Library EventSunday Fun Day: Clothespin Sharks

Sunday, March 7, 2021 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

03/07/2021 2:00pm 03/07/2021 4:00pm Sunday Fun Day: Clothespin Sharks For Women's History Month, we are featuring a new picture book each week that will be always available to borrow online via our Digital Library collection Overdrive for the entire month of March using the app Libby. This week we are highlighting the book Shark Lady: The True Story of How Eugenie Clark Became the Ocean's Most Fearless Scientist, an inspiring story by critically acclaimed zoologist Jess Keating about finding the strength to discover truths that others aren't daring enough to see. Includes a timeline of Eugenie's life and many fin-tastic shark facts! Make a chomping clothespin shark puppet to go along with the story! Register for Sunday Fun Day Craft-To-Go Kits from the events page with the registration link below. Kits can be reserved through this calendar event and picked up during our Lobby Grab and Go hours, from 10am-6pm Monday-Saturday and noon-5pm on Sunday. Limit to one kit per child in a household. A new craft kit will be offered every Monday and be available until Saturday or as supplies last, so check out the calendar for new crafts weekly! We also will have extra crafts available in the lobby throughout the week, so if you're not sure if you will be able to come pick up your crafts or miss registration, consider coming to the library to grab one in the lobby. Iowa City Public Library Iowa City Public Library America/Chicago public

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Registration opens March 1, 2021 at 8:00 am.

For Women's History Month, we are featuring a new picture book each week that will be always available to borrow online via our Digital Library collection Overdrive for the entire month of March using the app Libby. This week we are highlighting the book Shark Lady: The True Story of How Eugenie Clark Became the Ocean's Most Fearless Scientist, an inspiring story by critically acclaimed zoologist Jess Keating about finding the strength to discover truths that others aren't daring enough to see. Includes a timeline of Eugenie's life and many fin-tastic shark facts! Make a chomping clothespin shark puppet to go along with the story!

Register for Sunday Fun Day Craft-To-Go Kits from the events page with the registration link below. Kits can be reserved through this calendar event and picked up during our Lobby Grab and Go hours, from 10am-6pm Monday-Saturday and noon-5pm on Sunday. Limit to one kit per child in a household. A new craft kit will be offered every Monday and be available until Saturday or as supplies last, so check out the calendar for new crafts weekly! We also will have extra crafts available in the lobby throughout the week, so if you're not sure if you will be able to come pick up your crafts or miss registration, consider coming to the library to grab one in the lobby.

This event is open to the public.