The Bookmobile will not be in service Monday, December 5 to Friday, December 9 due to necessary vehicle maintenance. Bookmobile service is scheduled to resume on Monday, December 12.

Classes & Workshops

Upcoming events

Thursday, December 8, 2022 - 4:00pm

Teen Center, Online

Adam and Matthew from 1 Week Critique are here every Thursday to lead a Teen Writing workshop. If you love to write, or have considered it and have been too scared to try, now's your chance! Teen authors also have the opportunity to have their...

Teens Classes & Workshops

Thursday, December 8, 2022 - 6:00pm

Meeting Room E

Get one-on-one help with your writing from Kirkwood Community College writing faculty at the Community Writing Center. Resumes, applications, op-eds, reports, essays, legal documents, creative writing of all types— all writing is welcome! Walk-in 20...

Adults Teens Classes & Workshops
Make a 2023 Calendar

Thursday, December 8, 2022 - 6:00pm

Digital Media Lab

Before you shop for a 2023 calendar for your home or office, consider making your own! Learn how to create printable calendar pages featuring your own photos in Adobe InDesign. While most mass-produced calendars are folded or spiral-bound, ours will...

Adults Teens Arts & Crafting Classes & Workshops Science & Technology

Tuesday, December 13, 2022 - 4:00pm

Digital Media Lab

Older adults can get one-on-one help with tech questions related to using smartphones, apps, or general software. Chat with University of Iowa student volunteers from the UI Device Advice student organization. Their mission is to shrink the digital...

Adults Classes & Workshops
Graphic Design Hangout

Tuesday, December 13, 2022 - 5:00pm

Digital Media Lab

Do you love to make things in Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, GIMP, Canva, or other graphic design software? Would doing it around others at this specific time motivate you to finally start or finish a project, experiment more, and share...

Adults Teens Arts & Crafting Classes & Workshops Science & Technology

Thursday, December 15, 2022 - 4:00pm

Teen Center, Online

Adam and Matthew from 1 Week Critique are here every Thursday to lead a Teen Writing workshop. If you love to write, or have considered it and have been too scared to try, now's your chance! Teen authors also have the opportunity to have their...

Teens Classes & Workshops
Intro to the Cricut cutting machine

Thursday, December 15, 2022 - 6:00pm

Digital Media Lab

By the time of this event, we'll have a Cricut Maker 3! Anyone interested in using the Cricut to create paper cut-outs, vinyl stickers, iron-on designs, or other creations is invited to this introductory session. Stacey will walk us through the...

Adults Teens Arts & Crafting Classes & Workshops Science & Technology

Thursday, December 15, 2022 - 6:00pm

Canceled

The Community Writing Center is finished for the semester and will start again in January. Watch the library calendar for details.

Adults Teens Classes & Workshops
Make a light-up greeting card

Monday, December 19, 2022 - 6:00pm

Digital Media Lab

Hey, grown-ups! This is your chance to enjoy a program we had for kids in the past. You should get to learn about electronic circuits, too! Using LED bulbs, conductive tape, batteries, and our own drawings (or pre-made images for those who'd...

Adults Teens Arts & Crafting Classes & Workshops Science & Technology

Thursday, December 22, 2022 - 4:00pm

Teen Center, Online

Adam and Matthew from 1 Week Critique are here every Thursday to lead a Teen Writing workshop. If you love to write, or have considered it and have been too scared to try, now's your chance! Teen authors also have the opportunity to have their...

Teens Classes & Workshops