Teens

Upcoming events

National Voter Registration Day graphic

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 12:30pm

Meeting Room C

League of Women Voters of Johnson County, Iowa and the Iowa City Public Library are celebrating National Voter Registration Day to make sure everyone has the opportunity to vote! National Voter Registration Day is a nonpartisan civic holiday...

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Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 5:00pm

Teen Center

Jason Reynolds has been named the inaugural Honorary Chair for Banned Books Week 2021. The theme this year is "Books Unite Us. Censorship Divides Us" rings particularly true for him. Two of his books, All American Boys and Stamped, while...

Teens Arts & Crafting

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 6:00pm

Teen Center

Have you felt lonely and isolated during the pandemic? Sick of staring at screens? Want to meet someone who really understands you? Meet Sam and Ayaat, the founders of a program called the Buddy Dispatch Project. The Buddy Dispatch Program is a pen...

Teens

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 6:00pm

Teen Center

Get a feel for different careers from community members who work in different fields! Each month we’ll feature two community members from a different employment sector. This is a great way to find out what a job is really like. There’ll be a...

Teens Classes & Workshops
Make a book nook

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 7:00pm

Digital Media Lab

Wouldn’t your bookcase be more interesting with a secret portal into the world of your favorite book, a touch of fantasy, or a sweet little scene of a cozy reading spot? Make your own book nook, a narrow box that fits among your books, that you...

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Iowa City Public Library Celebrates Pride

Saturday, October 2, 2021 - 12:00pm

Other

Celebrate Pride with us at the Iowa City Pride Vendor Fair. The Iowa City Public Library supports information access and life-long education services as well as intellectual freedom and privacy advocacy for the community. The ICPL booth will provide...

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Sunday, October 3, 2021 - 2:00pm

Meeting Room D

The goal of ICMC is to engage high (and middle) school students with proof-based mathematics and help them build a strong foundation in math. The event is free and is supported by ICPL and NSF. We will meet weekly (online, until further notice) to...

Teens

Monday, October 4, 2021 - 4:30pm

Teen Center

Head over after school to the Teen Space to learn how to make a quick snack inspired from a different culture and country every Monday. Learn some basic meal prep techniques and powerful flavor combos. No registration or cooking experience needed-...

Teens

Monday, October 4, 2021 - 6:00pm

Teen Center, Online

Would you like to learn the powerful journalism tools of writing, researching, and storytelling? Would you love to gain the confidence to express yourself clearly? Then this program could be the perfect fit! Over the course of six weeks, you'll...

Teens Current Issues
Make a book nook

Saturday, October 9, 2021 - 11:00am

Digital Media Lab

Want to work on your book nook in the company of others? Join us for this work session! We'll provide some supplies and staff will be on hand to answer your questions and problem-solve with you. Bring any special miniature items you'll need to...

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