Council Bluffs Public Library Foundation

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Year Founded:
1983
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
John P. Nelson, President of the Board
Main Address:
400 Willow ave
Council Bluffs, IA 51503

What We Do

The Foundation’s mission is to provide support to the Council Bluffs Public Library so it can enhance and enrich library facilities, services, and programs for the citizens it serves. The Foundation compliments but does not supplant the cities responsibility for funding library services.

In 2020 the Foundation has funded the following:

* 100 new computers
* New furniture for Teen Central
* Author series held at IWCC Arts Center
- featuring authors Chris Whipple & Lisa Scottoline
*Teen Central 10th anniversary party featuring author Julie Berry
*The Library’s Strategic Plan & Community engagement day
*Programming for Youth, Teens & Adults

Interesting Info

In 2020 Library patrons downloaded 379,391 digital materials & checked out 275,819 physical items

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Upcoming Events

Author Visit: Erik Larson April 20, 2021 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
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