Stories in the Park

Upcoming events

Monday, June 3, 2019 - 10:30am

Willow Creek Park

Held in Willow Creek Park, West Benton Street and Teg Drive, Iowa City.

A preschool-age program where stories and picture books are combined with fingerplays, songs, and action rhymes.
The ICPL bookmobile will be on site and open for...

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 10:30am

Bookmobile, Wetherby Park

Held in Wetherby Park 2398 Taylor Drive, Iowa City.

A preschool-age program where stories and picture books are combined with fingerplays, songs, and action rhymes.
The ICPL bookmobile will be on site and open for checkout. Library...

Friday, June 7, 2019 - 10:30am

Bookmobile, Mercer Park

Held in Mercer Park, near the playground equipment.

A preschool-age program where stories and picture books are combined with fingerplays, songs, and action rhymes.
The ICPL bookmobile will be on site and open for checkout. Library...

Monday, June 10, 2019 - 10:30am

Willow Creek Park

The Skipperlings are three girls singing old songs in three-part harmony with guitar accompaniment. They are a youthful trio and a spin-off from the Family Folk Machine.

Held in Willow Creek Park, West Benton Street and Teg Drive, Iowa...

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 - 10:30am

Bookmobile, Wetherby Park

Held in Wetherby Park 2398 Taylor Drive, Iowa City.

A preschool-age program where stories and picture books are combined with fingerplays, songs, and action rhymes.
The ICPL bookmobile will be on site and open for checkout. Library...

Friday, June 14, 2019 - 10:30am

Bookmobile, Mercer Park

Do you think goats are cute? We do, too! Join us for a silly goat-themed storytime and then meet, cuddle, and feed treats to Nova and some springtime baby goats, who will be visiting us from Wondershire Farm.

Held in Mercer Park, near the...

Monday, June 17, 2019 - 10:30am

Willow Creek Park

The Family Folk Machine is an intergenerational, non-auditioned choir supported by the Iowa City/Johnson County Senior Center that welcomes kids and adults of all ages and backgrounds to sing together with a folk band.

Held in Willow Creek...

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 10:30am

Bookmobile, Wetherby Park

Held in Wetherby Park 2398 Taylor Drive, Iowa City.

A preschool-age program where stories and picture books are combined with fingerplays, songs, and action rhymes.
The ICPL bookmobile will be on site and open for checkout. Library...

Friday, June 21, 2019 - 10:30am

Bookmobile, Mercer Park

StoryJAM is a music storytime program for children and their families. Designed to develop singing and music making as an early literacy skill, come prepared to move, shake, and sing as we take "Joy in Action and Music".

Held in...

Monday, June 24, 2019 - 10:30am

Bookmobile, Willow Creek Park

Police Officer Ashten Hayes will be stopping by to read and tell stories about being a police officer in Iowa City. Bring any questions you have for this amazing athlete, mother and community worker! After Storytime, Ashten will show you the ins...