The Webb Shadle Public Library was the recipient of a 750 dollar grant from JMP Early Childhood Iowa Initiatives. This grant is for quality improvement of early literacy, early childhood environments and mental health. The library has used this funding to purchase new children's books focused on early literacy and preschool skill learning. We are [...]
Pumpkin Painting at the Webb Shadle Public Library was a lot of fun! A big shout out to Pierce's Pumpkin Patch for providing the pumpkins and to our fabulous library witch Lois Turnage for reading a special Halloween story! Therapy dog Phoebe also made a special guest appearance last Saturday at the library. Thank you [...]
Last Saturday night author historian Linda Betsinger McCann discussed her book Prohibition in Iowa at the Webb Shadle Public Library. She discussed the book that took an in-depth look into how the country’s ban on alcohol affected the smallest towns in Iowa. Thank you to all who attended and to Linda Betsinger McCann for her [...]
Linda Betsinger McCann will be at the Webb Shadle Public library this evening, Oct 8th, at 6 pm. She'll be talking about Prohibition in Iowa. Also during this hour - enjoy wine tasting by Marcy Potts-Roff with Traveling Vineyards and Epicure Dip Tasting hosted by Pam. Image: Prohibition Book
Guess who was back? Phoebe the fun loving pooch who loves to be read too. She was back last Saturday at the Craft and Vendor/Burgers and Beats fundraiser event. Don't worry if you missed out, she will be back on Saturday Oct 16th at 9:30am for another fun tail waggin reading session.
A big thank you goes out to Hy-Vee of Knoxville who donated the hamburgers for last Saturdays Craft and Vendor/Burgers and Beats fundraiser event. We are so grateful for your generosity and support. A special shout out to our volunteers Craig Stephens and Brian Glick for grilling last Saturday!! Great job you guys - the [...]