Calendar

Jul
19
Thu
The Van Meter Public Library will be closing at 6:00 p.m. @ Van Meter Public Library
Jul 19 all-day
Library Board of Trustees meeting @ Van Meter Public Library
Jul 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Jul
20
Fri
Friday Movie Matinee @ Van Meter Public Library
Jul 20 @ 1:45 pm – 3:30 pm

Friday afternoon is movie time!  A kid-friendly movie will be shown each Friday.

Jul
24
Tue
Story Time @ Van Meter Public Library
Jul 24 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us every Tuesday evening for stories, rhymes, songs, and crafts.

Jul
25
Wed
Des Moines Symphony Petting Zoo @ Van Meter Public Library
Jul 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Want to know how to make those beautiful sounds?  Members of the Des Moines Symphony will visit us with their instruments!

During the Petting Zoo, children will explore the following:

  • Listening to the difference between stringed instruments
  • Exploring the different parts of the violin & cello
  • Learning about the instrument’s sounds and dynamics

Their hands-on experience will include:

  • Introductory time on the violin & cello
  • Bowing all four strings
  • Holding the violin & cello on their own
Jul
27
Fri
Friday Movie Matinee @ Van Meter Public Library
Jul 27 @ 1:45 pm – 3:30 pm

Friday afternoon is movie time!  A kid-friendly movie will be shown each Friday.

Jul
31
Tue
Story Time @ Van Meter Public Library
Jul 31 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us every Tuesday evening for stories, rhymes, songs, and crafts.

Aug
1
Wed
Story Time
Aug 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

Join us every Wednesday morning for stories, rhymes, songs, and crafts.

Aug
3
Fri
Friday Movie Matinee @ Van Meter Public Library
Aug 3 @ 1:45 pm – 3:30 pm

Friday afternoon is movie time!  A kid-friendly movie will be shown each Friday.

Aug
7
Tue
Story Time @ Van Meter Public Library
Aug 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us every Tuesday evening for stories, rhymes, songs, and crafts.