Science & Technology

Upcoming events

An Introduction to Digital Minimalism

Friday, April 23, 2021 - 10:30am

Online

If you’re feeling overwhelmed by the pace of online life these days, check out this event!

Digital minimalism is a philosophy which involves thinking critically about the benefits and costs of the digital tools in our lives. We’ll...

Adults Classes & Workshops Science & Technology
iPhone Drop-In Help

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 2:00pm

Online

Have questions about your iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, or Mac computer? Let us help!

Bring your questions to this Zoom session with Apple-loving library staff on hand to help you figure things out. We will either talk as a group or split...

Adults Classes & Workshops Science & Technology

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
Android Drop-In Help

Tuesday, May 18, 2021 - 2:00pm

Online

Have questions about your Android smartphone, tablet, or smartwatch? Let us help!

Bring your questions to this Zoom session with Android-loving library staff on hand to help you figure things out. We will either talk as a group or split...

Adults Classes & Workshops Science & Technology

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

Join us for a kick-off of our summer Digital Creativity Challenge! We'll talk about the challenges and share ideas for how to approach them. You'll have June and July to make your art, which will go on display in the library for the...

Adults Teens Tweens Arts & Crafting Science & Technology

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

Thursday, June 17, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

Have you heard that Libby is the easiest way to get free ebooks and e-audiobooks from the library? And did you know that Libby now has digital magazines, too? Do you want to see how it works?

This class will cover downloading the free...

Adults Classes & Workshops Science & Technology