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iPad: Pictures*

Monday, July 31 @ 6:30-8:00 pm

Join Judd Taylor from Independence Light and Power, Telecommunications in the Community Room as he discusses how to use the Apps on your iPad or iPhone to edit pictures, create albums, share, make videos, and transfer your favorite photos.

All are welcome to attend library programs and classes; no library card is necessary, but registration is required. More info here.

recycled racers

Engineering Recycled Racers*

Tuesday, August 1 @ 9:00 am -3:00 pm

Kids can become engineers for the day and discover that they can engineer toy cars from materials that would be thrown away. During this all-day workshop, participants will get rolling and design their racer, share information about their goal, and engineer their own race car.  

A collaborative effort with Buchanan County ISU Extension and Outreach and the Independence Public Library, this program is for kids who will be enrolled in 1st-5th grade this fall. Pizza will be provided for lunch!  Registration is required - call 319-334-2470. Click here for more information.

urban tree

Games & Goodies

Tuesday, August 1 @ 1:00-3:00 pm

Adults are invited to enjoy a relaxed atmosphere in the Community Room and take part in a friendly game of cards, dominoes, Scrabble, or other game. Light refreshments will be served.

Games & Goodies meets the first and third Tuesday of each month from 1:00-3:00 pm. We will meet in the Freedom Room this week. No library card is necessary to attend this free social event. Click here for more information.

Plan Ahead...

Solar Eclipse with David Voigts - Monday, August 7 @ 6:30 pm
Gardening with Youth* - Thursday, August 10 @ 6:00 pm
Social Media Marketing - Monday, August 14 @ 6:30 pm
Teen Book Club - Wednesday, August 16 @ 6:00 pm
Solar Eclipse Splash - Monday, August 21 @ 12:00-2:00 pm

Please register for these programs.

Did you know?

Did you Know?

Summer Reading Program participants
Monday, July 31, is the final day to turn in your reading logs for prizes and to be entered into the Grand Prize Drawing for
Barnes & Noble
gift cards.

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