Iowa Icons – Glenn Miller
Thursday, May 5th at 6:30 pm in Meeting Room A
Join us on the first Thursday evening of each month for our Iowa Icons program. We’ll be highlighting the lives and accomplishments of historically significant individuals with an Iowa connection. An array of notable individuals – from politicians and scientists to actors and authors – will be featured. This month’s program will feature Glenn Miller, an American big band musician, arranger, composer, and bandleader in the swing era. Presented by the Glenn Miller Birthplace Museum in Clarinda, IA. Click here to see a complete list of upcoming Iowa Icons programs.
Thursday, May 19th at 6:00 pm
Find out how easy it is to get started in the popular and fascinating pursuit of genealogy. Learn the basics to begin your journey of discovery in this 2 hour class presented by The Iowa Genealogical Society. Registration is required; please call 515-278-3945.
UPDATE: The May Genealogy class is full at this time.
Thursdays between 9:30 and 11:30 AM
Free drop-in activities for adults. We’ll provide the crafts, puzzles, games, coloring supplies, and more – all you have to do is show up and choose your activity!
Thursday Night Movie
Thursday, May 26th at 6:00 pm in the ICN Classroom
Adult Movie Night meets the 4th Thursday of each month in the ICN Classroom at 6:00 pm. This month we’ll be showing an Oscar nominated drama about an Irish immigrant who lands in a 1950s New York borough, where she quickly falls into a romance with a local. When her past catches up with her, however, she must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within. (Rated PG-13/111 min). Recommended for ages 17 & up.
Fridays, May 6, 13, 20, & 27 at 1:00 PM in the ICN Classroom
Join us for a movie each Friday afternoon. A different genre will be explored each month. This month we’ll be showing movies based on, or filmed in, Iowa. For adults only (age 18 & up) please. No popcorn will be served. PLEASE NOTE THE NEW PROGRAM TIME – 1:00 PM.