Until further notice our hours on Thursdays have changed to
9:30 am - 5:30 pm.
Our Pumpkin Decorating Contest is almost here!
Pick up contest rules & instructions
at the Children's Reference Desk or Click Here.
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Children's Fall Open House
Wednesday, October 29th
3:45 - 5:00
Crafts - Prizes - Treats
Magician and Balloon Artist Rick Brammer
will be roaming the crowd
during the Open House,
performing magic and balloon tricks!
No registration or ticket is required for our Fall Open House
All children must be with an adult
Sponsored by the FRIENDS of the Library
Registration for Fall Preschool Storytime
begins Thursday, September 11th.
Storytime begins September 17th & 18th.
Children who are 3, 4, 5 or 6 that have not yet
attended Kindergarten are eligible for Preschool Storytime.
There is no fee for this program that offers for many children their first classroom experience without a parent. Children listen to stories, learn fingerplays and take the first steps toward literacy during storytime
Wednesdays 10:00 - 10:30
Thursdays 10:00 - 10:30
Thursdays 2:00 - 2:30
Children must be registered by a parent to attend Storytime.
Parents may call or stop by the Children's Desk at the library to register their child. The Children's Desk phone number is 573-8167 ext 242.
The Fort Dodge Public Library
is eager to announce our new book club!
First discussion groups meet on November 3rd & 6th.
Register and pick up your copy of the selected titles at the
Adult Reference Desk to get started!
Brown Bag Briefings
For the complete list of Dates & Programs, Click Here!
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FRIENDS Fall Used Book Sale
In the Meeting Room at the Fort Dodge Public Library
Tuesday, November 4 .......... 9:00am - 7:00pm
Wednesday - Friday, November 5-7 .......... 9:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday November 8 .......... 9:00am - 1:00pm
Books, Magazines, CDs, DVDs, puzzles for the whole family