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This event is in the "Age 14 & Up" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

How to Sew: a Storage Pod

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room D
Full
Registration
Library Branch: Council Bluffs Public Library
Room: Meeting Room D
Age Group: Age 14 & Up, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Class, Makerspace
Registration Required
Event Details:
The Makerspace has sewing machines! Learn how to use the machine and sew a small project! All materials will be provided. (Colors may vary.) Skills learned: basic sewing and pressing Sign up in advance for this program; space is very limited!&n...
This event is in the "Age 5 & Under" group.

Storytime at the Library!

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Council Bluffs Public Library
Age Group: Age 5 & Under
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Join us for a half hour of stories, songs, and fun. Most appropriate for kids 5 years old and younger and an adult companion. *The same theme repeats throughout the week. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Grades 6-12" group.

Game On!

3:00pm - 5:00pm
Teen Central
Library Branch: Council Bluffs Public Library
Room: Teen Central
Age Group: Teens, Grades 6-12
Program Type: Gaming
Event Details:
Get ready for an afternoon of pulse-pounding video game action. Play on the Switch, PS4, or Xbox One alone or with friends. DON’T MISS OUT! This event is open to patrons in grades 6 through 12. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Author Talk, Presentation
Event Details:
Proudly supported by the Council Bluffs Public Library Foundation. Program at 7:00 p.m., Book Signing at 8:00 p.m. Wil Haygood is the author of Tigerland, which was a finalist for the Dayton Literary Peace Prize; Showdown, a fi...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Blood Drive

9:00am - 2:00pm
Meeting Room B
Library Branch: Council Bluffs Public Library
Room: Meeting Room B
Age Group: Adults
Event Details:
Give Blood – Give Life Call 1-800-RED-CROSS or click HERE to schedule an appointment. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Grades 6-12" group.

Button Making

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Teen Central
Library Branch: Council Bluffs Public Library
Room: Teen Central
Age Group: Teens, Grades 6-12
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Drop-In
Event Details:
Use our professional button-making machine to create a one-of-a-kind button! This event is open to patrons in the 6th - 12th grades while supplies last. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Drop-In Tech Help

1:30pm - 3:00pm
Computer Lab
Library Branch: Council Bluffs Public Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Drop-In, Makerspace, Technology
Event Details:
Do you have general questions about your mobile device, computer or laptop? Do you want to set up an email address, but you’re not sure where to start? Would you like to learn how to download an eBook, audiobook, movie or music? We’re he...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-6" group.

After School Specials!

2:30pm - 4:00pm
Tree House
Library Branch: Council Bluffs Public Library
Room: Tree House
Age Group: Kids, Grades K-6
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Drop-In
Event Details:
Drop in on early out days for after school fun! Most appropriate for kids in grades K-6. The same theme repeats throughout the week. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

TInker Zone: Explore Sphero

3:00pm - 5:00pm
Teen Central
Library Branch: Council Bluffs Public Library
Room: Teen Central
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Tinker Zone
Event Details:
Discover Sphero, a spherical robot that lets you drive, play games, and learn the basics of coding! This event is open to patrons in the 6th-12th grades while supplies last.  ...

Great Decisions

6:45pm - 8:15pm
Meeting Room C
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Council Bluffs Public Library
Room: Meeting Room C
Purpose of Meeting
Use the TV - computer for a video to lead the topic to be discussed ...
This event is in the "Age 5 & Under" group.

Storytime at the Library!

9:45am - 10:15am
Tree House
Library Branch: Council Bluffs Public Library
Room: Tree House
Age Group: Age 5 & Under
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Join us for a half hour of stories, songs, and fun. Most appropriate for kids 5 years old and younger and an adult companion. *The same theme repeats throughout the week. ...
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Council Bluffs Public Library
Room: Room E
Purpose of Meeting
Are you sleeping outside, living in your car, or staying in an abandoned building? Due to the growing need for supportive services in our community and to expand our outreach efforts, Heartland Family Services and New Visions Homeless Services hav...
This event is in the "Age 5 & Under" group.

Storytime at the Library!

10:30am - 11:00am
Tree House
Library Branch: Council Bluffs Public Library
Room: Tree House
Age Group: Age 5 & Under
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Join us for a half hour of stories, songs, and fun. Most appropriate for kids 5 years old and younger and an adult companion. *The same theme repeats throughout the week. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

TInker Zone: Explore Sphero

3:00pm - 5:00pm
Teen Central
Library Branch: Council Bluffs Public Library
Room: Teen Central
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Tinker Zone
Event Details:
Discover Sphero, a spherical robot that lets you drive, play games, and learn the basics of coding! This event is open to patrons in the 6th-12th grades while supplies last.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Board Game Night

6:00pm - 8:45pm
Meeting Room B
Library Branch: Council Bluffs Public Library
Room: Meeting Room B
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Drop-In, Gaming
Event Details:
Come play new and classic board and card games. This group meets the first and third Tuesday of each month, and it is free to attend. You are welcome to bring your favorite games or just stop in to join a game. Check out our games here! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mystery Book Club

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room A
Library Branch: Council Bluffs Public Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:
Are you into thrillers and always looking for the next adventure? Immerse yourself in a mystery book, then meet up to talk about it! Our selection is sure to keep you on your toes and always wanting more. Join: Pick up discussion books at the...
This event is in the "Age 5 & Under" group.

Macaroni & ABCs: Music with Lori Lynn!

10:30am - 11:00am
Tree House
Library Branch: Council Bluffs Public Library
Room: Tree House
Age Group: Age 5 & Under
Program Type: Music
Event Details:
Join us for a half hour of musical fun with Lori Lynn! Most appropriate for kids ages 5 years old and younger and an adult companion. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-6" group.

After School Specials!

2:30pm - 4:00pm
Tree House
Library Branch: Council Bluffs Public Library
Room: Tree House
Age Group: Kids, Grades K-6
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Drop-In
Event Details:
Drop in on early out days for after school fun! Most appropriate for kids in grades K-6. The same theme repeats throughout the week. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

TInker Zone: Explore Sphero

3:00pm - 5:00pm
Teen Central
Library Branch: Council Bluffs Public Library
Room: Teen Central
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Tinker Zone
Event Details:
Discover Sphero, a spherical robot that lets you drive, play games, and learn the basics of coding! This event is open to patrons in the 6th-12th grades while supplies last.  ...
This event is in the "Age 14 & Up" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Basic Sewing Machine Skills

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room D
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Council Bluffs Public Library
Room: Meeting Room D
Age Group: Age 14 & Up, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Class, Makerspace
Registration Required
Event Details:
Learn the basics of how to use a sewing machine: from setting it up properly, to sewing straight lines! We’ll cover: sewing machine parts and accessories, how to thread the machine, how to install the bobbin, and more! Bring your sewing questions and...
This event is in the "Age 5 & Under" group.

Storytime at the Library!

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Council Bluffs Public Library
Age Group: Age 5 & Under
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Join us for a half hour of stories, songs, and fun. Most appropriate for kids 5 years old and younger and an adult companion. *The same theme repeats throughout the week. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-6" group.

Homeschool Huddle

11:30am - 2:30pm
Meeting Room B
Library Branch: Council Bluffs Public Library
Room: Meeting Room B
Age Group: Kids, Grades K-6
Program Type: Drop-In
Event Details:
Homeschool Huddle is a monthly program, September-April. It is most appropriate for families with homeschool students in grades K-6. Themes change monthly.  September: Oregon Trail October: Art November: Writing December: Healthy Livi...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Grades 6-12" group.

Game On!

3:00pm - 5:00pm
Teen Central
Library Branch: Council Bluffs Public Library
Room: Teen Central
Age Group: Teens, Grades 6-12
Program Type: Gaming
Event Details:
Get ready for an afternoon of pulse-pounding video game action. Play on the Switch, PS4, or Xbox One alone or with friends. DON’T MISS OUT! This event is open to patrons in grades 6 through 12. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

TInker Zone: Explore Sphero

3:00pm - 5:00pm
Teen Central
Library Branch: Council Bluffs Public Library
Room: Teen Central
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Tinker Zone
Event Details:
Discover Sphero, a spherical robot that lets you drive, play games, and learn the basics of coding! This event is open to patrons in the 6th-12th grades while supplies last.  ...