Adult

Upcoming Events

Friday, September 1, 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:30pm
Meeting Room A

In Translation—As metaphor and as reality, in our ever-more-hybrid world, translation is now ubiquitous. Languages live side by side, commingle, influence each other.

Monday, September 4, 2017 -
10:00am to 9:00pm
Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C, Meeting Room D, Meeting Room E (2nd Floor), Computer 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 5, 2017 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Computer 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 5, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Meeting Room B

The Rainbow Room will focus on LGBT literature and provide opportunities for LGBT writers to share and write in a safe, supportive, and creative space.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Meeting Room A

With various incarnations of Sherlock Holmes in both film and television, the character Sherlock Holmes known to all.

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Meeting Room A

125th Anniversary of The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes celebration film series.

Thursday, September 7, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Meeting Room A

The stories of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle have inspired generations of readers devoted to Sherlock Holmes. Richard Caplan, author of "Dr. Watson, Mr.

Friday, September 8, 2017 -
10:00am to 11:30am
Meeting Room E (2nd Floor)

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

Saturday, September 9, 2017 -
9:00am to 10:00am
Teen Center, Storytime Room, Children's Room

On selected days, the Library will open one hour early for individuals with autism and their families to enjoy the library together in a neutral environment.

Saturday, September 9, 2017 -
10:00am to 7:30pm
Meeting Room A

125th Anniversary of The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes celebration film series.

Featured Events

Monday, August 21, 2017 -
12:30pm to 1:30pm
Meeting Room A
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Meeting Room A
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Meeting Room A
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Meeting Room A