William Paton Public Library

We have New Hours, New Librarian, New Activities!
Site Events
GCLA meeting- supervizors Jan 06, 2013 from 09:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Greene County libraries will meet in Jefferson at 9:00 and meet with supervisor's at 10:30 at court house.
Closed Christmas Eve Day and Christmas, also New Years Day
Doll Collection/ Remembering Your Childhood Jan 24, 2014 from 05:30 PM to 06:00 PM Paton Library,
Janine Will bring in non-breakable bay dolls. They will be grouped by the decades. They wll also be a video of her collection.
Book Discussion Mar 06, 2014 from 06:00 PM to 07:30 PM Paton Library,
Book Thief is the book that will be discussed, on Thursday March 6th at 6:00 pm
St .Patricks Story Hour Mar 13, 2014 from 04:15 PM to 05:00 PM at library,
A childrens St. Patrick Story hour at the library. there will be story , crafts, snacks and a drawing for St. Patrick beany baby.
teen event Mar 21, 2014 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM Teen Event,
Divergent- movie for teens at the Jefferson Theater Friday March 21 at 4:00 free and $2 for concessions
Easter Coloring contest from Mar 20, 2014 12:05 PM to Apr 15, 2014 12:00 PM Paton Library,
There will be an Easter Coloring Contest at the library. It starts March 20 goes through April 15. Will give out prizes at the Easter Story Hour, on April 17th Ages are 3-10
EAster Story Hour Apr 17, 2014 from 04:15 PM to 05:30 PM Paton Library,
There will be a Easter Story Hour on Thursday April 17 after school. We will play games, chuck a duck, egg races, dye eggs, make crafts and have snacks and story. The Easter Bunny will make an appearance. There will be baby animals of different kinds.
Kite Story Hour Apr 26, 2014 11:00 AM Paton Library,
We will have a kite story hour on April 26th on Saturday at 10:00 The library will give some kites away as door prizes . We will also make some kites and have snacks and read a kite story.
May Baskets May 01, 2014 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM Paton Libarry,
Stop at the Paton Library and make a May Basket on Thursday May 1st This will take place any time after school.
115th Anniversary May 07, 2014 from 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM Paton Library,
Paton Library is celebrating its 115th Anniversary Open House on Wednesday May 7th from 1:00-4:00 Stop in for cookies and coffee and see the new updates
2014 Summer Reading Program from Jun 10, 2014 10:00 AM to Jul 15, 2014 11:00 AM paton libray,
FIZZ ,BOOM ,READ Story Hour every Tuesday Mornings from 10-11 Starts June 10th at 10:00 THRU JULY 15TH story, crafts, experiments, fun
Science of Energy program Jun 11, 2014 from 04:00 AM to 05:00 AM library,
June 11, Wednesday- will have a science energy program at 4:00 at library. given by UNI resource for Energy Education Program
DES MOINES SCIENCE CENTER Jun 26, 2014 from 02:30 PM to 04:00 PM Paton Communit Center,
Des Moines Science Center coming to the Paton Community Center Thursday June 26 at 2:30 this program is for everyone in the community, young and old free program sponsored by the library and the Greene County supervizors
solor program Jul 15, 2014 from 01:00 PM to 01:45 PM Paton Library,
solar program July 15 @1:00 sponsored by the wind/solar program from UNI
Fall Harvest Party Oct 25, 2014 from 05:00 PM to 07:30 PM Paton Community Center,
Community Fall Harvest Come decorate pumpkins, go on a hayride, sit by a bon fire and roast marshmallows' enjoy a bowl of chili and have a good time.
flu clinic Oct 10, 2014 from 01:30 PM to 03:30 PM PAton Librarry,
Flu Shots at the library on Fri. Oct 10th from 1:30-3:30 given by Greene County Public Health
BOOK/BAKE Sale Nov 08, 2014 from 08:30 PM to 11:30 PM Paton Library,
Book/bake Sale Nov. Saturday 8th 8:30-11:30 There will be books, tapes, bake goods our only fundraiser
Thanksgiving story hour Nov 20, 2014 from 04:15 PM to 05:15 PM Paton Library,
Thanksgiving story hour games, crafts, snacks and a story
Elf on the shelf Dec 04, 2014 from 04:15 PM to 05:15 PM at library,
Telly the elf program after school on Dec.4th after school. make elves and elf story and snack
valentines day story hour Feb 12, 2015 from 04:15 PM to 05:10 PM paton library,
Valentines day story hour crafts, story, decorate cookies
saint Patricks day story hour Mar 12, 2015 from 04:15 AM to 05:00 AM paton library,
crafts, story, games, treats
technology Mar 19, 2015 from 06:00 PM to 07:00 PM paton library,
technology class/program ask questions/ learn about technology
May basket day May 01, 2015 from 04:15 AM to 05:00 AM Paton Library,
May basket day stop in at the library and make a may basket. all ages welcome. will be after school