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NaNoWriMo Write-In

Iowa City Public Library 123 South Linn Street, Iowa City, IA

Wednesday, November 3, 2021 -6:00pm to 8:00pm Meeting Room D Join us for weekly National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) write-ins! Every Wednesday night we will share one goal: put words on the page! Throughout the course of the month, we'll aim to write 50,000 words of a novel. This event is for anyone who has ever wanted...

ICPL History Walks: The Murder of Lizzie Hess

Iowa City Public Library 123 South Linn Street, Iowa City, IA

Friday, November 5, 2021 -6:00pm to 8:00pm Other Register15 of 15 registered On November 5, 1881, Iowa City was rocked by the news that Lizzie Hess had been murdered. Newspapers from the time tell of a short, troubled marriage to a scheming, money-hungry husband that ended in tragedy. They speculate about what kind of person the murderer...

Saturdays at the Stanley: Graphic Novels and Social Justice

Ho Che Anderson’s three-volume graphic novel, King, mixes the historical record with imagined conversations and events during Martin Luther King, Jr.’s life in the 1950s and ‘60s. Pages from King with the artist’s and editor’s annotations are part of the Stanley School Programs Collection that has visited K–12 schools across Iowa. Associate Curator of Education...

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NaNoWriMo Write-In

Iowa City Public Library 123 South Linn Street, Iowa City, IA

Wednesday, November 3, 2021 -6:00pm to 8:00pm Meeting Room D Join us for weekly National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) write-ins! Every Wednesday night we will share one goal: put words on the page! Throughout the course of the month, we'll aim to write 50,000 words of a novel. This event is for anyone who has ever wanted...

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New Conversations on African Art

University of Iowa Pentacrest Museums Iowa City, IA

What's new with African art and research surrounding it today? Find out in a three-part, roundtable series featuring ten scholars working in art history, anthropology, visual art, curation, sociology, and communication. Dr. Cory Gundlach, curator of African arts will moderate three online events anchored by a central question: “With special attention to ritual and style in historical and/or contemporary art from...

Charcuterie Making Class with Chef

The Vue 328 S Clinton Street STE A, Iowa City, IA

Join us for our next Chef Event with our very own Chef Cameron Jones, to sip on some drinks with your friends, all while learning the art of arranging beautiful charcuterie boards. RSVP Board Making Class Monday, November 15th • 6:30 - 8:00 PM $65 per person ​ Instructive arrangement class Wine or Sangria pairing...

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NaNoWriMo Write-In

Iowa City Public Library 123 South Linn Street, Iowa City, IA

Wednesday, November 3, 2021 -6:00pm to 8:00pm Meeting Room D Join us for weekly National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) write-ins! Every Wednesday night we will share one goal: put words on the page! Throughout the course of the month, we'll aim to write 50,000 words of a novel. This event is for anyone who has ever wanted...

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ScienTweens

Iowa City Public Library 123 South Linn Street, Iowa City, IA

3rd Thursdays -4:00pm to 5:00pm Meeting Room A Don't just learn science - DO science with the Iowa City Science Booster Club! This monthly hands-on program for tweens gives you a chance to use cool scientific equipment to discover and explore the world around you. Learn about a different scientific concept or phenomenon each month and have...

This is America: The 1619 Project for Teens

Iowa City Public Library 123 South Linn Street, Iowa City, IA

Thursday, November 18, 2021 -5:00pm to 6:00pm Zoom event + In-person event Register The 1619 Project was an initiative launched in August 2019 by Waterloo, Iowa native, Nikole Hannah-Jones and was published to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the first enslaved Africans arriving in colonial Virginia. Made up of more than 30 essays and creative works, the...

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NaNoWriMo Write-In

Iowa City Public Library 123 South Linn Street, Iowa City, IA

Wednesday, November 3, 2021 -6:00pm to 8:00pm Meeting Room D Join us for weekly National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) write-ins! Every Wednesday night we will share one goal: put words on the page! Throughout the course of the month, we'll aim to write 50,000 words of a novel. This event is for anyone who has ever wanted...

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