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Wee Play & Learn

Spend time with your child, play, meet new families, and talk one-on-one with child development specialists during this free five-week workshop. 

Downtown: Wednesdays from 10:15 to 11:30 a.m. May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

Click here to register for this five-week program
Click here to browse our collection of parenting materials.

Sustainability Series

Siouxland Libraries, with Dakota Rural Action's Homegrown Sioux Empire and the City's Sustainability Program, present:
May 4 - Gardening and composting
May 11 - Rain barrels
May 18 - Urban chicken-keeping
May 25 - Beekeeping and bee-friendly landscaping

Thursdays, 5:30-6:30 p.m. at the Downtown Library
To register, call 367-8700 or on the online events calendar.

Reimagined Book Covers

Siouxland Libraries is seeking submissions for a Reimagined Book Covers Art Show to be held at the Downtown Library May 1 - June 30. It will be held in conjunction with a display of redesigned book covers from artists worldwide, a project called Recovering the Classics.

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New Mobile App Coming Soon

Our new mobile app is coming soon! Our old app expired on March 21, 2017. In the downtime without an app, we encourage you to use our mobile-friendly website ( to search the catalog, access your account, register for programs, and much more. Watch for updates announcing the new app!

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News Releases

Prairie West Branch Library to Host Children’s Book Week Events Kids
As the longest-running national celebration of books for young people and the joy of reading, more than 650 schools, libraries, and bookstores will host official Children’s Book Week events from May 1 through 7 in all 50 states
Siouxland Libraries Adult Calendar of Events Siouxland Libraries
Sweet Reads Book Club | Spring Container Gardening | Sustainability Series―Gardening and Composting
Pets Caught Reading - Siouxland Libraries Celebrates National Pet Month Siouxland Libraries
Siouxland Libraries is observing National Pet Month with a photo contest and support of the Sioux Falls Humane Society’s pet supply and food drive. Both run May 1 through 31
Reading Bridge Summer Tutoring Siouxland Libraries
Children can cross the bridge to better reading this summer at Siouxland Libraries. This free tutoring program is designed for struggling readers who have completed kindergarten through fifth grades
Siouxland Libraries Feature Multiple Events to Celebrate National Poetry Month Siouxland Libraries
Siouxland Libraries will be part of the largest literary celebration in the world, joining schools, publishers, booksellers, and poets in celebration of poetry’s vital place in our culture. Poetrypalooza events
Siouxland Libraries Offers Language Learners: Latin Series Siouxland Libraries
Ready to get down and scholarly? Attend free Latin classes at Siouxland Libraries and explore the root of many languages, including English

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