Author Archive for Manny


Tuesday, Apr 27, 2021

Local Libraries LIT to host author and cultural critic Roxane Gay virtually on April 29 Local Libraries LIT (Listen, Initiate, Talk) will host Roxane Gay, award-winning author, professor, editor, and social commentator, during a unique hour-long online program featuring a reading and opportunity to interact. The program will begin at 6:30 p.m. via Zoom, on Thursday, April 29, and reservations are required. The program is free to the public and donations are welcomed, but not required.

Monday, Apr 5, 2021

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Monday, Apr 5, 2021

Iowa City Public Library to adjust Phase 3 reopening guidelines 

Monday, Mar 29, 2021

Local Libraries LIT to host award-winning author Saeed Jones on April 1   Local Libraries LIT (Listen, Initiate, Talk), is a unique partnership between the public libraries in Coralville, Iowa City, and North Liberty, and the University of Iowa Libraries with support from The Tuesday Agency. Together, they will host award-winning author and poet Saeed Jones, a powerful voice in the world of literary activism, whose writing often takes on questions of identity.

Tuesday, Mar 23, 2021

ICPL Bookmobile’s stops CANCELLED on the afternoon of March 23 and all-day March 24th   Due to mechanical problems,  ICPL Bookmobile’s stops for this afternoon Tuesday, March 23, and all day tomorrow, Wednesday, March 24th are cancelled.  The following locations are cancelled:

Friday, Mar 19, 2021

Phase 4 of the Library’s reopening plan welcomes patrons indoors for browsing. Express Access provides the public with an opportunity to come into the building again for limited visits. In addition to previously available services including Lobby Grab and Go, new services will include:

Monday, Mar 1, 2021

For 25 years, Lolly was part of the Iowa City Public Library staff. In 1974 she was appointed to serve as the Director of the library. It was a role she held until her retirement in 1994. 

Monday, Feb 22, 2021

The Iowa City Public Library will be closed Friday, Feb. 26, 2021, for Staff Inservice Day The annual Inservice Day is an opportunity for all Library staff to attend training and discussions designed to improve services for patrons. Staff will break into small group sessions over Zoom for training. 

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