Kids

Upcoming events

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 10:30am

Meeting Room A, Online

Let's have fun together singing, reading, and rhyming. Book Babies is a program designed to stimulate your infant's language development and is geared towards ages 0-2 years. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to participate as much as...

Kids Babies

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 1:30pm

Online

Join us for Book Babies at 1:30 pm! This is a Livestreamed event that was recorded earlier on the Library's YouTube Channel. https://www.youtube.com/user/thelibrarychannel You'll have fun together singing, reading, and rhyming. Book Babies...

Kids Babies

Saturday, September 25, 2021 - 10:30am

Meeting Room A

Family Storytime is recommended for all ages and includes both shorter and longer stories combined with action games and activities. Storytimes will take place in Meeting Room A to allow groups of attendees to social distance easily and masks are...

Kids Families Storytimes

Sunday, September 26, 2021 - 1:00pm

Storytime Room

September is library card sign-up month, so on Sundays we are recognizing some of the most classic children's literature characters that everyone should read about during their childhood. A library card is your ticket to the world of reading!...

Kids Families Arts & Crafting

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 10:30am

Meeting Room A, Online

Join us every Monday for a special Spanish Bilingual Storytime with Children's Librarian Raquel! Together we will enjoy songs, rhymes and stories in Spanish and English. Children of all ages and their caregivers are welcome to join us. Masks...

Kids Babies Families Storytimes

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 4:00pm

Children's Room

Need some homework help? Want to practice your reading skills by reading aloud? Drop in to the Children's Room between 4 and 6 pm every Monday and Wednesday this fall to get a little extra help from a preservice teacher in the UI College of...

Tweens Kids Tutoring

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 10:30am

Meeting Room A

Join us every Tuesday for a special Chinese Bilingual Storytime with Children's Librarian Fang! Together we will enjoy songs, rhymes and stories in Chinese and English. Children of all ages and their caregivers are welcome to join us. Masks...

Kids Babies Families Storytimes

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 10:30am

Meeting Room A

StoryJAM is a music and movement program designed to model, encourage, and facilitate music-making as an early literacy skill. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to participate as much as possible. Masks are required for all individuals over the...

Kids Families Storytimes

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 4:00pm

Children's Room

Need some homework help? Want to practice your reading skills by reading aloud? Drop in to the Children's Room between 4 and 6 pm every Monday and Wednesday this fall to get a little extra help from a preservice teacher in the UI College of...

Tweens Kids Tutoring

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 10:30am

Other

Join us along with Iowa City Parks & Rec department for a special storytime event at the Log Cabins in Upper City Park. The storytime will explore stories and songs common during the time of the pioneers and about living in the prairie or on a...

Kids Storytimes