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BREAKFAST WITH SANTA
Saturday, December 14th
At the Legion Hall
LIBRARY HOLIDAY HAPPENINGS
HOLIDAY FAMILY STORY WALK - December 6th - 26th
Pages from the book The Mitten by Jan Brett will be posted in local business windows. Pick up a "Dream Big" booklet from the library with the names of the businesses and walk through town to read the story.
HOLIDAY PARTY - Monday, December 23rd from 5:30-7:00 pm
To celebrate reading the book, stop in the Library for hot chocolate, hot apple cider and popcorn. Choose a new book to keep and make an ornament to take home.
During December, the Library will be collecting mittens, hats, and mufflers to pass along to those who need them. Bring in your new or gently used winter wear and pick an ornament off our Holiday Tree. Help fill our display case with warm clothing for others.
SANTA'S SCAVENGER HUNT - December 2-23
There will be foam holiday trees and Santas in sleighs decorating the Library during December. Each Santa or tree will have some type of decoration making in unique from the others. Make a list of what makes each numbered item different and win a prize. Trees and Sleighs donated by Juliette Moore. The seven trees will be in the Children's area for children through 5th grade to find the differences. The eighteen Santas in sleighs will be for teens and adults to find.
HOLIDAY MOVIE - SWORD IN THE STONE
Thursday, December 26th at 1:00 pm in the Library. Snacks of swords in stones and Magician wands.
WINTER READING PROGRAM - All ages, birth - 150
Read books, win prizes - December 23rd to January 31st. Stop in at the Library for details
CHESS TOURNAMENT - Friday, January 3rd, 2014
11:30 am to 5:00 pm. All ages, round robin tournament.
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CITY OF MITCHELLVILLE
Mitchellville offers smaller town living with quick easy access to urban amenities. Mitchellville has easy access to Interstate 80, the Des Moines International Airport, and Rail. We are just 18 miles from downtown Des Moines and 7 miles East of the Adventureland Amusement Park. We are part of the excellent SE Polk School District, a Member of the Des Moines Area Metropolitan Planning Organization, and Des Moines Area Rapid Transit. Come see what Mitchellville has to offer!
1 mile South of I-80, exit 149
Located 12 miles East of Des Moines, Iowa
6 miles East of Altoona, Iowa
City of Mitchellville
204 Center Avenue N
Mitchellville, IA 50169