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  1. Calendar Overlay Library - Adults (9)
  2. Calendar Overlay Library - All Ages/Family (8)
  3. Calendar Overlay Library - Children (8)
  4. Calendar Overlay Library - Closures/Cancellations (8)
  5. Calendar Overlay Library - Teens (7)
  6. Calendar Overlay Main Calendar Meetings (6)

Library - Adults

  1. “Writing a Memoir” Workshop*

    July 7, 2020, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

    Learn tips and tricks for writing your memoir from an award-winning author. *Registration Required

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  2. 1 Minute to Better Photos, No Matter What Camera You Use

    July 9, 2020, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

    10 field-tested tips for better photos.

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  3. Fitness Friday

    July 10, 2020, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

    Join us online for a workout and stay active this summer!

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  4. Book Discussion

    July 13, 2020, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Zoom

    Virtual Book Discussion featuring "Hillbilly Elegy".

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  5. Fitness Friday

    July 17, 2020, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

    Join us online for a workout and stay active this summer!

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  6. Instant Pot 101

    July 23, 2020, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

    Learn how to make the most of your Instant Pot!

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  7. Fitness Friday

    July 24, 2020, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

    Join us online for a workout and stay active this summer!

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  8. Online Book Discussion

    July 27, 2020, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Zoom

    Virtual Book Discussion featuring "Little Fires Everywhere".

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  9. Fitness Friday

    July 31, 2020, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

    Join us online for a workout and stay active this summer!

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Library - All Ages/Family

  1. Stories for YOU at 2!

    July 8, 2020, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Facebook Live

    Story Time for All Ages via Facebook Live

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  2. How to Be a Magician

    July 9, 2020 - July 13, 2020

    Learn a few magic tricks of your own!

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  3. Guitar Basics with Andy

    July 11, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Learn to play your favorite song on the guitar!

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  4. Stories for YOU at 2!

    July 15, 2020, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Facebook Live

    Story Time for All Ages via Facebook Live

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  5. Stories for YOU at 2!

    July 22, 2020, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

    Story Time for All Ages via Facebook Live

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  6. Pet Talent Show

    July 29, 2020, All Day

    Watch the best pet tricks from the Independence community!

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  7. Stories for YOU at 2!

    July 29, 2020, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Facebook Live

    Story Time for All Ages via Facebook Live

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  8. Big Bang Bubbles Station

    July 31, 2020, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Take bubbles to the next level with this interactive program!

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Library - Children

  1. Dragons: Return of the Ice Sorceress

    July 1, 2020 - July 6, 2020

    Find a dragon and save the kingdom is this wacky science adventure!

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  2. Kayleigh Rogers, Magician

    July 8, 2020 - July 13, 2020

    Great magic show from Iowa’s youngest magician!

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  3. Online Story Time

    July 9, 2020, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM @ Public Library

    Story Time for All Ages via Facebook Live!

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  4. Absolute Science Laser Show

    July 15, 2020 - July 20, 2020

    Join Toto Johnson for a spectacular laser show!

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  5. Online Story Time

    July 16, 2020, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM @ Public Library

    Story Time for All Ages via Facebook Live!

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  6. Aliens: Escape From Earth

    July 22, 2020 - July 27, 2020

    Join this wacky space scientist for an out-of-this-world experience!

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  7. Online Story Time

    July 23, 2020, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM @ Public Library

    Story Time for All Ages via Facebook Live!

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  8. Online Story Time

    July 30, 2020, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM @ Public Library

    Story Time for All Ages via Facebook Live!

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Library - Closures/Cancellations

  1. IPL Closed on Sundays

    July 5, 2020, All Day

    The Independence Public Library will be closed on Sundays until further notice.

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  2. Curbside Only on Fridays

    July 10, 2020, All Day

    The Independence Public Library will be closed to the public on Fridays. We will only be offering curbside pickup from 2-6 PM on Fridays until further notice.

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  3. IPL Closed on Sundays

    July 12, 2020, All Day

    The Independence Public Library will be closed on Sundays until further notice.

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  4. Curbside Only on Fridays

    July 17, 2020, All Day

    The Independence Public Library will be closed to the public on Fridays. We will only be offering curbside pickup from 2-6 PM on Fridays until further notice.

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  5. IPL Closed on Sundays

    July 19, 2020, All Day

    The Independence Public Library will be closed on Sundays until further notice.

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  6. Curbside Only on Fridays

    July 24, 2020, All Day

    The Independence Public Library will be closed to the public on Fridays. We will only be offering curbside pickup from 2-6 PM on Fridays until further notice.

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  7. IPL Closed on Sundays

    July 26, 2020, All Day

    The Independence Public Library will be closed on Sundays until further notice.

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  8. Curbside Only on Fridays

    July 31, 2020, All Day

    The Independence Public Library will be closed to the public on Fridays. We will only be offering curbside pickup from 2-6 PM on Fridays until further notice.

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Library - Teens

  1. Venture Out with Lucas Miller, Part 1

    July 7, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Zoom

    This event has been CANCELLED. Explore new skills in this series of outdoor adventures!

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  2. Minecraft Online at Home*

    July 10, 2020, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    The Season of Perdition features new adventures in this Minecraft World.

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  3. Crafternoon with Jill

    July 14, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Zoom

    Create flowers of different shapes and sizes using materials found at home!

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  4. Venture Out with Lucas Miller, Part 2

    July 16, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Zoom

    This event has been CANCELLED. Share your experiences Venturing Out in your own neighborhood!

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  5. Easy Breakfast Prep for Teens

    July 21, 2020, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Zoom

    Explore some easy ways to make the most important meal of the day!

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  6. Minecraft Online at Home*

    July 24, 2020, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    The Season of Perdition features new adventures in this Minecraft World.

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  7. Crafternoon with Jill

    July 28, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Zoom

    Craft a beaded mobile to hang in your favorite spot!

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Main Calendar Meetings

  1. Government, Performance & Finance Committee Meeting

    July 6, 2020, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

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  2. Public Works Committee

    July 6, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

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  3. City Council Committee of the Whole

    July 6, 2020, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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  4. Public Safety Committee

    July 7, 2020, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

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  5. City Council Meeting

    July 13, 2020, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ City Hall

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  6. City Council Meeting

    July 27, 2020, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ City Hall

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