ScienTweens

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

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 your mind blown by fascinating facts....

This is America: The 1619 Project for Teens

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

The 1619 Project was an initiative launched in August 2019 by Waterloo, Iowa native, Hannah Nikole 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 project offers an alternative history of the United States. Love...

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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...

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Open Archives

LGBTQ Archives 120 N Dubuque St, Iowa City, IA

Come to our Open Archives events! Learn about what we'e already collected, see some cool queer local history materials, and celebrate LGBTQ History Month with us! We are in the lower level of the Wesley Center

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Thread Library

LGBTQ Archives 120 N Dubuque St, Iowa City, IA

Join us for a public talk by the Thread Library staff titled, “Thread Lecture.” This talk will close out the Thread Library’s weekend long residency at the LGBTQ Iowa Archives & Library. The Thread Library is a collection of threads with a card catalog. Visit anytime during the weekend from 11am-3pm to see the Thread...

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Thread Library

LGBTQ Archives 120 N Dubuque St, Iowa City, IA

Join us for a public talk by the Thread Library staff titled, “Thread Lecture.” This talk will close out the Thread Library’s weekend long residency at the LGBTQ Iowa Archives & Library. The Thread Library is a collection of threads with a card catalog. Visit anytime during the weekend from 11am-3pm to see the Thread...

Do it Yourself: a Program for Teens. Basic Car Repair

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

Wednesday, November 3, 2021 -5:00pm to 6:00pm Teen Center Want to know how to change your own tire, how to stop a bleed, or how to use a wrench? Do it Yourself is a monthly event, every first Wednesday where we show you how to fix things. Each month will be a different topic, but after you've...

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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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