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Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa

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600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
(319) 895-4271 colelibrary.org

Russell D. Cole Library is both the Cornell College Library and the Public Library for the City of Mount Vernon.

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March 2016

Spring Break @ the Library – Monday Movie

March 14, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Shelf of Children's Books Mount Vernon Public Library Cole Library

The spring break movie is The Good Dinosaur, PG. Popcorn and a drink will be provided.

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Daytime Book Discussion

March 15, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
Free
View of tables at Cole Library in Mount Vernon

Cole Library has a daytime book discussion group for adults. They meet on the third Tuesday of each month, and you can join this book group at any time throughout the year.

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Spring Break @ the Library – Lego Live Event

March 15, 2016 @ 11:30 am - 4:30 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Children's Room Legos at Mount Vernon Public Library Cole Library

Join Cole Library's Lego Live Event for Lego building, car races, Lego crafts and more!

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Community of Readers Adult Book Discussion Group

March 15, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Photo of Man reading book, displayed for the Cole Library 2015-2016 Book Group Selections

Cole Library has an evening book discussion group for adults that meets on the third Tuesday of each month. You can join this book group at any time throughout the year.

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Cole Library Children’s Story Time

March 17, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2016

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Photo of Children's Room Mount Vernon Public Library/Cole Library Books and Legos

Cathy Boggs uses a weekly theme that ties together stories, songs and fingerplays on Thursday mornings at 9:30 AM.

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Crafternoons

March 18, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Each event features a seasonal or holiday craft that is geared toward elementary-aged children. The craft on 3/18 will be Star Wars Crafts!

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Knitting Night

March 22, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until June 30, 2017

One event on August 28, 2017 at 4:30pm

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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orange yarn

Knitting Night is one Tuesday each month at Cole Library in Mount Vernon. Bring your knitting project and join in the fun!

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Teen Table-top Role Playing Game Series

March 22, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 5:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2016

One event on May 3, 2016 at 5:00pm

One event on May 17, 2016 at 5:00pm

One event on May 24, 2016 at 5:00pm

One event on June 22, 2016 at 5:00pm

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Dive into the world of role playing games at the Cole Library! If you like fantasy books such as Harry Potter or Lord of the Rings you will really love RPG.

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Gardening Workshop

March 22, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 5, 2016

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Flowers blooming in Mount Vernon

Gardening Conversation is a spring library program for gardeners, of any ability, to share experiences, ideas, and questions. 3 workshops will be provided over the course of 3 weeks. You can come to one workshop or all three.

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Middle School Book Group

March 26, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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If you are interested in this book discussion group, you can join any time. The books for her book groups are donated by Hills Bank and Trust, so the members get to keep the books.

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High School Book Group

March 26, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Photo of the Entrance to Cole Library

If you are interested in this book discussion group, you can join any time. The books for her book groups are donated by Hills Bank and Trust, so the members get to keep the books.

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Monday Matinee Movie

March 28, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Cole Library offers a Monday Matinee Movie for adults on the fourth Monday of each month.

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April 2016

Early Out Movie

April 6, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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View of tables at Cole Library in Mount Vernon

The movie will be shown in Room 108 on the First Floor of Cole Library.

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Spring Community Book Talk

April 7, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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One event on April 13, 2017 at 12:00pm

One event on April 26, 2018 at 12:00pm

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Cathy Boggs at Cole Library Book Talk

Cole Library and Hills Bank are having a Spring Book Talk.

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Crafternoons

April 8, 2016 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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View of inside of Cole Library

Each event features a seasonal or holiday craft that is geared toward elementary-aged children.

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Daytime Book Discussion

April 19, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
Free
View of tables at Cole Library in Mount Vernon

Cole Library has a daytime book discussion group for adults. They meet on the third Tuesday of each month, and you can join this book group at any time throughout the year.

Find out more »

Community of Readers Adult Book Discussion Group

April 19, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Photo of Man reading book, displayed for the Cole Library 2015-2016 Book Group Selections

Cole Library has an evening book discussion group for adults that meets on the third Tuesday of each month. You can join this book group at any time throughout the year.

Find out more »

Early Out Movie

April 20, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Free
View of tables at Cole Library in Mount Vernon

The movie will be shown in Room 108 on the First Floor of Cole Library.

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Crafternoons

April 22, 2016 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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View of inside of Cole Library

Each event features a seasonal or holiday craft that is geared toward elementary-aged children.

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Middle School Book Group

April 23, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 11:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating until June 30, 2016

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Free
Photo of the Entrance to Cole Library

If you are interested in this book discussion group, you can join any time. The books for her book groups are donated by Hills Bank and Trust, so the members get to keep the books.

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High School Book Group

April 23, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until May 31, 2016

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Free
Photo of the Entrance to Cole Library

If you are interested in this book discussion group, you can join any time. The books for her book groups are donated by Hills Bank and Trust, so the members get to keep the books.

Find out more »

Monday Matinee Movie

April 25, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Cole Library offers a Monday Matinee Movie for adults on the fourth Monday of each month.

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May 2016

Crafternoons

May 6, 2016 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 3:30pm on Friday, repeating until May 20, 2016

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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View of inside of Cole Library

Enjoy Crafternoons at the Cole Library! Each event features a seasonal or holiday craft that is geared toward elementary-aged children.

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Gardening Workshop

May 10, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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One event on May 17, 2016 at 6:30pm

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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plants flowers in backyard

Each Gardening Workshop is part of a series of free library programs for gardeners, of any ability, to share experiences, ideas, and questions.

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Daytime Book Discussion

May 17, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
Free
View of tables at Cole Library in Mount Vernon

Cole Library has a daytime book discussion group for adults. They meet on the third Tuesday of each month, and you can join this book group at any time throughout the year.

Find out more »

Community of Readers Adult Book Discussion Group

May 17, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Free
Photo of Man reading book, displayed for the Cole Library 2015-2016 Book Group Selections

Cole Library has an evening book discussion group for adults that meets on the third Tuesday of each month. You can join this book group at any time throughout the year.

Find out more »

Monday Matinee Movie

May 23, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Photo of the Cole Library Entrance Mount Vernon Library

Cole Library offers a Monday Matinee Movie for adults on the fourth Monday of each month.

Find out more »

High School Book Group

May 28, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Free
Photo of the Entrance to Cole Library

If you are interested in this book discussion group, you can join any time. The books for her book groups are donated by Hills Bank and Trust, so the members get to keep the books.

Find out more »

Middle School Book Group

May 28, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Free
Photo of the Entrance to Cole Library

If you are interested in this book discussion group, you can join any time. The books for her book groups are donated by Hills Bank and Trust, so the members get to keep the books.

Find out more »
June 2016

Monday Morning Movies

June 6, 2016 @ 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, repeating until August 15, 2016

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Cole Library and Mount Vernon Bank present Monday Morning Movies featuring a G or PG rated movie each week during the summer.

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Wednesday Workshops

June 8, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until August 3, 2016

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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sewing

All crafts are free, accessible for a wide range of ages, and are great programs for whole family.

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Youth Knitting Workshop

June 20, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 3:00pm, repeating until June 23, 2016

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Free
orange yarn

This 4-day program is for young people who would like to learn to knit. All materials will be provided.

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Daytime Book Discussion

June 21, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
Free
View of tables at Cole Library in Mount Vernon

Cole Library has a daytime book discussion group for adults. They meet on the third Tuesday of each month, and you can join this book group at any time throughout the year.

Find out more »

Teen Table-top Role Playing Game Series

June 22, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 5:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until August 2, 2016

An event every month that begins at 5:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until August 2, 2016

An event every month that begins at 5:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until August 2, 2016

An event every month that begins at 5:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until August 2, 2016

One event on August 2, 2016 at 5:00pm

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Dive into the world of role playing games at the Cole Library! If you like fantasy books such as Harry Potter or Lord of the Rings you will really love RPG.

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Teen Cult Classic Movies

June 24, 2016 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 1:00pm on Friday, repeating until August 19, 2016

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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This summer movie series for teens is held every other Friday at 1:00PM.

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Monday Matinee Movie

June 27, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Cole Library offers a Monday Matinee Movie for adults on the fourth Monday of each month.

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Magic at the Library

June 27, 2016 @ 4:30 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Jonathan May will be performing at Cole Library!

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July 2016

ISU Insect Zoo Bug Olympics

July 18, 2016 @ 10:00 am
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Be amazed as these insects compete in the Bug Olympics!

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Daytime Book Discussion

July 19, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 9:30am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2018

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
Free
View of tables at Cole Library in Mount Vernon

Cole Library has a daytime book discussion group for adults. They meet on the third Tuesday of each month, and you can join this book group at any time throughout the year.

Find out more »

Monday Matinee Movie

July 25, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until December 31, 2016

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Photo of the Cole Library Entrance Mount Vernon Library

Cole Library offers a Monday Matinee Movie for adults on the fourth Monday of each month.

Find out more »
August 2016

Wednesday Workshops

August 3, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until August 17, 2016

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Free
sewing

All crafts are free, accessible for a wide range of ages, and are great programs for whole family.

Find out more »

Teen Table-top Role Playing Game Series

August 3, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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One event on August 10, 2016 at 5:00pm

One event on August 17, 2016 at 5:00pm

One event on September 6, 2016 at 5:00pm

One event on September 13, 2016 at 5:00pm

One event on September 20, 2016 at 5:00pm

One event on September 27, 2016 at 5:00pm

One event on October 4, 2016 at 5:00pm

One event on October 11, 2016 at 5:00pm

One event on October 18, 2016 at 5:00pm

One event on October 25, 2016 at 5:00pm

One event on November 1, 2016 at 5:00pm

One event on November 8, 2016 at 5:00pm

One event on November 15, 2016 at 5:00pm

One event on November 29, 2016 at 5:00pm

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Dive into the world of role playing games at the Cole Library! If you like fantasy books such as Harry Potter or Lord of the Rings you will really love RPG.

Find out more »

Gardening Conversations

August 9, 2016 @ 6:30 pm
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One event on September 13, 2016 at 6:30pm

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Fresh Local Cherry Tomato

Gardening conversations continue at Cole Library! This event includes a tomato tasting and information about visiting Iowa gardens.

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Daytime Book Discussion

August 16, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
Free
View of tables at Cole Library in Mount Vernon

Cole Library has a daytime book discussion group for adults. They meet on the third Tuesday of each month, and you can join this book group at any time throughout the year.

Find out more »

Community of Readers Adult Book Discussion Group

August 16, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on August 15, 2017 at 7:30pm

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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turning book pages

This is the first meeting of the year so bring 2 book suggestions to share with the group. Attendees will vote on the titles for the year.

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Monday Matinee Movie

August 22, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Cole Library offers a Monday Matinee Movie for adults on the fourth Monday of each month.

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Natural Yarn Dyeing Workshop

August 28, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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orange yarn

On Sunday, August 28, Cole Library will host a natural yarn dyeing workshop. All materials are provided.

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September 2016

Crafternoons

September 9, 2016 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 3:30pm on Friday, repeating until November 18, 2016

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Free
colorful paper and office supplies

Enjoy Crafternoons at the Cole Library! Each event features a seasonal or holiday craft that is geared toward elementary-aged children.

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Gardening Conversations

September 13, 2016 @ 6:30 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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plants flowers in backyard

Gardening conversations continue at Cole Library! This month the focus is on fall plantings for spring blooms, taking cuttings from your herb garden to winter over, and looking at the fall planting calendar as we finish up the growing season.

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Early Out Movie

September 14, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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View of tables at Cole Library in Mount Vernon

Popcorn and a drink will be provided. Call (319) 895-4271 to reserve a seat.

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Fiction Writing Workshop

September 17, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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turning book pages

Gail Kittleson will lead this fiction writing workshop. She is a women's fiction/memoir writer and former college expository writing instructor.

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Daytime Book Discussion

September 20, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
Free
View of tables at Cole Library in Mount Vernon

Cole Library has a daytime book discussion group for adults. They meet on the third Tuesday of each month, and you can join this book group at any time throughout the year.

Find out more »

Community of Readers Adult Book Discussion Group

September 20, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Free

Cole Library has an evening book discussion group for adults that meets on the third Tuesday of each month. You can join this book group at any time throughout the year.

Find out more »

Monday Matinee Movie

September 26, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Photo of the Cole Library Entrance Mount Vernon Library

Cole Library offers a Monday Matinee Movie for adults on the fourth Monday of each month.

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Early Out Movie

September 28, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on November 9, 2016 at 1:00pm

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Popcorn and a drink will be provided. Call (319) 895-4271 to reserve a seat.

Find out more »
October 2016

Gardening Conversations: Autumn Gardening

October 11, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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plants flowers in backyard

Gardening conversations continue at Cole Library! This month the focus is on methods for saving flower and fall vegetable seeds and discussing simple techniques for extending your growing season.

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Middle School Book Group

October 15, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Free
Photo of the Entrance to Cole Library

If you are interested in this book discussion group, you can join any time. The books for her book groups are donated by Hills Bank and Trust, so the members get to keep the books.

Find out more »

High School Book Group

October 15, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Free
Photo of the Entrance to Cole Library

If you are interested in this book discussion group, you can join any time. The books are donated by Hills Bank and Trust, so the members get to keep the books.

Find out more »

Daytime Book Discussion

October 18, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
Free
View of tables at Cole Library in Mount Vernon

Cole Library has a daytime book discussion group for adults. They meet on the third Tuesday of each month, and you can join this book group at any time throughout the year.

Find out more »

Monday Matinee Movie

October 24, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Photo of the Cole Library Entrance Mount Vernon Library

Cole Library offers a Monday Matinee Movie for adults on the fourth Monday of each month.

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Community of Readers Adult Book Discussion Group

October 25, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Free

Cole Library has an evening book discussion group for adults that meets on the third Tuesday of each month. You can join this book group at any time throughout the year.

Find out more »

Fall Community Book Talk

October 27, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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One event on October 26, 2017 at 12:00pm

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Greg Cotton at Cole Library Book Talk

Cole Library and Hills Bank are having a Fall Book Talk with book recommendations from area community members.

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November 2016

Crafternoons

November 4, 2016 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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colorful paper and office supplies

Enjoy Crafternoons at the Cole Library! Each event features a seasonal or holiday craft that is geared toward elementary-aged children.

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Gardening Conversations: Terrariums & House Plants

November 8, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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filling flower pots

This month the discussion topics will focus on how to make a terrarium and the joy of house plants during the grey days of winter.

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Early Out Movie

November 9, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Free
View of tables at Cole Library in Mount Vernon

Popcorn and a drink will be provided. Call (319) 895-4271 to reserve a seat.

Find out more »

Daytime Book Discussion

November 15, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
Free
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Cole Library has a daytime book discussion group for adults. They meet on the third Tuesday of each month, and you can join this book group at any time throughout the year.

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Community of Readers Adult Book Discussion Group

November 15, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Cole Library has an evening book discussion group for adults that meets on the third Tuesday of each month. You can join this book group at any time throughout the year.

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Crafternoons

November 18, 2016 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 3:30pm on Friday, repeating until December 23, 2016

One event on February 3, 2017 at 3:30pm

One event on February 17, 2017 at 3:30pm

One event on January 6, 2017 at 3:30pm

One event on January 20, 2017 at 3:30pm

One event on March 3, 2017 at 3:30pm

One event on March 31, 2017 at 3:30pm

One event on April 14, 2017 at 3:30pm

One event on April 28, 2017 at 3:30pm

One event on May 12, 2017 at 3:30pm

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Enjoy Crafternoons at the Cole Library! Each event features a seasonal or holiday craft that is geared toward elementary-aged children.

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Middle School Book Group

November 19, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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If you are interested in this book discussion group, you can join any time. The books for her book groups are donated by Hills Bank and Trust, so the members get to keep the books.

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High School Book Group

November 19, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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If you are interested in this book discussion group, you can join any time. The books are donated by Hills Bank and Trust, so the members get to keep the books.

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Monday Matinee Movie

November 28, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Cole Library offers a Monday Matinee Movie for adults on the fourth Monday of each month.

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Knitting Night

November 29, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on December 6, 2016 at 4:00pm

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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orange yarn

Knitting Night is one Tuesday each month at Cole Library in Mount Vernon. Bring your knitting project and join in the fun!

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December 2016

Teen Table-top Role Playing Game Series

December 1, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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One event on December 6, 2016 at 5:00pm

One event on December 8, 2016 at 5:00pm

One event on December 13, 2016 at 5:00pm

One event on December 15, 2016 at 5:00pm

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Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Dive into the world of role playing games at the Cole Library! If you like fantasy books such as Harry Potter or Lord of the Rings you will really love RPG.

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Early Out Movie

December 7, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Popcorn and a drink will be provided. Call (319) 895-4271 to reserve a seat.

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Middle School Book Group

December 17, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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If you are interested in this book discussion group, you can join any time. The books for her book groups are donated by Hills Bank and Trust, so the members get to keep the books.

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High School Book Group

December 17, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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If you are interested in this book discussion group, you can join any time. The books are donated by Hills Bank and Trust, so the members get to keep the books.

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Monday Matinee Movie

December 19, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Cole Library offers a Monday Matinee Movie for adults on the fourth Monday of each month.

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Daytime Book Discussion

December 20, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
Free
View of tables at Cole Library in Mount Vernon

Cole Library has a daytime book discussion group for adults. They meet on the third Tuesday of each month, and you can join this book group at any time throughout the year.

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Community of Readers Adult Book Discussion Group

December 20, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Cole Library has an evening book discussion group for adults that meets on the third Tuesday of each month. You can join this book group at any time throughout the year.

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January 2017

Teen Table-top Role Playing Game Series

January 3, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 25, 2017

An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Thursday, repeating until January 31, 2017

An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 25, 2017

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Dive into the world of role playing games at the Cole Library! If you like fantasy books such as Harry Potter or Lord of the Rings you will really love RPG.

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Cole Library Children’s Story Time

January 5, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2018

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Cathy Boggs uses a weekly theme that ties together stories, songs, and fingerplays on Thursday mornings at 9:30 AM.

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Gardening Conversations: Native Tea Plants

January 10, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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filling flower pots

Attend this gardening conversation in January to start the new gardening year.

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Daytime Book Discussion

January 17, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
Free
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Cole Library has a daytime book discussion group for adults. They meet on the third Tuesday of each month, and you can join this book group at any time throughout the year.

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Community of Readers Adult Book Discussion Group

January 17, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Cole Library has an evening book discussion group for adults that meets on the third Tuesday of each month. You can join this book group at any time throughout the year.

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Chinese Mandarin Class

January 19, 2017 @ 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 13, 2017

Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Mount Vernon resident Ming Liu, formerly of Beng Bu, China, will be teaching local children Chinese language and culture each Thursday.

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Middle School Book Group

January 28, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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If you are interested in this book discussion group, you can join any time. The books for her book groups are donated by Hills Bank and Trust, so the members get to keep the books.

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High School Book Group

January 28, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Free
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If you are interested in this book discussion group, you can join any time. The books are donated by Hills Bank and Trust, so the members get to keep the books.

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Monday Matinee Movie

January 30, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Cole Library offers a Monday Matinee Movie for adults on the fourth Monday of each month.

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February 2017

Early Out Movie

February 1, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Popcorn and a drink will be provided. Call (319) 895-4271 to reserve a seat.

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Gardening Conversations: Bird Feeding

February 14, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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plants flowers in backyard

This gardening conversation will discuss bird feeding, the top garden trends for 2017, and the review of a gardening to-do list for February.

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Early Out Movie

February 15, 2017 @ 1:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Popcorn and a drink will be provided. Call (319) 895-4271 to reserve a seat.

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Daytime Book Discussion

February 21, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
Free
View of tables at Cole Library in Mount Vernon

Cole Library has a daytime book discussion group for adults. They meet on the third Tuesday of each month, and you can join this book group at any time throughout the year.

Find out more »

Community of Readers Adult Book Discussion Group

February 21, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Free

Cole Library has an evening book discussion group for adults that meets on the third Tuesday of each month. You can join this book group at any time throughout the year.

Find out more »

Middle School Book Group

February 25, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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If you are interested in this book discussion group, you can join any time. The books for her book groups are donated by Hills Bank and Trust, so the members get to keep the books.

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High School Book Group

February 25, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Free
Photo of the Entrance to Cole Library

If you are interested in this book discussion group, you can join any time. The books are donated by Hills Bank and Trust, so the members get to keep the books.

Find out more »

Monday Matinee Movie

February 27, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Cole Library offers a Monday Matinee Movie for adults on the fourth Monday of each month.

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March 2017

Reception for Cedar River Artisans Exhibition

March 2, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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This public reception celebrates the work of the Cedar River Artisans now on exhibit in the Cole Library Third Floor Gallery.

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Family Game Night

March 4, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Family Game Night will celebrate the new game area at Cole Library. Cornell College’s Chess & Games Club donated their collection of games to the library.

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Spring Break @ the Library – Monday Movie

March 13, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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The spring break movie is Moana, rated PG. Popcorn and a drink will be provided.

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Spring Break @ the Library – Lego Club

March 14, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Mount Vernon Public Library / Cole Library – Mount Vernon, Iowa, 600 1st Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314 United States
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Come and build with other Lego fans at Cole Library!

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