by Meredith Hines-Dochterman on September 5th, 2014
Do you read comic books? Do you like talking about comic books with others? Do you have a favorite character you are ready to defend against anyone who claims otherwise? If so, the Iowa City Public Library’s Teen Comic Book Club is for you!
Students in grades seventh through 12th are invited to read any comic about our selected characters and/or teams, and attend the Teen Comic Book Club meeting to geek out or dispute their greatness in the comic book world.
The discussion lineup is as follows:
- Iron Man: Thursday, Sept. 25
- Green Lantern: Thursday, Oct. 30
- X-Men: Thursday, Nov. 20
- Wonder Woman: Thursday, Dec. 18
All Teen Comic Book Club meetings are held from 4 to 5 p.m. in the Koza Family Teen Center.
For more information, contact the Iowa City Public Library at (319) 356-5200.
by Meredith Hines-Dochterman on March 28th, 2014
Are you prepared for the financial future? Does thinking about writing a will or designating a beneficiary seem confusing? Don’t know where to start?
Join Thomas Gelman, an attorney with Phelan, Tucker, Muller, Walker, Tucker & Gelman, LLP; and John Chadima, Vice President and Trust Officer with MidWestOne Bank, for Estate Planning 101: Basic Considerations from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, April 10, in Meeting Room A at the Iowa City Public Library.
Gelman and Chadima will explain estate planning concepts in easy-to-understand terms. Their presentation is designed to help a wide variety of people, from young parents to retired senior citizens.
Estate Planning 101: Basic Considerations is being presented at the Library as part of Money Smart Week®, a public awareness campaign designed to help consumers better manage their personal finances. Money Smart Week® is co-sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and the American Library Association.
Estate Planning 101: Basic Considerations is free and open to the public. For more information, call the Library at (319) 356-5200.