Friday Movie Matinee


1:45 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9 at the Van Meter Public Library


A child friendly movie will be shown at the Van Meter Public Library after the early school dismissal.


Brick Builders


10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 10 at the Waukee Public Library


Lego fans are welcome to join teen volunteers to play with the library’s Legos and complete optional engineering challenges. No registration required.


Movie: Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them


1 to 3:15 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10 at the Waukee Public Library


Get ready for the release of the new Fantastic Beasts movie by watching the first movie at the library. Bring your blanket and pillow and enjoy the show. Free popcorn provided. All ages are welcome. No registration required.


Come Write In: NaNoWriMo Drop-in Writing Sessions


6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13 at Waukee Public Library


What is NaNoWriMo? National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is a fun, fast-paced approach to creative writing for anyone who has ever thought about writing a novel. Starting November 1, participants work towards the goal of writing a 50,000-word novel by 11:59 PM sharp on November 30. And the Waukee Public Library is here to help with drop-in writing session throughout the month! Bring your preferred writing tools and work on your novel surrounded by other local writers as well as all of the library’s resources. Refreshments for fueling up will be provided. Attendees will also receive an exclusive Waukee Public Library NaNoWriMo pin! Tuesdays, Nov. 6, 13 and 27 from 6 to 8 p.m.