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Now Starring….You! posted by: Vickie Pasicznyuk in Kid Bits, picture books, Storytime
Librarians love picture books that are interactive and encourage kids to participate...

New Self-Checkout Stations Coming posted by: Brent Palmer in Inside ICPL
One of our strategic plan goals for us this year is to improve our self-checkout...

Banned Books Week: The Dude Abides Edition posted by: Brian Visser in Teens
Watch actor and rug connoisseur Jeff Bridges read from Lois Lowry’s y...

Not that Kind of Book posted by: Melody Dworak in From the Shelves, Girls, HBO
Lena Dunham’s book, Not That Kind of Girl, was just published, and...

New Crafting Books at ICPL. posted by: Beth Fisher in From the Shelves, Arts & Crafts, Handicrafts, Sewing
ICPL’s 3rd Annual Arts and Crafts Bazaar is coming up in December, and...

Not that Kind of Book posted by: Melody Dworak in From the Shelves, Girls, HBO
Lena Dunham’s book, Not That Kind of Girl, was just published, and...

New Crafting Books at ICPL. posted by: Beth Fisher in From the Shelves, Arts & Crafts, Handicrafts, Sewing
ICPL’s 3rd Annual Arts and Crafts Bazaar is coming up in December, and...

Why am I excited about the Iowa City Book Festival? posted by: Kara Logsden in From the Shelves, Inside ICPL
Recently I was in a meeting and someone asked, “Who was the first author...

In Search of the Perfect Loaf posted by: Anne Mangano in From the Shelves
In a job interview at a travel magazine, Samuel Fromartz was asked to describe...

Waverley by Sir Walter Scott posted by: Heidi Lauritzen in From the Shelves
Until recently, the first thing that came to mind when Sir Walter Scott was...

Visit the Iowa City Public Library for a Historical Tour of the Longfellow Neighborhood posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News
Local history buff Tom Schulein will share the secrets of one of Iowa City&rsq...

Teen Homework Help Wednesdays at the Iowa City Public Library posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Teens, Homework Help, Koza Family Teen Center
Teens, do you need help with your homework? Beginning Oct. 1, the Iowa City...

Iowa City Book Festival Celebrates Books and Literature posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, author visit, Iowa City Book Festival, UNESCO City of Literature
The Iowa City Public Library is thrilled to be one of the sponsors of the 2014...

ICPL Presents “The Name is Bond … James Bond” posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Adult Events, film, film screening
Tap into your inner spy in October with the Iowa City Public Library’s &l...

Iowa City Public Library Celebrates Banned Books Week posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Teens, Banned Books Week
Celebrate the freedom to read during Banned Books Week. The annual event was...

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This week at the Library

Iowa City Book Festival
10:00 am - 11:00 amMeeting Room A
Material Girls of Iowa City Sewing Circle
10:00 am - 2:00 pmMeeting Room E (2nd Floor)
Beginning Graphic Design
10:30 am - 12:30 pmComputer Lab
Family Storytime
10:30 am - 11:00 amStorytime Room
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc Meeting
11:00 am - 12:00 pmMeeting Room D (ICN)
Iowa City Book Festival
11:30 am - 12:30 pmMeeting Room A
Iowa City Babywearers Meeting
1:00 pm - 3:00 pmMeeting Room D (ICN)
Iowa City Book Festival
1:00 pm - 2:00 pmMeeting Room A
Iowa City Book Festival
1:00 pm - 2:00 pmTeen Center
CoderDojo Iowa City - ICPL Coding Club
2:00 pm - 3:30 pmComputer Lab
Iowa City Book Festival
2:30 pm - 3:30 pmMeeting Room A
Iowa City Book Festival
2:30 pm - 3:30 pmTeen Center
Iowa City Book Festival
4:00 pm - 5:00 pmMeeting Room A
Eckhart Tolle Group
4:00 pm - 5:00 pmMeeting Room E (2nd Floor)
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