The week ahead at the Norma Anders Public Library

​​What’s New at the Norma Anders Public Library

Summertime Stories & More, Monday, June 24 at 10:15 a.m.

Magician Rick Eugene, Monday, June 24 at 7 p.m. at the Dysart Park Gazebo. This entertaining comedic magic show is fun for all ages. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets for a fun evening! Rain location: The Dysart Community Building

Evening Book Club, Monday, June 24 at the Dysart City Park following the Magic Show. We’re reading through the alphabet and reporting our progress each month. New members are always welcome!

Knit & Stitch, Tuesday, June 25 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Nature Observation Program with Tama County Conservation Wednesday, June 26, 10 a.m. at the Dysart city park. Listen to a story and learn about animals in nature and do some exploring yourself.

Lego Club, Wednesday, June 26, 10 a.m. to noon. Build with weekly challenges or on your own at this come-and-go program for kids.

Cook Book Club, Wednesday, June 26 at 12:30 p.m. Do you enjoy cooking and sharing recipes? Join us for our monthly potluck. This month’s theme is All-American, July 4th or Vintage Recipes. Bring your favorite dish that fits the theme along with the recipe. The library will provide beverages and table service.

Art Sparks for Kids! Thursday, June 27, 10 a.m. to noon. Paint, draw or color with a different project every week at this drop-in art program for kids.

In the MakerSpace: Find new challenges every day. Build, color, draw, and craft all summer long during normal hours.

*Reminder: We are closing at 5 p.m. on Thursdays in June and July.


Lies I Taught in Medical School by Robert Lufkin, MD

Beyond Getting By by Holly Trantham


Smolder by Stuart Woods

If Something Happens to Me by Alex Finlay

Camino Ghosts by John Grisham

The Main Character by Jaclyn Goldis

The Sentence is Death by Anthony Horowitz

The Rom-Commers by Katherine Center

The Housemaid is Watching by Freida McFadden

One for the Blackbird, One for the Crow by Olivia Hawker

The Devil’s Fortress by Dale Brown


Pony in a Package by Ben M. Baglio

Horse Girl by Carrie Seim

Bunnicula graphic novel by James Howe

Guardians of Horsa graphic novel by Roan Black


The Curse of the Mummy by Candace Fleming

Legend graphic novel by Marie Lu


Disney’s Princess Five-Minute Horse Stories

Sports How To by Abdo Kids publishers

Philadelphia Chickens by Sandra Boynton

Ten Little Squirrels by Bill Martin Jr. and Michael Sampson