Dallas County Conservationist

Beginning on November 8th, and continuing every month until March, visit with a Dallas County Conservationist at the library.  She will bring experiments, activities, and artifacts for you to explore!  The library program is from 3:30 – 4:15 p.m.


Teen Book Club

Check back at the start of the school year for more information on our Teen Book Club!



Tween/Teen Crafting

Wednesdays at 3:30 join us for some inspiration.  All supplies are provided.




Cool Web Sites!

Six Word Memiors



Author Visit

On November 9th join Rebecca Fjelland Davis, originally from Huxley, as she discusses her new book. Slider’s Son, a young adult novel, which features Bob Feller as a character!



The Van Meter Public Library is always looking for volunteers. There’s lots to do, from helping process new books, assist during a program, organize, and more. Your volunteer activities will be crafted to fit you and want you want out of your time here! Fill out the form below and submit it to the Library Director, Dorothy.

Volunteer Application





Phone: (515) 996-2435


Monday: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Tuesday: 10:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Thursday: 10:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Friday: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Sunday: Closed