Drop-in Illustration Workshop with Matt Laux

MERGE 136 S Dubuque St, Iowa City, IA

Children can free draw with Iowa City artist Matt Laux. Matt is a father, chef, and artist, inviting everyone to be creative and joyful. We will provide the paper and drawing tools, you provide the creativity!

Free Flicks: Rabbitson Crusoe and Rabbit of Seville

FilmScene at The Chauncey 404 E College St, Iowa City, IA

FilmsScene presents free screenings of classic Looney Tunes shorts, Rabbitson Crusoe and Rabbit of Seville. The films run on a loop all morning.

Trains!

MERGE 136 S Dubuque St, Iowa City, IA

Full steam ahead for Lego and BRIO train fun with Dan Daly. Stop in at MERGE on the pedmall and play all day!    

Book Fair at One Book Two Book

FilmScene at The Chauncey 404 E College St, Iowa City, IA

At FilmScene at The Chauncey Join us for a celebration of children's literature and writing! Books, author readings, writing workshops, film screenings, crafts, costume characters, and more! Featured Guests: Covenant Family Solutions, Iowa City Public Library, Coralville Public Library, Iowa Youth Writing Project, North Liberty Library, PaperPie, Sidekick Coffee & Books, The Book End, The

The Little Old Lady and the Riceballs with Monica Leo

FilmScene at The Chauncey 404 E College St, Iowa City, IA

The Little Old Lady and the Riceballs, a Japanese tale told with puppets, followed by a short discussion of the history of Eulenspiegel as told in Monica Leo's new book, Hand, Shadow, Rod. from Ice Cube Press. Since 1974, Eulenspiegel has toured in thirty-one states and four countries around the world. All along establishing and maintaining an

I Quit! with Jean Herring

FilmScene at The Chauncey 404 E College St, Iowa City, IA

Have you ever quit something? Parents, educators, and coaches often emphasize the importance of motivation, perseverance and determination, but rarely acknowledge the importance of quitting, and how it goes hand in hand with life satisfaction and trying new things. Because sometimes quitting is the best thing - sometimes quitting leads to BETTER things. In this

Sing-a-Long

FilmScene at The Chauncey 404 E College St, Iowa City, IA

Join the Iowa Children's Museum for a family fun sing-a-long!

Author Talk with Jen Ferguson

FilmScene at The Chauncey 404 E College St, Iowa City, IA

Métis with ancestral ties to the Red River (on her father's side) and Canadian settler (on her mother's side), an activist, a feminist, an auntie, and an accomplice armed with a PhD in English and Creative Writing. Jen believes writing, teaching and beading are political acts. She is represented by Patricia Nelson at Marsal Lyon

Book Character Meet & Greet

FilmScene at The Chauncey 404 E College St, Iowa City, IA

Bring your camera and snap a picture with Frog & Toad, Clifford, Mercy Watson, and Penelope Rex!

Libraries Storytime

FilmScene at The Chauncey 404 E College St, Iowa City, IA

Join your favorite librarians from Coralville Public Library, Iowa City Public Library, and North Liberty Library for a very special storytime!  

Jr. High Writing Jam! Featuring the IYWP and author Jen Ferguson

The Tuesday Agency 404 E College St, Unit 408, Iowa City, IA

All 6th, 7th, and 8th graders who like to write are invited. Come together with other writers to compare ideas and be inspired to write something new. Instructors from the Iowa Youth Writing Project will moderate this awesome event. Open mic, and amazing door prizes. FREE!  Loading…   Credit Jen Ferguson Métis with ancestral ties to

Book Character Meet & Greet

FilmScene at The Chauncey 404 E College St, Iowa City, IA

Bring your camera and snap a picture with Frog & Toad, Clifford, Mercy Watson, and Penelope Rex!