Adults

Upcoming events

Saturday, March 20, 2021 - 4:00pm

Online

Join Green Iowa AmeriCorps and the Iowa City Public Library for a discussion of The Grid: The Fraying Wires Between Americans and Our Energy Future by Gretchen Bakke.

America’s electrical grid, an engineering triumph of the twentieth...

Adults Book Discussion Nature & Gardening Science & Technology

Tuesday, March 23, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

Unreliable Narrator - a literary character who intentionally withholds informatoin, lies to or misleads the reader - with or without malice - casting doubt on the story. A character who's perspective may be very different than the reader....

Adults Book Discussion

Thursday, March 25, 2021 - 5:00pm

Board Room

Board Meeting minutes and agendas are available at https://www.icpl.org/about/board/packets

Adults
FireAlpaca digital painting software

Thursday, March 25, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

If you miss using Photoshop or Illustrator in the library's Digital Media Lab, here's an alternative! FireAlpaca is free desktop software for Windows and Mac -- no mobile app version. In addition to powerful digital painting tools, it...

Adults Teens Arts & Crafting Science & Technology

Thursday, March 25, 2021 - 7:00pm

Other, Online

Show how much you know during a fun trivia evening to benefit the Iowa City Public Library. The special online event is hosted by Andrew's Bar Exam in celebration of the library's 125th anniversary.

We can't promise that there will only be...

Adults Teens

Friday, March 26, 2021 - 4:00pm

Other

Pick up a special concession package of popcorn, candies, and beverages from FilmScene today and help grow the Library too! Thanks to this special partnership, every Friday in March, purchases of Kernels for Kindness bundles will result in a $5....

Adults Families Movies

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - 7:00pm

Other, Online

Award-winning writer Saeed Jones will energize you with his special takes on literary activism during this new series offered by the public libraries in Coralville, Iowa City, and North Liberty, the University of Iowa Libraries, and the Tuesday...

Adults Author Visit

Monday, April 5, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

Join us for a series of events during National Library Week to be sure you're getting the most out of your public library!

Topic #1: Services

Learn a bit about how our library works and what we can do for you. We'...

Adults Teens Classes & Workshops

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

Join us for a series of events during National Library Week to be sure you're getting the most out of your public library!

Topic #2: Events

The Iowa City Public Library has dozens of events each month for all ages,...

Adults Teens Classes & Workshops

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

As it became clear last summer that the 2019-20 school year would include various kinds of online learning and other interruptions to schooling as usual, a group of community leaders joined forces to create a program to support K12 students....

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