El Día de los Niños — El Día de los Libros. Join our community celebration of children and the world of reading, stories, and libraries. El Día de los Niños April 30, 2018 10am-6:30pm Storywalk 6:30pm Family Story Time Storytime Room Idaho Falls Public Library Please call 208-612-8457 for more information.
Library Closed. The Idaho Falls Public Library will be closed for staff training on Friday, April 27, 2018. We will reopen on Saturday at our usual time, 10am. For more information about our hours and scheduled closures, visit our about page.
Journal Prompts — April 2018. What’s Happening Now? Write one word over and over. Fill up the page with this word—except for 2 places on the page. In one space, write the definition; and in the other space, write why you chose that word for this page. What was the absolute best thing you did … Continue reading Journal Prompts, April 2018
Puzzles at the Library. Can’t resist the allure of the unfinished puzzle? Looking for something fun for the family or your friends? The Idaho Falls Public Library offers Puzzles at the Library, an ongoing challenge made just for you! Family Puzzle Night Monday nights 5-9pm Second Floor Activity Area Idaho Falls Public Library Puzzle Table … Continue reading Puzzles at the Library
IFPL Book Club, Chapter 3 — May 2018. The Idaho Falls Public Library has started a new, afternoon book club. We’ll meet on the first Thursday of each month, starting in May, 2018. All members of our community are invited to attend! IFPL Book Club, Chapter 3 Our book this month is A Land More … Continue reading IFPL Book Club 3, May 2018
A Digging Dirt Celebration — Super Science Club at the Idaho Falls Public Library. Join library staff at our upcoming Super Science Club meeting as we learn about erosion and dig for (edible) fossils! Digging Dirt Celebration Super Science Club April 19, 2018 4:00-5:00pm Story Time Room Idaho Falls Public Library Super Science Club meetings … Continue reading Digging Dirt Celebration
DEAR Day — Drop Everything And Read. Join us with a book of your own or read one of our tiny books. Try our new chairs, enjoy refreshments, and take a break to read. Drop Everything And Read ( DEAR ) Day Thursday, April 12 10am to 6pm Second Floor Reading Area Idaho Falls Public … Continue reading DEAR Day
National Library Week — “Libraries Lead”. April 8-14 is National Library Week. Join us at the following activities as we celebrate libraries! Bookface Contest Submit a bookface picture and enter to win prizes April 8-30 ifpl.org/bookface DEAR Day This is the day to just Drop Everything And Read Thursday, April 12 10am to 6pm Second … Continue reading National Library Week
Calling All Superheroes! — BREAKING NEWS! Supergirl and Spider-Man will join readers of all ages in a special story time at the Idaho Falls Public Library. Let the brave superheroes save your day from Dr. Boredom and his evil sidekick, Doldrums, with reading, songs, crafts, and photo ops. Will you join in the action? Libraries … Continue reading Calling All Superheroes!
Blockfest! — Join the Idaho Falls Public Library and our regional Early Childhood Committee partners for a building extravaganza. Learn math, science, and literacy skills as we stack, build, create, and topple our blocks. It will be lots of fun! Blockfest! Learn math, science, and literacy skills Children, ages 8 months to 8 years (and … Continue reading Blockfest!
IFPL Book Club, Chapter 2 — April 2018. Good friends, good books, and sleepy conscience: This is the ideal life.” – Mark Twain Our IFPL Book Club title for April is In the Garden of Beasts, by Erik Larson. If you are interested in joining our book club discussion this month, you can pick up … Continue reading IFPL Book Club, April 2018
Carla Kelly — Meet the Author. Join author Carla Kelly for a Meet the Author presentation at the Idaho Falls Public Library. Author Carla Kelly March 28, 2018 7:00-8:00pm Second Floor Reading Area Idaho Falls Public Library “Award-winning author Carla Kelly is a veteran of the New York and international publishing world. Carla is best … Continue reading Author Carla Kelly
Journal Prompts — March 2018. Quotes Record your favorite quotes from: Books Songs Talks Friends Family Movies Anywhere The Journal Group at the Idaho Falls Public Library meets monthly to share ideas and gather inspiration for their journaling efforts. Librarians provide monthly writing prompts to support the group. Journal Group Second Wednesdays of each month … Continue reading Journal Prompts, March 2018
Gravity Art and Building — Super Science Club at the Idaho Falls Public Library. Join library staff at our upcoming Super Science Club meeting as we experiment with sculpting, painting, and building! Gravity Art and Building Super Science Club April 5, 2018 4:00-5:00pm Story Time Room Idaho Falls Public Library Super Science Club meetings at … Continue reading Gravity Art and Building
Wind Power — CANCELLATION NOTICE. Unfortunately, we have to cancel our Super Science Club meeting today. We’ll continue with our schedule as planned (see below). Look for this topic to come back up this summer! Questions? Call 208-612-8457. Schedule Our entire Winter/Spring 2018 Super Science Club schedule is: January 18 – Origami with Kristina and … Continue reading CANCELED Wind Power
March Madness — It’s March Madness at the Idaho Falls Public Library! Every time you check out a library book, cast your ballot for a favorite book competing in the playoffs (see backets). Follow your winning book’s progress through the brackets. If your book loses, your name will be entered in a drawing to win … Continue reading March Madness
Wind Power — Super Science Club at the Idaho Falls Public Library. Join library staff at our upcoming Super Science Club meeting and have a blast with balloon rockets and airzookas! Wind Power Super Science Club March 15, 2018 4:00-5:00pm Story Time Room Idaho Falls Public Library Super Science Club meetings at the Idaho Falls … Continue reading Wind Power
Teen Tech Week — March 4-10, 2018 Join the Idaho Falls Public Library as we celebrate Teen Tech Week 2018. Learn about library resources available to help teens succeed in school and prepare for college and the workplace1. Our celebration this year will include teen coding classes, a book art contest, and low-tech badges. Coding … Continue reading Teen Tech Week
Dr. Seuss Day — Friday, March 2, 2018 is Dr. Seuss Day at the Idaho Falls Public Library! Enjoy “green egg” cookies, make a Green Eggs and Ham craft, and take pictures with our giant green ham poster. Oh, and watch out for a visit from that wiley and fun Cat in the Hat! The … Continue reading Dr. Seuss Day
Optical Illusions — Super Science Club at the Idaho Falls Public Library. Join library staff at our upcoming Super Science Club meeting as we learn about eyewitness experiments and magical art! Optical Illusions Super Science Club March 1, 2018 4:00-5:00pm Story Time Room Idaho Falls Public Library Super Science Club meetings at the Idaho Falls … Continue reading Optical Illusions