DIY FREE GIFT WRAPPING

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

Need to wrap some holiday gifts in secret? Someplace where prying eyes can’t see? The Iowa City Public Library is offering a FREE Drop-in DIY Gift Wrapping from November 12 to December 31 in the Digital Media Lab on the 2nd floor. The gift-wrapping station will be open any time the library is open unless there is a class happening in the lab. After a...

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Chinese Bilingual Storytime

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

10:30am to 11:00am Storytime Room Join us every Monday for a special Chinese Bilingual Storytime with Children's Librarian Fang! Together we will enjoy songs, rhymes, stories and fun crafts in Chinese and English. Children of all ages and their caregivers are welcome to join us. 每周一请与少儿部图书馆员王芳一起加入我们的中英双语故事会!我们将阅读中英文绘本,分享儿歌,童谣和趣味手工。欢迎各年龄段的小朋友们和看护者参加活动。 ¡Ven a la biblioteca cada lunes para disfrutar de una hora...

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Spanish Bilingual Storytime

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

In-person event + Online other Join us every Tuesday for a special Spanish Bilingual Storytime with Children's Librarian Raquel! Together we will enjoy songs, rhymes and stories in Spanish and English. Children of all ages and their caregivers are welcome to join us. Masks are required for all individuals over the age of two. Social...

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Story Jam

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

Meeting Room A, Online StoryJAM is a music and movement program designed to model, encourage, and facilitate music-making as an early literacy skill. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to participate as much as possible. Masks are required for all individuals over the age of two. Social distancing between groups in attendance is encouraged. In order...

Teen Create-It: DIY Holiday GIfts

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

Wednesday, December 7, 2022 -5:00pm to 7:00pm Teen Center Each Wednesday from 5-7 pm an art or craft project will be led by a member of the Teen Services Staff or a community specialist. All supplies will be provided and no experience is necessary. If you aren't able to make it to the program, the supplies and...

Make a 2023 Calendar

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

Thursday, December 8, 2022 -6:00pm to 7:00pm Digital Media Lab Register5 registered Before you shop for a 2023 calendar for your home or office, consider making your own! Learn how to create printable calendar pages featuring your own photos in Adobe InDesign. While most mass-produced calendars are folded or spiral-bound, ours will feature flat sheets that are...

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Community Writing Center

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

6:00pm to 8:00pm Meeting Room E Get one-on-one help with your writing from Kirkwood Community College writing faculty at the Community Writing Center. Resumes, applications, op-eds, reports, essays, legal documents, creative writing of all types— all writing is welcome! Walk-in 20 minute appointments are first come, first served. This event is free and open to the public....