Pride Month

By: Library Staff June 8, 2021

Check out these LGBTQIA+ reads to celebrate Pride.   The Hips on the Drag Queen Go Swish, Swish, Swish: This picture book encourages readers to boldly be exactly who they are. The story plays off “The Wheels on the Bus” as it follows a drag queen who performs her routine in front of an awestruck audience. A fun frenzy of fierceness, this book will…

Read More

Outside Storytime

By: Library Staff June 4, 2021

In-person, Outside Storytime! Tuesday and Wednesday mornings, 10:30am Join us on the lawn of the Ranshaw House under the trees (directly North of the library’s main entrance) Bring a blanket to sit on In the event of bad weather Storytime will be cancelled. Check the event discussion or the library web calendar for updates The…

Read More

Summer YLAH Kits

By: Library Staff May 28, 2021

Your Library at Home The summer YLAH kits have been curated to accommodate individuals and families so you only need to register for one kit per family. *At the end of each month families interested in additional kits will have the opportunity to request them if we have any leftover. In each kit, you will…

Read More

Library Update

By: Library Staff

We’re opening! Here is what you need to know… As vaccine distribution becomes more widespread in our area, you can expect expanded services with the library’s phased reopening plan. As time goes on and safety permits, we hope to continue to introduce more services. With the safety of our community and library staff as priority,…

Read More


By: Library Staff May 4, 2021

StoryWalk® StoryWalk® is an innovative and delightful way for children — and adults! — to enjoy reading and the outdoors at the same time. Laminated pages from a children’s book are attached to yard signs, which are installed along an outdoor path. As you stroll down the trail, you’re directed to the next page in…

Read More

Salsa Garden

By: Library Staff May 3, 2021

Salsa Garden Our salsa garden will be a handy place for fresh ingredients perfect for summer – chiles, tomatoes, and maybe if we’re lucky tomatillos! These ingredients are diverse and easily incorporated into lots of recipes, but with just a few simple steps anyone can make a salsa or pico de gallo. A (very) brief…

Read More


By: Library Staff May 2, 2021

You’ve Been Flocked! Don’t worry this is a fundraiser by the North Liberty Library. This flocking was done in good spirits and is not meant to be mean. The flamingos will roost on your lawn until this evening when they will mysteriously migrate to another victim’s lawn. You can select the next “victim” and support…

Read More

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

By: Library Staff May 1, 2021

May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month! Check out some of these great #OwnVoices reads: Adult Reads The Farm by Joanne Ramos Nestled in New York’s Hudson Valley is a luxury retreat boasting every amenity: organic meals, personal fitness trainers, daily massages– all for free. In fact, you’re paid big money– more than…

Read More

Butterfly Garden

By: Library Staff April 30, 2021

Butterfly Garden and Pollinator Habitat One of the raised bed gardens just North of the library by the playground has been transformed into a butterfly oasis. This space has been created to provide habitat for various life stages of native butterflies. Nectar sources for bees and butterflies and host plants feed the caterpillars. Plants and garden…

Read More

Adventure Pass!

By: Library Staff April 26, 2021

One Pass to Big Adventures! Reserve NOW! The North Liberty Library is pleased to join other libraries across the state to offer Iowa Library Adventure Pass which offers free passes to special attractions. Your library card is your ticket to great fun with Adventure Pass. Passes allow entrance for two (2) adults and two (2)…

Read More