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Top 10 Reads posted by: Beth Fisher in From the Shelves, summer reading program
You told us what you read as part of the 2015 Summer Reading Program, and we...

ICPL Announces September Classes for Adults posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, adult classes, Adult Events
Get creative with digital tools! September’s classes will help you dev...

Watch monarch caterpillars live at Iowa City Public Library posted by: Bond Drager in Inside ICPL, butterflies, caterpillars, metamorphoses, monarchs, Science
Do you like butterflies? Have you ever wanted to watch a caterpillar as it goes...

A sweet time at the Ice Cream Socials posted by: Stacey McKim in Inside ICPL
Thanks to the Iowa City Community School District, we had a great time at the...

Storytime Recap: New Books! posted by: Morgan Reeves in Kid Bits, Humor, New, Preschool, Storytime
It may be a new season of storytime, but we started out with our old standard...

Top 10 Reads posted by: Beth Fisher in From the Shelves, summer reading program
You told us what you read as part of the 2015 Summer Reading Program, and we...

Moving Season posted by: Mimi Blankenship Coupland in From the Shelves, children's fiction, Classics, Non-Fiction
This one is for you, Mom.  As Iowa City residents know, it’s that ...

Jalapenos @ the IC Farmer’s Market posted by: Kara Logsden in From the Shelves, Inside ICPL, cookbooks, cooking, Digital History Project, Downtown Iowa City, Farmer's Market, jalapenos, Local History, recipes
Jalapeno Poppers are a family favorite and the Iowa City Farmer’s Market...

Essential Oil Resources at ICPL posted by: Heidi Kuchta in From the Shelves, nonfiction, recipes
Essential oils have many uses to promote health, lift your mood, and act as...

Badlands by C.J. Box posted by: Kara Logsden in From the Shelves, Mystery, North Dakota
OK … I’m ready to forgive C.J. Box. I thoroughly enjoy his Joe Pickett...

ICPL Announces September Classes for Adults posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, adult classes, Adult Events
Get creative with digital tools! September’s classes will help you dev...

Iowa City Public Library Re-Accredited posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News
Iowa Library Services recently announced that the Iowa City Public Library met...

African American music exhibit posted by: Stacey McKim in News, Displays
Just in time for the Soul Fest next week, check out our Behind the Beat exhibit...

ICPL announces Summer Reading Program prize winners posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, summer reading program
The Iowa City Public Library ended the 2015 Summer Reading Program with strong...

Vote Now to Send ICPL’s Local Music Project to SXSW posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Local Music Project, SXSW
The Iowa City Public Library broke new ground when it launched the Local Music...

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This week at the Library

Iowa State Building Trades Council
10:00 am - 11:00 amMeeting Room C
Iowa City Noon Rotary Club Blood Drive
10:30 am - 1:30 pmMeeting Room A
Toddler Storytime
10:30 am - 11:00 amStorytime Room
Buy 1 CD, Get 3 FREE at The Book End
10:30 am - 7:00 pmThe Book End Bookstore
Arts Iowa City
10:30 am - 12:00 pmMeeting Room B
ICPL Tech Help
12:00 pm - 4:00 pmComputer Lab
Sorority house directors
1:00 pm - 3:00 pmMeeting Room E (2nd Floor)
ICDD Restaurant Caucus
2:30 pm - 3:30 pmMeeting Room B
Library-Community Writing Center
4:00 pm - 6:00 pmComputer Lab
Teen Center After School Tech Times
4:00 pm - 8:00 pmTeen Center
Iowa City Co-housing/Prairie Hill Information Meeting
6:00 pm - 8:30 pmMeeting Room B
Life Design 101
7:00 pm - 8:30 pmMeeting Room A
Critical Five Meeting
7:00 pm - 8:30 pmMeeting Room E (2nd Floor)
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