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Wednesday June 29th
School's Out Special Airs 6:00 am - 7:01 am, Wednesday June 29th Join our friends from the University of Iowa Department of Physics and Astronomy for an electrifying and explosive program guaranteed to shock and amaze you.
Family Storytime Airs 7:01 am - 7:32 am, Wednesday June 29th
Book Babies Airs 7:32 am - 7:56 am, Wednesday June 29th Book Babies program consists of rhymes, songs, and short stories designed to stimulate your baby's language development. We ask that there be a lap for every baby.
Preschool Storytime Airs 10:00 am - 10:29 am, Wednesday June 29th Stop by the library to celebrate national Tell a Fairy Tale Day with Casey and students from Regina. We will be getting a preview of their upcoming show, Beauty and the Beast.
Preschool Storytime Airs 10:30 am - 10:58 am, Wednesday June 29th Stop by the children's department for a taste of the Music Together program led by teachers from Preucil School of Music. We will be participating in songs, rhymes and musical games geared for early learning and literacy.
Book Babies Airs 11:00 am - 11:23 am, Wednesday June 29th
Family Storytime Airs 11:23 am - 11:53 am, Wednesday June 29th Designed for the whole family and presented at a time convenient for most working parents.
LIVE: Healthy Snacking 101 Airs 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Wednesday June 29th LIVE: Healthy Snacking 101
Helen Lemme - a history Airs 1:00 pm - 1:41 pm, Wednesday June 29th Part of the 2015 Weber on Wednesday series. Sixth-grade girl history detectives, all students from Lemme Elementary School will present a program about their school's namesake, African-American civil rights advocate Helen Lemme.
History of Johnson County Airs 1:41 pm - 2:19 pm, Wednesday June 29th
Irving B. Weber Airs 2:19 pm - 3:16 pm, Wednesday June 29th
Family Storytime Airs 3:30 pm - 3:58 pm, Wednesday June 29th nancy
Family Storytime Airs 4:00 pm - 4:24 pm, Wednesday June 29th
Family Storytime Airs 4:30 pm - 4:56 pm, Wednesday June 29th
Spring Break Special Airs 5:00 pm - 5:52 pm, Wednesday June 29th Stop by ICPL to kick off spring with a bang! Comedy Magician, Rick Eugene, is back with a side splitting, smile making, doldrums breaking spring break special for the entire family. This show is sure to leave you laughing, wondering and inspired for the new season. Rick Eugene Brammer is an area magician, his shows are designed for the entire family, are action packed and fun filled. Stop by ICPL during spring break for a magical time!
Portrait of Jane Austen Airs 6:00 pm - 6:57 pm, Wednesday June 29th Melissa Sodeman, Assistant Professor of English at Coe College will present A Portrait of Jane Austen. ASRP 2013
Hancher Airs 7:00 pm - 8:13 pm, Wednesday June 29th
Intersections Airs 8:13 pm - 9:27 pm, Wednesday June 29th
Irving Weber Days Airs 9:27 pm - 9:58 pm, Wednesday June 29th Weber Days 2010 is happy to present The Post Horns, a French-horn musical group from the Iowa City/Johnson County Senior Center. Feel free to bring a lunch and enjoy the music of The Post Horns.
Genetics in Literature, Life, and the Laboratory Airs 10:00 pm - 11:48 pm, Wednesday June 29th Ellen Wright Clayton - directs the Center for Biomedical Ethics and Society at Vanderbilt. Jay Clayton directs the Curb Center for Art, Enterprise, and Public Policy, Vanderbilt University.
Thursday June 30th
School's Out Special Airs 6:00 am - 6:55 am, Thursday June 30th Celebrate Saint Patrick's Day and kick up your heels to the traditional and modern Celtic tunes of Iowa City's own Beggarmen.
Family Storytime Airs 7:00 am - 7:26 am, Thursday June 30th
Family Storytime Airs 7:30 am - 7:59 am, Thursday June 30th
Food Preservation 101 Airs 8:00 am - 8:52 am, Thursday June 30th Food Preservation 101 Join Rachel Wall, Nutrition and Health Specialist with ISU Extension and Outreach, to learn the basics of safe canning, freezing, and dehydrating of fruits, vegetables, and herbs. Learn the most current, research-based guidelines.
Friends of Historic Preservation Airs 9:00 am - 9:59 am, Thursday June 30th
Preschool Storytime Airs 10:00 am - 10:28 am, Thursday June 30th Preschool Storytime : Music Together with Lauren and Whitney of Preucil School of Music
LIVE Little Leapers Airs 10:30 am - 11:00 am, Thursday June 30th LIVE Little Leapers: Blank Park Zoo, Show and Tell
Family Storytime Airs 11:00 am - 11:27 am, Thursday June 30th
Family Storytime Airs 11:30 am - 11:59 am, Thursday June 30th Designed for the whole family and presented at a time convenient for most working parents.
Big Brain Airs 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm, Thursday June 30th
All Iowa Reads Airs 1:00 pm - 1:58 pm, Thursday June 30th
LIVE Healthy Eaters Airs 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm, Thursday June 30th LIVE Healthy Eaters: Blank Park Zoo, Show and Tell
Preschool Storytime Airs 3:00 pm - 3:25 pm, Thursday June 30th tells stories
Family Storytime Airs 3:30 pm - 3:57 pm, Thursday June 30th with Debbie Dunn
Preschools Storytime Airs 4:00 pm - 4:26 pm, Thursday June 30th
Family Storytime Airs 4:30 pm - 4:54 pm, Thursday June 30th .
Tweens on Tuesday Airs 5:00 pm - 5:57 pm, Thursday June 30th The zany scientists from the U of I department of Physics and Astronomy return with knock-your-socks off experiments with lasers, electricity, and 3D wonders.
Big Brain Airs 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm, Thursday June 30th
History for Lunch Airs 7:00 pm - 7:46 pm, Thursday June 30th Johnson County Historical Society Presents
History for Lunch Airs 8:00 pm - 8:58 pm, Thursday June 30th Johnson County Historical Society Presents
History for Lunch Airs 9:00 pm - 9:53 pm, Thursday June 30th Johnson County Historical Society Presents
One of a Kind Airs 10:00 pm - 10:53 pm, Thursday June 30th
One of a Kind Airs 10:53 pm - 11:24 pm, Thursday June 30th
Friday July 1st
Family Storytime Speical Airs 10:00 am - 10:30 am, Friday July 1st Join violin-fiddle duo Tricia Park and Taylor Morris in this special family concert as they explore a genre-bending program of music from traditional classical fair to contemporary world music as well as American and Celtic fiddle tunes
Family Special Airs 11:00 am - 11:24 am, Friday July 1st Join Orchestra Iowa's talented woodwind quartet as they introduce preschool-aged children to the beat of the orchestra! Focused on fun and learning, Pied Piper Concerts offer children the opportunity to enjoy an up-close and personal chamber concert absolutely FREE!
Storytime Puppet Special Airs 3:00 pm - 3:37 pm, Friday July 1st Eulenspiegel's adaptation of this beloved Grimms fairy tale uses delightfully crafted miniature Bohemian marionettes created by puppeteer Monica Leo. The set is an extra-large pop-up storybook also designed and created by Leo. The script, laced with wit and whimsy, was written by puppeteer Teri Jean Breitbach. The production was directed by well-known director Michael Sokoloff. In addition to seven puppets, the cast includes a wacky, flamboyant storyteller who relates to the audience as well as the puppets.
Caped Crusaders Airs 3:37 pm - 4:02 pm, Friday July 1st Caped Crusaders: Scott Koepke New Pi Soilmates organic garden educator, Scott Koepke, is kicking off the summer reading program with a sprout! Come learn about composting, the plant life cycle and get your hands dirty gardening with Scott.
Saturday July 2nd
Preschool Storytime Airs 9:00 am - 9:33 am, Saturday July 2nd Local storyteller, Judy Nyren, will be joining us again today. Be sure to stop by the children's storytime room to see what wonderful surprises she has in store for us!
Preschool Dance Storytime Airs 9:33 am - 9:58 am, Saturday July 2nd Come on and dance! Today's performance will be full of music and movement. Come prepared to clap, cheer and learn from dancers and instructors from the Nolte Academy of Dance.
Sunday July 3rd
Masked Marvels Summer Reading Program Airs 9:00 am - 9:36 am, Sunday July 3rd Explore the buried gems of the past and discover the heroes of Iowa's fossil record with Sarah Horgen from the University of Iowa's Museum of Natural History.
Family Storytime Airs 10:00 am - 10:30 am, Sunday July 3rd Dancers from the Champagne Irish Dance studio will be performing for us today! We will be learning about, watching and participating in some traditional Irish dances.
Preschool Storytime Airs 10:30 am - 11:03 am, Sunday July 3rd Today Emily Jia will be helping us celebrate the Lantern Festival! Traditionally celebrated on the fifteenth day of the first month in the lunar calendar, the Lantern Festival marks the last day of the Chinese or lunar New Year celebration.
Book Babies - Spanish Storytime Airs 11:03 am - 11:31 am, Sunday July 3rd Book Babies - Spanish Storytime: with Leni Hynes Leni Hynes from the Neighborhood Centers of Johnson County will present a special Book Babies storytime in Spanish.
Monday July 4th
Preschool Storytime Airs 10:00 am - 10:29 am, Monday July 4th Stop by the library to celebrate national Tell a Fairy Tale Day with Casey and students from Regina. We will be getting a preview of their upcoming show, Beauty and the Beast.
Preschool Storytime Airs 10:30 am - 10:58 am, Monday July 4th Stop by the children's department for a taste of the Music Together program led by teachers from Preucil School of Music. We will be participating in songs, rhymes and musical games geared for early learning and literacy.
Spring Break School's Out Special Airs 10:58 am - 11:31 am, Monday July 4th It's musical fun as the Kidspectacular players perform 2 puppet and creative dramatic shows: "Move Over" and "The Lion's Share" followed by an African Safari obstacle course with North Liberty's Synergy Gymnastics.
Book Babies Airs 3:00 pm - 3:23 pm, Monday July 4th
Preschool Storytime Airs 3:30 pm - 3:59 pm, Monday July 4th Come learn, laugh and enjoy making sounds with educators from the Preucil School of Music.
School's Out Special Airs 4:00 pm - 4:43 pm, Monday July 4th Take a trip around the world to Korea with members of the U of I Korean Undergraduate Student Association. Sample foods, watch a fashion show, play traditional games, and make crafts. Members of Strike Martial Arts will give a Tae Kwon Do demonstration.
School's Out Special Airs 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm, Monday July 4th Celebrate Mexico's April Fool Day with Ed East and Karin Stein and their regional instruments and storytelling. Move to the rhythms of Colombia, Panama, Cuba, and Brazil.
Tuesday July 5th
Summer Reading Program Airs 6:00 am - 7:03 am, Tuesday July 5th
Preschool Storytime Airs 10:00 am - 10:39 am, Tuesday July 5th Come get in the Halloween spirit with the author and illustrator of My Very Silly Monster, Tim Read!
Preschool Storytime Airs 10:39 am - 11:05 am, Tuesday July 5th
Preschool Storytime Airs 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm, Tuesday July 5th Join us for a fun musical storytime with Deb Singer, followed by stories with Casey
Family Storytime Airs 4:00 pm - 4:46 pm, Tuesday July 5th Family Storytime: A Mini Magical Performance with Kevin Spencer
Summer Reading Program Airs 4:46 pm - 5:33 pm, Tuesday July 5th Jesus Rios
Summer Reading Program Airs 5:33 pm - 5:56 pm, Tuesday July 5th Chinese and Korean self defense demonstrations.