Upcoming events

Monday, April 26, 2021 - 6:30pm


Space to Grow is a program intended for ages 13-18. As the series evolves there'll be opportunities to learn, create and share what you know with others.

This program is for Young Adults interested in learning about how to garden, a...

Teens Arts & Crafting Nature & Gardening

Thursday, April 29, 2021 - 6:00pm


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

Thursday, April 29, 2021 - 6:30pm

Other, Online

Roxane Gay is a bestselling, award-winning author, professor, editor, and social commentator. Local Libraries LIT is thrilled to present Roxane Gay during a unique hour-long online program featuring a reading and opportunity to interact. 


Adults Teens Author Visit

Friday, May 7, 2021 - 6:00pm


ICPL is partnering with Grow: Johnson County to host a series of monthly classes from Spring through Summer to share their know-how and show you how to garden. No previous gardening experience is necessary.

This time Jake from Grow...


Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 6:00pm


All Iowa Reads winner, The Patron Saints of Nothing is about finding your own voice, exploring your roots and processing grief with family and friends. Register for this program and you can check out a copy from ICPL for three weeks. We'll...

Teens Book Discussion

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 6:00pm


Are you entering into the workplace for the very first time, looking for an internship or are you a more seasoned teen looking for a new job? ICPL is here to help you get hired! ICPL Teen Works Initiative includes helping you with your resume,...


Tuesday, May 18, 2021 - 5:30pm


Now that the plants have grown up in the greenhouse, they are ready to be put in the soil. Join the Grow Team at the Ped Mall gardens to transition your transplants into their next phase of growing. Participants will learn how to identify when...


Wednesday, May 19, 2021 - 3:30pm


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

Wednesday, May 19, 2021 - 6:00pm


This is our first ever group meeting to discuss art, share your work and plan what teen art at Iowa City Public Library can look like. This will be a very informal meeting with like-minded people to talk art, share art and think about next...

Teens Arts & Crafting

Saturday, May 22, 2021 - 11:00am


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