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A Book Babies Special! posted by: Karen Gordon in Inside ICPL
On Friday, February 6th at 10:30 am and 1:30 pm. Come sample West Music’s...

Folklore, old wives’ tales, sayings and adages – do the facts support them? posted by: Maeve Clark in From the Reference Desk, adages, deaths, folklore, old wives' tales, weather
Are there truths behind the folklore, proverbs and phrases that many of us hear...

Jackson Pollock’s “Mural” posted by: Heidi Lauritzen in From the Shelves, nonfiction
Mural, the 1943 painting by Jackson Pollock, has been much in the news over...

Totally Tweens at ICPL: Fired Up Ceramics posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News
Students in grades third through sixth are invited to enjoy their day off from...

Who is in jail? posted by: Tom Jordan in From the Reference Desk
This is not something I ask myself often.  But when I do, the Johnson Co...

Jackson Pollock’s “Mural” posted by: Heidi Lauritzen in From the Shelves, nonfiction
Mural, the 1943 painting by Jackson Pollock, has been much in the news over...

Deep Down Dark : The Untold Stories of 33 Men Buried in a Chilean Mine, and the Miracle That Set Them Free by Héctor Tobar posted by: Bond Drager in From the Shelves
Just in time for those with the common New Year’s resolution to “Read...

The Secret Place – Tana French posted by: Jason Paulios in From the Shelves
Teenager Holly Mackey (daughter of a Detective featured in French’s prev...

Yes Please by Amy Poehler posted by: Kara Logsden in From the Shelves, biography
Maya Angelou once said, “I’ve learned that people will forget what...

ICPL Staff Top Picks for 2014: Best of the Best posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in From the Shelves
Here they are; the Iowa City Public Library’s Best of the Best Books for 2...

Totally Tweens at ICPL: Fired Up Ceramics posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News
Students in grades third through sixth are invited to enjoy their day off from...

Tax Forms at the Iowa City Public Library posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News
Many individuals come to the Iowa City Public Library around tax time to pick...

ICPL to host Family FUN(d) Night posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News
The Iowa City Public Library will host a family-oriented fundraising event from...

ICPL Announces Second Sunday Garden Forum Lineup posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, gardening, Project GREEN, Second Sunday Garden Forum
For more than 20 years, the Iowa City Public Library and Project GREEN have...

ICPL will host extended Drop-In Tech Help posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Tech Help, Tech Time
Do you need some help with that new gadget you received over the holidays? The...

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