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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,...

Volunteer of the Year: Terri Caplan! posted by: Stacey McKim in Inside ICPL, Volunteer
Terri Caplan was awarded Volunteer of the Year this week, having volunteered...

ICPL announces May Classes for Adults posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, adult classes, Adult Events
May is National Historic Preservation month and the Iowa City Public Library...

Iowa City Public Library Honors Volunteers posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Volunteers
The Iowa City Public Library recently honored its volunteers for their dedication...

Celebrate Local History in May at ICPL posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, adult classes, adult event, Local History, Weber Days
Get ready to learn more about local history with the Iowa City Public Library&rsq...

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 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...

Plug into an audiobook today posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in From the Shelves, audiobooks, eMedia, overdrive
I purchased a new smartphone recently. It took two days to figure out what I...

Happy Earth Day! Leave it to Beavers posted by: Maeve Clark in From the Shelves, beavers, DVDs, Earth Day, nature, PBS, preservation, wetlands
April 22 is Earth Day and what a better way to celebrate it than in a salute...

Patience has Virtues posted by: Frances Owens in From the Shelves, nonfiction
I have enjoyed the graphic novels of Daniel Clowes for 10+ years, which isn’t...

ICPL announces May Classes for Adults posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, adult classes, Adult Events
May is National Historic Preservation month and the Iowa City Public Library...

Iowa City Public Library Honors Volunteers posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Volunteers
The Iowa City Public Library recently honored its volunteers for their dedication...

Celebrate Local History in May at ICPL posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, adult classes, adult event, Local History, Weber Days
Get ready to learn more about local history with the Iowa City Public Library&rsq...

Learn more from DNA results at ICPL on April 25 posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, National DNA Day
Curious to know what DNA test results can tell you? Come to the Iowa City Public...

ICPL Friends Foundation hosts Looking Forward fundraiser posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Friends Foundation, fundraiser, Looking Forward
The board of the Iowa City Public Library Friends Foundation invites the public...

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