Dubuque County Library District

Programs for Kids & Families

October-December Programs

3-D Pen Ornaments: (2nd Grade & up) Use our Makerspace 3D Pens to create a holiday ornament. You can make a flat 2D ornament or a more advanced 3D ornament. Limited to 10 children per program.


Holy Cross Branch – Thursday, Dec. 2nd, 5:30-6:30pm

Peosta/NICC Branch – Saturday, Dec. 4th, 10:30-11:30am

Asbury Branch – Saturday, Dec. 4th, 1:00-2:00pm

Farley Municipal Building – Tuesday, Dec. 7th, 4:30-5:30pm

Epworth Branch – Tuesday, Dec. 14th, 4:00-5:00pm

Author Write-In: (Ages 6-12) Celebrate writing and create a letter to send to your favorite author. We’ll help you find the address for fan mail.  No registration required.

Asbury Branch- Wednesday, Nov. 3rd, 4:30 – 5:30pm

Farley Municipal Building- Tuesday, Nov. 9th, 4:30 – 5:30pm

Epworth Branch- Friday, Nov. 12th, 2:30 – 3:30pm

Peosta/NICC Branch- Wednesday, Nov. 17th, 4:30 – 5:30pm

Holy Cross Branch- Thursday, Nov. 18th, 5:30 – 6:30pm

Children’s Yoga: (Ages 6-11) Young yogis age 6-11 will join Miss Sandra for some gentle yoga, including easy poses, breathing exercises, and relaxing activities. Registration is open until the end of the day before. Please bring your own towel or yoga mat.

Oct Registration  Nov/Dec Registration

Farley Municipal Building- Monday, Oct. 19th, 6:15 – 7:15pm

Epworth Branch- Monday, Nov. 22nd, 6:15 – 7:15pm

Peosta/NICC Branch- Monday, Dec. 6th, 4:30 – 5:30pm

Kids Craft Club: (K-5th Grade) Join Miss Kayla for an easy craft, shared over Zoom and in person.  Registration is required for virtual sessions to get supplies and the Zoom link.


Virtual- Wed., Oct. 20th at 4:30pm / Wed., Nov. 10th, 4:30 – 5:00pm / Tues., Nov. 16th, 6:00 – 6:30pm / Tues., Dec. 14th, 6:00 – 6:30pm / Wed., Dec. 15th, 4:30 – 5:00pm

Asbury Branch- Wednesday, Dec. 8th, 4:30 – 5:00pm

Farley Municipal Building- Tuesday, Dec. 21st, 4:30 – 5:00pm

Holy Cross Branch- Monday, Nov. 1st, 6:00 – 6:30pm

Peosta/NICC Branch- Tuesday, Nov. 30th, 4:30 – 5:00pm

Lego Explorers: (K – 5th Grade) Use your imagination and bins of library Legos to complete challenges that go along with a story and theme. October’s theme is Zombie Invasion. November=Wizard World. December=Bank Robbery. Registration needed only for virtual session.

Virtual- Tuesday, Nov. 2nd, 4:30 – 5:30pm

Asbury Branch- Mondays, 4:30 – 5:30pm, Oct. 18th / Nov. 22nd / Dec. 20th

Epworth Branch- Saturdays, 10:00 – 11:00am, Oct. 16th / Nov. 20th / Dec. 18th

Holy Cross Branch- Mondays, 5:30 – 6:30pm, Oct. 25th / Nov. 29th

Preschool Story Time: Join Ms. Teresa for a half hour with some reading, rhymes, and socialization.  No registration needed.  Outdoor programs will be cancelled for bad weather.

Asbury Park: Wednesdays, 9:30am

Epworth Branch Park: Wednesdays, 10:30am / 2nd and 4th Tuesdays, 3:30pm

Farley Municipal Building: 2nd and 4th Tuesdays, 4:30pm / 2nd and 4th Saturdays, 10:30am

Holy Cross Park: Tuesdays, 10:30am – no HC storytime Oct. 26th / 2nd and 4th Saturdays, 9:30am

Peosta/NICC Branch: Tuesdays, 9:30am – no Peosta storytime Oct. 26th

Science Club: (2nd- 5th Grade) Discuss a science topic with an activity.  Registration is required only for those who want to attend virtually via Zoom.


Virtual- Saturday, Oct. 16th, 2:00 – 3:00pm / Sat., Nov. 20th, 2:00 – 3:00pm / Sat., Dec. 18th, 2:00 – 3:00pm

Farley Municipal Building- Wed., Oct. 27th, 4:30 – 5:30pm / Thurs., Nov. 4th, 5:30 – 6:30pm / Tues., Dec. 28th, 10:30 – 11:30am

Peosta/NICC Branch- Thurs., Oct. 14th, 4:15 – 5:15pm / Mon., Nov. 15th, 10:30 – 11:30am / Thurs., Dec. 16th, 4:15 – 5:15pm

Spooky Perlers Craft: (K-5th Grade) Drop in and make a spooky ironed bead craft with Miss Kayla. No registration required.

Tuesday, Oct. 19th at 4:30pm, Peosta/NICC Branch

Thursday, Oct. 21st at 5:30pm, Holy Cross Branch

Thursday, Oct. 28th at 10:30am, Asbury Branch

Story Starters (Virtual): (2nd – 5th Grade) Explore a new book each week with Miss Kayla.  Color, play with Legos, or just listen as Miss Kayla reads a chapter or two.  Registration is required to receive the Zoom link.  Recordings will be available afterward if you are unable to listen live.


Virtual- Wednesdays, 12:00 – 12:30pm, Oct. 20th, 27th, Nov. 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, Dec. 1st, 8th, 15th, 29th

Toddler Yoga: (Ages 2-5) Young yogis (with parents) will join Miss Sandra for gentle, relaxing yoga.

Registration  Nov/Dec Registration

Farley Municipal Building- Monday, Oct. 18th, 10:30 – 11:30am

Epworth Branch- Monday, Nov. 8th, 10:30 – 11:30am

Peosta/NICC Branch- Monday, Dec. 6th, 10:30 – 11:30am

Family/All Ages Programs


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