Kids

Upcoming events

Tuesday, May 24, 2022 - 10:30am

Storytime Room

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

Kids Babies Families Storytimes

Wednesday, May 25, 2022 - 10:30am

Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C

Celebrate summer with us today with a special StoryJAM. Today we will be singing the Songs of Peter Rabbit by Dudley Glass and reading the classic Beatrix Potter story. Come by to see and hear Peter Rabbit like never before! Catch it today or come...

Kids Babies Families Music Storytimes

Thursday, May 26, 2022 - 10:30am

Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C

Celebrate summer with us today with a special Storytime. Today we will be singing the Songs of Peter Rabbit by Dudley Glass and reading the classic Beatrix Potter story. Come by to see and hear Peter Rabbit like never before! Preschool Stories...

Kids Families Storytimes

Friday, May 27, 2022 - 10:30am

Children's Room

Join us in person for Book Babies! 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...

Kids Babies Families

Saturday, May 28, 2022 - 10:30am

Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C

In celebration of the Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, Iowa City Area Chinese Association presents splendid music and dance performance for children and families! Join us to enjoy the unique music art and celebrate world culture. 爱城希望之声音乐会...

Kids Babies Families Music Storytimes

Sunday, May 29, 2022 - 1:00pm

Storytime Room

Every May we celebrate the life of Iowa City historian Irving Weber. At one time, Mr. Weber was an owner of an ice cream shoppe in town! Today, create your own ice cream cone to your liking in the Storytime Room from 1-4, just in time for summertime...

Tweens Kids Families Arts & Crafting

Tuesday, May 31, 2022 - 10:30am

Storytime Room

The traditional Dragon Boat Festival is coming on this Friday! Join us today and celebrate with stories and activities about Zong Zi (rice dumplings), kites, dragon boat and more! Masks are preferred and provided. 端午节就要到了!今天的故事会将充满了节日的乐趣,来和我们一起读书,...

Kids Babies Families Storytimes

Wednesday, June 1, 2022 - 10:30am

Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C

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 preferred and provided for all...

Kids Babies Families Music Storytimes

Thursday, June 2, 2022 - 10:30am

Storytime Room

Join us for a camp-themed storytime, camp crafts, and get registered for the Summer Reading Program! Our theme this year is Off the Beaten Path, so get ready for some fun summer reading programs all summer long. All ages are welcome! Preschool...

Kids Families Storytimes

Thursday, June 2, 2022 - 6:30pm

Bookmobile

Connect with friends, family and neighbors this summer at Party in the Park. These events occur weekly, on Thursdays, from 6:30-8:00pm. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets and enjoy live music, games, the ICPL Bookmobile, arts and crafts, and treats...

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