Thursday, September 20, 2018

Reminisce Society

Reminisce Society 

The Old Days in Wapello County

Presented by Dave Baker and The 29th State

Tuesday September 25th 2018
 @ 10 a.m.

Curious about what Wapello County looked like 150 years ago? Want to learn about ghost towns that once graced our maps? Dace Baker has photographed and researched hundreds of sites in Iowa and is sharing his photography with the stories of our rich heritage here in Ottumwa. 

Presented at the Knights of Columbus Hall 

Teen Writers Group

Teen Writers Group
Meeting Tuesday, September 25th 
from 4-5PM
New Members Welcome!
 The Ottumwa Public Library invites middle and high school students to take part in the OPL Teen Writers group. Young writers are welcome to bring samples of their work to be read, or simply engage in discussion on craft and storytelling. All genres and styles are welcome.

For information, contact Evan Clark at: (641) 682-7563

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Lego Club!

Kids! Join us at the
Ottumwa Public Library for:
Friday, September 21st

Open to kids grades K-6.
No Registration Required.
Children will design a project that will then be on display in the library.

Board Game Day!

Join us at the
Ottumwa Public Library for
Board Game Day!

Saturday, September 22
Bring your family and friends to play games in the Children’s Library!
This is a free event for all ages,
no registration required,
just drop in and play!

Monday, September 17, 2018

Speculative Literature Book Club

Speculative Literature Book Club

Thursday September 20th at 5:30 p.m. 

Join us Thursday September 20th at 5:30 p.m. for the next meeting of the Spec. Lit. book club. Titles selected by this club mainly focus on works of fantasy and science fiction. The book we will be discussing on the 20th will be The Children of Men by P.D. James and we will be handing out The Halloween Tree by Ray Bradbury.