Kids

Upcoming events

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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Saturday, June 4, 2022 - 11:00am

Bookmobile, Pedmall

Produced by the Iowa City Public Library, ABC’s: Arts, Books & Children is a feast for kids and kids-at-heart! Activities are spread along the Pedmall, featuring Paint the Town, the ICPL Bookmobile, life size games, music, art and more! The...

Tweens Kids Babies Families Arts & Crafting

Sunday, June 5, 2022 - 1:00pm

Storytime Room

This summer on Sundays we will go off the beaten path and create nature based and classic camp crafts! Join us on Sunday afternoons from 1-4pm in the Storytime Room. We're kicking it off with some supplies and instructed needed to get started...

Tweens Kids Families Arts & Crafting

Monday, June 6, 2022 - 10:30am

Willow Creek Park

Join us for Stories in the Park all summer long! We will offer the same Storytime over the course of the week, so please choose one park location a week to attend, or you can watch the Storytime at the library on Tuesdays! We will be at Willow Creek...

Kids Families Storytimes

Monday, June 6, 2022 - 1:00pm

Meeting Room A

We are kicking off our Let's Play Monday series with Seaside Bingo! In recognition of World Ocean Day on June 8th, our first of three Bingo sessions will have a beach and sea creature theme. Come try your luck and win fun prizes! Let's...

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Tuesday, June 7, 2022 - 10:30am

Meeting Room A, Pedmall

Join us for Stories in the Park all summer long! We will offer the same Storytime over the course of the week, so please choose one park location a week to attend, or you can watch the Storytime outside the library on Tuesdays! We will be at Willow...

Kids Babies Families Storytimes

Tuesday, June 7, 2022 - 1:00pm

Meeting Room A

Elementary-age kids are invited to join us each Tuesday at 1:00 to learn a little bit about a fun skill or hobby that maybe they haven’t tried before! We have experts from the community here to teach you the basics! Today a special guest from the...

Tweens Kids Families Music

Wednesday, June 8, 2022 - 10:30am

Wetherby Park

Join us for Stories in the Park all summer long! We will offer the same Storytime over the course of the week, so please choose one park location a week to attend, or you can watch the Storytime at the library on Tuesdays! We will be at Willow Creek...

Kids Families Storytimes

Wednesday, June 8, 2022 - 1:00pm

Meeting Room A

As a dancer, Nora Garda has been expanding community dance programs in the area with organizations such as InterDance. Originally from Argentina, Nora Garda started dancing at age 5. Come join Nora and explore the movements of Tango! This event is...

Tweens Kids Families Classes & Workshops Music

Thursday, June 9, 2022 - 10:30am

Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C

Babaloo is a one-man musical comedy act for kids and will keep you on the edge (and out) of your seats with musical mayhem and lots of laughs! Not only does Babaloo play music with his guitar, but he asks the audience to make music along with him on...

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