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Overdrive Tips: Two Accounts posted by: Brent Palmer in Inside ICPL, eMedia, overdrive, Overdrive Tips
In case you are new to our eBook and eAudio service called Overdrive, you may...

Hug Machine! posted by: Karen Gordon in Kid Bits, picture books
I got some big hugging energy this week at my outreach visits. I was greeted...

Happy Birthday Madame Chapeau by Andrea Beaty posted by: Katherine Habley in From the Shelves, Kid Bits, picture books
I love hats!  I started wearing hats in my 20′s when I was in colleg...

USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map posted by: Beth Fisher in From the Reference Desk, gardening, maps
Even though you wouldn’t know it by looking outside Spring really is on...

State Data Center of Iowa posted by: Anne Mangano in From the Reference Desk
Interested in finding historical population statistics for Iowa? Although the...

Happy Birthday Madame Chapeau by Andrea Beaty posted by: Katherine Habley in From the Shelves, Kid Bits, picture books
I love hats!  I started wearing hats in my 20′s when I was in colleg...

Trapped posted by: Melody Dworak in From the Shelves, Memoir
Here are four new memoirs that will make the able-bodied glad we’re ...

Serendipity in the Stacks posted by: Kara Logsden in From the Shelves
Recently we had a great conversation at the Help Desk about good movies. A patron...

Outline by Rachel Cusk posted by: Anne Mangano in From the Shelves
Rachel Cusks’ most recent work, Outline, follows an English author&rsqu...

Paris Letters by Janice MacLeod posted by: Kara Logsden in From the Shelves, biography, Paris, travel
I dream of Paris. I’ve only traveled to Southern France, so my ongoing...

Sound of Music Sing-Along at ICPL March 4 posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Adult Events
The halls of the Iowa City Public Library will be filled with the sound of music...

ICPL announces March Classes for Adults posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, adult classes, Adult Events
Fight winter’s gloom by getting creative at the Iowa City Public Libr...

ICPL Children’s Room to Debut Playing is Learning Exhibit posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in Kid Bits, News, Children's Room, exhibit, Playing is Learning
The Iowa City Public Library will debut Playing is Learning, a new interactive...

ICPL Anime & Manga Festival Feb. 26 posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Teens, anime, manga, teen event
The Iowa City Public Library will host the annual Teen Anime & Manga Festival...

ICPL wants you to “Love Your Library” This February posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News
What do you love about the Iowa City Public Library? Our month-long Love Your...

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This week at the Library

Book Sale
10:00 am - 3:00 pmMeeting Room A
CANCELLED Dreamwell Theatre auditions for Death of a Salesman
10:00 am - 11:00 amMeeting Room D (ICN)
Facebook Basics and Beyond
10:30 am - 11:30 amComputer Lab
Family Storytime
10:30 am - 11:00 amStorytime Room
Last Day to get a FREE book at The Book End!
10:30 am - 4:00 pmThe Book End Bookstore
Encouraging Positive Behavior in Children & Adolescents
11:00 am - 12:30 pmMeeting Room E (2nd Floor)
Teen Center Weekend Tech Times
1:00 pm - 6:00 pmTeen Center
Cultural event
1:00 pm - 4:15 pmMeeting Room E (2nd Floor)
Move To Amend Planning
1:00 pm - 2:30 pmMeeting Room D (ICN)
CoderDojo Iowa City - ICPL Coding Club
2:00 pm - 3:30 pmComputer Lab
Black Rose Meeting
3:30 pm - 5:30 pmMeeting Room D (ICN)
Eckhart Tolle Group
4:15 pm - 5:15 pmMeeting Room E (2nd Floor)
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