Adults

Upcoming events

Thursday, July 1, 2021 - 10:00am

Other

The Painted Rock Mandala kit will contain all the supplies needed to create your own painted mandala rock. Creating a mandala - the geometric repetitive patterns made of dots - can be relaxing and meditative. The kit will contain a rock, paint and...

Adults Arts & Crafting

Tuesday, July 6, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

Join ICPL staff online for a discussion of Little Faith by Nickolas Butler, the 2021 All Iowa Reads book selection for adults. Lyle Hovde is at the onset of his golden years, living a mostly content life in rural Wisconsin with his wife, Peg,...

Adults Book Discussion

Wednesday, July 7, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

Join ICPL and members of Green Iowa AmeriCorps for a discussion of Living The Change. This documentary is available FREE with your library card on Kanopy.com. Watch it at your leisure and join us for a discussion. Registration for the discussion...

Adults Movies
Intro to Online Games

Thursday, July 8, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

Have you been playing online games over video chat with distant friends and family during the pandemic? We have! Learn about some popular options to try out for yourself. Register here to receive an invitation to this Zoom event. Suitable for...

Adults Classes & Workshops Gaming & Pop Culture Science & Technology

Tuesday, July 13, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

Short Stories are short works of prose fiction. They may be in any genre, and the exact definition of "short" will often depend on the genre. Short stories are often collected together with other short stories in the same genre, or on the...

Adults Book Discussion

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

Summertime is here and it's time to let our paint brushes fly. Dragon Fly that is! Brush & Barrel in Coralville will be doing a virtual guided paint along evening for Adults as part of the ICPL Summer Reading Program. Brush and Barrel...

Adults Arts & Crafting

Saturday, July 17, 2021 - 4:00pm

Online

Join Green Iowa AmeriCorps and the Iowa City Public Library for a discussion of The Nature of Nature: Why We Need the Wild by Enric Sala. Published by National Geographic, this inspiring manifesto by internationally renowned ecologist Enric Sala...

Adults Book Discussion
Algorithms and You

Tuesday, July 20, 2021 - 10:30am

Online

Do you know what drives the ads you see online, which social media posts show up first in your feed, and how streaming video services know what to recommend for you? Learn a bit about algorithms and the impact they have on your online life, whether...

Adults Classes & Workshops Science & Technology

Tuesday, July 20, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

Join us for ICPL's Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Club! We will meet via Zoom to discuss "Black Sun" by Rebecca Roanhorse. Feel free to join us, whether or not you've finished the book! Borrow a book or place a hold at catalog.icpl.org, or...

Adults Book Discussion

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

Creating mandalas, the geometric repetitive paters, often made with dots has become quite popular in the last few years. Both relaxing and meditative, painting a mandala can be a solitary activity, but it doesn't need to be. Join ICPL staff for...

Adults Arts & Crafting