Library Closed . The Idaho Falls Public Library will be closed for: Idaho Human Rights Day Martin Luther King, Jr Day, January 21, 2019. We will reopen at 10:00am the next day. View our scheduled closures
Story Time Themes — January 7-10, 2019. Story times at the Idaho Falls Public Library are free of charge and open to the community. No sign up required. We prepare our 9:30 and 10:30am story time programs for preschool-aged children, our 1:00pm and evening story time for the entire family, and our Book Babies programs … Continue reading Story Times, January 7-10
Idaho Child Care Reads— This FREE early-literacy workshop for daycare and preschool providers focuses on the importance of reading to children, laying a foundation for getting ready to read, and how to use free resources found in the local library. The curriculum is built upon the Six Early Literacy Skills recommended by the National Research … Continue reading Idaho Child Care Reads
Extreme Book Nerd— Extreme Book Nerd is back in 2019 and it’s bigger and better than ever! Reading categories | Prizes | Reading log downloads | Facebook group Library patrons, sign up online or in-person at the library: Sign Up Online Don’t forget to download the reading log materials. New This Year … 3 Levels Complete up to three … Continue reading Extreme Book Nerd
Extreme Book Nerd Kids— Starting January 2 and ending December 21, 2019* Kids, read 25 books from our list of 26 categories (download) and win a three-pocket canvas sling pack. Sign up online or in our children’s library Sign Up Online Remember to pick up your reading log at the library * Still finishing the … Continue reading Extreme Book Nerd for Kids
Story Time Themes — December 31, 2018 – January 3, 2019. Story times at the Idaho Falls Public Library are free of charge and open to the community. No sign up required. We prepare our 9:30 and 10:30am story time programs for preschool-aged children, our 1:00pm and evening story time for the entire family, and … Continue reading Story Times, December 31
Library Closed . The Idaho Falls Public Library will be closed for: New Year’s Day, January 1, 2019. We will reopen at 10:00am the next day. View our scheduled closures
Yule Ball — Attention all witches and wizards! Your magical presence has been requested at the Idaho Falls Public Library’s Yule Ball December 27, 2018 6:30-8:30pm Enjoy two magical hours while you: Make your own wand Play table-top Quidditch Take photos Make your own Monster Book of Monsters Get sorted into your House Dance the … Continue reading Yule Ball
Brandon Mull — Meet the Author. Join author Brandon Mull for a Meet the Author presentation at the Idaho Falls Public Library. Author Brandon Mull November 28, 2018 4:30pm Second Floor Reading Area Idaho Falls Public Library “Brandon Mull has worked as a comedian, a filing clerk, a patio installer, a movie promoter, a copywriter, … Continue reading Author Brandon Mull
Winter Reading — Find Your Treasure! November 26, 2018 – February 28, 2019 Our next winter reading program will begin in late November, 2019. In the meantime, we encourage you to participate in summer reading. We have two winter reading programs. Select one or both, depending on your situation. When you sign up, we will … Continue reading Winter Reading
Book Club in a Bag Voting — The voting for 2019 has closed. We will post the winning titles in December, 2018. FAQs and Reminders Where do these nominations come from? Book clubs, IFPL readers, and IFPL library staff nominated all of the titles on the ballot. When will the new sets be available? The … Continue reading Book Club in a Bag Voting
Jane Austen Ball — All Gentlemen and Ladies are invited to attend the Idaho Falls Public Library’s 2nd Annual Jane Austen Ball. Jane Austen Ball October 12, 2018 7:00pm Meeting Room One Idaho Falls Public Library In preparation for the ball, you are also invited (but not required) to attend our dance instruction. Dance Instruction … Continue reading Jane Austen Ball
Teen Auction — Summer Reading. Its time for our annual Summer Reading Teen Auction. Visit our third-floor desk to sign up for the auction. Remember to bring your POD passbook and auction kit. Saturday, August 25 2018 6:30pm Meet on the north lawn of the Idaho Falls Public Library For more information, call 208-612-8462.
Summer Science Club. Summer Science Club meetings are for kids, ages 6-12. No sign up required. All meetings start at 4pm in the Idaho Falls Public Library meeting rooms. Schedule July 5 – Potion for Kids July 12 – Snot and other Gross Experiements July 19 – Light, Dark, and Rainbows July 26 – Sound … Continue reading Summer Science Club
Creative Writing Adventures — Writing Programs for Teens. In the Creative Writing Adventures for Teens group, we write from our own point of view as well as those of other people. Sometimes we even write from the perspective of an animal or an object. We write short stories, poetry, mysteries, and more. Your imagination is … Continue reading Creative Writing Adventures
James Wilson — Meet the Author Improve your writing with modern mind science. Join local author James Wilson for a Meet the Author presentation at the Idaho Falls Public Library. Author James Wilson May 17, 2018 7pm Second floor collaboration area Idaho Falls Public Library For more information, call 208-612-8462.
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.
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
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
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