Families

Upcoming events

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 2:30pm

Storytime Room

This encore World Wednesday program is for intended for individuals with autism and their families to enjoy the library together in a neutral environment. A general audience World Wednesday program is at 1:00.

This year's Summer...

Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 5:00pm

Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C

This Family Night program is for intended for individuals with autism and their families to enjoy the library together in a neutral environment. A general audience Family Night program is at 6:00

There's no better way to learn about the ...

Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 6:00pm

Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C

There's no better way to learn about the biology of animals than by having the animals in your library! Lacey from Wild Times Exotic Animals will be sharing 7 exotic friends with us this evening! Her animal ambassadors are highly trained and...

Friday, June 28, 2019 - 1:00pm

Tween Space

Use air-dry clay to create a cute little pot for a succulent to call home. We'll even have things to bedazzle your plant pot like beads, sequins, and glitter.

Try It Out Friday is a program for school-age children where we'll give new...

Sunday, June 30, 2019 - 2:00pm

Storytime Room

The 2019 Summer Reading Program theme is a Universe of Stories, so we will be doing out of this world crafts on Sundays all summer long! This week we will create little astronauts to go out and explore space. Using wooden peg dolls and paint,...

Monday, July 1, 2019 - 10:30am

Bookmobile, Willow Creek Park

Held in Willow Creek Park, West Benton Street and Teg Drive, Iowa City.

A preschool-age program where stories and picture books are combined with fingerplays, songs, and action rhymes.
The ICPL bookmobile will be on site and open for...

Monday, July 1, 2019 - 1:00pm

Storytime Room

Mondays are for movies at the library! Come cool off all summer long with a family friendly movie on Mondays at 1:00. Six years after the events of "Wreck-It Ralph," Ralph and Vanellope, now friends, discover a wi-fi router in their arcade,...

Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 1:00pm

Storytime Room

Tuesdays are for all kinds of games! From video games to trivia, stop by the Storytime Room on Tuesdays at 1:00 to find out what we're playing! Elementary age kids are welcome.

Now's your chance to show of your Just Dance moves...

Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 2:00pm

Storytime Room

This encore Game On! program is for intended for individuals with autism and their families to enjoy the library together in a neutral environment. A general audience Game On! program is at 1:00.

Tuesdays are for all kinds of games! From...

Wednesday, July 3, 2019 - 1:00pm

Storytime Room

This year's Summer Reading Program theme is "A Universe of Stories." One way we can discover new stories around the world (and beyond) is to encourage cultural literacy. On Wednesdays, join us for an activity that will help us...