Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

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Special Event

Age Group:

Family, Teens, Adults
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Program Description

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Celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. by donating materials or volunteering your time for a service project at Ames Public Library.
Through January 16, bring donations of new/unused containers of the following items to the drop box in the Library. Travel size or full size are welcome! 

  • tooth brushes
  • toothpaste
  • body wash
  • shampoo/conditioner
  • menstrual products

On January 17, volunteer your time to pack donated supplies into kits to be distributed by The Bridge Home to those in need. Families are welcome!

Supported by Ames Public Library's Teen Advisory Group.

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