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Chess Butterflies: all-girls chess club

Schwab Auditorium 1401 5th Street, Coralville

Chess Butterflies is an all-girls chess club for elementary school aged children. Chess Butterflies goal is to inspire and encourage young girls to become confident chess players! Why? Because the sport is so male-dominated, there is a lack of representation for young girls to look up to. We strive to create an environment where girls […]

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Early Literacy Storytime for Preschoolers

Storytime Room 1401 5th Street, Coralville, IA

Parents and caregivers of preschoolers, come build your children’s literacy skills as we talk, sing, read, and play together. Located in the Children's Storytime Room, this program lasts approximately 30 minutes.

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Community Writing Center

Study Room 6 1401 5th Street, Coralville, IA, IA

Get one-on-one help with your writing from Kirkwood Community College writing faculty at the Community Writing Center. Resumes, applications, op-eds, reports, essays, legal documents, creative writing of all types— all writing is welcome! Writing faculty will be in Study Room 6.  Walk-in 20 minute appointments are first come, first served. This event is free and […]

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Free Beginning English Language Class for Adults (in-person)

Schwab Auditorium 1401 5th Street, Coralville

Free English language class for foreign born adults meets in-person on Tuesday evenings in Schwab Auditorium.  Join at anytime.  All are welcome. This class is led by Dan Junis.  If you have any questions feel free to email Dan. There is also a class on Wednesday & Friday mornings 9:30-11:00 am on Zoom.  Students are […]

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Banned Book Movie Night

Schwab Auditorium 1401 5th Street, Coralville

Join us for a free movie night at the Library.  We are showing Fahrenheit 451 (1966) for Banned Books Week. Fahrenheit 451 In an oppressive future, a fireman whose duty is to destroy all books begins to question his task.  Based on the book by the same title by Ray Bradbury.  Fahrenheit 451 is approximately […]

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Craft to Go for Adults

Circulation Desk 1401 5th Street, Coralville, IA

Stop by the Circulation desk to pick up a free Craft to Go kit for adults.  September kits include materials and instructions to make Comic Strip Coasters in honor of National Comic Book Day (September 25). Craft to Go kits become available on the 3rd Wednesday of each month. Available while supplies last.

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Free Beginning English Language Class for Adults (online)

Zoom

Free English language class for foreign born adults. Friday & Wednesday mornings 9:30-11:00 am on Zoom.  Please email Ellen for information on how to join.  All are welcome. This class is led by Dan Junis.  If you have any questions feel free to email Dan. There is also an in-person class on Tuesday evenings from […]

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Wee Read

Storytime Room 1401 5th Street, Coralville, IA

How do you grow a reader? Begin with Wee Read – your special time to enjoy sharing songs, rhymes, and books with your babies and toddlers. Located in the Storytime Room, this program lasts approximately 20 minutes.

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Early Out: Art Cart

Storytime Room 1401 5th Street, Coralville, IA

Drop in after school and make a craft. The Art Cart will be available until 3:30 p.m. in the Storytime Room. Early Out is a self-directed drop in activity for school aged kids.  Caregivers, please stay with children who cannot work independently.  

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Movie Night

Schwab Auditorium 1401 5th Street, Coralville

Join us at the Library for a free movie for adults. The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent A fictionalized version of Nicolas Cage accepts $1 million to attend the birthday of a rabid fan.  Things take a turn when he is recruited by the CIA and must live up to his on-screen image in order […]

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Free Beginning English Language Class for Adults (online)

Zoom

Free English language class for foreign born adults. Friday & Wednesday mornings 9:30-11:00 am on Zoom.  Please email Ellen for information on how to join.  All are welcome. This class is led by Dan Junis.  If you have any questions feel free to email Dan. There is also an in-person class on Tuesday evenings from […]

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Family Storytime

Storytime Room 1401 5th Street, Coralville, IA

Picture books are for everybody and so is Family Storytime! Making reading and language fun is the best way to ensure children will be readers. Come enjoy! Located in the Storytime Room, this program lasts approximately 30 minutes.

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