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ICPL to Host All Iowa Reads 2016 Book Discussion posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News
The Iowa City Public Library will host a discussion about the 2016 All Iowa...

Three Cheers for ICPL! posted by: Kara Logsden in Inside ICPL, Book Cart Drill Team, Fun, Homecoming
Tomorrow the Iowa City Public Library’s Book Cart Drill Team will hit...

Banned and Censored Music posted by: Jason Paulios in From the Information Desk
ICPL is currently celebrating Banned Books Week and we have a strong his...

Digital Johnson County introduces combined digital magazine collection posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Digital Johnson County, zinio
Tired of impulsively buying magazines at the grocery store? Save big bucks by...

What are your baby’s favorite books? posted by: Melody Dworak in From the Shelves, babies, Board Books, Early Literacy
Today my baby turns 10 months old. That’s 10 whole months of me learning first...

What are your baby’s favorite books? posted by: Melody Dworak in From the Shelves, babies, Board Books, Early Literacy
Today my baby turns 10 months old. That’s 10 whole months of me learning first...

Hamlet’s Dreams : the Robben Island Shakespeare – Join the book discussion posted by: Maeve Clark in From the Shelves, Inside ICPL, book discussion, First Folio, prison, shakespeare
Shakespeare in prisons is a thing, a powerful and life-changing thing. The library...

On Bowie – Rob Sheffield posted by: Jason Paulios in From the Shelves
Rolling Stone columnist Rob Sheffield’s book “On Bowie” is an...

Have You Read the Most Popular Book From the Year You Were Born? posted by: Angela Pilkington in From the Shelves
There are books that stick with you for your entire life, but do you know what...

Everyone Brave is Forgiven by Chris Cleave posted by: Kara Logsden in From the Shelves, Fiction, Historical Fiction, WWII
Once again it has happened … I came to the end of a wonderful book and...

ICPL to Host All Iowa Reads 2016 Book Discussion posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News
The Iowa City Public Library will host a discussion about the 2016 All Iowa...

Digital Johnson County introduces combined digital magazine collection posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Digital Johnson County, zinio
Tired of impulsively buying magazines at the grocery store? Save big bucks by...

ICPL to host Well Fed, Well Read on Oct. 7 posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in Kid Bits, News
The Iowa City Public Library is working with the Johnson County Crisis Center...

ICPL announces Pajama Storytime in October posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in Kid Bits, News, kidevent
Add variety to your bedtime routine with Pajama Storytime at the Iowa City Public...

ICPL’s Sunday Fun Day Presents October Improv! posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in Kid Bits, News, kidevent
The Iowa City Public Library invites children interested in the performing arts...

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This week at the Library

PPH Regional Meeting
8:30 am - 2:00 pm Meeting Room C
ICRC MEDIATION
10:00 am - 2:00 pm Meeting Room D (ICN)
ICRC mediation
10:00 am - 2:00 pm Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)
ICPL Tech Help
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Computer Lab
Toddler Storytime with Nancy
10:30 am - 11:00 am Storytime Room
Working Group Theatre rehearsal
11:00 am - 4:00 pm Meeting Room A
ICGenealogical Society Board Meeting
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)
Iowa City Public Library Friends Foundation Fundraising Committee meeting
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Meeting Room B
Teen Center After School Tech Times
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm Teen Center
Characters and Coding #1 Intro to Scratch
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm Computer Lab
CANCELLED Women's self defense seminar
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Canceled
Pajama Storytime with Casey
6:30 pm - 7:00 pm Storytime Room
UUSIC Guatemala trip reporting
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm Meeting Room C
Bridges Staff Meeting
9:00 am - 12:30 pm Meeting Room C
ICN #566829 - DHU Confidential Hearing
10:00 am - 11:00 am Meeting Room D (ICN)
Toddler Storytime with Angie
10:30 am - 11:00 am Storytime Room
CIVIC: International Delegation-India
11:00 am - 12:30 pm Meeting Room B
ICPL Tech Help
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Computer Lab
University of Iowa Sorority House Directors
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)
Library-Community Writing Center
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Computer Lab
Teen Center After School Tech Times
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm Teen Center
Iowa Writers' House Presents: Rainbow Room
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Meeting Room B
Dear President Obama--Climate Change Documentary
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm Meeting Room A, Computer Lab
Iowa City Eating Disorder Support Group
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm Meeting Room C
Dreamwell Board Meeting
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)
Science Booster Club Public Event
7:15 pm - 8:15 pm Meeting Room D (ICN)
Department of Anesthesia Administrative Retreat
8:30 am - 1:00 pm Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C
ICPL Tech Help
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Computer Lab
Shelter House Training
10:00 am - 12:30 pm Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)
Science Booster Club Meeting
10:30 am - 11:00 am Meeting Room D (ICN)
Preschool Storytime Out of the box!
10:30 am - 11:00 am Storytime Room
ICN #566843 - DHU Confidential Hearing
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Meeting Room D (ICN)
Obermann Center "Cultural Diplomacy and Military Aggression in the Third Reich" Professor Frank Trommler
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C
Teen Center After School Tech Times
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm Teen Center
Iowa City Book Festival presents author Michelle Hoover
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C
Senior Tech Zone
10:30 am - 12:30 pm Computer Lab
Preschool Storytime Out of the box!
10:30 am - 11:00 am Storytime Room
Brain Injury Alliance Meeting
10:30 am - 12:30 pm Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)
Crime and Punishment at 150 - Dostoevsky's Notions of Criminality and Redemption
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm Meeting Room A
Tween Book and Movie Club Coraline
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm Storytime Room
Iowa Youth Writing Project workshop with Roxane Gay
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm Meeting Room D (ICN)
Midwifery Legislation Discussion
3:00 pm - 5:30 pm Meeting Room B
UAY Job Shop
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm Teen Center
Continued Iowa Youth Writing Project workshop
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm Meeting Room A
Teen Center After School Tech Times
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm Teen Center
Johnson County Democrats
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm Meeting Room A
Getting More Of What You Say You Want
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm Meeting Room B
German Iowa & the Global Midwest Obermann Humanities Symposium: Kathleen Neils Conzen
9:00 am - 10:15 am Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C, Meeting Room D (ICN)
Kirkwood English Conversation Club
10:00 am - 11:30 am Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)
Book Babies with Karen
10:30 am - 11:00 am Storytime Room
German Iowa & the Global Midwest Student Research Panel
10:30 am - 12:00 pm Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C, Meeting Room D (ICN)
Well Fed, Well Read Book & Food Drive for the Johnson County Crisis Center
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Children's Room
Teen Center School's Out Tech Times
1:00 pm - 8:00 pm Teen Center
[Cancelled]Book Babies Please enjoy our Well Fed, Well Read activities!
1:30 pm - 2:00 pm Storytime Room
German Iowa & the Global Midwest Panel
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C, Meeting Room D (ICN)
Well Fed, Well Read
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Storytime Room
ICBF Workshop: Simple Artist’s Book Structures with the Iowa City Press Co-op
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)
IC Book Festeival: Don Quixote Redraw/Redibujar Don Quijote
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Meeting Room D (ICN)
First Words
10:00 am - 2:00 pm Boardroom
Iowa City Book Festival Reading: Dan Barry and James Brooks
10:00 am - 11:00 am Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C
The Computer let's talk operating system
10:30 am - 11:30 am Computer Lab
Family Storytime with Morgan
10:30 am - 11:00 am Storytime Room
Star Wars Reads Day
10:30 am - 3:30 pm Children's Room
Iowa City Book Festival Reading - Robert Olen Butler will read from Perfume River.
11:30 am - 12:30 pm Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C
ICBF Reading - Crystal Chan will read from Bird
11:30 am - 12:30 pm Teen Center
The Computer let's talk hardware
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Computer Lab
Korean University of Iowa Student Association monthly meeting
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)
ICPL Teen Activity Group
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Teen Center
ICBF: Indie Author Day Event Streaming at a Library near you
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Meeting Room D (ICN)
Iowa City Book Festival Reading - Leonard Pitts, Jr. reads from Grant Park
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C
ICPL Tabletop Initiative: Tween Pathfinder
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Storytime Room
We Can Code
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Computer Lab
Teen Center Weekend Tech Time
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm Teen Center
Iowa City Book Festival Reading - Aleksandar Hemon and Velibor Božović discuss The Lazarus Project
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C
Open Meditation
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)
Eckhart Tolle Group
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)
Iowa City Book Festival Reading - Claire Hoffman will read from Greetings From Utopia Park: Surviving a Transcendent Childhood
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C
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