Adults

Upcoming events

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 10:00am

Meeting Room E

Want to practice your English skills in a fun and informal group? Join us Friday mornings to practice conversations skills, learn new expressions, improve your pronunciation, and meet new friends from around the world.

Adults
Managing Your Passwords

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 10:30am

Online

Are your passwords out of control? Maybe you're using the same one for multiple accounts, or maybe your highly unique passwords are impossible to remember! Have you been using your pet's name or your birthday, even though you know that...

Adults Classes & Workshops
National Voter Registration Day graphic

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 12:30pm

Meeting Room C

League of Women Voters of Johnson County, Iowa and the Iowa City Public Library are celebrating National Voter Registration Day to make sure everyone has the opportunity to vote! National Voter Registration Day is a nonpartisan civic holiday...

Adults Teens Current Issues

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 6:00pm

Meeting Room B

The Writers’ Rooms Presents: The Violet Realm Are you a science fiction or fantasy writer? Are you a new or experienced author who just can’t break through that pesky writer’s block? Do you have knowledge you want to share with your community? Come...

Adults

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

Publishers market Young Adult (YA) books to kids from 12-18, but that doesn't mean they're the only ones who read them. Young adult books appeal to adult readers too. Common themes of YA books include coming of age, family conflicts,...

Adults Book Discussion

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

For Francisco Cantú, the border is in the blood: his mother, a park ranger and daughter of a Mexican immigrant, raised him in the scrublands of the Southwest. Haunted by the landscape of his youth, Cantú joins the Border Patrol. He and his partners...

Adults Book Discussion
Make a book nook

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 7:00pm

Digital Media Lab

Wouldn’t your bookcase be more interesting with a secret portal into the world of your favorite book, a touch of fantasy, or a sweet little scene of a cozy reading spot? Make your own book nook, a narrow box that fits among your books, that you...

Adults Teens Arts & Crafting Classes & Workshops Gaming & Pop Culture

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

On July 1, 2021, Iowa House File 802 became law. Though the Act does not specifically mention “Critical Race Theory,” CRT was cited in discussions of the Act, and the Act restricts when and where the framework’s historical, social, and legal tools...

Adults Current Issues

Friday, October 1, 2021 - 10:00am

Meeting Room E

Want to practice your English skills in a fun and informal group? Join us Friday mornings to practice conversations skills, learn new expressions, improve your pronunciation, and meet new friends from around the world.

Adults

Saturday, October 2, 2021 - 4:30pm

Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C

Join us for a conversation about the Oracles of Iowa City mural project. The Oracles project is coordinated by The Center for Afrofuturist Studies at Public Space One, funded by they City of Iowa City and the University of Iowa Office of the Vice...

Adults Current Issues