Kids

Upcoming events

Friday, July 15, 2022 - 1:00pm

Meeting Room A

Take a break from the summer sun and join us every Friday for a matinee movie showing! Movies will be shown in Meeting room A at 1:00 PM and will be rated either G or PG. Popcorn will be served at the first and last showing of the summer! “Kumandra...

Tweens Kids Families Movies

Friday, July 15, 2022 - 1:30pm

Bookmobile

Join us for a special summer series of Storytimes out at Wilson's Orchard on the 3rd Friday of the month at 1:30pm! All ages are welcome to enjoy Storytime! Please bring a blanket or chairs or use the picnic tables available. Beginning in...

Kids Families Storytimes

Saturday, July 16, 2022 - 8:00am

Bookmobile

Iowa City Public Library Bookmobile will be popping up at the Iowa City Farmers Market from 8:00 am to 11:00 am on select Saturdays this summer. Various activities and crafts will be offered, making this a fun Farmers Market stop for all. Iowa City...

Adults Teens Tweens Kids Babies Families Music

Saturday, July 16, 2022 - 10:30am

Other

Visit the Iowa City Municipal Airport, meet author Jill Esbaum, and learn about a little-known historical event that took place right here in Iowa City! Jill will read aloud her new, nonfiction picture book "Jack Knight's Brave Flight: How...

Tweens Kids Families Author Visit Science & Technology Storytimes

Sunday, July 17, 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. Tie dye is a classic camp activity because it can be pretty messy! Instead, this...

Tweens Kids Families Arts & Crafting

Monday, July 18, 2022 - 10:30am

Bookmobile, 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, July 18, 2022 - 1:00pm

Meeting Room A

Are you ready to win?! This week we will be playing classic Bingo! Let's Play Monday is a weekly program for all ages. We will be playing a different type of game each week. Participants are free to come and go as they like, and everyone is...

Tweens Kids Babies Families

Tuesday, July 19, 2022 - 10:30am

Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C, 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, July 19, 2022 - 1:00pm

Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C

Registration is encouraged but not required for an estimate on how much supplies will be needed for the program. 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...

Tweens Kids Families Music

Wednesday, July 20, 2022 - 10:30am

Bookmobile, 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