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Monday Movie Matinee – BALTO 1:00 pm
Monday Movie Matinee – BALTO
Jul 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:15 pm
An outcast half-wolf risks his life to prevent a deadly epidemic from ravaging Nome, Alaska.  Rated G, 78 Minutes. *You are Welcome to bring pillows, blankets and snacks.
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Story Time 10:30 am
Story Time
Jul 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
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Coffee Wednesdays 10:00-Noon 10:00 am
Coffee Wednesdays 10:00-Noon
Jul 5 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Coffee Wednesdays 10:00-Noon
Join us round the fireplace for a HOT cup of HOT coffee or tea.
TWEEN Time Wednesday’s 1:00 pm
TWEEN Time Wednesday’s
Jul 5 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Jump into some crafts, activities, and discussions for ages 10 and up.  Activities include making blankets and fairy gardens for the nursing home, origami activities and more!!!!!
Wednesday Book Club 7:00 pm
Wednesday Book Club
Jul 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah Two sisters struggling to survive during World war II in France…
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Jester Puppets 10:30 am
Jester Puppets
Jul 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Jester Puppets is proud to announce its Summer Reading Program for 2017: “Iowa Jones and the Search for the Last Mummy!” The theme of 2017 is “Build a Better World,” and the adventures of Iowa[...]
Open Cribbage 1:00 pm
Open Cribbage
Jul 6 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Open Cribbage
Open Cribbage  1:00 p.m. Join us the First Thursday of the Month. All levels of players are welcome. Bring a friend and let’s have some fun! *Bring your own cribbage board or use ours. Save
Photo Club Sept-May 6:00 pm
Photo Club Sept-May
Jul 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
 
Sit N Stitch 6:00 pm
Sit N Stitch
Jul 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sit N Stitch
Bring your needlework and join us for the evening! All levels of stitchers welcome! Save
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Men’s Friday Coffee 10:00 – Noon 10:00 am
Men’s Friday Coffee 10:00 – Noon
Jul 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Men’s Friday Coffee 10:00 – Noon
Gentlemen, drop in for some coffee and conversation. Enjoy spending time and having a few laughs or interesting discussions with other men from around the area. Save
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Monday Movie Matinee – Cool Runnings Monday 1:00 pm
Monday Movie Matinee – Cool Runnings Monday
Jul 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Four Jamaican bobsledders dream of competing in the Winter Olympics, despite never having seen snow. Rated PG, 98 Minutes *You are Welcome to bring pillows, blankets and snacks.
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Story Time 10:30 am
Story Time
Jul 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
Story Time Tuesdays 10:30 am
Story Time Tuesdays
Jul 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Story Time Tuesdays
Hurry in for our Build a Better World summer reading program!  We start on Tuesday, June 13th with stories focusing on ways to improve our world.
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Coffee Wednesdays 10:00-Noon 10:00 am
Coffee Wednesdays 10:00-Noon
Jul 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Coffee Wednesdays 10:00-Noon
Join us round the fireplace for a HOT cup of HOT coffee or tea.
TWEEN Time Wednesday’s 1:00 pm
TWEEN Time Wednesday’s
Jul 12 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Jump into some crafts, activities, and discussions for ages 10 and up.  Activities include making blankets and fairy gardens for the nursing home, origami activities and more!!!!!
Friends of the Library Meeting 6:30 pm
Friends of the Library Meeting
Jul 12 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Friends of the Library Meeting
The Friends of the Polk City Community Library have four scheduled meetings per year. All meetings are open to members and the public. Anyone interested in supporting the library is welcome and encouraged to attend!
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Blank Park Zoo Animal Architects 10:30 am
Blank Park Zoo Animal Architects
Jul 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Just like us, animals live in different kinds of homes. Some prefer a hole in the ground, while others build nests high in the trees.  It takes special skills and adaptations to build the perfect[...]
ADULT Coloring 6:00 pm
ADULT Coloring
Jul 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for a RELAXING evening. Coloring pages from books designed especially for adults as well as colored pencils will be provided. You are also welcome to bring your own! 18 and older, or 16-17[...]
Sit N Stitch 6:00 pm
Sit N Stitch
Jul 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sit N Stitch
Bring your needlework and join us for the evening! All levels of stitchers welcome! Save
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Men’s Friday Coffee 10:00 – Noon 10:00 am
Men’s Friday Coffee 10:00 – Noon
Jul 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Men’s Friday Coffee 10:00 – Noon
Gentlemen, drop in for some coffee and conversation. Enjoy spending time and having a few laughs or interesting discussions with other men from around the area. Save
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Monday Movie Matinee – E.T. 1:00 pm
Monday Movie Matinee – E.T.
Jul 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Monday Movie Matinee – E.T.
The story of Elliott, a lonely boy who befriends an extraterrestrial, dubbed “E.T.”, who is stranded on Earth. Rated PG, 115 Minutes *You are Welcome to bring pillows, blankets and snacks.
Monday Book Club 7:00 pm
Monday Book Club
Jul 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
An Absence So great by Jean Kirkpatrick Did photography replace an absence in her life or expose the truth of her heart’s emptiness?
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Story Time 10:30 am
Story Time
Jul 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
Story Time Tuesdays 10:30 am
Story Time Tuesdays
Jul 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Story Time Tuesdays
Hurry in for our Build a Better World summer reading program!  We start on Tuesday, June 13th with stories focusing on ways to improve our world.
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Coffee Wednesdays 10:00-Noon 10:00 am
Coffee Wednesdays 10:00-Noon
Jul 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Coffee Wednesdays 10:00-Noon
Join us round the fireplace for a HOT cup of HOT coffee or tea.
TWEEN Time Wednesday’s 1:00 pm
TWEEN Time Wednesday’s
Jul 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Jump into some crafts, activities, and discussions for ages 10 and up.  Activities include making blankets and fairy gardens for the nursing home, origami activities and more!!!!!
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Victor Henigan 1:00 pm
Victor Henigan
Jul 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Victor Henigan—Ragga Hopp Musician & Entertainer. This Jamaican artist presents an entertaining musical program for audiences of all ages. Lots of audience participation.
Sit N Stitch 6:00 pm
Sit N Stitch
Jul 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sit N Stitch
Bring your needlework and join us for the evening! All levels of stitchers welcome! Save
Human Trafficking: An Iowa Perspective 7:00 pm
Human Trafficking: An Iowa Perspective
Jul 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Presenters from Teens Against Human Trafficking will introduce attendees to human trafficking in Iowa, with a focus on the youth perspective. Attendees will learn about the process of recruitment, grooming, and control, and what indicators[...]
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Men’s Friday Coffee 10:00 – Noon 10:00 am
Men’s Friday Coffee 10:00 – Noon
Jul 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Men’s Friday Coffee 10:00 – Noon
Gentlemen, drop in for some coffee and conversation. Enjoy spending time and having a few laughs or interesting discussions with other men from around the area. Save
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Story Time 10:30 am
Story Time
Jul 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
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Coffee Wednesdays 10:00-Noon 10:00 am
Coffee Wednesdays 10:00-Noon
Jul 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Coffee Wednesdays 10:00-Noon
Join us round the fireplace for a HOT cup of HOT coffee or tea.
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BOOK SALE Thursday July 27th 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. 10:00 am
BOOK SALE Thursday July 27th 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Friends of the Library Annual Book & Bake Sale 2017 Friends Members Preview Night Wed. July 26th 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday July 27th 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Friday July 28th 10:00 a.m.[...]
Sit N Stitch 6:00 pm
Sit N Stitch
Jul 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sit N Stitch
Bring your needlework and join us for the evening! All levels of stitchers welcome! Save
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BOOK SALE Friday July 28th 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 10:00 am
BOOK SALE Friday July 28th 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Jul 28 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friends of the Library Annual Book & Bake Sale 2017 Friends Members Preview Night Wed. July 26th 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday July 27th 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Friday July 28th 10:00 a.m.[...]
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BOOK SALE Saturday July 29th 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. “Bag Day” Buy an entire bag of books for $5.00 10:00 am
BOOK SALE Saturday July 29th 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. “Bag Day” Buy an entire bag of books for $5.00
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Friends of the Library Annual Book & Bake Sale 2017 Friends Members Preview Night Wed. July 26th 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday July 27th 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Friday July 28th 10:00 a.m.[...]
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