Masks are required in the Library and on the Bookmobile following guidance from the Johnson County Public Health Department.

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Upcoming events

Digital Media Lab Help Hours

Tuesday, February 1, 2022 - 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, troubleshoot hardware, or show you what's available in the Digital Media...

Adults

Tuesday, February 1, 2022 - 6:30pm

Online

The Writers’ Rooms Presents: The Rainbow Room! The Rainbow Room focuses on literature through an LGBTQIA+ lens and provides opportunities for LGBTQIA+ writers to share and write in a safe, supportive, and creative space. The Rainbow Room meets every...

Adults

Wednesday, February 2, 2022 - 7:00pm

Online

In the fight surrounding Roe v. Wade, it's easy to lose sight of the many other ways that access to reproductive healthcare can be limited or denied. Two Obermann scholars, Lina-Maria Murillo and Natalie Fixmer-Oraiz, talk with local healthcare...

Adults Guest Speaker
Gmail Tips & Tricks

Friday, February 4, 2022 - 10:30am

Online

Want to be sure you're getting the most out of your Gmail account? Are you overwhelmed by hundreds (or thousands?) of unopened emails? Join us for an overview of some Gmail features that you might have never noticed, and get in control of...

Adults Classes & Workshops Science & Technology

Saturday, February 5, 2022 - 9:00am

Meeting Room A, Children's Room

On selected days, the Library will open one hour early for individuals who are neurodivergent and their families to enjoy the library together in a neutral environment. From 9-9:30, browse the library and select materials or use computers in a...

Adults Teens Tweens Kids Babies Families Storytimes

Saturday, February 5, 2022 - 2:00pm

Storytime Room

All ages are invited to drop in and create a Black history wall calendar that will help you celebrate and honor Black excellence all year long! Start with a blank wall calendar; select from an array of photographs and quotes of inspiring Black...

Adults Teens Tweens Kids Families Arts & Crafting

Sunday, February 6, 2022 - 1:00pm

Other

Don't miss the Iowa City Parks and Recreation Department's Annual Freeze Fest! Freeze Fest is an free indoor/outdoor learning event for families. Activities take place from 1-3 p.m. on Sunday, February 6th at The Lodge at Terry Trueblood...

Adults Tweens Kids Babies Families Arts & Crafting Nature & Gardening

Monday, February 7, 2022 - 5:30pm

Meeting Room D

Join our guide Daniel Christian on a journey to explore the works and world of Dante Alighieri - and learn more about yourself in the process. Each week we will focus on one of the three parts of the "Divine Comedy": Inferno, Purgatorio,...

Adults Teens Book Discussion Guest Speaker
Digital Media Lab Help Hours

Tuesday, February 8, 2022 - 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, troubleshoot hardware, or show you what's available in the Digital Media...

Adults

Tuesday, February 8, 2022 - 6:00pm

Online

The Writers’ Rooms Presents: The Violet Realm Are you a science fiction or fantasy writer? Are you a new or experienced author who just can’t break through that pesky writer’s block? Do you have knowledge you want to share with your community? Come...

Adults