What are you reading Wednesday?

It's #whatareyoureading Wednesday!π“π‘πž 𝐩𝐫𝐞𝐦𝐒𝐬𝐞:You share what you are reading AND like this post and we'll enter you… Posted by Decorah Public Library on Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Stay Calm Tuesday August 4

Today we’re washing the grumpies away with washing machine yoga!Β  Join us for this quick (less then 6 minutes), mood-shifting, family-friendly yoga practice. Thanks to Mikah fromΒ Root to Rise Community Yoga for making this video for DPL patrons!

Find-It Tuesday

It’s #findit Tuesday and we’re always up for finding opportunities for kids to be creative. This week we want to share information about the International Festival of the OwlsΒ  Kids Art Contest. The festival takes place in Houston, MN next March. Click on the link to learn more about prizes, requirements, and age categories. It’s … [Read More]

Loving Libraries Thursday

For #lovinglibraries Thursday we’re taking a moment to shout-out Bridges and all the great digital content the State of Iowa library has added to the platform this summer. As a Decorah Public Library member you have access to books, audiobooks, and even videos via Bridges. Many of you have been using Bridges this spring and … [Read More]

Stay Calm Tuesday July 28

Do you ever feel a little bit grumpy or bored or squirrelly?Β Β  Us too.Β  In this video Mikah Jaschke from Root to Rise Community yoga tells us forward folds can us feel a bit little less agitated.Β  Join her, and us, for this eight minute child and family friendly yoga practice. [Read More]

Take-and-Make Monday: Friendship Bracelets for Aug. 10

Take-and-Make Monday: Friendship Bracelets π™π™π™š π™₯π™§π™šπ™’π™žπ™¨π™š: WeΒ  provide the supplies for a project–you pick them up at the library (your bag of supplies will be with the curbside books) and do the project at home. This week our Take-and-Make project is: Friendship Bracelets We’llΒ  provide registered participants with colorful embroidery floss and some basic directions.Β  … [Read More]

Take-and-Make Monday: Construction Paper Collage for Aug. 17

Take-and-Make Monday: Construction Paper Collage π™π™π™š π™₯π™§π™šπ™’π™žπ™¨π™š: WeΒ  provide the supplies for a project–you pick them up at the library (your bag of supplies will be with the curbside books) and do the project at home. This week our Take-and-Make project is: Construction Paper Collage We’llΒ  provide registered participants with colorful paper and youtube directions … [Read More]

Take-and-Make Monday: Sun Prints for Aug. 24

Take-and-Make Monday: Sun Prints π™π™π™š π™₯π™§π™šπ™’π™žπ™¨π™š: WeΒ  provide the supplies for a project–you pick them up at the library (your bag of supplies will be with the curbside books) and do the project at home. This week our Take-and-Make project is: Sun Prints We’ll provide registered participants with sun print paper. Please pick them up … [Read More]