Geek Events

Geek the Library

Come “geek” with us October 20-25. We will have special geek events and prizes for participating in different geek events.

Events and Locations
More about Geek the Library
Geek Week Contests and Prizes

Tell us what you geek

We want to support what you geek! Tell us what types of programs you would like us to provide.


Take the survey

Geek T-shirts

We love hearing about the things you geek! Spread the geek love with a “What do you geek?” T-shirt. Available for $12 from the Main Branch. Call 367-8700 for more information.


Are Zombies Real?

Truth can be stranger than fiction! Based on her book Zombie Makers: True Stories of Nature’s Undead, Rebecca L. Johnson will introduce you to creatures in nature that take over the brains and bodies of other living things and turn them into mindless zombies. Meet a mix of animal zombies and their makers via photos and videos. For all ages.

Tuesday, October 28, 7 p.m. at the Main Branch


Knitting for Giving

Come to the Main Library on Monday, October 20, at 7 p.m. and knit or crochet winter wear for the Mitten Tree. Mitten Tree is sponsored by the 4-H Junior Leaders Association, and will benefit the Children’s Inn. Knitted or crochet winter wear may be dropped off at any library location and will be collected until the first of the year.


NaNoWriMo Write-Ins

Join local National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) participants at weekly write-ins at the Prairie West, Ronning, or Main Library.


List of times and places


Mango Languages Videos

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Languages for travelers

Posted 09/15/2014 in Languages for travelers

Use the Mango Language service to prepare for travel...   [Watch Video]

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The foreign exchange student

Posted 09/15/2014 in The foreign exchange student

Use the Mango Language service to prepare for a foreign exchange program...   [Watch Video]

News Releases

Geek Week Begins October 20

As part of the Geek the Library campaign, Siouxland Libraries presents Geek Week, October 20–25, 2014…

Posted 10/16/2014 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

Siouxland Libraries Celebrates Teen Read Week

Siouxland Libraries will mark Teen Read Week on October 12–18, 2014, with special events for students in grades 6–12…

Posted 10/10/2014 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

Join Siouxland Libraries’ New Language Club

Join the Library Language Learners Club at Siouxland Libraries! The program explores the Mango language database, where users can learn up to 63 different languages…

Posted 10/09/2014 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

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