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Playing is Learning! posted by: Vickie Pasicznyuk in Kid Bits
“All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.” The wisdom of this...

100 Years Since the War to End All Wars posted by: Melody Dworak in From the Shelves, history, nonfiction, WWI
I confess: One of my favorite things to do in the evening is to prepare dinner...

Entries Sought for ICPL’s 2014 Art Purchase Prize posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News
The Iowa City Public Library will begin accepting artwork for the 2014 Art Purchase...

Teen Lock-In Finale Party! posted by: Brian Visser in Teens
The end of the Summer Reading Program is near, and that means it’s almost...

Changing Collections posted by: Susan Craig in From the Director
Every year I look at the end of the year (fiscal year ends June 30) circulation...

100 Years Since the War to End All Wars posted by: Melody Dworak in From the Shelves, history, nonfiction, WWI
I confess: One of my favorite things to do in the evening is to prepare dinner...

The Story of a Crime posted by: Brent Palmer in From the Shelves
Many of you are fans of Scandinavian crime fiction such as Mankell’s Wallander,...

And the Dark Sacred Night posted by: Kara Logsden in From the Shelves
Ten years ago I fell in love with Julia Glass’ writing. It was a rainy...

Take the 5-in-10 Challenge! posted by: Melody Dworak in From the Shelves, SRP
Think you can’t read 5 books in 10 days? If more than 2.7 million people...

Top Secret 21 posted by: Kara Logsden in From the Shelves
The newest installment of the Stephanie Plum series by Janet Evanovich, Top...

Entries Sought for ICPL’s 2014 Art Purchase Prize posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News
The Iowa City Public Library will begin accepting artwork for the 2014 Art Purchase...

Iowa City Public Library Friends Foundation Arts & Crafts Bazaar Call for Donations posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News
Plans are underway for the Third Annual Iowa City Public Library Friends Foundation...

Iowa City Public Library’s Digital History Project at Johnson County Fair posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Digital History Project, Johnson County Fair
Every year, visitors flock to the Johnson County Fairgrounds to partake in a...

Visit the Public Libraries of Johnson County at the Johnson County Fair posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Johnson County Fair
The Public Libraries of Johnson County are ready for this year’s Johnson Co...

Iowa City Public Library presents Stargazing Basics posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News
Have you ever looked up at the stars and wondered what, exactly, you were seeing?...

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