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WWII in Iowa 6PM on July 11th

Historian and Vice President of Camp Algona POW Museum, Jerry Yocum, will be presenting on WWII and German prisoners of war in Iowa. He is bringing WWII artifacts.  Author Gail Kittleson will also be joining [...]

Storyteller Darrin Crow 11AM on June 28th

Darrin Crow is a memorable storyteller from Cedar Rapids, Iowa. This children's program will include American folk tales and tall tales of builders as well as the true stories of Iowans who strove to build [...]

Houdini performed by Duffy Hudson: Family-Friendly!

Join us for a family-friendly program on Tuesday, June 27th at 6:30PM as Duffy Hudson performs as Harry Houdini: learn about him & be amazed by a magical performance. Duffy Hudson is an actor, director, [...]

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Hoopla is a groundbreaking digital media service offered by the Clear Lake Public Library that allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone – and even your TV! With no waiting, titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later. We have hundreds of thousands of titles to choose from, with more being added daily.

You can stream titles instantly through your desktop browser or our mobile app. If you use our mobile app, you can also download titles to your device for offline playback later, where Wi-Fi may be unavailable. Titles are automatically returned and removed from your device at the end of the lending period.