The Oelwein Public Library offers programs to further the library's mission to serve the needs of the community.



For the Kids:
The Oelwein Public Library offers a weekly Pages & Play Club for 3-5 year olds with Miss Katie on each Wednesday at 10:00 am. This event meets in the library's meeting room. We will practice social distancing and masks are encouraged. Contact Katie by email at or by calling the library at 319-283-1515 with any questions. We will read a story and share fun activities.

Lego Club is back, with a new name! Lego Challenge Club will meet once a month on the second Wednesday at 3:00 p.m.

Summer Reading Program is offered every year in June. Find more information here.

Special Programs:





For the Adults:
Join our Book Club. Contact Deann at or by calling the library at 319-283-1515 with questions. Books chosen will be available online with Bridges or Hoopla or by hard copy checkout at the library. This group meets on the last Tuesday of each month at 2:00 pm. For a list of books visit the Book Club page.

Like cookbooks? Join our new quarterly book club. Cookbook Book Club is a gathering of cookbook enthusiasts. Exchange opinions, share experiences from cooking the recipes and sample dishes each member contributes to the meeting's taste testings. One cookbook or theme is the focus of each meeting. First meeting will be Dec. 6th at 6:00 p.m. with a Cookie Exchange theme. Find more information on the Book Club page.

Special Programs:

Wrap & Yap at the Library on Saturday, December 4th, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Have gifts to wrap, but dreading sitting on the floor alone in front of the T.V., again? Join us for some cocoa, a cookie, and some holiday cheer while you wrap. Materials are supplied while they last.