Kids

Regular Storytimes

Toddler Storytimes
Mon & Tue 10:30 am
Preschool Storytimes
Wed & Thu 10:30 am
Book Babies
Fri 10:30 am & 1:30 pm
Family Storytime
Sat 10:30 am
Sunday Fun Day
Sun 2 pm

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Storytime Room

Specifically planned for toddlers or young preschoolers. The same program is performed Mondays and Tuesdays each week.

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Storytime Room

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.

Thursday, October 25, 2018 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Storytime Room

Join Orchestra Iowa’s talented chamber ensembles as they introduce preschool-aged children to the instruments of the orchestra!

Thursday, October 25, 2018 -
2:30pm to 4:00pm
Storytime Room

Today we are participating in 2018's Read for the Record day. This year's book is Maybe Something Beautiful, How Art Transformed a Neighborhood by F. Isabel Campoy and Theresa Howell.

Friday, October 26, 2018 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Storytime Room

Happy Halloween!
Book Babies is celebrating Halloween! Dress up your baby or toddler in costume. Come dressed up, too!
Today we'll also make a Halloween keepsake craft.

Friday, October 26, 2018 -
1:30pm to 2:00pm
Storytime Room

Happy Halloween!
Book Babies is celebrating Halloween! Dress up your baby or toddler in costume. Come dressed up, too!
Today we'll also make a Halloween keepsake craft.

Friday, October 26, 2018 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Digital Media Lab

Come enjoy an hour of Minecraft for the game's youngest fans. Meet other fans of your favorite game. We will play on the computers in the Digital Media Lab.

Friday, October 26, 2018 -
5:30pm to 7:15pm
Storytime Room

Halloween is right around the corner, so tonight we are screening Goosebumps. After moving to the town of famed author, R.L.Stine, young Zach finds out that the author has a dark secret.

Friday, October 26, 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Mercer Park, Other, Bookmobile

The annual City of Iowa City Halloween Parade and Carnival will again be located at Mercer Park.

Saturday, October 27, 2018 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Storytime Room

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.

Featured Events

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 -
3:30pm to 4:30pm
Storytime Room
Thursday, October 18, 2018 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Storytime Room
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm
Digital Media Lab
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Meeting Room A