Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Library custodian position available

Job Duties: The Ottumwa Public Library is seeking a part time custodian. The custodian will be responsible for cleaning a large public building including- daily cleaning of restrooms, vacuuming, dusting, keeping a current inventory of the cleaning products, and general upkeep of the grounds.

Qualifications: Must be a self-starter and a hard worker. Must have good communication skills and patron relations and be able to lift up to 60 lb. Must be able to submit to a background test, physical and drug screening.

Compensation: The wage is $11.43-$14.62/hour based on experience and qualifications, plus we offer an excellent benefits package. This is a 20 hour/week position with most hours being before and after library business hours.

Interested parties should submit cover letter and resume or submit an application to

Ottumwa Public Library
Attn: Director
102 W. 4th St.
Ottumwa, IA 52501

or via email to . The deadline for submitting applications is Wednesday, August 1, 2018. EOE.

Adult Coloring Party

Coloring Party 

Saturday, July 21st 
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Coloring materials and snacks provided! 
Join us to color and relax at the Ottumwa Public Library!

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Lego Club!

Kids! Join us at the
Ottumwa Public Library for:
Friday, July 20th

Open to kids grades K-6.
No Registration Required.

Children will design a project that will then be on display in the library.

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Real Beals Concert

The Real Beal's!

Tuesday July 17th @ 6 pm

In the library meeting room. 

Come join us for this special concert to help celebrate the Adult Summer Reading Program: 

Libraries Rock!

Friday, July 13, 2018

Absolute Science Summer Reading Show!

Kids! Join us for the Ottumwa Public Library’s
Summer Reading  show:

Tuesday, July 17th, 10:30AM
Performance at the KC Hall,
located next door to the library.
This is a free show for all kids and families,
no registration required.