Program Registration

 

SPRING 2024 PROGRAMS!

Several of our virtual and in person Spring 2024 programs require registration.  To register, simply click the links below.

All Ages Programming

Cinco de Mayo

Friday, May 3 @ 3 pm for all ages

Come and join us for our Cinco De Mayo celebration. We will have fun activities, crafts, and learn about this important cultural holiday.

Ven y únete a nosotros para nuestra celebración del Cinco de Mayo. Tendremos actividades divertidas,
y aprender sobre esta importante fiesta cultural.  3 PM -Viernes, 3 de mayo.  Para todas las edades
 
 

Car Care with RVC

Saturday, May 4 @ 11:30 am

Teens and Beginning Drivers

Cars are a big responsibility! Come learn about basic car care with Rock Valley College to help keep your ride running smooth. You can also learn about the RVC Automotive program if  you are interested! 

*Registration Required. This program is targeted for teens and beginning drivers but is open to all drivers who need to learn the car care basics!

 
 

Youth Programming

Ready, Set, No Bake!

It is time to show off your no bake baking skills in this creative no bake challenge! This challenge will take place over three weeks, one challenge a week for one hour at Ida Public Library! Several winning opportunities, prizes, and guest judges!

May 6th and May 13th

Youth: 4:30 – 6 pm Teens: 6:30-7:30

  1. (May 6th) The first challenge is your Signature Challenge where you’d decorate a cupcake!   The second is the Technical Challenge: decorate a cookie!
  2. (May 13th) The third, and final challenge, is the Showstopper! A Rice Krispie Sculpture!

All materials will be provided!

*If you have more than one youth or teen contestant wanting to register, please fill out separate Google Registration Forms. 

Steam Squad

Come join us for our once a month STEAM club program! The program is geared for preschoolers & kindergarteners to learn all about how the world works! Each month we will be discussing an element of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Mathematics) and doing activities along with it!

Registration is required! Space is Limited. Each child must register separately.

Tween Graphic Novel Book Club

Tweens, we have a special book club just for you! Join us once a month for a Tween Graphic Novel Book Club! Each month we will read the same graphic novel on our own. We will then meet up at the library to discuss the graphic novel and do an activity! Graphic novels will be available at the youth circulation desk.

*Registration required*  Each participant must register separately

Coding Corner

Coding Corner is back.. with robots! Learn about coding, engage in technology, and have fun in this coding club. Registration is required, space is limited. Starting Wednesday, April 3rd.

* Registration is Required! Space is limited! Each child must register separately.
*Two separate groups-Youth and Teens!

Mother’s Day Flower Pots

Thursday, May 9 @ 6 pm

 

Come join us for a special Mother’s Day program! We will be painting a flower pot and planting a flower.

*Registration is required. Space is limited. This program is geared for preschoolers & up. Each child must register separately*

Teen Programming

Coding Corner

Coding Corner is back.. with robots! Learn about coding, engage in technology, and have fun in this coding club. Registration is required, space is limited. Starting Wednesday, April 3rd.

* Registration is Required! Space is limited! Each child must register separately.
*Two separate groups-Youth and Teens!

Ready, Set, No Bake!

It is time to show off your no bake baking skills in this creative no bake challenge! This challenge will take place over three weeks, one challenge a week for one hour at Ida Public Library! Several winning opportunities, prizes, and guest judges!

May 6th and May 13th

Youth: 4:30 – 6 pm Teens: 6:30-7:30

  1. (May 6th) The first challenge is your Signature Challenge where you’d decorate a cupcake!   The second is the Technical Challenge: decorate a cookie!
  2. (May 13th) The third, and final challenge, is the Showstopper! A Rice Krispie Sculpture!

All materials will be provided!

If you have more than one youth or teen contestant wanting to register, please fill out separate Google Registration Forms. 

Adult Programming

Native Pollinators

Wednesday, April 17 @ 6 pm

 Boone County Master Gardener, Bobbi Burke will discuss different native pollinators and how to make your landscape attractive to them.

*Registration is required. One participant per form please*

Grow Your Own Fruit Tree

Tuesday, May 14 @ 6 pm

Tree fruits can be grown in your backyard with proper care and training.  Boone County Master Gardener, Jennifer Crider,  will lead this presentation.  Learn the basics of backyard tree fruits and how selection, training, and pruning are key factors for success.

*Registration is required. One participant per form please*

Ida’s Crafts Spring 2024

In this program, we will be doing a craft together using different materials and mediums. If you like crafting come and join us for this fun and relaxing activity. These sessions will be held at the Ida Public Library Meeting Room.
 
*Register to reserve your spot. Each participant must full out a separate form*

The Great Bake Down Murder Mystery

Saturday, May 25, noon to 4 pm

You have been invited to the “The Great Bake Down Murder Mystery Program!” There has been a poisoning on a very popular baking show set, can you figure out whodunit!? Come join us for this in person murder mystery program here at the library! You’ll be assigned a character to play (you can even dress up as the character if you like!) and be given a brief summary of the character beforehand. Then join us as we try to solve the case of “The Great Bake Down!”

*Registration is required.  Each participant must register separately.  
Due to the nature of the program, this program is for adults 18 and up!

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