Tweens

Upcoming events

Tuesday, April 20, 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

Saturday, April 24, 2021 - 2:00pm

Other

This month's "Family Night" activity is actually a daytime activity and it's for absolutely everyone to enjoy! This event activity kit includes a ready to-go kit that can be picked up during our Library hours, Monday-Saturday...

Tweens Kids Families Nature & Gardening

Sunday, April 25, 2021 - 2:00pm

Online

We are celebrating the arrival of Spring and Earth Day in April, so we will be featuring a new nonfiction picture books about appreciating nature each week that will be always available to borrow online via our Digital Library collection...

Tweens Kids Families Arts & Crafting

Saturday, May 1, 2021 - 11:00am

Pedmall

Join the Iowa State Chess Association for an outdoor kids chess tournament on the Ped Mall! Pre-register by emailing evigil@gmail.com or register onsite between 10-10:45am. The tournament will start promptly...

Tweens Kids Gaming & Pop Culture

Tuesday, May 4, 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 5, 2021 - 6:00pm

Online

Family Night activities include ready to-go kits that can be picked up during Library Hours, Monday-Saturday 10am-6pm and Sundays 12-5pm. Look for a new activity each month, and you can even request a book bundle with five items to supplement the...

Tweens Kids Families Arts & Crafting Guest Speaker

Saturday, May 15, 2021 - 10:00am

Other

You’re probably familiar with crayfish and worms, but did you know there are over 320 other species of macroinvertebrates living in Iowa’s streams, lakes, and ponds? That number is pretty impressive compared to only 108 species of fish in Iowa....

Tweens Nature & Gardening Science & Technology

Saturday, May 15, 2021 - 12:00pm

Other

You’re probably familiar with crayfish and worms, but did you know there are over 320 other species of macroinvertebrates living in Iowa’s streams, lakes, and ponds? That number is pretty impressive compared to only 108 species of fish in Iowa....

Tweens Nature & Gardening Science & Technology

Saturday, May 15, 2021 - 2:00pm

Other

You’re probably familiar with crayfish and worms, but did you know there are over 320 other species of macroinvertebrates living in Iowa’s streams, lakes, and ponds? That number is pretty impressive compared to only 108 species of fish in Iowa....

Tweens Nature & Gardening Science & Technology

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