciFi/Fantasy Book Discussion

Escape the ordinary and plunge into the unique, alternate worlds depicted in science fiction and fantasy genres. Our Worlds Away Group Discussion…

Book Club

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Jul 13

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Astronaut Pudding

Make your own instant pudding and eat it like the astronauts do! Tinker Zone features a new activity every week! Drop in…

DIY

Drop-in

Food

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Jul 15

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Stories Alive for Under Five!

Join us for a half hour of stories, movement and fun all about Things that GO!  For kids 5 years old and…

Story Time

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Jul 15

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Tea Light Planets

Create models of the planets that can fit into the palm of your hand! Tinker Zone features a new activity every week!…

Arts & Crafts

DIY

Drop-in

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Jul 15

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Stories Alive for Under Five!

Join us for a half hour of stories, movement and fun all about Things that GO!  For kids 5 years old and…

Story Time

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Jul 15

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Meeting Room D

Adults

Adult Coloring Club

Experience the stress-reducing benefits and creative self-discovery of adult coloring. Supplies will be provided, but feel free to bring your own coloring…
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Jul 16

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Dance with DEE DEE!

Join us for a half hour of dancing fun with DEE DEE!  For kids ages 5 years old and younger and an…

Summer

Under Five

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Jul 16

3:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Tea Light Planets

Create models of the planets that can fit into the palm of your hand! Tinker Zone features a new activity every week!…

Arts & Crafts

DIY

Drop-in

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Jul 16

6:00 pm - 8:45 pm

Conference Room A Council Bluffs Public Library

Adults

Adult Board Game Night

Come play new and classic board and card games. This group meets the first and third Tuesday of each month, and it…
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Jul 17

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Bayliss Park

Family, Kids

Omaha Street Percussion @ Bayliss Park!

Listen to the members of OSP play and get swept away by the energy, rhythm and sounds of these talented musicians.  Omaha…

Music

Summer

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Jul 17

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Meeting Room F

Adults

SmartPhone 101 ~ Android Phones

Bring your smartphone for an interactive question and answer session. Master apps and find out everything you need to know about your…

Class

tech help

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Jul 17

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Tea Light Planets

Create models of the planets that can fit into the palm of your hand! Tinker Zone features a new activity every week!…

Arts & Crafts

DIY

Drop-in

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Jul 18

9:45 am - 11:00 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Stories Alive for Under Five!

Join us for a half hour of stories, movement and fun all about Things That GO!  For kids 5 years old and…

Story Time

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Jul 18

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Simms Ave. & Horizon

Family, Kids

Hydrant Party! Simms Ave. & Horizon

Join us and the Council Bluffs Fire Department for water fun and free books!

Summer

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Jul 18

3:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Game On! Teen Central!

Get ready for a new age of gaming EVERY THURSDAY! We’re combining the thrill and fun of board games with the excitement…

Gaming

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Jul 18

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Bayliss Park

Family, Kids

Storytime @ the Farmers Market

Join Miss Lisa for an outdoor storytime @ Bayliss Park!  There will be two storytimes this evening: 5:00 & 6:30 p.m.  Stories…

Story Time

Summer

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Jul 18

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Tech Lab

Español, Tech

Tiempo de Tecnología con Yvonne

Horario: 6pm a 7pm Día: Jueves Haga cita para recibir ayuda utilizando una computadora o para aprender mas de los recursos de…

Espanol

Technology

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Jul 20

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Tea Light Planets

Create models of the planets that can fit into the palm of your hand! Tinker Zone features a new activity every week!…

Arts & Crafts

DIY

Drop-in

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Jul 20

1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Conference Room A Council Bluffs Public Library

Adults

Saturday Matinee

Showing First Man – with FREE popcorn! The riveting story of NASA’s mission to land a man on the moon, focusing on…

Movie

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Jul 22

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Stories Alive for Under Five!

Join us for a half hour of stories, movement and fun all about BIG & SMALL!  For kids 5 years old and…

Story Time

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Jul 22

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Moon Rocks

Take an ordinary rock and turn it into something totally out of this world! Tinker Zone features a new activity every week.…

Arts & Crafts

DIY

Drop-in

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Jul 22

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Stories Alive for Under Five!

Join us for a half hour of stories, movement and fun all about BIG & SMALL!  For kids 5 years old and…

Story Time

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Jul 22

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Council Bluffs Public Library

Family, Kids

Bubble Show @ the Library!

BIG BANG BUBBLES!  Absolute Science brings an amazing show to the Library that will take ordinary bubbles into the realm of extreme! …

Presentation

Summer

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Jul 23

9:45 am - 10:45 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Winter in July!

Beat the heat and participate in some toddler friendly winter themed activities!  For kids ages 5 years old and younger and an…

Summer

Under Five

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Jul 23

3:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Moon Rocks

Take an ordinary rock and turn it into something totally out of this world! Tinker Zone features a new activity every week.…

Arts & Crafts

DIY

Drop-in

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Jul 24

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

Grades K-6, Kids

Space Cadets!

Travel through space at an OUT OF THIS WORLD puppet show.  This program is sponsored by The Friends of the Council Bluffs…

Presentation

Summer

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Jul 24

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Moon Rocks

Take an ordinary rock and turn it into something totally out of this world! Tinker Zone features a new activity every week.…

Arts & Crafts

DIY

Drop-in

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Jul 25

9:45 am - 11:00 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Stories Alive for Under Five!

Join us for a half hour of stories, movement and fun all about Big & Small!  For kids 5 years old and…

Story Time

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Jul 25

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

3rd Ave. & S. 20th St.

Family, Kids

Hydrant Party! 3rd Ave. & S. 20th St.

Join us and the Council Bluffs Fire Department for water fun and free books!

Summer

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Jul 25

3:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Game On! Teen Central!

Get ready for a new age of gaming EVERY THURSDAY! We’re combining the thrill and fun of board games with the excitement…

Gaming

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Jul 25

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Meeting Room D

Adults

746 Needlework Club

The 746 Needlework Club meets the second and fourth Thursdays each month. Needlework – Knitting, Crocheting, Embroidery – All skill levels welcome!…

Arts & Crafts

Learn More

Jul 25

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Tech Lab

Español, Tech

Tiempo de Tecnología con Yvonne

Horario: 6pm a 7pm Día: Jueves Haga cita para recibir ayuda utilizando una computadora o para aprender mas de los recursos de…

Espanol

Technology

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Jul 27

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Moon Rocks

Take an ordinary rock and turn it into something totally out of this world! Tinker Zone features a new activity every week.…

Arts & Crafts

DIY

Drop-in

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Jul 29

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Stories Alive for Under Five!

Join us for a half hour of stories, movement and fun all about Summer Buggin’!  For kids 5 years old and younger…

Story Time

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Jul 29

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Moon Phase Bags

Use custom stencils of the lunar cycle for a cosmically unique canvas bag.  Tinker Zone features a new activity every week! Stay…

Arts & Crafts

DIY

Drop-in

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Jul 29

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Stories Alive for Under Five!

Join us for a half hour of stories, movement and fun all about Summer Buggin’!  For kids 5 years old and younger…

Story Time

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Jul 30

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

5 & Under, Kids

Music with LORI LYNN!

Join us for a half hour of music and fun with Lori Lynn!  For kids ages 5 years old and younger and…

Music

Summer

Under Five

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Jul 30

3:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Moon Phase Bags

Use custom stencils of the lunar cycle for a cosmically unique canvas bag.  Tinker Zone features a new activity every week! Stay…

Arts & Crafts

DIY

Drop-in

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Jul 31

9:30 am - 10:45 am

Council Bluffs Public Library

Grades K-6, Kids

Happy Birthday Harry Potter!

Join us for a Harry Potter birthday bash!  Wear your favorite HP gear (optional).  Sponsored by the Council Bluffs Library Foundation.  For…

Arts & Crafts

Drop-in

Summer

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Jul 31

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Teen Central

Teen

Tinker Zone: Moon Phase Bags

Use custom stencils of the lunar cycle for a cosmically unique canvas bag.  Tinker Zone features a new activity every week! Stay…

Arts & Crafts

DIY

Drop-in

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