Nature & Gardening

Upcoming events

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

Monday, April 26, 2021 - 6:30pm

Online

Space to Grow is a program intended for ages 13-18. As the series evolves there'll be opportunities to learn, create and share what you know with others.

This program is for Young Adults interested in learning about how to garden, a...

Teens Arts & Crafting Nature & Gardening

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

Saturday, May 15, 2021 - 4:00pm

Online

Join Green Iowa AmeriCorps and the Iowa City Public Library for a discussion of All we can save - Truth, courage, and solutions for the climate crisis edited by Ayana Elizabeth Johnson.

Provocative and illuminating essays from women at...

Adults Book Discussion Nature & Gardening Science & Technology

Wednesday, May 19, 2021 - 3:30pm

Online

Raptology is a raptor & wildlife education group based in Iowa City, IA with the goal to educate the public by providing up close and unique experiences with birds of prey. Since we can't have Joan and the birds of prey from Raptology at...

Adults Teens Tweens Kids Families Nature & Gardening

Saturday, May 22, 2021 - 11:00am

Pedmall

Our garden beds have been prepped and are ready to be planted! From 11 am-12 pm kids and teens are invited to help put in some vegetable plants and get our gardens ready for grow time! No gardening experience is necessary. We will be practicing...

Teens Tweens Kids Families Nature & Gardening

Saturday, June 12, 2021 - 9:00am

Other

The Rochester Township cemetery dates back to the 1830’s, and contains the graves of some of the earliest settlers in the area. It is also one of the few remaining original prairie remnants in the state of Iowa.

It is still a working...

Adults Nature & Gardening

Tuesday, June 15, 2021 - 2:00pm

Online

It's geography...it's history...it's science.

It's armchair travel...it's trivia...it's a competition with fabulous prizes!

Join us for fun and fast-paced bingo featuring "America's greatest...

Tweens Gaming & Pop Culture Nature & Gardening Science & Technology