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Events for Teens

For the latest teen news, visit the ICPL Teens blog. ICPL staff and Teen Advisory Group (TAG) members frequently post information about important local events or whatever they find interesting in their lives (new music, books, Web sites, local events, etc.). ICPL encourages dialogue with other local teens via the blog's commenting feature.

From the Library's Staff Blog

July Teen Events
posted by: Brian Visser in Teens, teen events
  Here are the upcoming July events for teens at the Iowa City Public Library! Tuesday, July 1, 2 p.m. Teen Supernatural Party: Join us in the Teen Center to watch episodes of Supernatural. We’ll also have Supernatural themed crafts and activities! Teen Center Tues...

Upcoming Events

ICPL Teen Anime & Manga Club

Do you love anime? Do you want to talk about cosplay? Then join us at the Library for the ICPL Teen Anime & Manga Club! We'll watch anime, talk about our favorite manga, draw and trade tips on cosplay! Also, you can let the Brian, ICPL's Teen Services Librarian, know what anime and manga the Library should have in its collection. For Grades 7-12 only.

Date: Saturday August 30th
Time: 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: Teen Center
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ICPL Teen Activity Group

Calling all people in grades 7-12! TAG is looking for new members! The Iowa City Public Library Teen Activity Group (TAG) is designed to energize teen programming and services as well as allow teens a greater voice at the Library. We meet monthly to discuss books, plan upcoming events, and talk about what's going on also we eat snacks. Want to make a difference in your Library? Maybe you just love reading and making new friends? We'd love to hear from you! TAG meets each month during the school year. If you are interested in joining TAG, please drop by and find out what we're about!

Date: Saturday August 30th
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Teen Center
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Teen Minecraft Meetup

Do you play Minecraft and want to meet other Minecraft players? Then join us for our monthly Minecraft meetups! This event is for teens in grades 7-12.

Date: Saturday August 30th
Time: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Computer Lab
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Teen Center Weekend Tech Times

The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops are available to use. For teens in 7th-12th grade.

Date: Saturday August 30th
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Teen Center
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Date: Saturday August 2nd
Time: 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Teen Center
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Date: Saturday August 9th
Time: 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Teen Center
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