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View All Calendars is the default. Choose “Select a Calendar” to view a specific calendar. Subscribe to calendar notifications by clicking on the Notify Me button, and you will automatically be alerted about the latest events in our community. Community organizations are welcome to submit events to the City of Waukee Events Calendar from the “Add Event” button on the homepage. The City encourages submission of events which cater to the whole community such as pancake breakfasts, free concerts, ribbon cuttings and so on. The Events Calendar is not intended to promote private programming or sales initiatives, or to support a political party or candidate. The City has the right to decline any calendar submissions.

Events Calendar

  1. Easter Coloring Contest

    March 1, 2021 - March 26, 2021

    Help spread some Easter cheer to Waukee Downtown Businesses! The contest will start March 1, and the last day to submit finished entries is March 26. Winners will receive an egg’cellent Easter basket filled with goodies including a sweet treat from Nothing Bundt Cakes! Coloring pages will be displayed in Downtown Triangle Businesses. Visit www.Waukee.org/eastercoloringcontest to enter!

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  2. Elementary Makers Curbside Pickup

    March 5, 2021, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Waukee Public Library

    Register to pick-up a bag with supplies for student makers in grades 1-5. Included STEAM activities may be completed on your own using the instruction sheet, or you can save the supplies to complete activities along with online videos of library staff twice each month. This month's bag will hold supplies for March’s inventor themed activities. You may pick up on either Friday or Saturday between 10am-11am. Bags that are not collected by 11am on Saturday may be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration opens February 12.

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  3. Pre-K Activity Pack Curbside Pickup

    March 5, 2021, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Waukee Public Library

    Register to pick-up a bag with crafts and activities for Preschoolers and Kindergartners! This month's bag will hold supplies for inventor themed activities. You may pick up on either Friday or Saturday between 10am-11am. Registration opens on February 12, 2021. Bags that are not collected by 11am on Saturday may be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.

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  4. Teen Makers Curbside Pickup

    March 5, 2021, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Waukee Public Library

    Register to pick-up a bag with supplies for student makers in grades 6-12. Included crafts and activities may be completed on your own using the instruction sheet, or you can save the supplies to complete along with online videos from library staff. This bag will contain supplies for March's activities. You may pick up on either Friday or Saturday between 10am-11am. Bags that are not collected by 11am on Saturday may be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration opens February 12.

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  5. Bingo

    March 5, 2021, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Waukee Community Center

    Bingo! Who doesn’t love yelling that out as the victor in this classic game of chance?! Gather friends or meet some new ones at this monthly bingo event. Improve your odds and play two cards at once if you wish! As of now, masks are required to be worn at this indoor event. The Waukee Parks & Recreation Department values the health and well-being of community members. Staff will continue to monitor, evaluate and implement COVID-19 safety practices when offering programs and activities to members of the public.

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  6. Elementary Makers Curbside Pickup

    March 6, 2021, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Waukee Public Library

    Register to pick-up a bag with supplies for student makers in grades 1-5. Included STEAM activities may be completed on your own using the instruction sheet, or you can save the supplies to complete activities along with online videos of library staff twice each month. This month's bag will hold supplies for March’s inventor themed activities. You may pick up on either Friday or Saturday between 10am-11am. Bags that are not collected by 11am on Saturday may be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration opens February 12.

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  7. Pre-K Activity Pack Curbside Pickup

    March 6, 2021, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Waukee Public Library

    Register to pick-up a bag with crafts and activities for Preschoolers and Kindergartners! This month's bag will hold supplies for inventor themed activities. You may pick up on either Friday or Saturday between 10am-11am. Registration opens on February 12, 2021. Bags that are not collected by 11am on Saturday may be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.

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  8. Teen Makers Curbside Pickup

    March 6, 2021, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Waukee Public Library

    Register to pick-up a bag with supplies for student makers in grades 6-12. Included crafts and activities may be completed on your own using the instruction sheet, or you can save the supplies to complete along with online videos from library staff. This bag will contain supplies for March's activities. You may pick up on either Friday or Saturday between 10am-11am. Bags that are not collected by 11am on Saturday may be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration opens February 12.

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  9. Dial-a-Story

    March 7, 2021, 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

    Call the Dial-a-Story phone line (515-981-7800) any time to hear a selection of books read aloud by library staff. Listen for as long or as little as you wish. New selections will be recorded every month, for infants through elementary aged students. This month, we’re sharing books about inventors and inventions! We have rhythmic picture books, nonfiction, poems, and songs and rhymes for babies. Listening to stories has many literacy benefits, including vocabulary development, increased focus and attention span, and imagination skills. Kids may want to draw or color while listening, or just sit back and enjoy this screen-free story option. If you find a story that you love, feel free to place a hold on a print copy through the library catalog.

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  10. Teen Maker Monday

    March 8, 2021, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Online Program

    This week's activity is DIY temporary tattoos. Watch this and other teen maker videos on or after Monday, March 8. Materials for this activity was distributed in the Teen Makers' Curbside Kits on March 5 & 6. Supplies needed: - parchment paper - gel pen - wet rag - scratch paper and pencil for practice design (optional)

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  11. Storytime Online

    March 10, 2021, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Waukee Public Library | Online

    We are bringing storytime to you while we are closed! Each Wednesday we will be sharing a new online storytime for you to enjoy. Each storytime will include a book reading, songs, and an activity you can do at home! Find the storytimes here! https://waukeepubliclibrary.org/storytime-online

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  12. Elementary Maker Monday

    March 15, 2021, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Online Event

    This week's activity is to make a your own traffic light. Watch this and other elementary maker videos on or after March 15. Materials for this activity were distributed in the Elementary Curbside Kits on March 5 & 6. If you want to use materials from home, you will need: - black paper - red, yellow and green paper or white paper with red, yellow and green colors - cardboard tube - tape - scissors

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  13. Storytime Online

    March 17, 2021, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Waukee Public Library | Online

    We are bringing storytime to you while we are closed! Each Wednesday we will be sharing a new online storytime for you to enjoy. Each storytime will include a book reading, songs, and an activity you can do at home! Find the storytimes here! https://waukeepubliclibrary.org/storytime-online

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  14. Spring Origami Flowers

    March 20, 2021, 1:00 PM @ Waukee Public Library | Online

    In this free online class, crafter Joyce Petro will take you step-by-step through the process of making a pretty origami flower bouquet with a painted mason jar vase. Display in your home or on office desk for an added decorative flair this Spring! Registration Required for this online class. Those on the Registration List for this class will be able to pick-up their Supply Kit (one per household) via curbside pick-up on Friday, March 19th from 4:00pm to 6:00pm. Curbside pick-up will be located at the Library and staff will be wearing masks during distribution. Paint and/or paper color included in the kit may vary. Those who are registered to "attend" will be emailed a private link to the class video—so double check that you have entered a valid email address! The class video will only be available to view from Saturday, March 20th at 1:00pm until Saturday, March 27th at 1:00pm.

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  15. Teen Maker Monday

    March 22, 2021, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Online Event

    This week's activity is melted bead sun catchers. Watch this and other teen maker videos on or after Monday, March 22. Materials for this activity were distributed in the Teen Makers' Curbside Kits on March 5 & 6. Supplies needed: - clear plastic pony beads - old or disposable muffin or small pie tin - grill, oven or toaster oven - drill & string (optional)

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  16. Storytime Online

    March 24, 2021, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Waukee Public Library | Online

    We are bringing storytime to you while we are closed! Each Wednesday we will be sharing a new online storytime for you to enjoy. Each storytime will include a book reading, songs, and an activity you can do at home! Find the storytimes here! https://waukeepubliclibrary.org/storytime-online

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  17. Elementary Maker Monday

    March 29, 2021, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Online Event

    This week's activities are to make a kite and a pompom launcher. Watch this and other elementary maker videos on or after March 29. Materials for this activity were distributed in the Elementary Curbside Kits on March 5 & 6. If you want to use materials from home, you will need: - paper - paper or biodegradable straw - string - scissors - dixie cup - balloon - pompom or other small object to launch - rubberband (optional)

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  18. Storytime Online

    March 31, 2021, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Waukee Public Library | Online

    We are bringing storytime to you while we are closed! Each Wednesday we will be sharing a new online storytime for you to enjoy. Each storytime will include a book reading, songs, and an activity you can do at home! Find the storytimes here! https://waukeepubliclibrary.org/storytime-online

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