It's easy to read about the Hunger Games, but do you actually have what it takes to survive the Hunger Games? Bring your blood-lust and your team and find out at Rod Library's UNI Hunger Games. Winning means free tickets to the Hunger Games movie. Losing means certain death.
The Center for Holocaust and Genocide Education and the Arnold Liebster Foundation of Davenport are making this exhibit available to schools and libraries around the state. Created by the Arnold-Liebster Foundation, this exhibit of 13 framed panels examines the lives and experiences of young Jehovah’s Witnesses who suffered as a result of the their refusal to accept Nazi ideology. In raising awareness about an important form of non-violent resistance to tyranny and persecution, the exhibit can stimulate thought and discussion of contemporary forms of intolerance and bullying and in the uses of civil disobedience and non-violent resistance.
Amy Stewart, best-sellling author of Wicked Plants: The Weed That Killed Lincoln's Mother and Other Botanical Atrocities, will be visiting Rod Library, the Cedar Falls Public Library and the Waterloo Public Library through Skype.
Join Rod Library at the opening reception for the traveling exhibit, "Harry Potter's World: Renaissance Science, Magic, and Medicine."
Watch the UNI Quidditch Team in action and stick around after the match to learn how to play! Please bring your own seating.This event is free and open to the public.
Come see the new collaborative space, technology and how the space is used for learning in the library's Learning Commons. Light refreshments will be served and there will be a chance to win a Kindle Fire.