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We’re Planning for an ICPL bookmobile! posted by: Susan Craig in From the Director
The Iowa City City Council has approved funding for a new library service —...

Introducing eMagazines for Kids on Zinio posted by: Morgan Reeves in Kid Bits, babies, digital magazines, Kids, Preschool, toddlers, tweens
Zinio, the eMagazine service, keeps getting better and better. First, it became...

Urban fantasy audiobook series worth a listen posted by: Melody Dworak in From the Shelves, audiobooks, e-audiobooks, Iron Druid Chronicles, urban fantasy
I was excited when I checked OverDrive this month and saw new audiobooks in...

Teens Dungeons and Dragons Moving to Wednesdays at ICPL posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Teens, teen event, teen events
Beginning June 1, the Iowa City Public Library’s Teen Dungeons and Dra...

ICPL announces June Classes for Adults posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, adult classes, adult event, Adult Events
Want to know more about your family’s heritage? In the month of June,...

Urban fantasy audiobook series worth a listen posted by: Melody Dworak in From the Shelves, audiobooks, e-audiobooks, Iron Druid Chronicles, urban fantasy
I was excited when I checked OverDrive this month and saw new audiobooks in...

Cooking [with] the books posted by: Candice Smith in From the Shelves, cookbooks, cooking, nonfiction
I’ve recently gotten into somewhat of a rut with cooking–but it’s...

Happy Birthday Citizen Kane! posted by: Anne Mangano in From the Shelves, movies
This month marks the 75th anniversary of the release of Citizen Kane. Well,...

Orchestra Baobab: Made in Dakar posted by: Brent Palmer in From the Shelves, music, world music
If you have any interest in world music and don’t yet know Orchestra Baobab,...

A Hungry Lion or A Dwindling Assortment of Animals posted by: Casey Maynard in From the Shelves, Kid Bits, Dark Humor, picture books
Once upon a time there was a hilariously funny picture book that had me laughing...

Teens Dungeons and Dragons Moving to Wednesdays at ICPL posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Teens, teen event, teen events
Beginning June 1, the Iowa City Public Library’s Teen Dungeons and Dra...

ICPL announces June Classes for Adults posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, adult classes, adult event, Adult Events
Want to know more about your family’s heritage? In the month of June,...

ICPL Summer Bus Program Begins May 26 posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News
An Iowa City Public Library card is your child’s ticket to ride an Iowa ...

ICPL Announces Totally Tweens Summer Lineup posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, summer reading program, Totally Tweens
The Iowa City Public Library’s Totally Tweens program has an exciting li...

ICPL’S Summer Reading Program Begins May 31 posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, summer reading program
Bike rides, movies, special presentations and, of course, books are part of...

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This week at the Library

Iowa City Downtown District
8:30 am - 10:00 amMeeting Room B
IPR Talk Show retreat
10:00 am - 4:00 pmMeeting Room C
Senior Tech Zone
10:30 am - 12:30 pmComputer Lab
Preschool Storytime
10:30 am - 11:00 amMeeting Room A
Video Game Tournament--Super Smash Bros for Nintendo Wii U
1:00 pm - 3:00 pmTeen Center
After School Minecraft
3:00 pm - 5:00 pmComputer Lab
Teen Center Summer Tech Time
3:00 pm - 6:30 pmTeen Center
ICPL Board of Trustees Monthly Meeting
5:00 pm - 7:00 pmBoardroom
College of Public Health Community Survey
5:00 pm - 7:00 pmMeeting Room C
Affirmationists Toastmasters Executive Committee meeting
5:30 pm - 7:00 pmMeeting Room D (ICN)
JC Dems Executive Committee
6:00 pm - 8:00 pmMeeting Room E (2nd Floor)
Teen Dungeons and Dragons
6:30 pm - 8:30 pmTeen Center
Dreamwell Murder Mystery Rehearsal
6:30 pm - 8:30 pmMeeting Room B
Summer Ultimate League Draft
6:30 pm - 8:30 pmMeeting Room A
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