Summer Reading 2021

Summer Reading News and Happenings

Family Yoga in the Park Tuesdays June and July 2021 10 am to 10:30 am

Family Yoga Dates Added!

Family Yoga in the Park Tuesday mornings now through the end of July! 10:00-10:30 am Tuesday Morning, outside Decorah Middle ...
Immigrant Heritage Month

Immigrant Heritage Month

June is Immigrant Heritage Month!  Since June of 2014, Immigrant Heritage Month has given people across the United States an ...
Owl Pellet Dissection Grab-and-Go Kits 07/16/2021

Owl Pellet Dissection Grab-and-Go Kit: 07/16

Offered in partnership with the International Owl Center Pick apart an owl pellet and see what owls have been eating! ...
YA Friday

YA Friday

Are you watching Shadow and Bone on Netflix? Are you looking for YA fantasy books with similar vibes to Shadow ...
Stonewall Book Award Winners and Nominees

Stonewall Book Award Winners and Nominees

Happy June!  Today we're highlighting the Stonewall Book Award Children’s & Young Adult Literature Winners and Nominees that you can ...
Yoga Tuesday

Yoga Tuesday

We’re packing up for Yoga in the Park–our first in-person program of summer 2021! This outdoor movement session is open ...
Grab and Go Reserves Image

Grab-and-Go Reserves Starting June 1st!

Starting on June 1, curbside pickup and reserves will be merged into Grab-and-Go Reserves. Anything you place on reserve will ...
Decorative Image for Family Yoga in the Park

Family Yoga Begins Tuesday!

Yoga in the Park begins Tuesday June 1st--our first in-person program of summer 2021! This outdoor movement session is open ...
Image of Maker Space Decorate a Visor Display at Decorah Public Library

Maker Space at DPL

We love seeing the creativity and vision of young people in our community.  Stop by and make something.   ...
Image of Go Explore Bingo display in library

Go Explore BINGO

Looking for an engaging literacy-based challenge for your family? Decorah Public Library is offering two BINGO challenges this summer: an ...
Pie in the sky family book group

Pie in the Sky Family Book Group

7/8: 4:30 Connect over reading!  Join us to discuss the 2021 Kids All Iowa Reads Book: Pie in the Sky by Remy ...
Friday Field Trips on Foot

Friday Field Trips on Foot

Looking for Friday morning fun?  Decorah Public Library and Upper Explorerland’s Walking School Bus are partnering to offer four Friday ...
Early Literacy Bingo Card Ages 0-5

Summer Reading Bingo

Looking for an engaging literacy-based challenge for your family? Decorah Public Library is offering two BINGO challenges this summer: an ...
Dog Tales- Tuesday, June 22nd 5:30 - 6:30 PM

Dog Tales- Tuesday, June 22nd 5:30 – 6:30 PM

Tuesday, June 22nd 5:30 – 6:30 PM Independent readers aged 5 – 12 are welcome to join us in reading ...
Kids All Iowa Reads Author Visit: Remy Lai

Kids All Iowa Reads Author Visit: Remy Lai

Join Remy Lai, author of the 2021 Kids All Iowa Reads title “Pie in the Sky” for an hour of ...
Tween/Teen Drop-In Volunteering

Tween/Teen Drop-In Volunteering

In need of volunteer hours? DPL has drop in volunteer opportunities for youth ages 12+.  Work may include : packing ...
Stay and Paly Awhile Wednesday

Stay and Play Awhile Wednesday

Stay and Play Awhile Wednesday 9:15-10:00 am Wednesday Morning (DPL Children’s section) June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 Children 0  ...
Yoga in the Park

Yoga in the Park

Family Yoga in the Park | June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 10:00-10:30 am Tuesday Morning, outside Decorah Middle School ...

Summer Reading Calendar of Events 2021