Upcoming events

Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 3:30pm

Digital Media Lab

Do you play Minecraft and want to meet other Minecraft players? Come play at the library in our Digital Media Lab. Build peacefully in creative mode or fight to stay alive in survival mode. All abilities are welcome and group play is encouraged...

Friday, May 24, 2019 - 5:30pm

Storytime Room

Tonight's Friday Flick is the 1997 Disney animated classic, Hercules.

This film is rated G with a runtime of 93 minutes.

Sunday, May 26, 2019 - 2:00pm

Storytime Room

Every May we celebrate the life of Iowa City historian Irving Weber. At one time, Mr. Weber was an owner of an ice cream shoppe in town! Today, create your own ice cream cone to your liking in the Storytime Room from 2-4, just in time for...

Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 4:00pm

Storytime Room

Lego Club is an informal hour of lego building from 4-5pm the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month. Lego Club is intended for school age kids, but younger siblings are allowed to tag along, we will have duplos available as well as regular legos and...

Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 6:00pm


You may have noticed that some new amazing murals have appeared around downtown Iowa City. Now's your chance to take a tour with Thomas Agran, Director of Public Art for the Iowa City Downtown District. Iowa Citizens of all ages, with or...

Thursday, May 30, 2019 - 3:30pm

Storytime Room

If you love games, the library has you covered. Come play video games on the Wii, WiiU and Switch or go low-tech and play one of our board games.

Friday, May 31, 2019 - 5:30pm

Storytime Room

Tonight's Friday Flick is the 1999 Disney animated classic, Tarzan.

This film is rated G with a runtime of 88 minutes.

Sunday, June 2, 2019 - 2:00pm

Storytime Room

The 2019 Summer Reading Program theme is a Universe of Stories, so we will be doing out of this world crafts on Sundays all summer long! Today we will be doing a fun constellation craft for kids using gold stars and chalk on black paper. This...

Monday, June 3, 2019 - 1:00pm

Meeting Room A

Mondays are for movies at the library! Come cool off all summer long with a family friendly movie on Mondays at 1:00. Our Summer movie kickoff of Incredibles 2 will be in Meeting Room A with free popcorn! The Incredibles hero family takes on a...

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 1:00pm

Storytime Room

Tuesdays are for all kinds of games! From videogames to trivia, stop by the Storytime Room on Tuesdays at 1:00 to find out what we're playing! Elementary age kids are welcome.

Now's your chance to show of your Just Dance moves as...