May
29
Wed
New Bohemia Walking Tour with Mark Stoffer Hunter @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library
May 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
New Bohemia Walking Tour with Mark Stoffer Hunter @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States

Join Mark Stoffer Hunter, Cedar Rapids Historian, for a walking tour of the historic New Bohemia neighborhood. Learn about the evolution of this unique Bohemian commercial district from the early 1870s through the present day. Mark will highlight the special stories associated with the architectural landmarks.

Jun
1
Sat
Free First Saturday for Students: Butterfly Social @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library
Jun 1 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Free First Saturday for Students: Butterfly Social @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States

Butterflies are beautiful – and essential to our ecosystem. Join us for a free day of activities with the Monarch Zone, where you’ll discover local breeds of butterflies and popular ones from the Czech and Slovak Republics.

Movin’ at the Museum: Dance into Summer (Belly Dance Fitness) @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library
Jun 1 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Movin’ at the Museum: Dance into Summer (Belly Dance Fitness) @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States

This great aerobic workout uses belly dance-inspired steps for a total body toning experience on the dance floor! Get ready to sweat as you burn calories and sculpt muscle from top to bottom with our instructor, Tara Allen.

Jun
2
Sun
Playtime Poppy Summer Theatre Adventure Auditions @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library
Jun 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Playtime Poppy Summer Theatre Adventure Auditions @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States

Playtime Poppy’s Summer Theatre Adventure is partnering with NCSML and the African American Museum of Iowa this summer to explore tales and traditions from West Africa through a play written and directed by Darrin Crow! All interested students are invited to try out for parts in the production in this audition session.

Visit the Playtime Poppy website for more information.
Auditions: June 2, 2019 at 1:00 p.m.
Ages: 7 -14

Tech Crew: Applications (coming soon) due June 2, 2109
Ages: 12-14

Performances: Sat., June 22, 2019 at 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.

Show Sponsors: RSH Legal, George and Janelle McClain, Cedar Rapids Bank & Trust, and 104.5 KDAT.

Jun
9
Sun
Ride of the Kings @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library
Jun 9 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Ride of the Kings @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States

On Pentecost in some Moravian towns, they celebrate with a festival and parade called the Ride of the Kings. The town’s men and boys come together to decorate their horses with paper flowers and ribbon and then ride around the village. Gallop over to the museum to make paper flowers and other colorful decorations to adorn the NCSML’s “horse” (not a real horse) and learn more about this tradition.

Jun
18
Tue
Elephant and Piggie’s “We Are In A Play!” @ Old Creamery Theatre Main Stage
Jun 18 @ 10:00 am

Elephant and Piggie are the best, best, “bestus” friends in the whole world! Based on the award-winning books by Mo Willems, this irresistible look at friendship will have audiences doing the “Flippy Floppy Floory” dance all night long!

Jun
19
Wed
Elephant and Piggie’s “We Are In A Play!” @ Old Creamery Theatre Main Stage
Jun 19 @ 10:00 am

Elephant and Piggie are the best, best, “bestus” friends in the whole world! Based on the award-winning books by Mo Willems, this irresistible look at friendship will have audiences doing the “Flippy Floppy Floory” dance all night long!

Jun
20
Thu
Elephant and Piggie’s “We Are In A Play!” @ Old Creamery Theatre Main Stage
Jun 20 @ 10:00 am

Elephant and Piggie are the best, best, “bestus” friends in the whole world! Based on the award-winning books by Mo Willems, this irresistible look at friendship will have audiences doing the “Flippy Floppy Floory” dance all night long!

Jun
22
Sat
Elephant and Piggie’s “We Are In A Play!” @ Old Creamery Theatre Main Stage
Jun 22 @ 10:00 am

Elephant and Piggie are the best, best, “bestus” friends in the whole world! Based on the award-winning books by Mo Willems, this irresistible look at friendship will have audiences doing the “Flippy Floppy Floory” dance all night long!

Elephant and Piggie’s “We Are In A Play!” @ Old Creamery Theatre Main Stage
Jun 22 @ 1:00 pm

Elephant and Piggie are the best, best, “bestus” friends in the whole world! Based on the award-winning books by Mo Willems, this irresistible look at friendship will have audiences doing the “Flippy Floppy Floory” dance all night long!