Adults

Upcoming events

Sunday, June 13, 2021 - 1:00pm

Willow Creek Park, Other

ICPL and ICPR have partnered to bring Iowa City a brand new, permanent BookWalk in Willow Creek Park! Come and meet author, Jacqueline Briggs Martin and illustrator, Claudia McGehee, as they read aloud their book, Creekfinding: A True Story and then...

Adults Teens Tweens Kids Babies Families Author Visit Storytimes

Tuesday, June 15, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

Join us for an online discussion of Luis Alberto Urrea's novel "Into The Beautiful North" supporting the Center for Worker Justice of Eastern Iowa's work to bring a NEA Big Read to Johnson County. In his third novel, "Into...

Adults Book Discussion

Wednesday, June 16, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

Have you ever wanted to learn macrame so you can make your own wall art, book mark or plant hanger? Join ICPL staff for a virtual hands on workshop to learn the basic knots of macrame. Once you know the foundation knots you can let your imagination...

Adults Arts & Crafting
Getting started with Libby

Thursday, June 17, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

Have you heard that Libby is the easiest way to get free ebooks and e-audiobooks from the library? And did you know that Libby now has digital magazines, too? Do you want to see how it works? This class will cover downloading the free app,...

Adults Classes & Workshops Science & Technology

Saturday, June 19, 2021 - 4:00pm

Online

Join Green Iowa AmeriCorps and the Iowa City Public Library for a discussion of Making Local Food Work - the challenges and opportunities of today's small farmers by Brandi Janssen. When it comes to local food, it takes more than "...

Adults Book Discussion Nature & Gardening Science & Technology
Getting started with Libby

Tuesday, June 22, 2021 - 10:30am

Online

Have you heard that Libby is the easiest way to get free ebooks and e-audiobooks from the library? And did you know that Libby now has digital magazines, too? Do you want to see how it works? This class will cover downloading the free app,...

Adults Classes & Workshops Science & Technology

Tuesday, June 22, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

"Literary Fiction" is the term give to fiction that falls outside traditional genres like mystery, science fiction, or romance because it does not follow a traditional genre formula. While genre fiction is plot driven and seeks to distract...

Adults Book Discussion

Thursday, June 24, 2021 - 5:00pm

Board Room

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

Adults

Tuesday, June 29, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

Join us to discuss The Furious Hours, by Casey Cep. From Library Journal: "In the late 1970s, while still struggling to write a follow-up to To Kill a Mockingbird, novelist Harper Lee went to Alexander City, AL, to learn everything she could about...

Adults Book Discussion

Wednesday, June 30, 2021 - 6:00pm

Online

How can augmented artworks act as site-specific interventions, enabling us to reclaim erased narratives and prototype futures in an age of uncertainty? In this workshop facilitated by artist Alice Yuan Zhang, we will explore possibilities and...

Adults Arts & Crafting Classes & Workshops Science & Technology