Science & Technology

Upcoming events

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 4:00pm

Digital Media Lab

More details to follow

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 7:00pm

Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C

Sean Strub, Iowa City native and author of Body Counts, will talk with the public about the decriminalization of HIV/AIDS. A short film, HIV is not a Crime, diricted and produced by Sean Strub will be shown. ICPL's program is part of a...

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 3:30pm

Storytime Room

Presenter: Iowa City Science Booster Club

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...

Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 6:00pm

Meeting Room A

Presenter: Ute Brandenbug

Analysis of autosomal DNA matches can provide added evidence when traditional sources are insufficient. This case study will demonstrate how I use DNA in conjunction with paper records to solve challenging cases...

Monday, June 3, 2019 - 3:30pm

Digital Media Lab

Wary of the threats lurking around online? Join ICPL staff for an internet safety course. You will learn strategies and skills to protect yourself and your privacy.

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 3:00pm

Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C

Blast-off to summer science and join us for a hands-on demonstration covering electricity and magnetism, optics, space, and physics. Hawk-Eyes on Science and Hawkeyes in Space is an outreach program from the University of Iowa Department of...

Saturday, June 8, 2019 - 8:30pm

Other

Join ICPL staff and members of the Cedar Amateur Astronomers for a special ICPL Astronomy Night event at the Observatory at the Palisades-Dows Preserve.

Members of the CAA will give tours of the facility beginning at 8:30 pm followed by...

Monday, June 10, 2019 - 3:30pm

Digital Media Lab

Discover how to organize and use your Pinterest account to its fullest potential. Learn how to search for boards using various search terms, follow and unfollow boards, make a secret pin board, and much more!

Monday, June 17, 2019 - 3:30pm

Digital Media Lab

Wary of the threats lurking around online? Join ICPL staff for an internet safety course. You will learn strategies and skills to protect yourself and your privacy.

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 7:00pm

Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C

Did you know that there are two huge meteor craters right here in Iowa? Dr. Ray Anderson, Adjunct Professor, UI Earth & Environmental Studies Department, will discuss what happened 74 million years ago when a meteor over one mile in diameter...