Calendar & Events

Discover all the events the Clear Lake Public Library offers for the community and its members.

For information and access to Virtual Events, check out our Facebook page!

Don’t have Facebook? Check out our YouTube channel for some library videos!

Bricks & Books 2-3pm

Have a LEGO® lover in your family? Joins us for Bricks & Books on Thursday, Dec. 31st from 2-3pm. You build a creation at home with your own bricks, while a librarian reads a Lego®-themed book and introduces you to new books at the library. Then, get a chance to share your creation with the [...]

Winter Wonderland: Cupcake Creations

Do you like to cook or bake?  Want to share the fun with the kids in your life? Our librarian brings cookbooks and cupcakes to life, showing you how to make amazing creations as well. Watch for it to be posted on our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/ClearLakePublicLibraryIA or our YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMnZ-SQxhFRVCdQzpBiN9Wg/videos! Don't forget to join [...]

Book Chat: Last Night in Twisted River 12-1PM

Tuesday January 19, 12-1 PM Book Chat: Last Night in Twisted River by John Irving. In 1954, in the cookhouse of a logging and sawmill settlement in northern New Hampshire, an anxious twelve-year-old boy mistakes the local constable’s girlfriend for a bear. Both the twelve-year-old and his father become fugitives, forced to run from Coos County- to [...]

Books on Tap: Last Night in Twisted River 6-7 PM

Wednesday January 20, 6-7 PM Books on Tap: Last Night in Twisted River by John Irving. In 1954, in the cookhouse of a logging and sawmill settlement in northern New Hampshire, an anxious twelve-year-old boy mistakes the local constable’s girlfriend for a bear. Both the twelve-year-old and his father become fugitives, forced to run from Coos County- [...]

Craft-Along (on Zoom) February – Valentine Image Transfer Votive 2/11/21 @6:00pm

Craft-Along (on Zoom) February – Valentine Image Transfer Votive Thursday February 11 at 6-7pm Craft with others during this monthly program. Hosted via Zoom the second Thursday of each month. We will follow along with a CreativeBug project. February’s project is Valentine’s Day themed votives made an image transfer technique. https://www.creativebug.com/classseries/single/image-transfer-votives-9-6-18 Registration required space is [...]

Craft-Along (on Zoom) March – Macramé Key Chain

Craft-Along: Macramé Key Chain. Craft with others during this monthly program. Hosted via Zoom the second Thursday of each month. We will follow along with a CreativeBug project. March’s project is creating a macramé key chain. https://www.creativebug.com/classseries/single/make-a-macrame-keychain Registration required space is limited to 12. Those registered will be able to pick up a take-and-make from [...]