Jul
17
Wed
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jul 17 @ 9:30 am – 10:25 am

“Mother Goose on the Loose” is a 20-minute nursery rhyme program for newborns to three-year-olds, followed by a 30-minute playtime. This program helps strengthen babies’ and toddlers’ foundation for literacy with rhymes, rhythm, repetition, story and movement.

We always recommend confirming details before attending. We hope to see you there!

Grades 1-4: R is for Reading & ROBOTS! @ Coralville Public Library
Jul 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Use your design and engineering skills to build a robot from recycled materials.

Program lasts approximately 1 hour.

School’s Out @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jul 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

A stimulating hour for elementary school children on days when school is not in session.

School’s out for summer! Each School’s Out program for children K-5 will give children the chance to try something new, fun (and maybe messy!).

We always recommend confirming details before attending. We hope to see you there!

Summer Classes at the Sass Family Farm @ Sass Family Farm
Jul 17 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Summer Classes at the Sass Family Farm @ Sass Family Farm | Riverside | Iowa | United States

Sass Family Farm offers 8 weeks of Summer Classes for kids and families alike, starting June 17th through Aug 7th.
Mondays – Creative Writing
Tuesdays – Art & Creativity
Wednesdays – Farm Life Classes
Each day will feature different areas of interest You can sign up for one or all of them! Check out what we have planned at http://sassfamilyfarm.com/events/2019-06/

National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium – Ocean Odyssey @ Ladd Library
Jul 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Our traveling touch tank brings live ocean animals to you! Break down some of the common misconceptions about sharks and sting rays. We will highlight adaptations these critters have to survive, their importance to the ecosystem and discover how you can help with conservation efforts. Participants will have the opportunity to get their hands wet and touch one of these amazing animals!

All performances are first-come, first-serve – wrist bands for guaranteed seating will be handed out one hour prior to each performance.

We always recommend confirming details before attending. We hope to see you there!

Jul
18
Thu
National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium – Ocean Odyssey @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jul 18 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am

Our traveling touch tank brings live ocean animals to you! Break down some of the common misconceptions about sharks and sting rays. We will highlight adaptations these critters have to survive, their importance to the ecosystem and discover how you can help with conservation efforts. Participants will have the opportunity to get their hands wet and touch one of these amazing animals!

All performances are first-come, first-serve – wrist bands for guaranteed seating will be handed out one hour prior to each performance.

We always recommend confirming details before attending. We hope to see you there!

Preschool Story Time @ Ladd Library
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Join us for stories, rhymes, and songs on Thursdays at Ladd Library.

Grow your child’s love of reading by attending Story Time. Each week explore new stories, songs, and rhymes.

We always recommend confirming details before attending. We hope to see you there!

 

National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium – Ocean Odyssey @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jul 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Our traveling touch tank brings live ocean animals to you! Break down some of the common misconceptions about sharks and sting rays. We will highlight adaptations these critters have to survive, their importance to the ecosystem and discover how you can help with conservation efforts. Participants will have the opportunity to get their hands wet and touch one of these amazing animals!

All performances are first-come, first-serve – wrist bands for guaranteed seating will be handed out one hour prior to each performance.

We always recommend confirming details before attending. We hope to see you there!

Wee Read @ Coralville Public Library - Storytime Room
Jul 18 @ 11:15 am – 11:45 am

During Wee Read caregivers share rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books with their little ones under 3.

Held in the Children’s Storytime Room. Program lasts approximately 25 minutes.

Occurs regularly on Thursdays.

National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium – Ocean Odyssey @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jul 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Our traveling touch tank brings live ocean animals to you! Break down some of the common misconceptions about sharks and sting rays. We will highlight adaptations these critters have to survive, their importance to the ecosystem and discover how you can help with conservation efforts. Participants will have the opportunity to get their hands wet and touch one of these amazing animals!

All performances are first-come, first-serve – wrist bands for guaranteed seating will be handed out one hour prior to each performance.

We always recommend confirming details before attending. We hope to see you there!