Adults

Upcoming events

Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 10:30am

Digital Media Lab

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, November 14, 2019 - 4:00pm

Meeting Room A

How have relationships between domestic workers and employees changed over time, including around issues of race and gender? What are issues of pay injustice that have been true in the past and how are workers addressing such issues today? The...

Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 4:00pm

Digital Media Lab

No staff in the Digital Media Lab today

Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 6:00pm

Digital Media Lab

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,...

Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 7:00pm

Meeting Room A

Starring Stella McCartney, 'The True Cost' is a story about the clothes we wear, the people who make them, and the impact the industry has on our world. The price of clothing has been decreasing for decades, while the human and...

Friday, November 15, 2019 - 10:00am

Meeting Room E

Want to practice your English skills in a fun and informal group? Join us Friday mornings to practice conversations skills, learn new expressions, improve your pronunciation, and meet new friends from around the world.

Friday, November 15, 2019 - 12:00pm

Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C

Join us for an open panel in which any and all writers will have a chance to offer brief personal comments about their time in Iowa.

The International Authors series provides an opportunity for the community to meet and converse with...

Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 12:00pm

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...

Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 3:00pm

Digital Media Lab

Do you have a bunch of old family photos or vacation photos sitting around on a flash drive? Would you like to make a compilation video of all the cute photos/videos of your beloved pet? Have you never edited a video before? Or find Adobe...

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 11:00am

Digital Media Lab

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...