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Picture Proof! Teens really do hang out with us.

Slime Science requires reading, too. We've always got fun events planned. Check it out!

Out and about at area schools. Schedule a visit, too!

Summertime fun. We science-d it up at a local park.

We love to work with other organizations - Touch a Truck was a fantastic partnership with FDL Public Works.

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Classes & events
We're bold. We're brave. We're messy. Join us for free events and classes for the whole family.
What to read next?
Are you stumped on what to read? Let us help. We've got great ready-made lists, or we can provide a personalized reading list just for you.
Plan your visit to the Children's Room
The Children's Room is full of fun things to do. Check out what's available to you whenever we're open.
Trick or Treat fun!
Oct 27 @ 9:30 am. Halloween-themed Storytime to kick off Downtown Monster March.
Extra step = extra fun
Teen Lock-In participation requires a code of conduct agreement and permission slip delivered in person by adult/guardian. Form is available in person or online starting Mon Oct 8.
Eggs Away!
1-2:30 pm Oct 19. Create a parachute apparatus that will protect a raw egg, then test it outside.
Registration begins Oct 22
Get your hands dirty (and gooey) by learning about the inner workings of our digestive system.