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The 2015 Perseid Meteor shower has begun. posted by: Beth Fisher in From the Reference Desk, Astronomy, nonfiction, Science
This annual celestial event occurs each year in late Summer, with peak viewing...

ICPL releases August Sunday Fun Day schedule posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in Kid Bits, News, kids-events
Celebrate the last month of fun in the sun with Sunday Fun Days at the Iowa...

Bus and Books posted by: Kara Logsden in Inside ICPL
A recent viral story on social medial tells the story about a 12-year-old boy...

On Air – The ICPL Podcast: Episode 12 posted by: Bond Drager in Inside ICPL
Get the podcast here or from iTunes or Stitcher R...

ICPL is on Goodreads posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in From the Shelves, Fiction, Goodreads, Koza Family Teen Center, nonfiction, social media, Young adult
Did you ever wonder what ICPL employees read in their spare time? Or perhaps...

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...

ICPL is on Goodreads posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in From the Shelves, Fiction, Goodreads, Koza Family Teen Center, nonfiction, social media, Young adult
Did you ever wonder what ICPL employees read in their spare time? Or perhaps...

Food and the Midwestern landscape posted by: Susan Craig in From the Director, From the Shelves, Farmer's Market
Years ago, as I got too busy with work and children to maintain a large vegetable ga...

The Residence; Inside the Private World of the White House posted by: Katherine Habley in From the Shelves
Kate Anderson Brower spent four years covering the Obama White House for Bloomberg...

A Lucky Life Interrupted posted by: Katherine Habley in From the Shelves, biography, Memoir
A Lucky Life Interrupted: A Memoir of Hope by Tom Brokaw was a quick read that...

ICPL releases August Sunday Fun Day schedule posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in Kid Bits, News, kids-events
Celebrate the last month of fun in the sun with Sunday Fun Days at the Iowa...

Explore the Importance of Seeds at ICPL posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Adult Events, documentary, summer reading program
The Iowa City Public Library will explore the shift of seeds from a local resource...

ICPL hosts What It Takes to Become a World Champion with Dan Gable and Tom Brands posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Adult Events, Dan Gable, Iowa Hawkeyes, summer reading program, Tom Brands
Spend the evening with Olympic Gold Medalists, and former and current Iowa Hawkeyes...

ICPL hours unchanged during Hillary Clinton’s appearance Tuesday posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News
The Iowa City Public Library will open at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 7, and maintain...

ICPL partners with Senior Center to Offer Computer Classes posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, computer classes, social media
The Iowa City Public Library and the Iowa City/Johnson County Senior Center...

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