Adults

Upcoming events

Digital Media Lab Help Hours

Wednesday, February 8, 2023 - 4:00pm

Digital Media Lab

Want some help starting a digital media project like scanning photos, editing a video, or converting a VHS tape? A staff member can help you get started with a project, problem-solve struggles with our software and hardware, or just show you what's...

Adults

Thursday, February 9, 2023 - 6:00pm

Meeting Room E

Get one-on-one help with your writing from University of Iowa Writing Center faculty at the Community Writing Center. Resumes, applications, op-eds, reports, essays, legal documents, creative writing of all types— all writing is welcome! Walk-in 20...

Adults Teens Classes & Workshops

Thursday, February 9, 2023 - 7:00pm

Meeting Room A

The 2022 documentary Descendant, follows the descendants of the survivors of the schooner Clotilda, the last known American slave ship to smuggle West African slaves into the US was discovered in 2019. These descendants, many of whom live today in...

Adults Movies
Digital Media Lab Help Hours

Sunday, February 12, 2023 - 12:00pm

Digital Media Lab

Want some help starting a digital media project like scanning photos, editing a video, or converting a VHS tape? A staff member can help you get started with a project, problem-solve struggles with our software and hardware, or just show you what's...

Adults

Sunday, February 12, 2023 - 2:00pm

Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C

Chris Henze, Johnson County Roadside Vegetation Manager, will address Naturalizing Roadsides: Making a more beautiful Iowa. The prairie that once covered 85% of Iowa has dwindled to 1/100 of 1% which is protected and managed as prairie. Iowa's...

Adults Nature & Gardening
Internet Basics

Monday, February 13, 2023 - 6:00pm

Digital Media Lab

Gain confidence and experience using the internet! This class is for anyone who's uncomfortable going online or navigating websites. We'll cover the following on a Windows 10 desktop computer: Web browsers Address bar Effective searching Menus,...

Adults Classes & Workshops Science & Technology

Tuesday, February 14, 2023 - 4:00pm

Digital Media Lab

Older adults can get one-on-one help with tech questions related to using smartphones, apps, or general software. Chat with University of Iowa student volunteers from the UI Device Advice student organization. Their mission is to shrink the digital...

Adults Classes & Workshops
Digital Media Lab Help Hours

Tuesday, February 14, 2023 - 5:00pm

Digital Media Lab

Want some help starting a digital media project like scanning photos, editing a video, or converting a VHS tape? A staff member can help you get started with a project, problem-solve struggles with our software and hardware, or just show you what's...

Adults

Tuesday, February 14, 2023 - 7:00pm

Other

"Graphic Novel" is a format, not a genre. Graphic novels can be fiction, non-fiction, history, fantasy, or anything in-between. They are similar to comic books because they use sequential art to tell a story. Unlike comic books, graphic...

Adults Book Discussion
Digital Media Lab Help Hours

Wednesday, February 15, 2023 - 4:00pm

Digital Media Lab

Want some help starting a digital media project like scanning photos, editing a video, or converting a VHS tape? A staff member can help you get started with a project, problem-solve struggles with our software and hardware, or just show you what's...

Adults