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Posted on: August 1, 2022

Book Discussion – 6:30 pm

Book Discussion

Interested in conversation and interaction? Pick up your copy of this month’s selection, Anxious People by Fredrik Backman, at the circulation desk and join the Independence Public Library to discuss and share your thoughts on this novel! For m...

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Posted on: August 8, 2022

Family Game Night – 6:00-7:30 pm

Family Game Night

Get in some family time before school begins at the Independence Public Library! We will have games, cards, and Legos to use, or bring your favorite game from home! Snacks and drinks provided. For more information, email iplprograms@gmail.com&...

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Posted on: August 3, 2022

Library Closing Early for Staff Development – 5:00 pm

Staff Development

The Independence Public Library will close at 5:00 pm on Wednesday, August 10. We will return to normal hours of 9:30 am – 8:00 pm on Thursday, August 11.  For more information, call the library at 319-334-2470 or email iplprog...

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Posted on: August 2, 2022

Chalk the Walk – 6:30 pm

Chalk the Walk

Bring the family out to spread some light in the community by filling the sidewalk in front of the Independence Public Library with positive messages and drawings! Great for all ages and chalk is provided. For more information, email iplprograms@...

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Posted on: July 28, 2022

Tween & Teen Writers’ Group* – 11:00 am

Tween Teen Writers Group

Tweens and teens interested in writing can gather to discuss their stories, share their work, and work on developing a story over the summer at the Independence Public Library. *Registration is required. Email iplprograms@gmail.com or ca...

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Posted on: June 17, 2022

Outdoor Story Time

Story Time

Story time is an introduction to the magic of books and reading. Have fun at the Independence Public Library with rhymes, stories, and movements while developing early literacy skills. Story time will be held in the green space outside the library and wil...

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