Adult

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Meeting Room B

Are you a science fiction or fantasy writer? Are you an experienced author who just can’t break through that pesky writer’s block? Do you have knowledge you want to impart upon your community?

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm
Meeting Room A

Genetic data have revolutionized how we diagnose medical conditions; however, as more companies like 23andMe offer reports on personal health and disease it is important to recognize their limitati

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 -
4:00pm to 8:00pm
Digital Media Lab

Want to get some help starting a digital media project like scanning photos, editing a video, or converting a VHS?

Thursday, August 30, 2018 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm
Digital Media Lab

Adults and teens: get one-on-one help with your writing from Kirkwood Community College writing tutors at the Library-Community writing center satellite in the Second Floor Digital Media Lab.

Friday, August 31, 2018 -
10:00am to 11:30am
Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)

Want to practice your English skills in a fun and informal group?

Friday, August 31, 2018 -
12:00pm to 1:30pm
Meeting Room A

What, if any, is the writer’s responsibility toward representing the “other” accurately? What effort, in understanding, empathy, research, may be needed?

Friday, August 31, 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Meeting Room B

The Spanish Book Club will meet in Meeting Room B to discuss "La verdadera noche de Iguala" by Anabel Hernández. Meeting starts at 6:15 and is free and open to the public.

Monday, September 3, 2018 -
10:00am to 9:00pm
Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C, Meeting Room D, Meeting Room E (2nd Floor), Digital Media Lab, Teen Center, Storytime Room, Book End Bookstore, Bookmobile

The Library is closed in honor of the holiday. The Library's web page and catalog can be accessed 24 hours a day at www.icpl.org

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Digital Media Lab

Adults and teens: get one-on-one help with your writing from University of Iowa writing tutors at the Library-Community writing center satellite in the Second Floor Training Lab.

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Meeting Room B

The Rainbow Room focuses on literature through an LGBTQIA+ lens and provides opportunities for LGBTQIA+ writers to share and write in a safe, supportive, and creative space.

Featured Events

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Meeting Room B
Friday, August 24, 2018 -
5:30pm to 7:15pm
Storytime Room
Tuesday, August 28, 2018 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm
Meeting Room A
Friday, August 31, 2018 -
12:00pm to 1:30pm
Meeting Room A