Calendar & Events

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

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Thankful for Books Reading Challenge

Clear Lake Public Library 200 N 4th Street, Clear Lake, IA

Are you Thankful for Books? Show your love by completing this fall reading program during the month of November.  Stop by the desk in the library to pick up your reading log, keep track as you work toward the challenge, and then bring it back to the library completed to earn a prize! No registration [...]

SUPER Grab & Go

Each year, libraries across the country celebrate Children's Book Week.  The theme for this fall's celebration, November 8-14, is "Reading is a Superpower."  Pick up a Grab & Go packet focused on superheroes and superpowers during this year's celebratory week! Intended for preschool- & elementary school-aged children, the library Grab & Go bags are packed [...]

Library Closed

The library will be closed on Thursday, November 11th, in observance of Veterans Day.

Friends of the Library Annual Meeting

Join the Friends of the Library for their annual meeting on Tuesday, November 16th at 5:00pm in the Library Meeting Room. Meeting will be short and include updates on projects and changes to bylaws.  Learn more about the group and/or become a member.

Women of Warmth, Wisdom and War – Zoom

Although film critics and viewers frequently dismiss Native American women in Westerns as stereotypes providing background for the action, a reexamination of Westerns reveals that Native American women characters often have more than a mere setting or sexual purpose. Despite the lack of Native American actresses in the films, the Westerns have depicted the Native [...]

Library Closing @ 5pm

The Library will be closing early on Wednesday, November 24th at 5pm. The Library will be closed on Thursday, November 25th and Friday, November 26th for the Thanksgiving holiday. The Library will reopen Saturday, November 27th at 10am.

Library Closed

The library will be closed Thursday, November 25th & Friday, November 26th, in observance of Thanksgiving.


Adult Coloring

Join us for an hour-long adult coloring session at 1:00pm at the library! All supplies are provided.