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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

Let’s Make Something Teen Series at ICPL
posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Teens, Koza Family Teen Center, teen event, teen events
The Iowa City Public Library will host a series of Let’s Make Something events for teens in grades 7 through 12. All programs will be held from 2 to 3 p.m. in the Koza Family Teen Center on the Library’s second floor. September 26: Chopsticks Catapult We’re ...

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 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, February 20th, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Teen Center
Information for this session


Saturday Dungeons and Dragons:

Calling all teenage adventurers! We're starting a Dungeons and Dragons campaign, and we want you to join. Never played Dungeons and Dragons? No problem! Allie will instruct you in the dark arts.

Date: Saturday, February 27th, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Teen Center
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Saturday Dungeons and Dragons:

Calling all teenage adventurers! We're starting a Dungeons and Dragons campaign, and we want you to join. Never played Dungeons and Dragons? No problem! Allie will instruct you in the dark arts.

Date: Saturday, March 5th, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Teen Center
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UAY Job Shop:

Job Shop is a program where teens ages 12-17 years can receive free help from UAY staff to search for jobs. At Job Shop we aim to help you gain the skills you need to succeed in the workforce. We can help you search for available jobs, complete job applications, create a resume, and prepare for job interviews. We will be available at the Iowa City Public Library the second Tuesday of every month from 3:30pm-5:30pm. You can also receive Job Shop assistance during our drop-in hours every Thursday from 2pm-4pm at our 355 Iowa Avenue Youth Center location where we will be available to help!

Date: Tuesday, March 8th, 2016
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: Teen Center
Information for this session


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, March 12th, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Teen Center
Information for this session


Saturday Dungeons and Dragons:

Calling all teenage adventurers! We're starting a Dungeons and Dragons campaign, and we want you to join. Never played Dungeons and Dragons? No problem! Allie will instruct you in the dark arts.

Date: Saturday, March 19th, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Teen Center
Information for this session