- Toddler Storytimes Monday & Tuesday 10:30 a.m.
- Preschool Storytimes Wednesday & Thursday 10:30 a.m.
- Family Storytimes Saturday 10:30 a.m. & Sunday 2 p.m.
- Book Babies Friday 10:30 a.m. and again at 1:30 p.m.
|Mini Wind Turbine Program with UNI-CEEE
Build and test a mini-wind turbine with UNI's Center for Energy and Environmental Education. For children in Grades 3-6. To ensure adequate supplies and space, registration begins April 20 and is limited to 50. To register, contact the Children’s Desk, 356-5200 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Children do not get to keep the wind turbines, but the kits can be purchased directly from UNI-CEEE.|
Saturday, May 18, 2013, 2:00 p.m.
The Iowa City Public Library is dedicated to offering a variety of experiences with local and nationally-renowned authors to the public. Past authors have included Jan Brett, Jack Gantos and Linda Sue Park. Authors in 2010 include Sarah Prineas and John Coy.|
|Kid's Chess Tournament
Each fall the Library hosts a free chess tournament for Grades 3-6 (or younger if ranked with the United States Chess Federation). Cosponsored by the Hawkeye Chess Club.|
|Paint a Ceramic Workshop
On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, children in Grades 3-6 can paint a ceramic item with Fired Up. Registration required. |
|Poetry Workshop for Grades 3-6
April is National Poetry Month. Do you write poetry? Do you enjoy listening to poetry and perhaps sharing poems together? Then this fun two-hour session held each year in early April is for you! Registration required. |
|Popo's Puppet Festival
A fun morning of puppet plays for children of all ages held each October.|
|R.E.A.D. Series, Sundays
From 2-4 p.m. on selected Sundays handlers and their "Reading Education Assistance Dogs" are available for children to read aloud to. Location: Storytime Room|