Masks are required in the Library and on the Bookmobile following guidance from the Johnson County Public Health Department.

Kids

Upcoming events

Saturday, November 27, 2021 - 10:30am

Meeting Room A

Family Storytime is recommended for all ages and includes both shorter and longer stories combined with action games and activities. We ask Storytime attendees to social distance and masks are required for those old enough to wear them....

Kids Families Storytimes

Sunday, November 28, 2021 - 1:00pm

Storytime Room

Celebrate Dinovember with a ferociously cute paper plate dinosaur creation! Sunday Fun Days have returned to a mainly in-person program at the library on Sunday afternoons. We have expanded the hours of the craft program and will spread out more...

Kids Families Arts & Crafting

Monday, November 29, 2021 - 10:30am

Meeting Room A, Online

Join us every Monday for a special Spanish Bilingual Storytime with Children's Librarian Raquel! Together we will enjoy songs, rhymes and stories in Spanish and English. Children of all ages and their caregivers are welcome to join us. Masks...

Kids Babies Families Storytimes

Monday, November 29, 2021 - 4:00pm

Children's Room

Need some homework help? Want to practice your reading skills by reading aloud? Drop in to the Children's Room between 4 and 6 pm every Monday and Wednesday this fall to get a little extra help from a preservice teacher in the UI College of...

Tweens Kids Tutoring

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 10:30am

Meeting Room A

Join us for a special storytime! Together we will enjoy songs, rhymes and stories. Children of all ages and their caregivers are welcome to join us. Masks are required for all individuals over the age of two. Social distancing between groups in...

Kids Babies Families Storytimes

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 - 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 required for all individuals over the...

Kids Babies Families Music Storytimes

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 - 4:00pm

Children's Room

Need some homework help? Want to practice your reading skills by reading aloud? Drop in to the Children's Room between 4 and 6 pm every Monday and Wednesday this fall to get a little extra help from a preservice teacher in the UI College of...

Tweens Kids Tutoring

Thursday, December 2, 2021 - 10:30am

Storytime Room

Join us for a very special guest for family storytime, Iowa City legend Ellen Buchanan! Ellen is a wonderful friend of the library--you won't want to miss her special storytime! This interactive storytime for all ages and stages combines books...

Kids Storytimes

Friday, December 3, 2021 - 10:30am

Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C, Online

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 encouraged to participate as much as...

Kids Babies Families

Friday, December 3, 2021 - 1:30pm

Online

Join us for Book Babies at 1:30 pm! This is a Livestreamed event that was recorded earlier on the Library's YouTube Channel. https://www.youtube.com/user/thelibrarychannel You'll have fun together singing, reading, and rhyming. Book Babies...

Kids Babies Families