The Perry Public Library Lifelong Learners Coffee will hold it’s April meeting on Monday, April 24th at 9:00am at the Library. Connie Klug from the Dallas County Extension Master Gardener’s program will discuss Container Gardening. Coffee will be served and everyone is welcome.
The Perry Library will participate in the Iowa Center for the Book’s All Iowa Reads endeavor with a community-wide book discussion, Tuesday, April 25, at 7:00 p.m., in the library large meeting room. The library is sponsoring discussion of the 2017 title, Bottomland by native Iowan Michelle Hoover. Books are available now to check out or to purchase at the library. Guest discussion facilitator is George Minot, of Iowa City. For more information, call the library: 515-465-3569.
The Friends of the Jefferson Library Spring Book Sale will be held from April 27th through April 29th in the basement meeting room of the library. They will have used books dvds, cds, games, puzzles and teacher educational materials available. Admission is free to the book sale and it is open to the public. The book sale will take place during regular library hours.
The Iowa Arboretum Run for the Trees will be held Saturday, April 29, 2017 8:00 a.m. at the Arboretum, 1875 Peach Avenue in Madrid. This will be a 5K or 1 mi. Family Walk/Run on well-maintained trails to enjoy the outdoors and celebrate Arbor Day. A variety of Arbor Day activities will follow the race. For more information, call 515-795-3216 or go to www.iowaarboretum.org