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Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 6:30pm


Show off your smarts and compete, via Zoom, against teens from other libraries in Iowa! There will be five rounds of questions covering books, movies, music, graphic novels, gaming, and current events. Don’t hide that big brain! Your hobby,...

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 7:00pm


Join a minister, a dancer, and a religious anthropologist for a conversation about social justice, the body's awe-inspiring movement, and the tension between the mundane and profound qualities of 21st-century labor.

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Wednesday, November 11, 2020 - 6:00pm


Join us for an online Read Woke book discussion in partnership with the Cedar Rapids Public Library.

Ibram X. Kendi is an American author, historian and scholar of race and discriminatory policy in the United States. In November we'...