Adult

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C

Author Janet Fitch, author of White Oleander, an Oprah Book Club pick and a #1 New York Times bestseller, will be here to read from her new novel.

Friday, November 10, 2017 -
8:00am to 10:00am
Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C, Meeting Room D

Friday, November 10, 2017 -
10:00am to 5:00pm
Bookmobile

Bookmobile services are canceled today due to the Veteran's Day Holiday. The Downtown Library is open from 10AM to 6PM.

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

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

Friday, November 10, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C, Meeting Room D, Meeting Room E (2nd Floor), Computer Lab, Teen Center, Storytime Room, Lobby

Saturday, November 11, 2017 -
10:00am to 11:00am
Computer Lab

Beginning or in the midst of a genealogy project? Come to the library and learn how to use our online genealogy resources like Ancestry.com to help solve your family tree mysteries.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Meeting Room A

A conversation with Jennifer Kayle, Associate Professor, UI Dept of Dance; Ali Hasan, Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, UI Dept of Philosophy; and several local activists regard

Tuesday, November 14, 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, November 14, 2017 -
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?

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Computer Lab

Military records are great resources when trying to further your genealogy search.

Featured Events

Friday, October 20, 2017 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C
Friday, October 20, 2017 -
5:30pm to 7:00pm
Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C
Friday, October 20, 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Storytime Room, Children's Room
Saturday, October 21, 2017 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm
Storytime Room