Past Events

Events which have already happened.
Toddler Story Time Jun 25, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Challenge: Build a Fort at Home! Jun 24, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Post your pictures on our Facebook post.
Laser Science Show with Absolute Science Jun 23, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 08:00 PM
(Recorded) In this show, we expose you to chemical reactions. We walk you through how heat can create sound, get to play with HIGHLY FLAMMABLE powder (Don’t worry, we are always safe!), and get messy with ink. But there is more, we will also create a soda explosion indoors and introduce you to what our high powered laser can do! No matter your age, there is something in this show for you!
Story Time (Ages 3-5) Jun 22, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Online Art Classes with Amy Uthus: Faceted Stars from Jun 19, 2020 10:00 AM to Jun 30, 2020 08:00 PM
Call or stop in the library to register for this week's class and pick up supplies. Amy will show you how to decorate your star for the 4th of July!
Are you as smart as Sherlock? Virtual Escape Room Jun 19, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 08:00 PM
For more information on The County Library visit http://thecountylibrary.org/. Welcome to our Sher-Lock Holmes Digital Escape Room! This story is one of our own creation and is not set in a specific time period. We just wanted to have some fun with Arthur Conan Doyle’s famous character. This escape room is intended for all ages and can be completed as a group or by yourself. We recommend that you open this escape room in a separate browser to avoid losing any progress when clicking on necessary links. For more information on The County Library visit http://thecountylibrary.org/. Parents: This game includes clips from YouTube. While the clips themselves are appropriate for most children, we recommend you view them beforehand. Also, we have no control over the advertisements.
Virtual Escape Room: Pete the Cat and the Birthday Party Mystery from Jun 19, 2020 09:00 AM to Jun 21, 2020 09:00 PM
Do you like Pete the Cat? If so, you’ve come to the right place! The Abington Free Library in Abington, Pennsylvania, presents their Pete the Cat-themed Digital Mystery Puzzle. Feel free to solve this mystery by yourself or with others. The puzzle is not timed, so take your time and have fun! This activity may be most fun for ages 2 to 8.
Thrifty Thursday Crafts (Grades 3-5 and Grades 6-12) Jun 18, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Miss Holly shares book recommendations and a project you can do at home with a t-shirt and pair of scissors!
Challenge: Book Character Scavenger Hunt Around the Square Jun 17, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Pick up a list or download a copy.
Trivia Night (Zoom) All Ages Welcome Jun 16, 2020 from 07:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Email knoxlib@knoxville.lib.ia.us for a link to the event.
Story Time (Ages 6-7) Jun 16, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 08:00 PM
(CLASS IS FULL) Online Art Class with Amy Uthus: Library Creatures from Jun 16, 2020 10:00 AM to Jun 21, 2020 12:00 AM
Supplies can be picked up at the library.
Pint Size Polka Music Jun 15, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Bringing happy back through the sounds of polka music. Available for viewing for the next 7 days.
Stream or watch movies with Kanopy Jun 12, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Visit https://knoxvillepubliclib.kanopy.com/ and click "Add Library Card" to get started!
Thrifty Thursday Crafts (Grades 3-5 and Grades 6-12) Jun 11, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Watch the video: https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=3310383055852584
Juggler Jason Kollum (watch live!) Jun 10, 2020 from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM
Watch juggler Jason Kollum perform huge balancing and juggling stunts, cool skills with spinning balls, frisbees and a huge variety of interactive skills! Join the Facebook group to watch: https://www.facebook.com/groups/knoxvillelibraryjugglingshow/
#WellnessWednesday: Library DIY for Adults (Beard/Aftershave Oil) Jun 10, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Check out our DIY video on Facebook!
Challenge: Build a LEGO castle at home! Jun 10, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Story Time (Ages 3-5) Jun 09, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Zoom Book Club with Iowa author Heather Gudenkauf Jun 08, 2020 from 01:30 PM to 02:30 PM
Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88431049012?pwd=L3FjVURzZ0p0THQzYUJrSkRGVTZadz09