Archive for November, 2014

Booksellers’ Holiday Gift Recommendations

In the City of Literature, we are fortunate to be surrounded by so many world-class independent bookstores. This year we invited our local booksellers to share their top picks for holiday gifts. Among the Stacks 224 1st St SW, Mount Vernon John Green boxed set Signing for Dummies by Adan R. Penilla II PhD & […]

Booksellers’ Holiday Gift Guide

The City of Literature organization is partnering with several area bookstores to host the City of Literature Booksellers’ Holiday Gift Guide. Local booksellers will gather at 7 p.m. Monday Nov 24, at the Iowa City Public Library to present and talk about their top suggestions for holiday gifts.  This is an opportunity to ask for […]

Poems, History and Songs of World War I

Head to the Iowa City Public Library at noon Tuesday, Nov. 11, for “On the Centenary of the Great War: Poems, History and Songs of World War I.” Voices of Experience will open the program, followed by poetry reading presented by members of Reading Aloud from the Iowa City/Johnson County Senior Center. Local historian Loren […]