Call for Entry: Postcards at an Exhibition, Fundraiser for UI Museum of Art

Date: Wednesday, March 16 - Monday, May 16
Location: Iowa Artisans Gallery

  Call For Entry: Postcards at an Exhibition, A fundraiser for the new University of Iowa Museum of Art, now through May 16. Exhibit takes place June... Read More

Outdoor Ping Pong

Date: Monday, May 2 - Thursday, May 5
Location: Black Hawk Mini Park- Ped Mall

Open Washington brings you a week full of Outdoor City Ping Pong! Join us in Black Hawk MIni Park for outdoor ping pong all day!

ICPL Tech Help

Date: Wednesday, May 4 10:00 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Technology getting the better of you? Have questions about computers, ebook readers, iPods, or your cell phone? Want to learn how to surf the net, get a free e... Read More

Preschool Storytime

Date: Wednesday, May 4 10:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 A preschool-age oriented program for preschoolers where longer stories and books are shared with fewer activities. Preschool Storytime is recommended for child... Read More

Weber Days: Realizing Stephen Smith: His Conscience and Conflict

Date: Wednesday, May 4 12:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 UI student Steve Smith (1944-2009) encountered violence as a civil rights worker in Mississippi, led a hunger strike in downtown Iowa City, and burned his draf... Read More

Teen Center Tech Times

Date: Wednesday, May 4 4:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops... Read More

Music is the Word/Weber Days: History of the UI School of Music

Date: Wednesday, May 4 7:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Since 1906, there has been a School of Music at the University of Iowa. Come hear music librarian Katie Buehner discuss the evolution of this one hundred and t... Read More

Senior Tech Zone

Date: Thursday, May 5 10:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Want to learn how to use Google or make better searches? Or would you like to try your hand at Facebook, blogging or learn how to scan? Or maybe you just need... Read More

Preschool Storytime

Date: Thursday, May 5 10:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 A preschool-age oriented program for preschoolers where longer stories and books are shared with fewer activities. Preschool Storytime is recommended for child... Read More

Teen Center Tech Times

Date: Thursday, May 5 3:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops... Read More

Wii Gaming for School-age Children

Date: Thursday, May 5 3:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Come play after-school Wii games with us in the Storytime Room

Gems of Hope Workshop at Beadolgoy Iowa

Date: Thursday, May 5 6:00 PM
Location: Beadology Iowa

 Join others in the community to support cancer patients by helping create inspirational cards and beautiful earrings for new cancer patients at UIHC.  Thi... Read More

Teen Dungeons and Dragons

Date: Thursday, May 5 6:30 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Calling all teenage adventurers! We're starting a Dungeons and Dragons campaign, and we want you to join. Never played Dungeons and Dragons? No problem! Allie... Read More

Fly Over Fashion Fest

Date: Friday, May 6 - Sunday, May 8
Location: Iowa City Downtown District

  FlyOver Fashion Fest is a day and a half fashion festival brought to you by the Iowa Fashion Project and the Iowa City Downtown District taking place on May... Read More

Don Rinner Trunk Show

Date: Friday, May 6 - Friday, May 6
Location: Iowa Artisans Gallery

Iowa Artisans Gallery hosts a trunk show featuring a large selection of loose stones plus ready-made jewelry by Don Rinner, May 6 – 8, 2016. Rinner will be in... Read More

Kirkwood English Conversation Club

Date: Friday, May 6 10:00 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 All are welcome at this informal gathering for conversation and community. The English Conversation Club is run by volunteers from Kirkwood Community College w... Read More

Book Babies

Date: Friday, May 6 10:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Rhymes, fingerplays, songs and short stories designed to stimulate your infant's language development. We ask that there be a lap for every baby.

Book Babies

Date: Friday, May 6 1:30 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Rhymes, fingerplays, songs and short stories designed to stimulate your infant's language development. We ask that there be a lap for every baby.

Teen Center Tech Times

Date: Friday, May 6 3:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops... Read More

35th Anniversary Senior Center Member Art Show

Date: Friday, May 6 4:00 PM
Location: Iowa City / Johnson County Senior Center

As part of its 35th anniversary celebration and in honor of Older Americans Month, the Iowa City - Johnson County Senior Center will showcase the artistic talents of... Read More

35th Anniversary Senior Center Member Art Show

Date: Friday, May 6 4:00 PM
Location: Iowa City / Johnson County Senior Center

As part of its 35th anniversary celebration and in honor of Older Americans Month, the Iowa City - Johnson County Senior Center will showcase the artistic talents of... Read More

FLYOVER FASHION Presents: Le Youth

Date: Friday, May 6 10:30 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

In partnership with the Iowa City Downtown District, the Iowa Fashion Project presents: FLYOVER FASHION FEST. A new two-day fashion, music and ideas festival taking... Read More

Make a Mala-Optional Guided Practice

Date: Saturday, May 7 10:00 AM
Location: Beadology Iowa

 Make your own prayer bracelet, called a Mala, using elastic, beads, and a tassel. Prayer beads are a traditional tool used to count the number of times a mant... Read More

Family Storytime

Date: Saturday, May 7 10:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Designed for the whole family and presented at a time convenient for most working parents.   Storytime includes both shorter and longer stories combined... Read More

Teen Center Tech Times

Date: Saturday, May 7 1:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops... Read More

Fly Over Fashion Fest Panel: Politics of Personal Style

Date: Saturday, May 7 4:00 PM
Location: Beadology Iowa

Fashion, Music, and Ideas are the themes of this first Fly Over Fashion Festi in downtown Iowa City May 6-7. Join us in the Bead Lab for a panel talking about the p... Read More

FLYOVER FASHION Presents: Neon Indian (DJ Set)

Date: Saturday, May 7 10:30 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

w. Cedar Rapids native Caleb Condit “Neon Indian (aka Alan Palomo) has announced the long awaited follow up to 2011’s Era Extraña and this year&r... Read More

Sunday Fun Day

Date: Sunday, May 8 2:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Fun activities for families to enjoy together. 5/1 - Tissue Paper Suncatchers 5/8 - Button Bookmarks 5/15 - Music is the Word, Sing Along: Aladdin 5/22 - B... Read More

This Is Only A Test Comedy Showcase

Date: Sunday, May 8 7:30 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

Students taking the Stand-up Comedy Practicum course have their final showcase. Hosted by Megan Gogerty.

Haunted Summer, Rugged Little Thing

Date: Sunday, May 8 9:00 PM
Location: Gabe\'s Oasis

The songs of Haunted Summer are dreamy and hypnotic, rich with orchestral strings and sultry electronic textures, and with their EP, Something in the Water, the grou... Read More

ICPL Tech Help

Date: Monday, May 9 10:00 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Technology getting the better of you? Have questions about computers, ebook readers, iPods, or your cell phone? Want to learn how to surf the net, get a free e... Read More

Toddler Storytime

Date: Monday, May 9 10:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Specifically planned for toddlers or young preschoolers. The same program is performed Mondays and Tuesdays each week. Ideal for young children with short atte... Read More

Teen Center Tech Times

Date: Monday, May 9 4:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops... Read More

Toddler Storytime

Date: Tuesday, May 10 10:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Specifically planned for toddlers or young preschoolers. The same program is performed Mondays and Tuesdays each week. Ideal for young children with short atte... Read More

ICPL Tech Help

Date: Tuesday, May 10 12:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Technology getting the better of you? Have questions about computers, ebook readers, iPods, or your cell phone? Want to learn how to surf the net, get a free e... Read More

UAY Job Shop

Date: Tuesday, May 10 3:30 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Job Shop is a program where teens ages 12-17 years can receive free help from UAY staff to search for jobs. At Job Shop we aim to help you gain the skills you... Read More

Teen Center Tech Times

Date: Tuesday, May 10 4:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops... Read More

Iowa Writers' House Presents: The Violet Realm

Date: Tuesday, May 10 6:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Come join your fellow fantasy,sci-fi, and fiction writers for the Iowa Writers’ House two-hour write-in sessions every second and fourth Tuesday at the I... Read More

ICPL Tech Help

Date: Wednesday, May 11 10:00 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Technology getting the better of you? Have questions about computers, ebook readers, iPods, or your cell phone? Want to learn how to surf the net, get a free e... Read More

Preschool Storytime

Date: Wednesday, May 11 10:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 A preschool-age oriented program for preschoolers where longer stories and books are shared with fewer activities. Preschool Storytime is recommended for child... Read More

Music on Wednesday @ICPL: Crystal City

Date: Wednesday, May 11 12:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Singer/songwriter Dave Helmer teamed up with choral singer Sam Drella in 2009 to form Crystal City. The group draws its name from the Gram Parsons song “... Read More

Teen Center Tech Times

Date: Wednesday, May 11 4:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops... Read More

Whitechapel

Date: Wednesday, May 11 5:00 PM
Location: Gabe\'s Oasis

Returning with the fifth full-length of their decimating career, there is no stopping the juggernaut that is Whitechapel. Our Endless War is the culmination of every... Read More

Soldering and Bezeling through Kirkwood Community College

Date: Wednesday, May 11 5:30 PM
Location: Beadology Iowa

 In this two session metal working class, participants will focus on learning and practicing basic soldering skills. Then use these skills to make a pendant w... Read More

december Magazine: Readings and Reception

Date: Wednesday, May 11 7:00 PM
Location: Prairie Lights Books

As literary journals around the country scale back or shut down, one of America’s most iconic literary journals – founded in Iowa City – recently e... Read More

Music Is the Word-First United Methodist Church Organ concert: Weber Days

Date: Wednesday, May 11 7:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Local history display and organ concert featuring Dr. Melanie Sigafoose. Event will be held at First United Methodist Church, 214 East Jefferson St.

Senior Tech Zone

Date: Thursday, May 12 10:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Want to learn how to use Google or make better searches? Or would you like to try your hand at Facebook, blogging or learn how to scan? Or maybe you just need... Read More

Weber Days: Restoring Scanned Images Part I

Date: Thursday, May 12 11:00 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Learn to restore a scanned image by using GIMP, a free, open source software similar to Adobe Photoshop. In this class learn how to get around in GIMP, import... Read More

Teen Center Tech Times

Date: Thursday, May 12 3:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops... Read More

Music is the Word: Totally Tweens: Musical Minute-to-Win-It

Date: Thursday, May 12 3:30 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Test your tempo in minute long musical matches of skill to score a symphony of silly prizes. For children in grades 3rd-6th.

Free Glass Tutorials

Date: Thursday, May 12 5:30 PM
Location: Beadology Iowa

 For those with base glass skills through our classes or other sources. Tap into Beadology Iowa instructor Wendy Ford’s expertise to expand your skill set... Read More

Iowa Women’s Archive Fundraiser Ft: Tom Mason & HomeBrewed

Date: Thursday, May 12 6:30 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

Suggested donation: $10 at the door for adults ($20 with and IWA t-Shirt), $5 for students ($15 with and IWA t-Shirt) Tom Mason and the Blue Buccaneers play with... Read More

Teen Dungeons and Dragons

Date: Thursday, May 12 6:30 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Calling all teenage adventurers! We're starting a Dungeons and Dragons campaign, and we want you to join. Never played Dungeons and Dragons? No problem! Allie... Read More

Music is the Word Documentary Screening: Troubadour Blues

Date: Thursday, May 12 7:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Troubadour Blues is a journey into the world of well-traveled singer-songwriters in the tradition of Woody Guthrie, including Peter Case, Mary Gauthier, Chris... Read More

Tom Hamilton's American Babies

Date: Thursday, May 12 10:00 PM
Location: Gabe\'s Oasis

2015 is shaping up to be a monumental year for Philadelphia-based musician Tom Hamilton, whose American Babies have returned to the studio to record their latest LP;... Read More

Book Babies

Date: Friday, May 13 10:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Rhymes, fingerplays, songs and short stories designed to stimulate your infant's language development. We ask that there be a lap for every baby.

Book Babies

Date: Friday, May 13 1:30 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Rhymes, fingerplays, songs and short stories designed to stimulate your infant's language development. We ask that there be a lap for every baby.

Teen Center Tech Times

Date: Friday, May 13 3:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops... Read More

You Artistry Collaborative

Date: Friday, May 13 5:30 PM
Location: Beadology Iowa

This event is a coming together of people without labels, embracing our diversity and discussing the issues surrounding racism and social justice. Familiarity and id... Read More

Jack Lion

Date: Friday, May 13 9:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

“After we stepped off stage at the Trumpet Blossom Cafe, the room went dead silent as people were soaking in the music. We knew that we had to pursue this,&rdq... Read More

Bojangles: Wire and Beaded Bracelet

Date: Saturday, May 14 10:00 AM
Location: Beadology Iowa

 Make a wire bracelet using sterling and copper wire and a variety of beads, including crystal, stone, and glass. This project is not for those who love perfec... Read More

Family Storytime

Date: Saturday, May 14 10:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Designed for the whole family and presented at a time convenient for most working parents.   Storytime includes both shorter and longer stories combined... Read More

ICPL Teen Activity Group

Date: Saturday, May 14 1:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Calling all people in grades 7-12! TAG is looking for new members!   The Iowa City Public Library Teen Activity Group (TAG) is designed to energize teen... Read More

Teen Center Tech Times

Date: Saturday, May 14 1:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops... Read More

Way Cool Chemistry

Date: Saturday, May 14 2:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Experience the excitement of chemistry with science experiments and demonstrations. For grades 5-8.

One-on-One Bead Crochet Tutorials

Date: Saturday, May 14 4:00 PM
Location: Beadology Iowa

Sign up for private or small group bead crochet tutorials. Each private session will be 45-minute appointment. Appointments must be made in advance and will be tak... Read More

State Champs

Date: Saturday, May 14 6:00 PM
Location: Gabe\'s Oasis

Zeta June

Date: Saturday, May 14 10:00 PM
Location: Gabe\'s Oasis

Bike to Work Week at Beadology Iowa

Date: Sunday, May 15 - Friday, May 20
Location: Beadology Iowa

 Join Beadology Iowa in celebrating Bike to Work Week. Those biking downtown and making a purchase are afforded 15% off their purchase if wearing their helmet.... Read More

Dr. Scott Talks Dinosaurs!

Date: Sunday, May 15 1:30 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

Venue: Englert Theatre Ticketing: $25 General Admission + Fees Purchase tickets at the Box Office or Online More Info: Dr. Scott DESCRIPTION This kid-friendl... Read More

Music is the Word, Sing-Along: Aladdin

Date: Sunday, May 15 2:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Using the power of a magic genie, Aladdin disguises himself as a prince in order to marry Princess Jasmine.   Today we're finishing our Sing-Along movie... Read More

Artifactory’s Art in the Afternoon: Brian Lee

Date: Sunday, May 15 2:00 PM
Location: Beadology Iowa

 As a step toward building a new Art Center, Arts Iowa City/ the Artifactory project is continuing its series of Sunday art events, sponsored by Beadology Iowa.... Read More

Artifactory's Life Drawing Drop-In

Date: Sunday, May 15 5:00 PM
Location: Beadology Iowa

 Drawing the figure is captivating and challenging. The figure may later inhabit our landscapes and scenes. Bring your drawing and sketching supplies for this m... Read More

Parker Millsap

Date: Sunday, May 15 7:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

The Very Last Day Parker Millsap didn’t know not to sing like this. Listening to old albums as a kid alone in his room, he didn’t realize howling like a... Read More

ICPL Tech Help

Date: Monday, May 16 10:00 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Technology getting the better of you? Have questions about computers, ebook readers, iPods, or your cell phone? Want to learn how to surf the net, get a free e... Read More

Toddler Storytime

Date: Monday, May 16 10:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Specifically planned for toddlers or young preschoolers. The same program is performed Mondays and Tuesdays each week. Ideal for young children with short atte... Read More

Teen Center Tech Times

Date: Monday, May 16 4:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops... Read More

Divinion, High Five Sinners, Sex Knuckle

Date: Monday, May 16 9:00 PM
Location: Gabe\'s Oasis

Weber Days: Restoring Scanned Images Part II

Date: Tuesday, May 17 10:00 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Learn to restore a scanned image by using GIMP, a free, open source software similar to Adobe Photoshop. In this class learn how to correct a photo's color bal... Read More

Toddler Storytime

Date: Tuesday, May 17 10:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Specifically planned for toddlers or young preschoolers. The same program is performed Mondays and Tuesdays each week. Ideal for young children with short atte... Read More

ICPL Tech Help

Date: Tuesday, May 17 12:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Technology getting the better of you? Have questions about computers, ebook readers, iPods, or your cell phone? Want to learn how to surf the net, get a free e... Read More

Teen Center Tech Times

Date: Tuesday, May 17 4:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops... Read More

Iowa Writers' House Presents: The Great Green Room

Date: Tuesday, May 17 6:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 The Great Green Room (GGR) is the Writers' House group for children's writers and illustrators of picture books, young adult, and middle grade fiction and non-... Read More

Entrefest

Date: Wednesday, May 18 - Friday, May 20
Location: Iowa City Downtown District

  EntreFEST is a once-a-year opportunity to plug into the entire innovation ecosystem in Iowa. Its unique combination of hands-on educational sessions and comf... Read More

ICPL Tech Help

Date: Wednesday, May 18 10:00 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Technology getting the better of you? Have questions about computers, ebook readers, iPods, or your cell phone? Want to learn how to surf the net, get a free e... Read More

Preschool Storytime

Date: Wednesday, May 18 10:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 A preschool-age oriented program for preschoolers where longer stories and books are shared with fewer activities. Preschool Storytime is recommended for child... Read More

Weber Days: The Secret Lives of Houses: How to Research your House's History.

Date: Wednesday, May 18 12:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Learn from Alicia Trimble, Executive Director of Friends of Historic Preservation how to research the history of your home or a building.

Teen Center Tech Times

Date: Wednesday, May 18 4:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops... Read More

Soldering and Bezeling through Kirkwood Community College

Date: Wednesday, May 18 5:25 PM
Location: Beadology Iowa

 In this two session metal working class, participants will focus on learning and practicing basic soldering skills. Then use these skills to make a pendant w... Read More

Tommy Emmanuel

Date: Wednesday, May 18 8:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

Venue: Englert Theatre Ticketing: $39.50 Reserved Seating + Fees DESCRIPTION “Tommy Emmanuel’s steel-string fretwork is technically dazzling and atmospheric... Read More

Senior Tech Zone

Date: Thursday, May 19 10:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Want to learn how to use Google or make better searches? Or would you like to try your hand at Facebook, blogging or learn how to scan? Or maybe you just need... Read More

Preschool Storytime

Date: Thursday, May 19 10:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 A preschool-age oriented program for preschoolers where longer stories and books are shared with fewer activities. Preschool Storytime is recommended for child... Read More

Teen Center Tech Times

Date: Thursday, May 19 3:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops... Read More

After School Minecraft

Date: Thursday, May 19 3:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Do you play Minecraft and want to meet other Minecraft players? Come play for an hour at the library. Build peacefully in creative mode or fight to stay alive... Read More

Teen Dungeons and Dragons

Date: Thursday, May 19 6:30 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Calling all teenage adventurers! We're starting a Dungeons and Dragons campaign, and we want you to join. Never played Dungeons and Dragons? No problem! Allie... Read More

Shannon and the Clams

Date: Thursday, May 19 9:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

The American West. America’s America. It was here in three very different worlds that Shannon and the Clams were spawned. From the dark redwood forests of Oreg... Read More

Book Babies

Date: Friday, May 20 10:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Rhymes, fingerplays, songs and short stories designed to stimulate your infant's language development. We ask that there be a lap for every baby.

Book Babies

Date: Friday, May 20 1:30 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Rhymes, fingerplays, songs and short stories designed to stimulate your infant's language development. We ask that there be a lap for every baby.

Teen Center Tech Times

Date: Friday, May 20 3:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops... Read More

Spanish Book Club -

Date: Friday, May 20 6:15 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 The Spanish Book Club will meet in Meeting Room B. This month, the Book Club will discuss "Crímenes que no olvidaré" by Alicia Gim&eacu... Read More

NEW CLASS!! Sunflower Drop Earrings

Date: Saturday, May 21 10:00 AM
Location: Beadology Iowa

Using peyote stich and a variety of embellishment techniques, create this circular pair of earrings with a lovely drop using 2 sizes of seed beads, magatamas, presse... Read More

Family Storytime

Date: Saturday, May 21 10:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Designed for the whole family and presented at a time convenient for most working parents.   Storytime includes both shorter and longer stories combined... Read More

City Paddle Boarding

Date: Saturday, May 21 11:00 AM
Location: Black Hawk Mini Park- Ped Mall

Join Downtown Iowa City & Avid 4 Adventure for some city paddle boarding in Black Hawk Mini Park. That's right, downtown paddle boarding in the middle of the ped... Read More

Teen Center Tech Times

Date: Saturday, May 21 1:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops... Read More

6:30-8:30 PM Ped Mall Concert-Music is the Word Finale: Catfish Keith

Date: Saturday, May 21 6:30 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Gather on the Ped Mall for a special Saturday night concert to wrap up our year-long Music is the Word series welcoming the University of Iowa School of Music... Read More

Lily & Madeleine

Date: Saturday, May 21 8:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

Lily & Madeleine’s goal is to release an album-a-year for three years — a rare feat when the trend among singer-songwriters is to space albums by hal... Read More

Circle of Heat, Meteor Cat

Date: Saturday, May 21 10:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Yacht Club

With all four members having the distinction of being graduates of the University of Minnesota School of Music, Circle of Heat doesn’t mess around. That doesn&... Read More

Outdoor Yoga with HotHouse Yoga

Date: Sunday, May 22 12:00 PM
Location: Black Hawk Mini Park- Ped Mall

 Outdoor Yoga classes in Black Hawk Mini Park in the pedmall with Hot House Yoga this summer as part of the Open Washington Campaign.

Sunday Fun Day

Date: Sunday, May 22 2:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Fun activities for families to enjoy together. 5/1 - Tissue Paper Suncatchers 5/8 - Button Bookmarks 5/15 - Music is the Word, Sing Along: Aladdin 5/22 - B... Read More

The Jayhawks

Date: Sunday, May 22 7:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

The Jayhawks and their rootsy sound were definitely swimming against the tide when they emerged from a crowded Minnesota music scene in 1985. Over the course of two... Read More

ICPL Tech Help

Date: Monday, May 23 10:00 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Technology getting the better of you? Have questions about computers, ebook readers, iPods, or your cell phone? Want to learn how to surf the net, get a free e... Read More

Toddler Storytime

Date: Monday, May 23 10:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Specifically planned for toddlers or young preschoolers. The same program is performed Mondays and Tuesdays each week. Ideal for young children with short atte... Read More

Teen Center Tech Times

Date: Monday, May 23 4:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops... Read More

Weber Days: Introduction to Genealogy

Date: Monday, May 23 4:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Have you ever wondered about your family tree? Not sure how to start searching for your ancestors? Come join us for an Introduction to Genealogy. From what que... Read More

Toddler Storytime

Date: Tuesday, May 24 10:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Specifically planned for toddlers or young preschoolers. The same program is performed Mondays and Tuesdays each week. Ideal for young children with short atte... Read More

ICPL Tech Help

Date: Tuesday, May 24 12:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Technology getting the better of you? Have questions about computers, ebook readers, iPods, or your cell phone? Want to learn how to surf the net, get a free e... Read More

Teen Center Tech Times

Date: Tuesday, May 24 4:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops... Read More

Iowa Writers' House Presents: The Violet Realm

Date: Tuesday, May 24 6:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Come join your fellow fantasy,sci-fi, and fiction writers for the Iowa Writers’ House two-hour write-in sessions every second and fourth Tuesday at the I... Read More

Make 3 Pairs of Earrings: Intro to Wirework through Kirkwood

Date: Tuesday, May 24 6:00 PM
Location: Beadology Iowa

Who doesn’t need a new pair of earrings? Learn to make earrings for yourself or as gifts. Two wirework skills will be practiced and used to make three pairs... Read More

B.Y.O.Book -

Date: Tuesday, May 24 6:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

 Join us for the spring 2016 series of the B.Y.O.Book "Books In Bars" Book Club meetups! We will celebrate the Pulitzer Centennial by featuring books... Read More

ICPL Tech Help

Date: Wednesday, May 25 10:00 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Technology getting the better of you? Have questions about computers, ebook readers, iPods, or your cell phone? Want to learn how to surf the net, get a free e... Read More

Preschool Storytime

Date: Wednesday, May 25 10:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 A preschool-age oriented program for preschoolers where longer stories and books are shared with fewer activities. Preschool Storytime is recommended for child... Read More

Music on Wednesday @ICPL/Weber Days: Old Post Office Brass

Date: Wednesday, May 25 12:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 "Old Post Office Brass" reflects the home base in the Senior Center, formerly the Iowa City Post Office, and is a part of the New Horizons Band. This... Read More

Teen Center Tech Times

Date: Wednesday, May 25 4:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops... Read More

Websterx

Date: Wednesday, May 25 5:00 PM
Location: Blue Moose Tap House

Sam Ahmed, otherwise known as WebsterX is a 23 year old recording artist from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Beginning his music career in 2013 WebsterX released his first mi... Read More

Free Metal Work Tutorial

Date: Wednesday, May 25 5:00 PM
Location: Beadology Iowa

 For those with base metal working skills through our classes or other sources. Tap into Beadology Iowa instructor Leslie Hollis’s expertise to expand you... Read More

Weber Days: Making Sense Out of Iowa City Streets

Date: Wednesday, May 25 7:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Citizen historian Thomas Schulein will present a program on how Iowa City streets were named.   Making Sense Out of Iowa City Streets - Why can't we see... Read More

4-H/BBBS Photo Scavenger Hunt

Date: Wednesday, May 25 7:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 4-H and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Johnson County will be concluding their downtown photo scavenger hunt.

Preschool Storytime

Date: Thursday, May 26 10:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 A preschool-age oriented program for preschoolers where longer stories and books are shared with fewer activities. Preschool Storytime is recommended for child... Read More

Senior Tech Zone

Date: Thursday, May 26 10:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Want to learn how to use Google or make better searches? Or would you like to try your hand at Facebook, blogging or learn how to scan? Or maybe you just need... Read More

Teen Center Tech Times

Date: Thursday, May 26 1:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops... Read More

Teen Dungeons and Dragons

Date: Thursday, May 26 6:30 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Calling all teenage adventurers! We're starting a Dungeons and Dragons campaign, and we want you to join. Never played Dungeons and Dragons? No problem! Allie... Read More

O'Brother

Date: Thursday, May 26 8:30 PM
Location: Gabe\'s Oasis

Comfort zones are overrated—just ask the five members of the Atlanta-based rock outfit O'Brother. When they decamped from their home turf in early 2013 to take ove... Read More

Book Babies

Date: Friday, May 27 10:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Rhymes, fingerplays, songs and short stories designed to stimulate your infant's language development. We ask that there be a lap for every baby.

Teen Center Tech Times

Date: Friday, May 27 1:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops... Read More

Book Babies

Date: Friday, May 27 1:30 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Rhymes, fingerplays, songs and short stories designed to stimulate your infant's language development. We ask that there be a lap for every baby.

Friday Night Concert Series - Kevin B.F. Burt & the Instigators

Date: Friday, May 27 6:30 PM
Location: Iowa City Downtown District

 The Friday Night Concert Series hosts FREE, family-friendly events on the Pedestrian Plaza downtown Iowa City featuring live music performances by local bands... Read More

Funtcase, Dirty Phonics

Date: Friday, May 27 8:00 PM
Location: Blue Moose Tap House

FuntCase aka James Hazell is a producer and DJ from Bournemouth, UK. He is known for his raw and dirty sound, forging the way with his controversial 'filthy' style o... Read More

The Milk Carton Kids

Date: Friday, May 27 8:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

Grammy-nominated harmony duo The Milk Carton Kids released their third album, Monterey on May 19, 2015. A refreshing alternative to the foot-stomping grandeur of the... Read More

Arbor Labor Union

Date: Friday, May 27 9:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

4 Years ago, in the Peach state of Georgia, there was a mighty green Conifer tree whose limbs were wider than the smile on the sun. From this tree hung many a seed.... Read More

Soldering Sampler

Date: Saturday, May 28 9:00 AM
Location: Beadology Iowa

This workshop involves beginner and intermediate soldering. Learn and hone a variety of soldering skills—connecting an open jump ring, adding a ring to another... Read More

Family Storytime

Date: Saturday, May 28 10:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Designed for the whole family and presented at a time convenient for most working parents.   Storytime includes both shorter and longer stories combined... Read More

Teen Center Tech Times

Date: Saturday, May 28 1:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops... Read More

NEW CLASS!! Swarovski Wire Earrings

Date: Saturday, May 28 1:00 PM
Location: Beadology Iowa

 Learn from a new guest instructor to use jewelry making tools and wire wrapping techniques to make earrings that dangle and sparkle. After class, take these t... Read More

Sunday Fun Day

Date: Sunday, May 29 2:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Fun activities for families to enjoy together. 5/1 - Tissue Paper Suncatchers 5/8 - Button Bookmarks 5/15 - Music is the Word, Sing Along: Aladdin 5/22 - B... Read More

Toddler Storytime

Date: Tuesday, May 31 10:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Specifically planned for toddlers or young preschoolers. The same program is performed Mondays and Tuesdays each week. Ideal for young children with short atte... Read More

ICPL Tech Help

Date: Tuesday, May 31 12:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Technology getting the better of you? Have questions about computers, ebook readers, iPods, or your cell phone? Want to learn how to surf the net, get a free e... Read More

Teen Center Tech Times

Date: Tuesday, May 31 1:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops... Read More

ICPL Tech Help

Date: Wednesday, June 1 10:00 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Technology getting the better of you? Have questions about computers, ebook readers, iPods, or your cell phone? Want to learn how to surf the net, get a free e... Read More

Iowa Arts Festival

Date: Friday, June 3 - Sunday, June 5
Location: Summer of the Arts

Come to Iowa Arts Festival, sponsored by Veridian Credit Union, you're in for a treat! Take a walk through over 100 Visual Artist's booths to admire the creativity... Read More

Iowa Arts Festival

Date: Friday, June 3 - Sunday, June 5
Location: Summer of the Arts

  The Iowa Arts Festival is a weekend-long, free, community celebration featuring over 115 local and national visual artists displaying and selling their artwo... Read More

Friday Night Concert Series

Date: Friday, June 3 6:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

 Friday Night Concert Series presented by Toyota-Scion of Iowa City - Pedestrian Mall right outside of the Sheraton Iowa City Hotel

Iowa Walk for Epilepsy & 5k- Iowa City

Date: Saturday, June 4 9:00 AM
Location: City of Iowa City

  The Iowa Walk for Epilepsy & 5K is being presented by University of Iowa Health Care - Department of Neurology & Neurosurgery and organized by the Ep... Read More

(Hed) Pe

Date: Tuesday, June 7 6:00 PM
Location: Gabe\'s Oasis

The quest to uncover the truth has given California-based hardcore pioneers (Hed)p.e. new life. While the band has weathered the stormy waters of the music business... Read More

Friday Night Concert Series - Motherlode

Date: Friday, June 10 6:30 PM
Location: Iowa City Downtown District

 The Friday Night Concert Series hosts FREE, family-friendly events on the Pedestrian Plaza downtown Iowa City featuring live music performances by local bands... Read More

Friday Night Concert Series

Date: Friday, June 10 6:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

 Friday Night Concert Series presented by Toyota-Scion of Iowa City - Pedestrian Mall right outside of the Sheraton Iowa City Hotel

Paula Poundstone

Date: Friday, June 10 8:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

“At the top of her game…” (San Francisco Chronicle) “Never been funnier…” (Boston Globe) “Insightful, thought-provoking humor… (Chicago Tribune... Read More

Gregory Alan Isakov

Date: Saturday, June 11 8:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

Born in Johannesburg, South Africa, and calling Colorado home, Gregory Alan Isakov has been traveling all his life. Songs that hone a masterful quality tell a story... Read More

Free Movie Series - Zoolander

Date: Saturday, June 11 8:15 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

The Free Movie Series features a full-length movie on the University of Iowa Pentacrest outside of Macbride Hall in downtown Iowa City. Each week you can enjoy a cla... Read More

Free Movie Series

Date: Saturday, June 11 8:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

Free Movie Series presented by Collins Community Credit Union and the UI Pentacrest Museums - UI Pentacrest outside of Macbride Hall  

Stephen King

Date: Monday, June 13 7:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

Please join us on June 13th for an evening with Stephen King on our stage as he talks about his new book, End of Watch. Prairie Lights is fortunate to be one of only... Read More

Black Mountain

Date: Wednesday, June 15 8:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

“We were toying with the idea of calling the album Our Strongest Material To Date” laughs Jeremy Schmidt. The Vancouver outfit’s keyboardist can af... Read More

Hippo Campus

Date: Thursday, June 16 9:00 PM
Location: Gabe\'s Oasis

A strange thing happens when freshwater and saltwater rub up against each other. In the ocean, when left undisturbed, the two kinds of water will separate into strat... Read More

Friday Night Concert Series

Date: Friday, June 17 6:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

 Friday Night Concert Series presented by Toyota-Scion of Iowa City - Pedestrian Mall right outside of the Sheraton Iowa City Hotel

Friday Night Concert Series - The Fez

Date: Friday, June 17 6:30 PM
Location: Iowa City Downtown District

 The Friday Night Concert Series hosts FREE, family-friendly events on the Pedestrian Plaza downtown Iowa City featuring live music performances by local bands... Read More

Free Movie Series - RENT

Date: Saturday, June 18 8:15 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

 The Free Movie Series features a full-length movie on the University of Iowa Pentacrest outside of Macbride Hall in downtown Iowa City. Each week you can enjoy... Read More

Free Movie Series

Date: Saturday, June 18 8:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

Free Movie Series presented by Collins Community Credit Union and the UI Pentacrest Museums - UI Pentacrest outside of Macbride Hall  

Outdoor Yoga with HotHouse Yoga

Date: Sunday, June 19 12:00 PM
Location: Black Hawk Mini Park- Ped Mall

 Outdoor Yoga classes in Black Hawk Mini Park in the pedmall with Hot House Yoga this summer as part of the Open Washington Campaign.

Friday Night Concert Series - Winterland

Date: Friday, June 24 6:30 PM
Location: Iowa City Downtown District

The Friday Night Concert Series hosts FREE, family-friendly events on the Pedestrian Plaza downtown Iowa City featuring live music performances by local bands and ar... Read More

Friday Night Concert Series

Date: Friday, June 24 6:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

 Friday Night Concert Series presented by Toyota-Scion of Iowa City - Pedestrian Mall right outside of the Sheraton Iowa City Hotel

James McCartney

Date: Friday, June 24 8:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

Critically acclaimed singer-songwriter James McCartney has remained fiercely dedicated to his musical vision of melding smart hooks and feral alt-rock with the grand... Read More

BrianFest

Date: Saturday, June 25 12:00 PM
Location: Pedestrian Mall

BrianFest is the primary fundraiser for the Brian Cretzmeyer Trust for Young Musicians. This year we will again be at the Ped mall from 12:00 - 5:00 on June 25th, w... Read More

Free Movie Series - The Wedding Singer

Date: Saturday, June 25 8:15 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

The Free Movie Series features a full-length movie on the University of Iowa Pentacrest outside of Macbride Hall in downtown Iowa City. Each week you can enjoy a cla... Read More

Free Movie Series

Date: Saturday, June 25 8:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

Free Movie Series presented by Collins Community Credit Union and the UI Pentacrest Museums - UI Pentacrest outside of Macbride Hall  

Iowa City Jazz Festival

Date: Friday, July 1 - Sunday, July 3
Location: Summer of the Arts

  Since its humble beginnings in 1991 the Iowa City Jazz Festival has transformed into a nationally recognized event with an average annual audience of more th... Read More

Iowa City Jazz Festival

Date: Friday, July 1 - Sunday, July 3
Location: Summer of the Arts

The 2016 Iowa City Jazz Festival presented by the University of Iowa Community Credit Union is scheduled for July 1-3 in the heart of Iowa City! Come down for a th... Read More

Friday Night Concert Series

Date: Friday, July 1 6:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

 Friday Night Concert Series presented by Toyota-Scion of Iowa City - Pedestrian Mall right outside of the Sheraton Iowa City Hotel

Indigo Girls

Date: Saturday, July 2 8:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

The Indigo Girls (Emily Saliers and Amy Ray) released their sixteenth studio album, One Lost Day, on June 2nd. Vast in its reach, but unified by the traveler’s sen... Read More

Free Movie Series

Date: Saturday, July 2 8:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

Free Movie Series presented by Collins Community Credit Union and the UI Pentacrest Museums - UI Pentacrest outside of Macbride Hall  

Friday Night Concert Series

Date: Friday, July 8 6:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

 Friday Night Concert Series presented by Toyota-Scion of Iowa City - Pedestrian Mall right outside of the Sheraton Iowa City Hotel

Friday Night Concert Series - Flash in a Pan AND Meteor Cat

Date: Friday, July 8 6:30 PM
Location: Iowa City Downtown District

 The Friday Night Concert Series hosts FREE, family-friendly events on the Pedestrian Plaza downtown Iowa City featuring live music performances by local bands... Read More

Free Movie Series - Rocky

Date: Saturday, July 9 8:15 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

The Free Movie Series features a full-length movie on the University of Iowa Pentacrest outside of Macbride Hall in downtown Iowa City. Each week you can enjoy a cla... Read More

Free Movie Series

Date: Saturday, July 9 8:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

Free Movie Series presented by Collins Community Credit Union and the UI Pentacrest Museums - UI Pentacrest outside of Macbride Hall  

Friday Night Concert Series

Date: Friday, July 15 6:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

 Friday Night Concert Series presented by Toyota-Scion of Iowa City - Pedestrian Mall right outside of the Sheraton Iowa City Hotel

Friday Night Concert Series - Crystal City AND Death Valley Welcome Center

Date: Friday, July 15 6:30 PM
Location: Iowa City Downtown District

The Friday Night Concert Series hosts FREE, family-friendly events on the Pedestrian Plaza downtown Iowa City featuring live music performances by local bands and ar... Read More

Friday Night Concert Series

Date: Friday, July 15 6:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

 Friday Night Concert Series presented by Toyota-Scion of Iowa City - Pedestrian Mall right outside of the Sheraton Iowa City Hotel

Stuart Davis

Date: Friday, July 15 9:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

Stuart Davis has a hyphenated life: Writer-Director-Actor-Comedian-Songwriter. He does not sculpt, he is an awful dancer. His first TV series Sex, God, Rock ‘n... Read More

Free Movie Series - Sixteen Candles

Date: Saturday, July 16 8:15 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

 The Free Movie Series features a full-length movie on the University of Iowa Pentacrest outside of Macbride Hall in downtown Iowa City. Each week you can enjoy... Read More

Free Movie Series

Date: Saturday, July 16 8:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

Free Movie Series presented by Collins Community Credit Union and the UI Pentacrest Museums - UI Pentacrest outside of Macbride Hall  

Book Report

Date: Tuesday, July 19 2:00 PM
Location: Iowa City / Johnson County Senior Center

A book club that meets once a month for an informal round table discussion and sharing of books you have enjoyed reading. Choose your favorite author old or new, bes... Read More

Sidewalk Sales

Date: Friday, July 22 - Sunday, July 24
Location: Iowa City Downtown District

  Beginning in 1968, each year in July the sidewalks are filled with tables and tents for Downtown Iowa City's Annual Sidewalk Sales. Shoppers come en masse to... Read More

Friday Night Concert Series - FireSale AND the Maytags

Date: Friday, July 22 6:30 PM
Location: Iowa City Downtown District

The Friday Night Concert Series hosts FREE, family-friendly events on the Pedestrian Plaza downtown Iowa City featuring live music performances by local bands and ar... Read More

Friday Night Concert Series

Date: Friday, July 22 6:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

 Friday Night Concert Series presented by Toyota-Scion of Iowa City - Pedestrian Mall right outside of the Sheraton Iowa City Hotel

Free Movie Series - Stomp the Yard

Date: Saturday, July 23 8:15 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

 The Free Movie Series features a full-length movie on the University of Iowa Pentacrest outside of Macbride Hall in downtown Iowa City. Each week you can enjoy... Read More

Free Movie Series

Date: Saturday, July 23 8:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

Free Movie Series presented by Collins Community Credit Union and the UI Pentacrest Museums - UI Pentacrest outside of Macbride Hall  

Outdoor Yoga with HotHouse Yoga

Date: Sunday, July 24 12:00 PM
Location: Black Hawk Mini Park- Ped Mall

 Outdoor Yoga classes in Black Hawk Mini Park in the pedmall with Hot House Yoga this summer as part of the Open Washington Campaign.

Friday Night Concert Series

Date: Friday, July 29 6:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

 Friday Night Concert Series presented by Toyota-Scion of Iowa City - Pedestrian Mall right outside of the Sheraton Iowa City Hotel

Friday Night Concert Series - Brooks Strause & the Gory Details AND Elizabeth Moen

Date: Friday, July 29 6:30 PM
Location: Iowa City Downtown District

 The Friday Night Concert Series hosts FREE, family-friendly events on the Pedestrian Plaza downtown Iowa City featuring live music performances by local bands... Read More

Free Movie Series - Howl's Moving Castle

Date: Saturday, July 30 8:15 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

 The Free Movie Series features a full-length movie on the University of Iowa Pentacrest outside of Macbride Hall in downtown Iowa City. Each week you can enjoy... Read More

Free Movie Series

Date: Saturday, July 30 8:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

Free Movie Series presented by Collins Community Credit Union and the UI Pentacrest Museums - UI Pentacrest outside of Macbride Hall  

Friday Night Concert Series

Date: Friday, August 5 6:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

 Friday Night Concert Series presented by Toyota-Scion of Iowa City - Pedestrian Mall right outside of the Sheraton Iowa City Hotel

Friday Night Concert Series -The Beggarmen

Date: Friday, August 5 6:30 PM
Location: Iowa City Downtown District

The Friday Night Concert Series hosts FREE, family-friendly events on the Pedestrian Plaza downtown Iowa City featuring live music performances by local bands and ar... Read More

Free Movie Series - The Martian

Date: Saturday, August 6 8:15 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

 The Free Movie Series features a full-length movie on the University of Iowa Pentacrest outside of Macbride Hall in downtown Iowa City. Each week you can enjoy... Read More

Free Movie Series

Date: Saturday, August 6 8:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

Free Movie Series presented by Collins Community Credit Union and the UI Pentacrest Museums - UI Pentacrest outside of Macbride Hall  

The Claypool Lennon Delirium

Date: Tuesday, August 9 8:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

Two worlds have collided, and what glorious and odd worlds they are. After a successful summer tour pairing Primus with Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger, Les Claypool an... Read More

Friday Night Concert Series

Date: Friday, August 12 6:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

 Friday Night Concert Series presented by Toyota-Scion of Iowa City - Pedestrian Mall right outside of the Sheraton Iowa City Hotel

Friday Night Concert Series - ¡RITMOCANO!

Date: Friday, August 12 6:30 PM
Location: Iowa City Downtown District

 The Friday Night Concert Series hosts FREE, family-friendly events on the Pedestrian Plaza downtown Iowa City featuring live music performances by local bands... Read More

Hot Tuna: Acoustic

Date: Friday, August 12 8:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

From their days playing together as teenagers to their current acoustic and electric blues, probably no one has more consistently led American music for the last 50... Read More

Free Movie Series - Inside Out

Date: Saturday, August 13 8:15 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

 The Free Movie Series features a full-length movie on the University of Iowa Pentacrest outside of Macbride Hall in downtown Iowa City. Each week you can enjoy... Read More

Free Movie Series

Date: Saturday, August 13 8:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

Free Movie Series presented by Collins Community Credit Union and the UI Pentacrest Museums - UI Pentacrest outside of Macbride Hall  

Friday Night Concert Series

Date: Friday, August 19 6:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

 Friday Night Concert Series presented by Toyota-Scion of Iowa City - Pedestrian Mall right outside of the Sheraton Iowa City Hotel

Friday Night Concert Series - The Beaker Brothers

Date: Friday, August 19 6:30 PM
Location: Iowa City Downtown District

The Friday Night Concert Series hosts FREE, family-friendly events on the Pedestrian Plaza downtown Iowa City featuring live music performances by local bands and ar... Read More

Free Movie Series - Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Date: Saturday, August 20 8:15 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

 The Free Movie Series features a full-length movie on the University of Iowa Pentacrest outside of Macbride Hall in downtown Iowa City. Each week you can enjoy... Read More

Free Movie Series

Date: Saturday, August 20 8:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

Free Movie Series presented by Collins Community Credit Union and the UI Pentacrest Museums - UI Pentacrest outside of Macbride Hall  

Outdoor Yoga with HotHouse Yoga

Date: Sunday, August 21 12:00 PM
Location: Black Hawk Mini Park- Ped Mall

 Outdoor Yoga classes in Black Hawk Mini Park in the pedmall with Hot House Yoga this summer as part of the Open Washington Campaign.

Taste of Iowa City

Date: Wednesday, August 24 4:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Downtown District

Friday Night Concert Series - Shade of Blue

Date: Friday, August 26 6:30 PM
Location: Iowa City Downtown District

 The Friday Night Concert Series hosts FREE, family-friendly events on the Pedestrian Plaza downtown Iowa City featuring live music performances by local bands... Read More

Friday Night Concert Series

Date: Friday, August 26 6:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

 Friday Night Concert Series presented by Toyota-Scion of Iowa City - Pedestrian Mall right outside of the Sheraton Iowa City Hotel

The Back Porch Revival

Date: Saturday, August 27 4:00 PM
Location: Kinnick Stadium

  Blake Shelton to headline The Back Porch Revival, Kinnick Stadium's first concert ever, happening August 27th, 2016!  All proceeds from The Back Porch... Read More

FRYfest

Date: Friday, September 2
Location: Iowa River Landing

  Does your heartbeat escalate every time you hear Back in Black by ACDC? Are black and gold clothing a part of your primary wardrobe? Do you simply love cheer... Read More

Friday Night Concert Series - Christopher the Conquered

Date: Friday, September 2 6:30 PM
Location: Iowa City Downtown District

 The Friday Night Concert Series hosts FREE, family-friendly events on the Pedestrian Plaza downtown Iowa City featuring live music performances by local bands... Read More

Friday Night Concert Series

Date: Friday, September 2 6:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

 Friday Night Concert Series presented by Toyota-Scion of Iowa City - Pedestrian Mall right outside of the Sheraton Iowa City Hotel

Friday Night Concert Series

Date: Friday, September 9 6:30 PM
Location: Summer of the Arts

 Friday Night Concert Series presented by Toyota-Scion of Iowa City - Pedestrian Mall right outside of the Sheraton Iowa City Hotel

Cyclocross World Cup

Date: Friday, September 23 - Sunday, September 25
Location: Johnson County FairGrounds

 We are pleased to announce the UCI has awarded Jingle Cross, Inc. and the City of Iowa City a place in the Telenet 2016-2017 UCI Cyclo-Cross World Cup. The Tel... Read More

Oktoberfest

Date: Saturday, September 24
Location: Iowa City Downtown District

  The Northside Oktoberfest benefiting Iowa City area non-profits showcases the Bohemian nature of the Northside Marketplace with great craft beers, neighborho... Read More

Northside Oktoberfest

Date: Saturday, September 24
Location: Iowa City Downtown District

  The Northside Oktoberfest benefiting Iowa City area non-profits showcases the Bohemian nature of the Northside Marketplace with great craft beers, neighborho... Read More

Iowa City Book Festival

Date: Thursday, October 6 - Sunday, October 9
Location: Iowa City Downtown District

  The Iowa City Book Festival is presented by the Iowa City UNESCO City of Literature. Iowa City is the only “City of Literature” in the United Sta... Read More

Iowa Library Association Annual Conference

Date: Tuesday, October 17 - Friday, October 20
Location: Regional

The Iowa Library Association was established in 1890. It is the second oldest state library association in the country. ILA has approximately 1550 members. Members... Read More