Blue Grass Branch

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There has been a branch library in Blue Grass since 1950, and we moved to our current location in 2016.


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Wednesday, June 19, 2024 - 11:00am

Join Musical Memories’ Miss Tina for a morning of song, rhythm, and play! This event is best for kids ages 2-8, with an adult.

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Wednesday, June 19, 2024 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Black Bear Park- 410 Cub Lane, Blue Grass, IA.

Kick off the StoryWalk on June 19th, 5-6:30 PM with crafts, games, and more! Sponsored by the Friends of the Blue Grass Library. Walk through the pages of Tom Brenner's picture book And Then Comes Summer. The StoryWalk will remain in the park through Tuesday, June 25th! All ages are welcome!

"The StoryWalk® Project was created by Anne Ferguson of Montpelier, VT and developed in collaboration with the Kellogg-Hubbard Library. StoryWalk® is a registered service mark owned by Ms. Ferguson."

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Consider donating to the Scott County Library Foundation through Birdies for Charity.  All funds collected will benefit library programming. Follow the link to donate online!

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Wednesday, July 3, 2024 - 4:30pm to Thursday, July 4, 2024 - 12:00am

All locations of the Scott County Library System will close at 4:30 PM on Wednesday, July 3rd, and remain closed on July 4th. 

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How many days can you read for 20 minutes or more this summer? Track your reading and earn prizes from June 1st-August 10th! Adults, teens, and children of all ages can participate. Pick up paper challenge logs and calendars from any SCLS branch (including the Bookmobile!), download from this post, or participate online via the Beanstack website or app.

Help us reach our community goal of 10,000 days of reading! 

Earn prizes for every 10 days that you read for 20 minutes or more! Prizes vary by age and location, but include:

  • 10 Days (Free Book) collect anytime after June
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The Scott County Library System has partnered with Raygun to make library shirts!  Proceeds support the programs and services of the Scott County Library System. Here is a link to our store.

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The Scott County Library has a great new newsletter system for sending reading recommendations. Use the link to sign up for your favorite genres and get the latest news and events. Once you sign up, you must confirm your choices via the confirmation email. If you've been following Christine's Library Journal reviews, you'll want to sign up for the Reading Roundup option.