Mother Goose on the Loose

“Mother Goose on the Loose”, is a 30-minute nursery rhyme program for newborns to three-year-olds. The class helps to strengthen babies' and toddler's foundation for literacy with rhymes, rhythm, repetition, story, and movement. Following the program we will have open play available.

Conversations & Coffee

Mar 19
Tuesday 12:30 pm
Do you want to practice your English skills? Looking to meet new people in your community? Join community members and English language learners alike at Forest Avenue Library and enjoy light refreshments and sparkling conversation! Activities are provided to prompt and encourage conversation. This program is open to all English speaking skill levels. For additional information please contact Dana Smith at

Digital Literacy Class

Mar 19
Tuesday 2:00 pm
Find the confidence you need to use a computer! Evelyn K. Davis Center staff shows you everything you need to know, from basic computer use, to Microsoft Office, online job applications, social media, and more!

From the Battlefront to the Homefront: Iowa Broadcasters Go to War

Mar 19
Tuesday 6:00 pm

Iowa broadcast historian Jeff Stein, a documentary producer, tells of the challenges the reporters faced in doing their jobs relaying information to a waiting audience and, at times, reassuring them of the safety of Iowans serving thousands of miles away. See segments featuring vintage broadcasts and interviews from WWII to the first Gulf War: a 50-year span. Made possible by a grant from Humanities Iowa.