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Boyden Public Library   Boyden Public Library

   609 Webb Street, Boyden, IA 51234

Phone: 712-725-2281
Fax: 712-725-2224

Welcome! We invite you to spend a few moments looking at our library Website. With help from the State Library of Iowa, we are able to create a place on the Web where you, our customers, can explore, learn and get help with all your information needs. 



**Starting Wednesday, May 24 and Friday, May 26 the library's summer hours will be 1:00-5:30pm on Wednesdays and 10:00-4:00pm on Fridays. All other hours will remain the same.**

Monday:  CLOSED

Tuesday: 1:00pm - 5:30pm

Wednesday: 1:00pm-7:00pm

Thursday: 1:00pm-5:30pm

Friday: 10:00am-5:00pm

Saturday: 9:00am-12:00 noon

Library Events 

~Summer Reading Program sign up -Mark your calendars for Wednesday, May 10 to sign your child(ren) up for this year's Summer Reading Program "Build a Better World!" Sign up will take place at the Library from 2:30pm-5:30pm. If you are unable to make this time work, please contact the Library and they will get your child(ren) signed up! All children ages 4 years-4th grade are welcome to be a part of the program. There will be activities for the kids to do and calendars will be available at the sign-up.  Tell your friends!!

~Summer Reading Program KICK-OFF will be on Tuesday, June 6 at 3:00pm in the Library! Come join us to see The Hanson Family!!

 ~See the calendar for additional events!


Additional Online Material:

Click HERE for our online catalog.


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Recorded BooksClick here for FREE audio books!


Tumblebooks Click to view Tumblebooks for kids!






What is BRIDGES: Iowa's e-Library?    This is a new E-book and Audiobook Consortium for Iowa Libraries to provide you with over 16,500 e-books and 7,500 audiobooks.  You can download the e-books with your library card number. This Bridges Site is also has the name OVERDRIVE in the app stores.


Click here to download e-books or audiobooks.





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