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Fresh Picks: Beautiful Nonfiction posted by: Morgan Reeves in From the Shelves, Kid Bits, illustrations, insects, Kids, new books, New Releases, nonfiction, physics, Science, sharks
In the world of children’s literature, picture books are the shining jewels...

September is Library Card Sign Up Month posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in Inside ICPL
With the new school year underway, now is the perfect time to check your wallet,...

MidWestOne Bank Hosts Book Drive posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, MidWestOne Bank, The Book End
A special community effort to restock the shelves at the Iowa City Public Library&rsq...

Win tickets to see Rick Riordan at The Englert posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in Kid Bits, News, Teens, kids-events, teen event, The Englert Theatre
Best-selling author Rick Riordan will be in Iowa City for the Iowa City Book...

Digging in to Consumer Reports online posted by: Melody Dworak in From the Information Desk, consumer reports
Last year, Candice introduced the library blog-reading public to our new online...

Fresh Picks: Beautiful Nonfiction posted by: Morgan Reeves in From the Shelves, Kid Bits, illustrations, insects, Kids, new books, New Releases, nonfiction, physics, Science, sharks
In the world of children’s literature, picture books are the shining jewels...

I think I know you … posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in From the Shelves, Audiobook, Memoir, nonfiction
I’m relatively new to audiobooks, having listened to my first one a few mo...

Kitchens of the Great Midwest posted by: Bond Drager in From the Shelves, Fiction
I recently enjoyed the book Kitchens of the Great Midwest by J. Ryan Stradal....

Dottie Ray – An Iowa City Legend posted by: Maeve Clark in From the Information Desk, From the Shelves
Dottie Ray, an Iowa City legend, passed away on Tuesday, August 6. I feel so...

Finding a family posted by: Candice Smith in From the Information Desk, From the Shelves, Databases, genealogy
I, like many people I work with and see here at the Library, am interested in...

MidWestOne Bank Hosts Book Drive posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, MidWestOne Bank, The Book End
A special community effort to restock the shelves at the Iowa City Public Library&rsq...

Win tickets to see Rick Riordan at The Englert posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in Kid Bits, News, Teens, kids-events, teen event, The Englert Theatre
Best-selling author Rick Riordan will be in Iowa City for the Iowa City Book...

ICPL Announces Shakespeare-Themed Sunday Funday Programs posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in Kid Bits, News, kids-events
To be or not to be isn’t the question when it comes to family fun at the ...

ICPL announces September Classes for Adults posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, adult classes, adult event
The internet is a great tool for finding information, purchasing items and interacting...

ICPL to Screen Cyclo-Cross Documentary posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, adult event, Cyclo-Cross, film screening
Gear up for September’s Telenet UCI Cyclo-Cross World Cup by watching...

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This week at the Library

Internet Basics
10:00 am - 11:00 amComputer Lab
Toddler Storytime
10:30 am - 11:00 amStorytime Room
Buy 1 Get 1 FREE Fiction at The Book End
10:30 am - 7:00 pmThe Book End Bookstore
ICPL Tech Help
12:00 pm - 4:00 pmComputer Lab
University of Iowa Sorority House Directors
1:00 pm - 3:00 pmMeeting Room E (2nd Floor)
Cool Places Seminar
3:30 pm - 4:30 pmMeeting Room E (2nd Floor)
City of Literature Information
3:30 pm - 4:30 pmMeeting Room B
Library-Community Writing Center
4:00 pm - 6:00 pmComputer Lab
Teen Center After School Tech Times
4:30 pm - 9:00 pmTeen Center
Iowa Writers' House Presents: Rainbow Room
6:00 pm - 8:00 pmMeeting Room B
Shire Business Meeting
6:30 pm - 8:30 pmMeeting Room C
Bikes, bikes, bikes
7:00 pm - 9:00 pmMeeting Room A
Critical 5
7:00 pm - 8:30 pmMeeting Room E (2nd Floor)
Science Booster Club Public Event
7:15 pm - 8:15 pmMeeting Room D (ICN)
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