Events

Join us for upcoming events and programs at the Marshalltown Public Library! All events are free and open to the public.

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Chess Club
1-3 p.m.
 Chess Club
Sunday, Oct. 22, 1-3 p.m.
Marshalltown Public Library
Chess Club is 2nd & 4th Sundays of each month, 1-3 p.m. Beginners welcome, with help learning from our volunteer coordinator from1-2; experienced players may come anytime, 1-3. No pre-registration is required for this program; all players need to sign in. Kids, teens, and adults are welcome.&nbs...read more
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Toddlers & 2s: Pumpkin Party!
arrive between 9:15 & 9:45 a.m.
 Toddlers & 2s: Pumpkin Party!
Tuesday, Oct. 24, arrive between 9:15 & 9:45 a.m.
Marshalltown Public Library
This is the final Toddlesr & 2s day of the fall session. Little ones can wear costumes, if they choose, and will enjoy a few Pumpkin themed party activities. This finale party is for registered families who've attended the fall session. 

Toddlers & 2s is free for babies t...read more
Small Talk Class
10-11 a.m.
 Small Talk Class
Tuesday, Oct. 24, 10-11 a.m.
Marshalltown Public Library
Parents have the power to jumpstart baby's developement. Sign up to participate in a series of FREE sessions designed to help you create an enriching language environment for your baby. Registration required. Open to parents/caregivers of babies 0-30 months old. Commit to attend the first four s...read more
Play Day
3:30-5:00 p.m.
 Play Day
Tuesday, Oct. 24, 3:30-5:00 p.m.
Marshalltown Public Library
This "come and go" program offers the chance for kids (with a caregiver) to play with giant blocks, Legos, dollhouse, kitchen set, and more in the blue activity room. Free, no pre-registration needed. 
 
Library Board
4:30PM
 Library Board
Tuesday, Oct. 24, 4:30PM
Marshalltown Public Library
The library Board of Trustees meets on the fourth Tuesday of every month at 4:30 p.m. in Community Meeting Room A. The public is welcome to attend. 
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Storytime: Trick or Treat Costume Parade
10:15
Storytime: Trick or Treat Costume Parade
Wednesday, Oct. 25, 10:15Storytime: Trick or
Marshalltown Public Library
This annual event invites any preschool children (of any age) to wear costumes (optional) to enjoy a short Halloween-themed storytime, followed by a parade around inside the library to "trick or treat" to different service desks. Our last stop will be the large meeting room with a chance t...read more
Grossology
4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
 Grossology
Wednesday, Oct. 25, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Marshalltown Public Library
School-aged kids are invited to register for a free Halloween-y party with both special effects make-up (to have applied or watch others), as well as hands-on "spooky science." This program is for registered participants ages 8 and older; walk-ins and/or younger family members may be able ...read more

or call 641-754-5738.
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Pokemon League
4-5:30 p.m.
 Pokemon League
Thursday, Oct. 26, 4-5:30 p.m.
Marshalltown Public Library
Pokemon League is for fans of the trading card game. Players bring their own cards and "battle" in an informal league setting, facilitated by volunteers. Volunteers may help players learn to play, as time permits. Players do not lose cards if they lose the battle and may earn new cards and...read more
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Juega y Aprende Bilingual Storytime
10:15 a.m.
Juega y Aprende Bilingual Storytime
Saturday, Oct. 28, 10:15 a.m.Juega y Aprende Bili
Marshalltown Public Library
Come and join Miss Maria for a bilingual story time on Saturday, October 28 at 10:15. Everyone is invited to stay afterward for some immersion playtime where we will focus on using the Spanish language and listening in Spanish while we play with each other!

Bilingual Storytime & Play ...read more
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Couponing Workshop
1:30-3:30PM
 Couponing Workshop
Sunday, Oct. 29, 1:30-3:30PMCouponing Workshop
Marshalltown Public Library
Mary Potter Kenyon will give a couponing workshop at the Marshalltown Public Library on Sunday, October 29 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. in the library's meeting rooms.&nbs...read more
CommUNITY Clean-Up Day
4-6 p.m.
 CommUNITY Clean-Up Day
Sunday, Oct. 29, 4-6 p.m.CommUNITY Clean-Up D
Marshalltown Public Library
Kids & Families: enjoy working together to make a difference in your community. Participation open to any interested family; please pre-register. We'll meet at the Y, fan out in teams for litter clean-up of the area around and in-between the Y & the library. We'll end the event by sh...read more

or call 641-754-5738.
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Iconic Films: Swing Time (1936)
2:00PM
 Iconic Films: Swing Time (1936)
Monday, Oct. 30, 2:00PMIconic Films: Swing
Marshalltown Public Library
We enjoyed the iconic film series so much that we're continuing it into the fall!  Swing Time will be shown on Monday, October 30 at 2:00 p.m. in the library's community meeting rooms. Iconic films are  films which have notable actors and exemplify the work ...read more
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Small Talk Class
10-11 a.m.
 Small Talk Class
Tuesday, Oct. 31, 10-11 a.m.
Marshalltown Public Library
Parents have the power to jumpstart baby's developement. Sign up to participate in a series of FREE sessions designed to help you create an enriching language environment for your baby. Registration required. Open to parents/caregivers of babies 0-30 months old. Commit to attend the first four s...read more
Play Day
3:30-5:00 p.m.
 Play Day
Tuesday, Oct. 31, 3:30-5:00 p.m.
Marshalltown Public Library
This "come and go" program offers the chance for kids (with a caregiver) to play with giant blocks, Legos, dollhouse, kitchen set, and more in the blue activity room. Free, no pre-registration needed. 
 
    
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