City of Iowa City Calendar of Events
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
ICPL Tech Help
Library Computer Lab - view mapLocation: Computer Lab Time: Wed Aug 27th, 2014 10:00 am - Wed Aug 27th, 2014 12:00 pm Staff or Desk Contact: Reference Desk Contact Phone: 319-356-5200 Contact Email: email@example.com Description: 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 email account, Skype, or set up a Facebook page? Or do you just want to learn more about the online products and services available at ICPL? Let us help! Bring your questions or the gadget that's giving you grief and stop by any one of the ICPL Tech Help sessions: Mondays from 10:00-noon, Tuesdays 12:00-4:00, or Wednesday 10:00-noon in the 2nd Floor Computer Lab Open to public.
For more information contact: Reference Desk , 319-356-5200
BookEnd Media BOGO Sale
Library Computer Lab - view mapLocation: The Book End Bookstore Time: Wed Aug 27th, 2014 10:30 am - Wed Aug 27th, 2014 7:00 pm Staff or Desk Contact: Patty McCarthy Contact Phone: 319-356-5249 Co-Sponsor Phone: 319- Description: Buy one DVD, CD, or audiobook to get one free, of equal or lesser value! Lots to choose from at the BookEnd store on the Library's second floor.
The BookEnd is a fundraiser sponsored by the Iowa City Public Library Friends Foundation. All sales are final. Open to public.
For more information contact: Patty McCarthy, 319-356-5249
Preschool Storytime: with Kathy
Library Storytime Room - view mapLocation: Storytime Room Time: Wed Aug 27th, 2014 10:30 am - Wed Aug 27th, 2014 11:00 am Staff or Desk Contact: Children's Desk Contact Phone: 319-356-5200, option 6 Description: A preschool-age oriented program for preschoolers where longer stories and books are shared with fewer activities. Preschool Storytime is recommended for children who are 3,4, or 5 years old. Open to public.
For more information contact: Children's Desk, 319-356-5200, option 6
Riverside Theatre committee meeting
Library Meeting Room E (2nd Floor) - view mapLocation: Meeting Room E (2nd Floor) Time: Wed Aug 27th, 2014 11:30 am - Wed Aug 27th, 2014 1:00 pm Group Name: Riverside Theatre Contact Person: Jennifer Holan Contact Phone: 319- Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Second Contact Name: Linda Farkas Second Contact Phone: 319-930-1164 Second Contact Email: email@example.com Closed to public.
For more information contact: Jennifer Holan , 319-
Iowa City Farmers Market
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Chauncey Swan Parking Ramp
Open-air market with fresh, homegrown produce, baked goods, handicrafts, plants and flowers. Held May through October on Wednesdays from 5 to 7 p.m. and Saturdays from 7:30 a.m. to noon in the Chauncey Swan parking ramp, located between Washington and College Streets.
From June through August, join us for drop-in arts and crafts Wednesdays from 5 to 7 p.m. and Saturdays from 9 to 11 a.m., weather permitting.
Market Music runs June through September bringing many of the area's best musicians for a free live show at each Wednesday and Saturday Market.
For more information, call 319-356-5210 or visit www.icgov.org/farmersmarket.
For more information contact: Tammy Neumann , (319) 356-5210
Police Camera Action Team Meeting
Library Meeting Room D (ICN) - view mapLocation: Meeting Room D (ICN) Time: Wed Aug 27th, 2014 6:00 pm - Wed Aug 27th, 2014 8:00 pm Group Name: Police Camera Action Team - Iowa City Contact Person: Hope Callahan Contact Phone: 319-541-1253 Contact Email: callahan.PCAT@gmail.com Second Contact Name: Tyler Fyotek Second Contact Phone: 530-520-5046 Description: This is a group for people in the Iowa City area looking to affect change in the police force on a national level by working on a local level. Our ultimate goal will be to lobby the police department in Iowa City to agree to have their police officers wear cameras while on duty in order to foster a culture of accountability and trust between police officers and civilians but for now we will focus on disseminating information about interacting with/utilizing our local police force at the optimum level. Open to public.
For more information contact: Hope Callahan , 319-541-1253
1000 Kids for Iowa
Library Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room CLocation: Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C Time: Wed Aug 27th, 2014 7:00 pm - Wed Aug 27th, 2014 9:00 pm Group Name: 1000 Kids for Iowa Contact Person: Jessica Brackett Contact Phone: 515-333-1166 Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Second Contact Name: Michael Bowser Second Contact Phone: 515-473-0002 Second Contact Email: email@example.com Description: 1000 Kids for Iowa - Iowa City
Initial Organizing Meeting
Wednesday, August 27th
1000 Kids for Iowa is working to find homes for refugee children from Central America. Join us to develop an organizing plan for the Iowa City community. Open to public.
For more information contact: Jessica Brackett , 515-333-1166
City Circle rehearsal
Library Meeting Room E (2nd Floor) - view mapLocation: Meeting Room E (2nd Floor) Time: Wed Aug 27th, 2014 7:30 pm - Wed Aug 27th, 2014 8:30 pm Group Name: City Circle Contact Person: Elijah Jones Contact Phone: 319-325-9110 Contact Email: Elijahjacobjones@hotmail.com Second Contact Name: Elijah Jones Second Contact Phone: 319-325-9110 Second Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Closed to public.
For more information contact: Elijah Jones , 319-325-9110
Most formal City Council meetings are televised on City Government Channel 4 (Mediacom). For broadcast information regarding a specific meeting, call the City Clerk's office at (319) 356-5040. All televised meetings are also streamed live and archived on the City Channel 4 website.
City staff make all attempts to keep this calendar accurate. Last minute changes or errors can occur; however. Contact staff member listed for up to date information.