Tweens

Upcoming events

Monday, August 8, 2022 - 1:00pm

Meeting Room A

This week we are playing life-size games! Join us for giant Connect Four and Jenga, balloon Pong, and more! Let's Play Monday is a weekly program for all ages. We will be playing a different type of game each week. Participants are free to come...

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Tuesday, August 9, 2022 - 1:00pm

Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C

Elementary-age kids are invited to join us each Tuesday at 1:00 to learn a little bit about a fun skill or hobby that maybe they haven’t tried before! We have experts from the community here to teach you the basics! Naturalists from Johnson County...

Tweens Kids Families Classes & Workshops

Tuesday, August 9, 2022 - 2:00pm

Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C

This encore How-To Tuesday program is for intended for individuals who are neurodivergent their families to enjoy the library together in a neutral environment. Elementary-age kids are invited to join us each Tuesday at 1:00 to learn a little bit...

Tweens Kids Families Classes & Workshops

Tuesday, August 9, 2022 - 4:00pm

Storytime Room

Have you ever wanted to fight monsters, cast spells or steal treasure from a dungeon? If this sounds like your kind of fun, come join us for Totally Tweens: Dungeons and Dragons Club. You will learn how to make characters, roleplay, keep track of...

Tweens Gaming & Pop Culture

Wednesday, August 10, 2022 - 1:00pm

Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C

Join the dancers of Champagne Academy of Irish Dance in Meeting Room A from 1:15pm-2:15pm to learn more about Irish culture, language, music, and dance! Enjoy a showcase of the different kinds of dances by Champagne's performers of all ages,...

Tweens Kids Families Music

Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 10:00am

Other

All good things must come to an end, but that doesn’t mean we can’t go out with splash…or blast! Join us anytime between 10am-12pm in the Chauncey Swan outdoor area to play with bubbles, experience a mega foam blaster and other fun messy and wet...

Tweens Kids Families

Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 4:00pm

Digital Media Lab

Roughly translated as "cuteness," kawaii describes the Japanese cultural trend of celebrating all things adorable - think Hello Kitty, Pikachu, and even emojis. Join children's librarian Casey for a tutorial and experiment with...

Tweens Arts & Crafting Classes & Workshops

Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 6:30pm

Bookmobile

Connect with friends, family and neighbors this summer at Party in the Park. These events occur weekly, on Thursdays, from 6:30-8:00pm. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets and enjoy live music, games, the ICPL Bookmobile, arts and crafts, and treats...

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Friday, August 12, 2022 - 1:00pm

Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C

Take a break from the summer sun and join us every Friday for a matinee movie showing! Movies will be shown in Meeting room A at 1:00 PM and will be rated either G or PG. “Disney nature's new True Life Adventure film “Born In China” takes an...

Tweens Kids Families Movies

Saturday, August 13, 2022 - 8:00am

Bookmobile

Iowa City Public Library Bookmobile will be popping up at the Iowa City Farmers Market from 8:00 am to 11:00 am on select Saturdays this summer. Various activities and crafts will be offered, making this a fun Farmers Market stop for all. Iowa City...

Adults Teens Tweens Kids Babies Families Music