Paul Blart Mall Cop 2 shows on Wednesday, August 5, at 1:15 PM. After six years of keeping our malls safe, Paul Blart has earned a well-deserved vacation and heads to Vegas. But safety never takes a holiday and when duty calls, Blart answers.
Everyone is welcome for coffee time on Mondays at 8 AM.
The last Superheroes in Science program for the summer is Tuesday, August 11. Have some messy fun making slime and goo like a chemical engineer at Superheroes in Science on Tuesday, August 11. Presented by the Black Hawk Co. Extension Service, sessions are from 1 to 2 PM for 2nd grade and younger, and 2:30 to 3:30 PM for 3rd -5th grade.
Ella Enchanted is the movie at 1:15 PM on Wednesday, August 12. Ella is under a spell to be constantly obedient, a fact she must hide from her new step-family in order to protect the prince of the land, her friend for whom she’s falling. We serve popcorn.
Bring whatever handwork you like from 1 to 3 PM, Thursday, August 13, for Hawkins Handcrafters. Knit, crochet, cross stitch, quilt, scrapbook, make jewelry…with friendly and crafty people.
Mark your calendars for LEGORAMA on Monday, August 17, and race in for this creative LEGO building program from 2 to 3:30 PM. There are lots of LEGOs, so bring lots of friends to build with.
Designate Hawkins Memorial Library as your favorite charitable organization on AmazonSmile. This is an automatic way to support the library at no cost to you when you shop To choose your charity, sign in to, select “Change your Charity” in your account, type Hawkins Memorial Library, and select City of La Porte City. Thank you.
Sale books by authors with last names beginning with W, X, Y, and Z, are a mere $.25 during the month of August.
The library has audiobooks that are great to use when you are traveling. Drive and read a book at the same time!