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I want to see fireworks, can you help? Why, yes I can! posted by: Maeve Clark in From the Reference Desk, bottle rockets, fireworks, holidays, July 4th, sparklers
Independence Day is two short days away and one of the best parts of the holiday...

A Retro Hello posted by: Angela Pilkington in Kid Bits, children's books
I am very happy and excited to be a part of the Iowa City Public Library&rsq...

Is July imaginary road trip month? posted by: Ella Von Holtum in From the Shelves, Teens
We’ve got a new display up in the Teen Center, seven books about road t...

ICPL announces July Classes for Adults posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Adult Events, classes, iPad
Want to learn more about your iPad? The Iowa City Public Library is offering...

ICPL to screen Unsung Heroes July 8 posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Adult Events, documentary, film screening, military, summer reading program
The Iowa City Public Library will screen Unsung Heroes: The Story of America&rsq...

A Dangerous Place by Jacqueline Winspear posted by: Katherine Habley in From the Shelves, Inside ICPL, Mystery
Jaqueline Winspear’s latest Maisie Dobbs novel is an intriguing mystery...

Is July imaginary road trip month? posted by: Ella Von Holtum in From the Shelves, Teens
We’ve got a new display up in the Teen Center, seven books about road t...

An Iowa Tale posted by: Mary Estle-Smith in From the Shelves, farms, iowa, Jane, Smiley
I have long been a fan of Jane Smiley’s work. While I haven’t read...

Dear Hank Williams by Kimberly Willis Holt posted by: Katherine Habley in From the Shelves, Kid Bits, children's books
Eleven-year-old Tate P. Ellerbee needs to write to a pen pal for the school...

My post-vacation reading list posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in From the Shelves, cookbooks, Graphic Novels, travel, vacation
A week ago at this time, I was … I’m not quite sure where I wa...

ICPL announces July Classes for Adults posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Adult Events, classes, iPad
Want to learn more about your iPad? The Iowa City Public Library is offering...

ICPL to screen Unsung Heroes July 8 posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Adult Events, documentary, film screening, military, summer reading program
The Iowa City Public Library will screen Unsung Heroes: The Story of America&rsq...

Instant book reviews on Instagram posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, book reviews, Instagram, social media, summer reading program
They say a picture is worth a 1,000 words. We’re looking for less than t...

Digital Johnson County Expands eBook Options for Iowa City, Coralville and North Liberty Libraries posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Coralville Public Library, digital magazines, eBooks, eMedia, North Liberty Community Library, overdrive
Beginning July 1, the Coralville Public Library, Iowa City Public Library, and...

ICPL celebrates Monuments Men with two events posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Adult Events, summer reading program
The Iowa City Public Library will celebrate a piece of American history with...

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