Adults

Upcoming events

All events are canceled or postponed while we are closed.

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 11:00am

Canceled

Technology getting the better of you? Have questions about computers, ebook readers, iPods, or your cell phone? Want to learn how to surf the net, get a free email account, Skype, or set up a Facebook page? Or do you just want to learn more about...

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 4:00pm

Canceled

Adults and teens: get one-on-one help with your writing from University of Iowa writing tutors at the Library-Community writing center satellite in the Second Floor Digital Media Lab. Resumes, applications, test prep practice, reports, creative...

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 4:30pm

Board Room

Join us as we witness sorrow, rage, love, and heroism among Trojans and Greeks as the war between them enters its tenth year. Led by Dr. Janet Freeman, we will examine three books each meeting, starting on Tuesday February 18 at 4:30 in the Iowa...

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 11:00am

Canceled

Technology getting the better of you? Have questions about computers, ebook readers, iPods, or your cell phone? Want to learn how to surf the net, get a free email account, Skype, or set up a Facebook page? Or do you just want to learn more about...

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 10:30am

Canceled

Want to learn how to use Google or make better searches? Or would you like to try your hand at Facebook, blogging or learn how to scan? Or maybe you just need some extra help using a computer. Come join your peers for a two-hour drop in session...

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 6:00pm

Canceled

Adults and teens: get one-on-one help with your writing from Kirkwood Community College writing tutors at the Library-Community writing center satellite in the Second Floor Digital Media Lab. Resumes, applications, test prep practice, reports,...

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 10:00am

Canceled

The volunteers who run the English Conversation Club have postponed their regular Friday meetings until 4/17/20.

Want to practice your English skills in a fun and informal group? Join us Friday mornings to practice conversations skills,...

Sunday, April 5, 2020 - 12:00pm

Meeting Room E

Want to get some help starting a digital media project? A staff member can help you get started with a project or give you an orientation to become a Digital Media Lab member. Stop in to get creative!

*Note the room change during VITA tax...

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 4:00pm

Digital Media Lab

Want to get some help starting a digital media project like scanning photos, editing a video, or converting a VHS? A staff member can help you get started with a project, troubleshoot hardware, or give you an orientation to the room. Stop in to...

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 4:00pm

Meeting Room A

The Colored Conventions Project and the African American Museum of Iowa will share current and upcoming work.

This event is part of the Obermann Conversations series, and is sponsored by the Obermann Center for Advanced Studies and the...