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July 25, 2015

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ADA 25th Anniversary Celebration

10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Meeting Room A

Group Name: ADA

Contact Person: Joy Beadleston

Contact Phone: 319-594-9879

Second Contact Name: David Gould

Second Contact Phone: 319-331-2936

Open to the public

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Family Storytime: with Paul

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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Iowa PTA Board Meeting

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

Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)

Group Name: Iowa PTA

Contact Person: Shellie Pike

Contact Phone: 319-929-6682

Second Contact Name: Gretchen Paricka

Second Contact Phone: 888-314-2330

Open to the public

Details: Board meeting for Iowa PTA members

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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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Eckhart Tolle Group

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

Meeting Room D (ICN)

Group Name: Eckhart Tolle Group

Contact Person: Janice 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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July 26, 2015

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Sunday Fun Day: Suncatchers

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: Make a crayon shaving suncatcher to bring some color to your windows.

Fun activities for families to enjoy together.

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July 27, 2015

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United Way Agency Directors Meeting

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Meeting Room A

Group Name: United Way of Johnson & Washington Counties

Contact Person: Patti Fields

Contact Phone: 319-338-7823

Second Contact Name: Jodi Covington

Second Contact Phone: 319-338-7823

Open to the public

Details: Quarterly meeting of nonprofit directors to discuss current events.

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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 Summer 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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Monday Matinee: Mulan

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: To save her father from being drafted into the Chinese army, Mulan takes his place and becomes one of China's most celebrated heroines.

Favorite movies with friends!

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Kum and Go Good Neighbor meeting - Riverside/Benton Project

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

Meeting Room D (ICN)

Group Name: Kum and Go Corporate

Contact Person: Nick Halfhill

Contact Phone: 515-238-6649

Second Contact Name: Marcia Bollinger

Second Contact Phone: 319-356-5237

Open to the public

Details: Kum and Go representatives will present proposed project plans for Riverside and Benton street NOTE* The Good Neighbor meetings are encouraged by the City of Iowa City for all land use/development applicants. Usually elementary schools are used but most of them a shut down right now.

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Damn Yankees Rehearsal

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

Meeting Room A

Group Name: ICCT

Contact Person: Roxanna Running

Contact Phone: 662-788-1711

Open to the public

Details: ICCT rehearsal for Damn Yankees production

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Memoir Writing Group

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

Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)

Group Name: Memoir Writing Group

Contact Person: Sharon Beckman

Contact Phone: 646-263-5708

Second Contact Name: Ron Pile

Second Contact Phone: 608-217-0025

Closed to the public

Details: Small group that writes and discusses personal memoirs.

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July 28, 2015

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Toddler Storytime: with Mari

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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Lunch and Learn with Iowa Tech Chicks

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

Meeting Room A

Group Name: Iowa Tech Chicks

Contact Person: Andrea Flemming

Contact Phone: 309-550-3013

Second Contact Name: Rachel Stewart

Second Contact Phone: 319-936-1205

Open to the public

Details: Agile and Scrum with Nicole Forsythe

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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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YES! Program

12:45 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)

Group Name: YES! Program

Contact Person: Melissa Copeland-Silver

Contact Phone: 319-541-6077

Second Contact Name: Carmen Heck

Second Contact Phone: 319-400-4154

Closed to the public

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Teen Center Summer Tech Times

1:00 p.m. - 1:30 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 Summer Reading Program: Exploring Comics @ U of I Special Collections

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

Teen Center

Staff or Desk Contact: Brian

Contact Phone: 319-887-6076

Open to the public

Details: Ever wanted to browse some old school comics? Ever wondered what goes on in the University of Iowa's library? We'll be heading to the Special Collections department where we'll get to look at all sorts of old, rare, and weird comics from their huge collection! We'll meet in the Teen Center and then go to the U of I Library as a group.

Teen Summer Reading Program event series for Grades 7-12

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Totally Tweens: Game Time

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

Storytime Room

Staff or Desk Contact: Children's Desk

Contact Phone: 319-887-3402

Open to the public

Details: Tired of playing the same old games? Join us to create your own board game using pieces from old games or ones you make yourself.

For children in grades 3rd-6th.

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Teen Center Summer Tech Times

3:30 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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Damn Yankees rehearsal

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

Meeting Room A

Group Name: ICCT

Contact Person: Roxanna Running

Contact Phone: 662-788-1711

Open to the public

Details: ICCT rehearsal for Damn Yankees production

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B.Y.O.Book - "Infinite Jest" Part 2  at The Mill

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

Location:  The Mill

Staff or Desk Contact: Info Desk

Contact Phone: 319-356-5200

Co-Sponsor: The Mill

Co-Sponsor Phone: 319-354-4640

Open to the public

Details: Join us for the summer 2015 chapter of the B.Y.O.Book "Books In Bars" Book Club meetup! This month we'll be at The Mill (120 E Burlington St) to discuss part 2 of David Foster Wallace's "Infinite Jest". Try to be read up to page 664 for this second session. A limited number of books will be available at the Info Desk on the 2nd floor of the Iowa City Public Library for checkout.

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July 29, 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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Stories in the Park with Kathy

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

Location: Willow Creek Park

Staff or Desk Contact: Children's Desk

Contact Phone: 319.356.5200

Open to the public

Details: Held in Willow Creek Park, West Benton Street and Teg Drive, Iowa City. A preschool-age program where longer stories and picture books are combined with fingerplays, songs, and action rhymes. Children's books will available for checkout. Library cards can be issued and updated. Preschool Storytime is recommended for children who are 3 years old and up. In case of rain, the Preschool Storytime will be held in the Storytime Room, Iowa City Public Library.

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Board Meeting - Arts Iowa City

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)

Group Name: Art Iowa City

Contact Person: Dan Cummins

Contact Phone: 847-533-8202

Second Contact Name: Pete Kollasch

Second Contact Phone: 319-325-1277

Closed to the public

Details: Board Meeting Arts Iowa City (ArtiFactory)

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Teen Center Summer 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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Wii Gaming for School-age Children

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

Storytime Room

Staff or Desk Contact: Children's Desk, Intern

Contact Phone: 356-5200

Open to the public

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Iowa Fashion Project

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

Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)

Group Name: Iowa Fashion Project

Contact Person: Simeon Talley

Contact Phone: 202-657-9102

Second Contact Name: Lee Miller

Closed to the public

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Bernie Sanders Organizing Meeting

5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Meeting Room D (ICN)

Group Name: Bernie Sanders Campaign

Contact Person: Jim Nishida-Adams

Contact Phone: 319-321-3289

Closed to the public

Details: This event is for Iowa City area voters to rally around Bernie Sanders and champion the causes of reeling in the out of control wealth gap and creating sane environmental policies. If you believe that these are critical issues needing immediate attention, please attend and find out how you can help.

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Iowa City Historic Foodies

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

Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)

Group Name: Historic Foodies

Contact Person: Colleen Theisen

Contact Phone: (319) 335-5923

Second Contact Name: Maeve Clark

Second Contact Phone: 319-887-6004

Open to the public

Details: Meeting of local folk interested in recipes from earlier times, using cookbooks and other resources.

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Seed Savers Exchange: Preserving seeds

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

Meeting Room A

Staff or Desk Contact: Reference Desk

Contact Phone: 319-356-5200

Co-Sponsor: New Pioneer Coop

Co-Sponsor Contact: Theresa Carbrey

Co-Sponsor Phone: 319-248-6400

Open to the public

Details: Seed Savers Exchange in Decorah Iowa will be here to talk about Seed Savers and the importance of preserving heirloom seeds. Seed saving makes us all heroes.

This visit is sponsored by ICPL and New Pioneer Coop and is part of the 2015 Adult Summer Reading Program.

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July 30, 2015

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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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Caped Crusaders & Masked Marvels: ICFD Last Splash of Summer

10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Meeting Room A

Staff or Desk Contact: Casey

Contact Phone: 319-356-5200

Open to the public

Details: The annual send-off to the library's summer reading program is back! Come meet some of our community heroes, take a tour of the smoke house and play the fire extinguisher game with the Iowa City Fire Department.

This program takes place on the pedestrian mall outside the library, by the playground. Please join us anytime throughout this come-and-go program for the entire family.

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YES! Program

12:45 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)

Group Name: YES! Program

Contact Person: Melissa Copeland-Silver

Contact Phone: 319-541-6077

Second Contact Name: Carmen Heck

Second Contact Phone: 319-400-4154

Closed to the public

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Teen Center Summer Tech Times

1:00 p.m. - 1:30 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 Summer Reading Program: Hero Lit Club--21: The Story Of Roberto Clemente by Wilfred Santiago

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

Teen Center

Staff or Desk Contact: Brian

Contact Phone: 319-887-6076

Open to the public

Details: This graphic novel tells the story of a Major League Baseball player who was a hero both on and off the field. This highly-reviewed book will be engrossing for even hesitant readers, and it tells an amazing American story. We'll discuss the graphic novel, and Clemente's life and baseball career. A limited number of copies of the book are available for check out from Info Desk staff on 2nd floor at ICPL.

Teen Summer Reading Program event series for Grades 7-12

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Teen Center Summer Tech Times

3:30 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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Medicare 50th Anniversary

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

Meeting Room A

Group Name: Medicare Anniversary

Contact Person: Dawn Jones

Contact Phone: 319-646-6712

Second Contact Name: Mary Dusterhoft

Second Contact Phone: 319-338-6769

Open to the public

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Iowa City Cohousing Information meeting

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

Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)

Group Name: Friends of Iowa City Cohousing

Contact Person: Del Holland

Contact Phone: 319-338-5200

Second Contact Name: Nan Fawcett

Second Contact Phone: 319-930-7968

Open to the public

Details: Information about Prairie Hill, Iowa City's cohousing neighborhood

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Kirkwood Community College voice recital

7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Meeting Room A

Group Name: Kirkwood Community College

Contact Person: Jacqueline Lang

Contact Phone: 319-887-3658

Open to the public

Details: Student recital

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July 31, 2015

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Book Babies: West Music's Sing, Play, Grow!

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

Meeting Room A

Staff or Desk Contact: Karen Gordon

Contact Phone: 319-356-5200

Open to the public

Details: Experience Early Childhood Music and Movement with your baby in West Music's Sing, Play, Grow! environment. Activities will include singing, chanting, cuddling, rocking, dancing, instrument exploration, and more! We ask that there be a lap for every baby.

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Stories in the Park with Kathy

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

Location: Mercer Park

Staff or Desk Contact: Children's Desk

Contact Phone: 319.356.5200

Open to the public

Details: Held near the Mercer Park Aquatic Center. A preschool-age program where longer stories and picture books are combined with fingerplays, songs, and action rhymes. Children's books will be available for checkout. Library cards can be issued or updated. Stories in the Park is recommended for children who are 3-6 years old. In case of rain, the storytime will be cancelled.

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Teen Center Summer Tech Times

1:00 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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Book Babies: West Music's Sing, Play, Grow! (pm)

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

Storytime Room

Staff or Desk Contact: Karen Gordon

Contact Phone: 319-356-5200

Open to the public

Details: Experience Early Childhood Music and Movement with your baby in West Music's Sing, Play, Grow! environment. Activities will include singing, chanting, cuddling, rocking, dancing, instrument exploration, and more! We ask that there be a lap for every baby.

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Totally Tweens: Movie and Lock-In

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

Meeting Room A

Staff or Desk Contact: Children's Desk

Contact Phone: 319-356-5200

Open to the public

Details: We will end the summer with an after hours lock-in party at the library. Join us for a movie, games, crafts, and snacks.

For children in grades 3rd-6th.

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Spanish Book Club

6:15 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.

Meeting Room B

Staff or Desk Contact: University of Iowa

Contact Phone: 319-594-1672

Co-Sponsor: Horacio Olivo

Co-Sponsor Phone: 319-335-8849

Open to the public

Details: This month, the Book Club will discuss (TBA). Free and open to the public. Everyone is welcome.

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August 1, 2015

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Family 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: 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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Arabic Language for kids

2:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)

Group Name: Imam Mahdi organization

Contact Person: Hayder Alalwan

Contact Phone: 319-621-5730

Closed to the public

Details: Teaching Arabic Language for kids

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August 2, 2015

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Iowa State University's Insect Zoo

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

Meeting Room A

Staff or Desk Contact: Casey

Contact Phone: 319-887-6028

Open to the public

Details: The Insect Zoo in Iowa State University's Department of Entomology is an outreach program developed to foster an appreciation of insects found in Iowa and throughout the world. Participants can view and interact with live insects and other arthropods. Participants will learn about interrelationships among diverse insect groups and their important role in life on Earth. For more information please visit ISU's Department of Entomology website: http://www.ent.iastate.edu/insectzoo/

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SIT, STAY, R.E.A.D.: with Therapy Dogs of Johnson County

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

Storytime Room

Staff or Desk Contact: Children's Services Desk

Contact Phone: 356-5200

Open to the public

Details: Come read aloud to trained therapy dogs. Read four times to earn a new book!

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August 3, 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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AFM Local 450

10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)

Group Name: AFM Local 450

Contact Person: Roscoe Porch

Contact Phone: 319-351-3498

Second Contact Name: Richard Watson

Second Contact Phone: 319-337-3465

Closed to the public

Details: American Federation of Musicians Local 450 Executive Board meeting

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Letter Party

11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Meeting Room B

Group Name: Environment Friendly

Contact Person: Charlie Escorcia

Contact Phone: 319-930-1874

Second Contact Name: Kathy Dix

Second Contact Phone: 319-440-0229

Open to the public

Details: Writing letters for environmental issues

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Teen Center Summer 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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IC Genealogical Society Board Meeting

3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)

Group Name: Iowa City Genealogical Society

Contact Person: Kathy Wachel

Contact Phone: 319-351-3879

Second Contact Name: Joanie Hindman

Second Contact Phone: 319-354-0455

Closed to the public

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Comprehensive Equity Plan Public Feedback

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

Meeting Room B

Group Name: ICCSD

Contact Person: Judy Serovy

Contact Phone: 319-688-1000

Second Contact Name: Kingsley Botchway

Second Contact Phone: 319-438-2238

Open to the public

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Rainbow Reading Group: "The Left Hand of Darkness" by Ursula K Le Guin

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

Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)

Group Name: Rainbow Reading Group

Contact Person: Todd A. DeGraff

Contact Phone: 319-351-6463

Second Contact Name: Bridget Malone

Second Contact Phone: 319-887-3618

Open to the public

Details: This is an LGBT book discussion group, open to the public.

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August 4, 2015

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Iowa State University - CIRAS

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

Meeting Room B

Group Name: ISU, CIRAS

Contact Person: Julie Fagle

Contact Phone: 319-310-8612

Second Contact Name: Melissa Burant

Second Contact Phone: 563-726-9958

Closed to the public

Details: Communications Team Planning Event

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Toddler Storytime: with Amanda

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 Summer 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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ICDD Restaurant Caucus (Iowa City Downtown District)

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

Meeting Room B

Group Name: Iowa City Downtown District

Contact Person: Betsy Potter

Contact Phone: 319-354-0863

Second Contact Phone: 319-354-0863

Open to the public

Details: Monthly restaurant caucus meeting

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August 5, 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 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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Arts Iowa City Board Meeting

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 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

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Teen Center Summer 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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August 6, 2015

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Preschool Pug Storytime

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: Today at ICPL we will be featuring Pugs. Come by to read some silly pug dog stories and to meet some of our staff's furry friends!

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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Teen Center Summer 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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Rotary Blood Drive

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

Meeting Room A

Group Name: Downtown Rotary Club

Contact Person: Sandy Pickup

Contact Phone: 319-331-4891

Second Contact Name: Paul Nichols

Second Contact Phone: 319-383-8981

Open to the public

Details: Downtown Rotary sponsored blood drive for Degowin Blood Center

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August 7, 2015

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Book Babies: with Karen (am)

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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Michael Dudley Bray for President

11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Meeting Room A

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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Teen Center Summer Tech Times

1:00 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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Book Babies: with Karen (pm)

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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Introduction to Genealogy

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

Computer Lab

Staff or Desk Contact: Reference Desk

Contact Phone: 356-5200

Open to the public

Details: Have you ever wondered about your family tree? Not sure how to start searching for your ancestors? Come join us for an Introduction to Genealogy. From what questions to ask and where to start searching to how to keep track of the information you find we'll get you started on your search. Space is limited register online or by calling 356-5200.

Date of publication

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

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