Friday, January 19, 2018

Curious Kids Science Club!

Join us at the Ottumwa Public
Library for the
Curious Kids
Science Club
Friday, January 26th at 4:00PM
(For Grades K-5, No Registration Required)

Let your kids satisfy their curiosity about science by listening to stories and conducting simple experiments.

This is a 30 minute program meeting the fourth Friday of the month from January to May. No registration Required


Saturday, January 13, 2018

Family Movie Night

The Ottumwa Public Library invites you to a very special screening of
My Little Pony 
The Movie
Join us Wednesday, January 17th at 5:00PM.
Kids and adults are invited to this free event.

Friday, January 12, 2018

Library Closed Monday -- Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday

The Ottumwa Public Library will be closed on Monday, January 15, in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.  We will resume normal hours on the Tuesday.

Friday, January 5, 2018

Newly Updated: Job Hunting/Small Business Section

Tick tock, tick tock. It's 2018 already! Will this be the year you fulfill your dream of starting your own business? Or, do you feel like you need up-to-date strategies on job hunting? Don't worry, Ottumwa Public Library has you covered.

We've completely refreshed our Small Business/Job Hunting section. Many titles will be on display on the upper floor and you can also browse them in the catalog at

Thursday, January 4, 2018

January Preschool Storytime

Jump into January with Stories!
Preschool Storytime at the Ottumwa Public Library
Fridays at 10:30 am
Turtles! Let’s see what fun we can have with stories about our slow friends!
Bugs! If it creeps and crawls let’s read about it today!
Birthdays! Let’s wish everyone a happy birthday with stories!
The Alphabet! A told B and B told C… I’ll see you at storytime!