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Regular Storytimes

Toddler StorytimesMonday & Tuesday 10:30 a.m.
Preschool StorytimesWednesday & Thursday 10:30 a.m.
Book BabiesFridays 10:30 a.m & 1:30pm.
Family StorytimeSaturday 10:30 a.m.
Sunday Fun DaysSunday 2 p.m.

From the Library's Staff Blog

ICPL presents Read to Feed
posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in Kid Bits, News, kids-events
The Iowa City Public Library invites children to kick off the holiday season by giving at Read to Feed. Stop by the Storytime Room anytime between 2 and 4 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 12, to donate non-perishable items for The Crisis Center of Johnson County. Then stick around for stories,...

Upcoming Events

Totally Tweens

For kids in grades 3-6.

Terrariums with Mari
Date: Monday December 22nd
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Storytime Room
Information for this session


School's Out Special

School's Out Specials are intended for children from ages two to twelve and their parents or care givers, unless otherwise noted. Live on The Library Channel, Channel 10.

Shakespeare, Presidents and Snow
Date: Tuesday December 23rd
Time: 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Location: Storytime Room
Information for this session

Shakespeare, Presidents and Snow
Date: Saturday December 20th
Time: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Storytime Room
Information for this session

Holiday Magic with Geoff Thompson
Date: Sunday December 21st
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C
Information for this session


LEGO Free Play


Date: Monday December 22nd
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Meeting Room A
Information for this session


Tween Minecraft Time

Do you play Minecraft and want to meet other Minecraft players? Do your friends play Minecraft but you aren't sure how? See what it's like at our first Minecraft event just for tweens. This event is for children in grades 3rd-6th.


Date: Monday January 5th
Time: 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: Computer Lab
Registration is required!
19 of 20 seats available. Information & registration for this session


Date: Monday February 2nd
Time: 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: Computer Lab
Registration is required!
20 of 20 seats available. Information & registration for this session


Date: Monday March 2nd
Time: 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: Computer Lab
Registration is required!
20 of 20 seats available. Information & registration for this session