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December 12, 2015

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Moms Demand Action: Orange Walk

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Meeting Room A

Group Name: Moms Demand Action

Contact Person: Rebecca Truszkowski

Contact Phone: 319-331-3599

Second Contact Name: Shelly Kerr

Second Contact Phone: 319-325-8599

Open to the public

Details: Moms Demand Action will be doing Orange Walks across the country on this day commemorating the third anniversary of Sandy Hook and honoring all gun violence survivors. Meet at the library for the 10:00am walk.

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Dreamwell Theatre Artistic Committee

9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Meeting Room C

Group Name: Dreamwell Theatre

Contact Person: Chuck Dufano

Contact Phone: 319-338-2626

Second Contact Name: Stephen Polchert

Second Contact Phone: 319-354-9386

Closed to the public

Details: Local theatre committee meeting.

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Family Storytime: with Karen

10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Storytime Room

Staff or Desk Contact: Children's Desk

Contact Phone: 319-356-5200

Open to the public

Details: Designed for the whole family and presented at a time convenient for most working parents. Storytime includes both shorter and longer stories combined with action games and activities. Family Storytime is recommended for all ages, but parents are asked to sit with their younger children.

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Teen Center Weekend Tech Times

1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Teen Center

Staff or Desk Contact: Brian V

Contact Phone: 319-887-6076

Open to the public

Details: The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops are available to use. For teens in 7th-12th grade.

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Way Cool Chemistry

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Meeting Room A

Staff or Desk Contact: Brian Visser

Contact Phone: 319-887-6076

Open to the public

Details: Experience the excitement of chemistry with science experiments and demonstrations. For grades 5-8.

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Eckhart Tolle Group

4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)

Group Name: Eckhart Tolle

Contact Person: Janis Russell

Contact Phone: 319-338-6716

Second Contact Name: Scott Wilcox

Second Contact Phone: 319-430-4908

Open to the public

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St Nicholas Day

4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Meeting Room B

Group Name: Polish in IC

Contact Person: Gosia Clore

Contact Phone: 973-342-5599

Second Contact Name: Anna Anderson

Second Contact Phone: 319-560-3070

Closed to the public

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December 13, 2015

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Open Meditation Group

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)

Group Name: Open Meditation Group

Contact Person: Andres Carlstein

Contact Phone: 917-952-4591

Second Contact Name: Adam Jaschen

Second Contact Phone: 515-681-8878

Open to the public

Details: Are you looking for more peace in your life? This group meets weekly to practice and is open to the public. No experience necessary, and there is never a fee of any kind. Enjoy the benefits of meditation and see how quickly it can transform your life for the better!

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Holiday Concert

12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Meeting Room A

Group Name: Creative Motion Alliance

Contact Person: Susan McGuire

Contact Phone: 319-337-3233

Second Contact Phone: 319-

Open to the public

Details: Holiday Concert - McGuire music studio.

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Arabic For kids

1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)

Group Name: Ahlulbayt Center

Contact Person: Hayder Alalwan

Contact Phone: 319-621-5730

Closed to the public

Details: Teaching Arabic language

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Sunday Fun Day: Sock Snowmen

2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Storytime Room

Staff or Desk Contact: Children's Desk

Contact Phone: 319-356-5200,

Open to the public

Details: Do you have odd socks that are missing a partner? Bring them in to the library today and we'll turn them in to snowmen! While tube socks work best, any sock will do!

Fun activities for families to enjoy together.

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James Gang Board Meeting

3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Meeting Room B

Group Name: The James Gang

Contact Person: Cassandra Elton

Contact Phone: 908-868-5142

Second Contact Name: Katie Heffner

Second Contact Phone: 319-333-2110

Open to the public

Details: The James Gang is a local non-profit that helps other non-profits go public. This is our monthly board meeting.

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December 14, 2015

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24:7 Staff Meeting

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Meeting Room D (ICN)

Group Name: 24:7

Contact Person: Alison Boltz

Contact Phone: 563-422-7345

Closed to the public

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ICPL Tech Help

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Computer Lab

Staff or Desk Contact: Reference Desk

Contact Phone: 319-356-5200

Open to the public

Details: 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

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Toddler Storytime: with Nancy

10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Storytime Room

Staff or Desk Contact: Children's Desk

Contact Phone: 319-356-5200

Open to the public

Details: Specifically planned for toddlers or young preschoolers. The same program is performed Mondays and Tuesdays each week. Ideal for young children with short attention spans who need short stories, fingerplays, and action rhymes.

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Arc of Southeast Iowa Job Fair

11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Meeting Room C

Group Name: Arc of Southeast Iowa

Contact Person: Evelyn Charles

Contact Phone: 319-351-5017

Second Contact Name: Jorja Ludeking

Second Contact Phone: 319-351-5017

Open to the public

Details: Representative from The Arc will be available for open interviews and to talk about job openings.

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League of Women Voters of Johnson County Board Meeting

12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Meeting Room B

Group Name: League of Women Voters of Johnson County

Contact Person: Gaylen Wobeter

Contact Phone: 319-338-5218

Second Contact Name: Nancy Lynch

Second Contact Phone: 319-338-3818

Closed to the public

Details: Board of Directors meeting, League of Women Voters of Johnson County

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Teen Center After School Tech Times

4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Teen Center

Staff or Desk Contact: Brian V

Contact Phone: 319-887-6076

Open to the public

Details: The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops are available to use. For teens in 7th-12th grade.

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Arts Iowa City Board Meeting

5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)

Group Name: Arts Iowa City

Contact Person: Dan Cummins

Contact Phone: 847-533-8202

Second Contact Name: Laurie Cummins

Second Contact Phone: 847-533-9169

Closed to the public

Details: Arts IC

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Women Helping Women WINN

6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Meeting Room B

Group Name: WHWW

Contact Person: Marissa Marriott

Contact Phone: 501-944-0757

Second Contact Name: Sabrina Rogers

Second Contact Phone: 920-723-0112

Closed to the public

Details: Professional Women's Referral Group

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Iowa City Astronomy Club

7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)

Group Name: IC Astronomy Club

Contact Person: Dan Bastemeyer

Contact Phone: 319-338-3618

Second Contact Name: Jim Baker

Second Contact Phone: 319-688-9853

Open to the public

Details: Monthly Meeting

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December 15, 2015

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24:7 Staff Meeting

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Meeting Room D (ICN)

Group Name: 24:7

Contact Person: Alison Boltz

Contact Phone: 563-422-7345

Closed to the public

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Toddler Storytime: with Angie

10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Storytime Room

Staff or Desk Contact: Children's Desk

Contact Phone: 319-356-5200

Open to the public

Details: Specifically planned for toddlers or young preschoolers. The same program is performed Mondays and Tuesdays each week. Ideal for young children with short attention spans who need short stories, fingerplays, and action rhymes.

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ICPL Tech Help

12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Computer Lab

Staff or Desk Contact: Reference Desk

Contact Phone: 319-356-5200

Open to the public

Details: 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

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Prelude Team Building

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Meeting Room C

Group Name: Prelude Behavioral Services

Contact Person: Kristin Frank

Contact Phone: 319-248-8698

Second Contact Name: Leonarda Decker

Second Contact Phone: 319-351-4357

Closed to the public

Details: Team Building activity for Prevention Staff at Prelude Behavioral Services.

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NextGen Climate Forum

4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Meeting Room B

Group Name: NextGen Climate

Contact Person: Liam Hancock

Contact Phone: 319-594-0522

Open to the public

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Teen Center After School Tech Times

4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Teen Center

Staff or Desk Contact: Brian V

Contact Phone: 319-887-6076

Open to the public

Details: The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops are available to use. For teens in 7th-12th grade.

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Music Is The Word B.Y.O.Book - Musicophilia by Oliver Sacks

5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Location: The Mill

Staff or Desk Contact: Reference Desk

Contact Phone: 319-356-5200

Open to the public

Details: Join us for the fall 2015 series of the B.Y.O.Book "Books In Bars" Book Club meetups! This month we'll be at The Mill to discuss "Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain" by Oliver Sacks. Registration is encouraged due to space limitations. Limited copies of the book will be available for check out from Reference Desk staff on 2nd floor at ICPL.

Part of the ICPL "Music Is The Word" series welcoming the University of Iowa School of Music to downtown Iowa City. Information about other events available at http://www.icpl.org/mitw

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Hillary for Iowa Potluck Event

6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Meeting Room A

Group Name: Hillary for Iowa

Contact Person: Alexa Linn Williams

Contact Phone: 703-965-7375

Second Contact Name: Janice Rottenberg

Second Contact Phone: 574-292-1110

Open to the public

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Critical 5

7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)

Group Name: Critical 5

Contact Person: Marjorie Davis

Contact Phone: 319-331-0410

Second Contact Name: Joanne Seeburger

Second Contact Phone: 319-331-0410

Closed to the public

Details: Writing/Critique Group

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December 16, 2015

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ICCSD Instructional Design Strategists

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Meeting Room A

Group Name: ICCSD Instructional Design Strategists

Contact Person: Natalee Thompson

Contact Phone: 319-688-1000

Second Contact Name: Mark Brockmeyer

Second Contact Phone: 319-688-1000

Open to the public

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ICPL Tech Help

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Computer Lab

Staff or Desk Contact: Reference Desk

Contact Phone: 319-356-5200

Open to the public

Details: 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 1:00-5:00, or Wednesday 10:00-noon in the 2nd Floor Computer Lab

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Preschool Storytime with Kathy

10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Storytime Room

Staff or Desk Contact: Children's Desk

Contact Phone: 319-356-5200

Open to the public

Details: 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.

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Employer Focus Group

11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Meeting Room B

Group Name: Iowa Department for the Blind

Contact Person: Ashley West

Contact Phone: 5152058177

Second Contact Name: Keri Osterhaus

Second Contact Phone: 515-205-8583

Closed to the public

Details: Iowa Department for the Blind is hoping to visit with a variety of businesses to better understand how we can partner and to become a more widely known resource to businesses.

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Teen Center After School Tech Times

4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Teen Center

Staff or Desk Contact: Brian V

Contact Phone: 319-887-6076

Open to the public

Details: The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops are available to use. For teens in 7th-12th grade.

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Iowa City Climate Advocates December Meeting

7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)

Group Name: Iowa City Climate Advocates

Contact Person: Eric Johnson

Contact Phone: 319-400-9903

Second Contact Name: Peter Rolnick

Second Contact Phone: 660-342-2671

Open to the public

Details: Iowa City Climate Advocates is meeting to discuss a campaign to improve energy efficiency in local rental units and actions to support the Paris Climate Talks.

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Music is the Word Documentary Screening: Don't Think I've Forgotten - Cambodia's Lost Rock & Roll

7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Meeting Room A

Staff or Desk Contact: Information Desk

Contact Phone: 319-356-5200

Open to the public

Details: Don't Think I've Forgotten tracks the twists and turns of Cambodian music as it morphs into rock and roll, blossoms, and is nearly destroyed along with the rest of the country. This documentary film provides a new perspective on a country usually associated with only war and genocide. (2014) 105 min

Part of the ICPL "Music Is The Word" series welcoming the University of Iowa School of Music to downtown Iowa City. Information about other events available at http://www.icpl.org/mitw

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December 17, 2015

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Preschool Storytime: Gingerbread Fun!

10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Meeting Room A

Staff or Desk Contact: Children's Desk

Contact Phone: 319-356-5200

Open to the public

Details: Stop by storytime today for our annual gingerbread cookie decorating extravaganza! Be sure to bring your sweet tooth.

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.

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Senior Tech Zone

10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Computer Lab

Staff or Desk Contact: Reference Desk

Contact Phone: 356-5200

Co-Sponsor: Johnson County Livable Communities

Co-Sponsor Phone: 338-0515

Open to the public

Details: Want to learn how to use Google or make better searches? Or would you like to try your hand at Facebook, blogging or learn how to scan? Or maybe you just need some extra help using a computer. Come join your peers for a two-hour drop in session, no sign-up needed and it is free!

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Community Transportation Committee

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)

Group Name: Community Transportation Committee

Contact Person: Jeremy Endsley

Contact Phone: 916-599-9399

Second Contact Name: Laura Jackson

Second Contact Phone: 319-351-0326

Open to the public

Details: Meeting

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Michael Dudley Bray for President

1:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Meeting Room C

Group Name: Michael Dudley Bray for President

Contact Person: Michael Bray

Contact Phone: 319-351-3439

Open to the public

Details: Meet and greet with a presidential candidate. Ask me how we are going to pay off the 17 trillion dollar debt. I would need 2 terms or 8 years to pay off the debt.

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After School Minecraft

3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Computer Lab

Staff or Desk Contact: Children's Desk

Contact Phone: 319-356-5200

Open to the public

Details: Do you play Minecraft and want to meet other Minecraft players? Come play for an hour at the library. Build peacefully in creative mode or fight to stay alive in survival mode. Game rotation and group play are encouraged. Players should have a Minecraft account to play in multiplayer mode. Players without an account may use a library account, but these are limited and first come first serve. Otherwise players without an account may play still play in singleplayer mode. Please register below. This event is for children in grades 3rd-8th (ages 8-14)

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Teen Center After School Tech Times

3:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Teen Center

Staff or Desk Contact: Brian V

Contact Phone: 319-887-6076

Open to the public

Details: The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops are available to use. For teens in 7th-12th grade.

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ICPL Board of Trustees Monthly Meeting

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Boardroom

Staff or Desk Contact: ICPL

Contact Phone: 319.887.6001 or 356-5200

Open to the public

Details: Board Meeting minutes and agendas are available at http://www.icgov.org/apps/boards/

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December 18, 2015

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Book Babies: with Karen

10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Storytime Room

Staff or Desk Contact: Karen Gordon

Contact Phone: 319-356-5200

Open to the public

Details: Rhymes, fingerplays, songs and short stories designed to stimulate your infant's language development. We ask that there be a lap for every baby.

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Book Babies: with Karen

1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Storytime Room

Staff or Desk Contact: Karen Gordon

Contact Phone: 319-887-3402

Open to the public

Details: Rhymes, fingerplays, songs and short stories designed to stimulate your infant's language development. We ask that there be a lap for every baby.

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Teen Center After School Tech Times

4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Teen Center

Staff or Desk Contact: Brian V

Contact Phone: 319-887-6076

Open to the public

Details: The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops are available to use. For teens in 7th-12th grade.

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December 19, 2015

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Music is the Word Family Concert: Matthew Coley

10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Meeting Room A

Staff or Desk Contact: Casey

Contact Phone: 319-887-6028

Open to the public

Details: Professional marimba player and organizer of the Heartland Marimba Festival, Matthew Coley, will be leading a special family storytime. Outlining the history of the marimba, he will be performing music from different cultures and ages. Part of the ICPL "Music Is The Word" series welcoming the University of Iowa School of Music to downtown Iowa City.

Family Concerts are designed for the entire family. Parents, children and grandparents alike are welcome and will enjoy these friendly, fun shows.

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Zalewski Family Meeting

12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)

Group Name: Zalewski Family Meeting

Contact Person: Elaine Zalweski

Contact Phone: 641-442-2304

Second Contact Name: Kassia Zalewski

Second Contact Phone: 319-423-4233

Closed to the public

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Music is the Word Concert: Matthew Coley

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Meeting Room A

Staff or Desk Contact: Casey

Contact Phone: 319-887-6028

Open to the public

Details: Part of our Music is the Word series, this is a concert that will feature familiar classics for the holiday season as well as some other famous tunes. Part of the ICPL "Music Is The Word" series welcoming the University of Iowa School of Music to downtown Iowa City.

Professional marimba player and organizer of the Heartland Marimba Festival, Matthew Coley, will be presenting various types and styles of music including a few Christmas classics.

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Teen Center Weekend Tech Times

1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Teen Center

Staff or Desk Contact: Brian V

Contact Phone: 319-887-6076

Open to the public

Details: The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops are available to use. For teens in 7th-12th grade.

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Human Rights Campaign

2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Meeting Room D (ICN)

Group Name: Human Rights Campaign

Contact Person: Nick Canfield

Contact Phone: 805-660-8945

Second Contact Name: Sheena Kadi

Second Contact Phone: 419-340-2577

Open to the public

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Annual toy exchange

3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Meeting Room A

Group Name: Iowa City Parents

Contact Person: Nicole Cox

Contact Phone: 319-936-4135

Second Contact Name: Brad Myers

Second Contact Phone: 319-325-2111

Open to the public

Details: Save money and the environment this holiday season! We all have toys and books that are in great shape and our kids just aren't interested in any longer. Bring the items to the toy exchange and find something new without spending money! All extras at the end of the day go to the domestic violence shelter in Iowa City

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December 20, 2015

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Music is the Word Cocoa and Carols: Cocoa and Carols with Combined Efforts Theatre Men's Choir

2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Meeting Room A

Staff or Desk Contact: Maeve Clark

Contact Phone: 319-887-6004

Open to the public

Details: Join the talented singers from Combined Efforts Theatre Men's Choir. Gather your friends and stop in for a cup of cocoa and a cookie or two for an old fashion Christmas carol sing-along.

Part of the ICPL "Music Is The Word" series welcoming the University of Iowa School of Music to downtown Iowa City. Information about other events available at http://www.icpl.org/mitw

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Sunday Fun Day : Snowflakes!

2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Storytime Room

Staff or Desk Contact: Angela Pilkington

Contact Phone: 319-356-5200

Open to the public

Details: Come make some winter snowflakes for you to enjoy indoors! These will make a fun wintery decoration to add to your windows during the cold winter season!

Fun activities for families to enjoy together.

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December 21, 2015

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ICPL Tech Help

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Computer Lab

Staff or Desk Contact: Reference Desk

Contact Phone: 319-356-5200

Open to the public

Details: 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

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Toddler Storytime: with Nancy

10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Storytime Room

Staff or Desk Contact: Children's Desk

Contact Phone: 319-356-5200

Open to the public

Details: Specifically planned for toddlers or young preschoolers. The same program is performed Mondays and Tuesdays each week. Ideal for young children with short attention spans who need short stories, fingerplays, and action rhymes.

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Teen Center School's Out Tech Times

1:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Teen Center

Staff or Desk Contact: Brian V

Contact Phone: 319-887-6076

Open to the public

Details: The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops are available to use. For teens in 7th-12th grade.

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Drollette Piano Students  Piano Recital

6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Meeting Room A

Group Name: Drollette Piano Students

Contact Person: Sarah Drollette

Contact Phone: 435-554-8505

Second Contact Name: Ryan Drollette

Second Contact Phone: 435-554-8505

Open to the public

Details: Piano recital for young players

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Society for Creative Anachronism Arts & Sciences

6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Meeting Room D (ICN)

Group Name: Society for Creative Anachronism

Contact Person: Cindy Wilson

Contact Phone: 319-627-4852

Open to the public

Details: Society for Creative Anachronism, local shire arts and science night. Bring projects to work on.

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December 22, 2015

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Toddler Storytime: with Angie

10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Storytime Room

Staff or Desk Contact: Children's Desk

Contact Phone: 319-356-5200

Open to the public

Details: Specifically planned for toddlers or young preschoolers. The same program is performed Mondays and Tuesdays each week. Ideal for young children with short attention spans who need short stories, fingerplays, and action rhymes.

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ICPL Tech Help

12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Computer Lab

Staff or Desk Contact: Reference Desk

Contact Phone: 319-356-5200

Open to the public

Details: 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

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Teen Center School's Out Tech Times

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Teen Center

Staff or Desk Contact: Brian V

Contact Phone: 319-887-6076

Open to the public

Details: The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops are available to use. For teens in 7th-12th grade.

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Teen Movie “Ant-Man”

2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Teen Center

Staff or Desk Contact: Brian

Contact Phone: 319-887-6076

Open to the public

Details: Get outta the cold, watch a movie and eat popcorn.

Armed with a super-suit with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, cat burglar Scott Lang must embrace his inner hero and help his mentor, Dr. Hank Pym, plan and pull off a heist that will save the world.

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Teen Center School's Out Tech Times

4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Teen Center

Staff or Desk Contact: Brian V

Contact Phone: 319-887-6076

Open to the public

Details: The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops are available to use. For teens in 7th-12th grade.

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December 23, 2015

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ICPL Tech Help

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Computer Lab

Staff or Desk Contact: Reference Desk

Contact Phone: 319-356-5200

Open to the public

Details: 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 1:00-5:00, or Wednesday 10:00-noon in the 2nd Floor Computer Lab

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Preschool Storytime with Morgan

10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Storytime Room

Staff or Desk Contact: Children's Desk

Contact Phone: 319-356-5200

Open to the public

Details: 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.

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Teen Center School's Out Tech Times

1:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Teen Center

Staff or Desk Contact: Brian V

Contact Phone: 319-887-6076

Open to the public

Details: The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops are available to use. For teens in 7th-12th grade.

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December 24, 2015

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Christmas Eve

10 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

The Iowa City Public Library will be open 10-4 on Christmas Eve. The Library's web page and catalog can be accessed 24 hours a day at www.icpl.org Online collections are available at www.icpl.org/emedia

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The Book End Closed on Thursday, December 24

10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

The Book End Bookstore

Staff or Desk Contact: Christina Stanton

Contact Phone: 319-887-6017

Closed to the public

Details: The Book End is closed on Thursday, December 24. Normal hours resume Sunday, December 27.

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Music is the Word Sing-Along: The Muppet Christmas Carol

12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Storytime Room

Staff or Desk Contact: Casey

Contact Phone: 319-887-6028

Open to the public

Details: Celebrate the season by watching the Muppets retell the Charles Dickens classic about a bitter man finding redemption on Christmas Eve.

As part the ICPL "Music Is The Word" series welcoming the University of Iowa School of Music to downtown Iowa City, we will be hosting a classic film and sing-along once a month.

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Teen Center School's Out Tech Times

1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Teen Center

Staff or Desk Contact: Brian V

Contact Phone: 319-887-6076

Open to the public

Details: The Teen Center will be open to use the internet and hangout! Make multimedia projects and be creative or play video games on the big screen. iPads and laptops are available to use. For teens in 7th-12th grade.

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Christmas Holiday

4:00 p.m.

The Iowa City Public Library will be closing early at 4:00 p.m. for the Christmas holiday.

The Library's web page and catalog can be accessed 24 hours a day at www.icpl.org Online collections

 

December 25, 2015

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The Iowa City Public Library will be closed in honor of the Christmas holiday.

The Library's web page and catalog can be accessed 24 hours a day at www.icpl.org Information about eCollections is available at icpl.org/eMedia

Date of publication

Wednesday, December 09, 2015

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