Kids

Upcoming events

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 10:30am

Online

Today our special guest Dayna from Tippi Toes will offer a unique program of dance and creative movement via Zoom. Tippi Toes provides children with a fun, positive and nurturing environment so they are able to experience the joys of dance, self...

Kids

Sunday, May 16, 2021 - 2:00pm

Other

For the exciting return of the Farmer's Market this month, we are featuring a new picture book each week that will be always available to borrow online via our Digital Library collection Overdrive for the entire month of May using the app Libby....

Kids Arts & Crafting

Tuesday, May 18, 2021 - 4:00pm

Online

Sign up for a 20-minute tutoring slot for your K-6 child with a pre-service teacher volunteer from the University of Iowa Elementary Education program. This volunteer will meet your student in a library-hosted Zoom space and offer support and...

Tweens Kids Tutoring

Wednesday, May 19, 2021 - 3:30pm

Online

Raptology is a raptor & wildlife education group based in Iowa City, IA with the goal to educate the public by providing up close and unique experiences with birds of prey. Since we can't have Joan and the birds of prey from Raptology at...

Adults Teens Tweens Kids Families Nature & Gardening

Thursday, May 20, 2021 - 10:30am

Online

We miss seeing your faces in the Storytime Room, so we will offer a monthly Zoom storytime with several Children's Librarians!

Join us this morning for a live Storytime in which we'll share our favorite silly books, rhymes and...

Kids Families Storytimes

Saturday, May 22, 2021 - 11:00am

Pedmall

Our garden beds have been prepped and are ready to be planted! From 11 am-12 pm kids and teens are invited to help put in some vegetable plants and get our gardens ready for grow time! No gardening experience is necessary. We will be practicing...

Teens Tweens Kids Families Nature & Gardening

Sunday, May 23, 2021 - 2:00pm

Other

For the exciting return of the Farmer's Market this month, we are featuring a new picture book each week that will be always available to borrow online via our Digital Library collection Overdrive for the entire month of May using the app Libby....

Kids Arts & Crafting

Sunday, May 30, 2021 - 2:00pm

Other

For the exciting return of the Farmer's Market this month, we are featuring a new picture book each week that will be always available to borrow online via our Digital Library collection Overdrive for the entire month of May using the app Libby....

Kids Arts & Crafting

Sunday, June 6, 2021 - 2:00pm

Other

We're celebrating the best things about SUMMER for Sunday Fun Days in June and July. Try a new weekly craft or activity that help remind you why summertime is so fun and relaxing! We're kicking off the summer with a popsicle craft made...

Tweens Kids Families Arts & Crafting

Sunday, June 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

Online

We're celebrating the best things about SUMMER for Sunday Fun Days in June and July. Try a new weekly craft or activity that help remind you why summertime is so fun and relaxing! Beach season has arrived, and just because you don't see...

Tweens Kids Families Arts & Crafting