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Tweens

Upcoming events

Thursday, January 20, 2022 - 4:00pm

Meeting Room A

Don't just learn science - DO science with the Iowa City Science Booster Club! This monthly hands-on program for tweens gives you a chance to use cool scientific equipment to discover and explore the world around you. Learn about a different...

Tweens Science & Technology

Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 3:00pm

Storytime Room

Have you ever wanted to fight monsters, cast spells or steal treasure from a dungeon? If this sounds like your kind of fun, come join us for Totally Tweens: Dungeons and Dragons Club. You will learn how to make characters, roleplay, keep track of...

Tweens Gaming & Pop Culture

Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 4:00pm

Meeting Room A

Tweens are invited to a monthly meet-up to read and discuss graphic novels. We'll be talking about old favorites, reading new titles, and doing activities around them. Plus, cookies will be served! Registration not required. This program is...

Tweens Book Discussion

Thursday, February 3, 2022 - 4:00pm

Meeting Room A

Want to learn how to cook simple and delicious food you actually like to eat? Want to meet an author who’s so passionate about home cooking she published a cookbook featuring all of her favorite recipes? Join local cookbook author, entrepreneur,...

Teens Tweens Author Visit Book Discussion Classes & Workshops

Saturday, February 5, 2022 - 9:00am

Meeting Room A, Children's Room

On selected days, the Library will open one hour early for individuals who are neurodivergent and their families to enjoy the library together in a neutral environment. From 9-9:30, browse the library and select materials or use computers in a...

Adults Teens Tweens Kids Babies Families Storytimes

Saturday, February 5, 2022 - 2:00pm

Storytime Room

All ages are invited to drop in and create a Black history wall calendar that will help you celebrate and honor Black excellence all year long! Start with a blank wall calendar; select from an array of photographs and quotes of inspiring Black...

Adults Teens Tweens Kids Families Arts & Crafting

Sunday, February 6, 2022 - 1:00pm

Other

Don't miss the Iowa City Parks and Recreation Department's Annual Freeze Fest! Freeze Fest is an free indoor/outdoor learning event for families. Activities take place from 1-3 p.m. on Sunday, February 6th at The Lodge at Terry Trueblood...

Adults Tweens Kids Babies Families Arts & Crafting Nature & Gardening

Thursday, February 10, 2022 - 3:00pm

Storytime Room

Have you ever wanted to fight monsters, cast spells or steal treasure from a dungeon? If this sounds like your kind of fun, come join us for Totally Tweens: Dungeons and Dragons Club. You will learn how to make characters, roleplay, keep track of...

Tweens Gaming & Pop Culture

Thursday, February 10, 2022 - 4:00pm

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....

Tweens Kids Gaming & Pop Culture

Saturday, February 12, 2022 - 4:00pm

Storytime Room

Children of all ages and their families are invited to come to the Storytime Room this evening with a goal of making homemade valentines for all of the residents of a local senior living community. We will have all of the creative supplies needed...

Tweens Kids Families