Past Events

Events which have already happened.
Family Movie Time Jun 15, 2018 from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM Library Meeting Room,
Come and enjoy a fun, free family movie, projected on to the 'big' screen in the library's new meeting room. Children are welcome to bring a pillow or blanket to lie on.
Strings & Things Jun 14, 2018 from 06:30 PM to 08:00 PM Library Meeting Room,
Strings & Things craft group will meet at the library on the second Thursday of the month at 6:30 pm in the library meeting room. Everyone is welcome. No registration is required. Bring your own project(s) and join other craft-minded folks as we learn new techniques, share new patterns, and converse about a wide variety of topics.
Breakout: Spyder Heist Jun 14, 2018 from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM Library Meeting Room,
A secret agent under cover in a criminal organization called Spyder has learned of a planned jewel theft, but cannot reveal the details outright without blowing her cover. You must follow her clues and rescue the jewels before time runs out! Open to teens entering grades 5-12. Pre-registration required. Please register for one session only. Stop in or contact the library at 515-382-2628 or npl@nevada.lib.ia.us to register.
2 years old and under story time Jun 14, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM Children's Program Room,
For children 2 years old and under. These story times last about 20 minutes. They are action oriented, with songs, music, finger-plays, puppets, flannel board stories, and short picture or board books.
3 year old through Kindergarten Story Time Jun 13, 2018 from 02:00 PM to 02:30 PM Children's Program Room,
Story time for children 3 years old up through Kindergarten
1st through 4th Grade Story Time Jun 12, 2018 from 10:30 PM to 11:00 PM Children's Program Room,
For 1st through 4th graders. These story times feature reading, crafts and other fun activities.
Breakout: Spyder Heist Jun 12, 2018 from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM Library Meeting Room,
A secret agent under cover in a criminal organization called Spyder has learned of a planned jewel theft, but cannot reveal the details outright without blowing her cover. You must follow her clues and rescue the jewels before time runs out! Open to teens entering grades 5-12. Pre-registration required. Please register for one session only. Stop in or contact the library at 515-382-2628 or npl@nevada.lib.ia.us to register.
Daycare Story Time Jun 12, 2018 from 09:45 AM to 10:15 AM Children's Program Room,
Daycare Story Times. These story times feature reading, crafts and other fun activities. Tuesdays at 9:45am.
Tween Reading Group Jun 11, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 12:45 PM Library Meeting Room,
A summer reading group for 5th-8th graders
Breakfast with a Book Jun 07, 2018 from 08:30 AM to 09:30 AM
Breakfast with a Book Reading Group meets monthly to talk about a variety of types of books. All are welcome.
Reading Group May 31, 2018 from 01:30 PM to 02:30 PM
The Reading Group meets monthly to talk about a variety of types of books. All are welcome.
Library After Hours: Board Game Night May 25, 2018 from 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM Library Meeting Room,
Find out more about our game night.
Library Out Loud May 23, 2018 from 03:45 PM to 05:00 PM Library Meeting Room,
Looking for somewhere fun to hang out after school? Grab your friends and check out Library Out Loud! Teens in grades 5-12 can join us on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month to work on homework, play games, or just socialize. Snacks are encouraged and provided!
Board Meeting May 21, 2018 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM Library Meeting Room,
Regular meeting of the Library Board of Trustees
Pre-Teen Advisory Group (Grades 4-6) May 21, 2018 from 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM Library Story Time Room,
If you're in grades 4-6 and you're looking for a fun way to get involved at the library, check out our Pre-Teen Advisory Group! We'll select new books to order, share ideas for library programs, and enjoy delicious snacks, and each meeting counts as volunteering.
Teen Advisory Group (Grades 7-12) May 21, 2018 from 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Looking for a fun way to earn volunteer hours that benefits your community and you? Join our Teen Advisory Group! Open to teens in grades 7-12, this group meets once a month to discuss teen services at the library, including items in the collection and programs offered. We also serve the best snacks!
Library After Hours: Board Game Night May 18, 2018 from 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM Library Meeting Room,
Find out more about our game night.
Acoustic Night May 11, 2018 from 06:00 PM to 07:00 PM Library Meeting Room,
Join us and enjoy coffee and a musical showcase performed by Nevada High School students.
Strings & Things May 10, 2018 from 06:30 PM to 08:00 PM Library Meeting Room,
Strings & Things craft group will meet at the library on the second Thursday of the month at 6:30 pm in the library meeting room. Everyone is welcome. No registration is required. Bring your own project(s) and join other craft-minded folks as we learn new techniques, share new patterns, and converse about a wide variety of topics.
Library Out Loud May 09, 2018 from 03:45 PM to 05:00 PM Library Meeting Room,
Looking for somewhere fun to hang out after school? Grab your friends and check out Library Out Loud! Teens in grades 5-12 can join us on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month to work on homework, play games, or just socialize. Snacks are encouraged and provided!
This resource is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by State Library of Iowa.