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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

ICPL to Host Teen Summer Book Club
posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in Teens, Teen Book Club, teen event, teen events
Attention teens, the Iowa City Public Library has a book club just for you as part of the On Your Mark, Get Set … Read Summer Reading Program. Our first book, An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir, appeared on the New York Times best-seller list. It tells the story of ...

Upcoming Events

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. We 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, 4-01-2017
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Teen Center
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National Bookmobile Day event at Mercer Park

Celebrate bookmobiles with the Iowa City Public Library and Antelope Lending Library on National Bookmobile Day! Visit the bookmobiles as well as other vehicles that provide important mobile services in town, such as a fire truck, police car, UIHC Mobile Clinic, Table to Table van, an IC Transit bus, and more! The Dandelion Stompers will perform, and there will be free activities courtesy of Zen Den, massage therapist Jamie Nevins, and a mini zine craft courtesy of Katie Ross. Have your face painted, get your hands on the bookmobiles' summer schedules, and nab a special bookmobile-themed giveaway. Stop by Mercer Park and welcome ICPL's new bookmobile to town! (Rain location is the Mercer Park Community Room.)

Date: Wednesday, 4-12-2017
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Mercer Park
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Music on Wednesday @ICPL Preucil School of Music

Music on Wednesdays (this month on FRIDAY) is a bit of serendipity in the Library. Our community encounters music in unexpected places and local musicians share their talent. Join musicians from the Preucil School of Music as they share their joy in music performance.

Date: Friday, 4-21-2017
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Meeting Room A
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