Iowa City Update is a weekly video featuring City of Iowa City projects, programs and events. Topics this week include Black History Month events, an updated report on the City’s Strategic Plan, and more. Select the image below to watch Iowa City Update.

Wonders of Buxton

Learn how to tune into this free virtual presentation on the history of Buxton, Iowa, an early 20th century town where African Americans were welcomed with little racism and discrimination.

Sunday Fun Day: Balloon Tennis

Celebrate the Williams sisters by reading a book about their rise to greatness and completing a fun, take-home project through the Iowa City Public Library.

Strategic Plan Update

Read the latest progress report on the City’s Strategic Plan, which outlines top priorities and initiatives of City Council.

One Book Two Book

This Children’s Literature Festival will be held virtually this year. Along with a variety of free online events, there will also be a Kids Book Box available for purchase that includes a curated selection of books and activities.

Date of publication

Monday, February 01, 2021