Belle Plaine Public Library Upcoming Events
Tuesday & Friday 10 am-5 pm
Wednesday & Thursday 1 pm-8 pm
Artist Spotlight! Block Printing with Bob, ages 6-11 - REGISTRATION REQ.: Thursday July 12th 1:30-3
Ages 6-11, but under 8 needs to by accompanied by a parent or caregiver. Create your own design on foam, carve it with a pencil, then make prints with local artist Bob Pollard! Block printing is a form of relief printing, one of the easiest and most direct of all the print-making methods.
Artist Spotlight! Teen Name Block Carving & Printing with Bob, ages 12-18 - REGISTRATION REQ: Thursday July 12, 4-6 pm
Create a design with your name on a silicone block, carve it, then make prints with local artist Bob Pollard! Block printing is a form of relief printing, one of the easiest and most direct of all the print-making methods.
Arty Smarty: June 12th – August 7th, every Tuesday from 2-3 pm: Best for ages 6-11. Explore and make different art every week at this pop-in event - you'll learn to make origami, mosaics, wire sculpture, and more!
Spotlight Storytime: June 15th – August 10th, every Friday from 10:30-11: All ages welcome. Join local notables for stories and fun for kids and families!
Girls Code with Luna! for ages 10-14, REGISTRATION REQ: Thursday July 19, 3-4 pm
For girls* ages 10-14. Whether you are a beginner or experienced coder, join Luna for a fun hour to learn the basics of HTML coding with the free Thimble website, then brainstorm and collaborate on a website design challenge! Space is limited, and registration is required – register online or by calling the library beginning
First Step STEM Pop-in Event for Preschoolers: Thursday, July 19, 5-6 pm
Engage your child's natural curiosity at the library with exciting pop-in events featuring preschool-friendly Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math activities! Rotate between self-directed activity stations for playful learning with STEM toys, tools, books, and at-home learning suggestions. Best for ages 3-6 and a parent or caregiver.
SUPPORTING YOUR LIBRARY
The Belle Plaine Friends of the Library welcomes new members throughout the year. Stop by the library for more information on the group and how they support the community and library.