Past Events

Events which have already happened.
Knit One, Read Too Jan 04, 2017 from 11:00 AM to 01:00 PM
Bring your latest knitting or crocheting project, and a sack lunch. Enjoy the company of other crafters while we listen to an audio book and finish up with a dessert.
Preschool Storytime - Hat Jan 03, 2017 from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Library Closed Jan 02, 2017 from 12:00 AM to 11:55 PM
The Storm Lake Public Library will be closed on Monday, January 2nd 2017 in honor of New Year's Day.
Preschool Storytime - New Years Party Dec 30, 2016 from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Come to Story Time today and celebrate the New Year with cupcakes and chocolate milk!
No School Movie - Elf Dec 28, 2016 from 02:00 PM to 04:00 PM
There is no school today in town so come over to the Library and watch a movie with us! Popcorn and pop are generously provided by the Friends of the Storm Lake Public Library.
Preschool Storytime - New Years Party Dec 27, 2016 from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Come to Story Time today and celebrate the New Year with cupcakes and chocolate milk!
Closed For Christmas Holiday from Dec 23, 2016 12:00 AM to Dec 26, 2016 11:55 PM
The Storm Lake Public Library will be closed for the Christmas holiday, December 23rd, 24th, 25th, and 26th. We will reopen for normal hours on Tuesday, December 27th for regular hours.
Knit One, Read Too Dec 21, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 01:00 PM
Bring your latest knitting or crocheting project, and a sack lunch. Enjoy the company of other crafters while we listen to an audio book and finish up with a delectable dessert.
Preschool Storytime - Christmas Dec 20, 2016 from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
"Meditation in Motion"--Chi Kung class Dec 19, 2016 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Ching Chi Kung Fu is a series of 18 flexing and stretching movements. These movements are designed to improve strength and balance, while focusing on breath. Repetition of each movement occurs in relaxing silence during the "Meditation in Motion" class sessions, led by Dr. Jo Bachman. Dr. Bachman has been practicing and teaching Chi Kung for 34 years and has a doctoral degree in Human Growth and Development. "Meditation in Motion" class sessions will last 45 minutes to an hour. A social coffee time will immediately follow for participants.
Library closing at 11:00 AM Dec 17, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 02:00 PM
Due to the severe winter weather the library will be closing at 11:00 AM today.
Preschool Storytime - Gingerbread Houses Dec 16, 2016 from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
CommUnity Book Club--"The Coalwood Way" Dec 15, 2016 from 07:00 PM to 08:00 PM
December's pick, "The Coalwood Way," is by Homer Hickam, author of the bestselling book,"October Sky." Like its predecessor, "The Coalwood Way" is a memoir of the author's coming-of-age in Coalwood, West Virginia. One reviewer writes, "Hickam can spin a gripping yarn and keep multiple underlying themes and metaphors going at the same time. His tender but gritty memoir will touch readers' hearts and minds." Contact the library to check out a copy and join in the discussion.
HomeSchool - Gingerbread Houses Dec 14, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Stop by and make Gingerbread houses and do gingerbread trivia.
Nature Tots - Mammals Dec 14, 2016 from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
The Nature Tots with BV County Naturalist Katie program is open for 2 –4 year olds. Children must be accompanied by an adult. It is held on the second Wednesday of the month at the Storm Lake Library at 10:30 AM. Each month is a different nature themed topic and will include: storytime, a snack, and an activity.
Preschool Storytime - Gingerbread Houses Dec 13, 2016 from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
December 2016 Library Board Meeting Dec 12, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM Storm Lake Public Library,
Monthly Library Board meeting
"The Maltese Falcon"--Great Directors Film Series Dec 12, 2016 from 01:00 PM to 03:00 PM
Humphrey Bogart plays Sam Spade, a detective who gets more than he bargains for when a mysterious femme fatale approaches him with an intriguing case in "The Maltese Falcon." Murder, extortion, romance, and suspense all follow, in a movie often cited as the first major noir film. Also starring Mary Astor and Peter Lorre, "The Maltese Falcon" was John Huston's directorial debut. Our showing begins at 1:00 PM and light snacks will be served.
Book Babies Dec 10, 2016 from 05:30 PM to 06:30 PM
For ages 0-3 years old.
Preschool Storytime - Snow Dec 09, 2016 from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM