Children's

Drag Storytime & Costume Ball 2019

Halloween is upon us and it's time to show off this year's dress-up lewks! Join us for a special Halloween-themed Drag Storytime with some of Iowa City's finest drags queens and...

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Storytime with Ellen Buchanan

Join us for a very special guest for family storytime, Iowa City legend Ellen Buchanan! Ellen is a wonderful friend of the library--you won't want to miss her special storytime!

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Storytime with Mari Redington

Join us for a preschool-oriented program that often features special guests or includes longer stories. Preschool Stories & More is recommended for children who are 3, 4, or 5 years old.

Children's

Darrin Crow: Talespinner & Troubadour

There is a Universe of Stories out there, and storyteller Darrin Crow is blasting off to bring them to you. This summer's stories will feature tales of the sun and moon, constellations,...

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The National Mississippi River Museum presents Ocean Odyssey

The NMRM’s traveling touch tank brings live ocean animals to you! Break down common misconceptions surrounding sharks and rays, as we highlight the unique adaptations these animals have to survive...

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SRP Kids: Martika, One Woman Circus Act

Martika is an expert performer in the fire, sideshow, and circus arts. Impossible to pin down, her show contains diverse elements such as fire eating, sword swallowing, daring escapes, and more!...

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Magician Mikayla Oz | Summer Reading Program 2019

Presenter: Mikayla Oz

Directly from the Land of Oz comes a natural born entertainer, Mikayla Oz! In her show you will see things appear, vanish, teleport, transform and even float right in...

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Wilderman’s Treetop Tales with Chad Elliott | Summer Reading Program 2019

Presenter: Chad Elliott

Wilderman’s Treetop Tales is a collection of whimsical poems and paintings created by International award-winning songwriter, Chad Elliott. Think Shel Silverstein...

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Outer Space Buddies | Summer Reading Program 2019

Look up into the night sky because the “Stars” of the show, Galexia & Pandora, are coming to Earth! They may look very different from the Earthlings, but all walks of life deserve love &...

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Pride Month Drag Storytime 2019

In celebration of LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bi, Transgender and Questioning) Pride Month, we are offering a special Drag Storytime Party! Fun costumes are encouraged and we will have silly props...

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