Kids

Upcoming events

Sunday, October 27, 2019 - 1:00pm

Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C

Halloween is upon us and it's time to show off this year's dress-up lewks! Join us for a special Halloween-themed Drag Storytime with some of Iowa City's finest drags queens and kings! Wear your this year's costume or wear...

Sunday, October 27, 2019 - 1:00pm

Children's Room

Students grades K-3 can receive FREE reading help every Saturday and Sunday through December! Kids are encouraged to sign up for one 30 minute session per day, and to bring a favorite book to read with the tutor.
Please note: some weeks may...

Sunday, October 27, 2019 - 2:00pm

Storytime Room

Halloween is all about dressing up and expressing yourself! Following a special Sunday afternoon Drag Storytime and Costume Ball, we are creating rainbow mini-pumpkins. Use all of the colors of the rainbow to decorate your own!

Sunday Fun...

Monday, October 28, 2019 - 10:30am

Storytime Room

This interactive storytime for all ages and stages combines books, rhymes, songs, and movement. Join us for fun and early literacy enrichment!

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 10:30am

Storytime Room

This interactive storytime for all ages and stages combines books, rhymes, songs, and movement. Join us for fun and early literacy enrichment!

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 10:30am

Storytime Room

StoryJAM is a music, movement, and stories program for children and their families. Designed to develop singing and music making as an early literacy skill, come prepared to move, shake, and sing as we take "Joy in Action and Music"....

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 5:00pm

Children's Room

Get a boost this fall with FREE Tutoring!
Kids grades K-6 can receive one on one tutoring from a University of Iowa Honors Student to keep their skills sharp or for extra practice this fall.
Please sign up online for only one 20...

Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 10:30am

Meeting Room A

We are celebrating Halloween with a huge preschoolers party! For children ages 3-5. Older and younger siblings are welcome as well. Children are encouraged to wear their Halloween costumes to this "scary fun" event! We will play groovy...

Friday, November 1, 2019 - 5:30pm

Storytime Room

This Friday we are screening 2016's Pete's Dragon. After the death of his parents, Pete finds a magical new friend and caregiver in the forest.

This film has an MPAA rating of PG and a runtime of 102 minutes.

Saturday, November 2, 2019 - 10:30am

Storytime Room

Join our friends from the National Federation of the Blind of Iowa: Old Capitol Chapter as they read braille stories to us. After storytime a chapter member will help write your name in braille! This event is for all ages.