Community Writing Center @ Coralville Public Library
Jul 16 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
4:00 pm
Need help with your paper, story, poem, nonfiction, personal statement, cover letter, resume, TOEFL preparation essay, or any other kind of writing? Our Community Writing Center can help! No appointment...
Hawkeyes in Space @ Coralville Public Library
Jul 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
The Doctor isn’t the only space traveler, Space physicist George Hospodarsky will speak about the University of Iowa’s involvement in the space program from the 1950s to the present. The Department of Physics...
Guys In Ties @ Old Creamery Theatre Main Stage
Jul 16 @ 7:30 pm
7:30 pm
An elite traveling improv comedy troupe. No two shows or workshops are ever the same!
Free English Language Class for Adults @ Coralville Public Library
Jul 17 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
9:30 am
Free English Language Class for Adults, Friday & Wednesday mornings 9:30-11:00 am, at the Coralville Library downstairs meeting rooms. With support from the Friends of the Coralville Public Library. Childcare...
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jul 17 @ 9:30 am – 10:25 am
9:30 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...
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Days of Disaster: The Douglas Starch Works Explosion @ The History Center | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
10:00 am
The History Center commemorates the 100th anniversary of the Douglas Starch Works Explosion, an event with repercussions for the entirety of Linn County – including the workers at the plant,...
Free Summer Admission at the CRMA! @ The Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
Jul 17 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
12:00 pm
For the tenth year in a row, it’s FREE SUMMER AT THE CRMA!!! From now until Sunday, September 1, admission to the CRMA is Free. Come in as often as...
John Beckelman: Horizon Suite @ The Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
Jul 17 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
12:00 pm
John Beckelman’s Horizon Suite is a group of six recently-completed three-dimensional landscapes. Using the expressive potential of clay and a variety of other materials, Beckelman’s work explores the transitional space...
Jul 17 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
12:00 pm
Museum Store Artist of the Month, Doug Hansen
Terra Nova: Ten Years @ Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
Jul 17 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Terra Nova: Ten Years @ Cedar Rapids Museum of Art | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
12:00 pm
Terra Nova: Ten Years November 3, 2018 – October 6, 2019   The CRMA celebrates ten years of collaborating with the Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio. In 2009, the...
Grades 1-4: R is for Reading & ROBOTS! @ Coralville Public Library
Jul 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
1:00 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
1:00 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...
Jul 17 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Summer Classes at the Sass Family Farm @ Sass Family Farm | Riverside | Iowa | United States
1:00 pm
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...
Jul 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Movie: Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure @ Coralville Public Library | Coralville | Iowa | United States
6:00 pm
Join us for a classic time traveling adventure to help celebrate Doctor Who week.  With the help of a time machine, high school slackers Bill and Ted travel to various...
Jul 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
6:00 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...
Jul 18 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
9:15 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...
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Days of Disaster: The Douglas Starch Works Explosion @ The History Center | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
10:00 am
The History Center commemorates the 100th anniversary of the Douglas Starch Works Explosion, an event with repercussions for the entirety of Linn County – including the workers at the plant,...
Preschool Story Time @ Ladd Library
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
10:00 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....
Jul 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
10:30 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...
Wee Read @ Coralville Public Library - Storytime Room
Jul 18 @ 11:15 am – 11:45 am
11:15 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...
John Beckelman: Horizon Suite @ The Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
Jul 18 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
12:00 pm
John Beckelman’s Horizon Suite is a group of six recently-completed three-dimensional landscapes. Using the expressive potential of clay and a variety of other materials, Beckelman’s work explores the transitional space...
Jul 18 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
12:00 pm
Museum Store Artist of the Month, Doug Hansen
Terra Nova: Ten Years @ Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
Jul 18 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
12:00 pm
Terra Nova: Ten Years November 3, 2018 – October 6, 2019 The CRMA celebrates ten years of collaborating with the Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio. In 2009, the CRMA...
Jul 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
1:00 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...
Apples In Winter @ Old Creamery Theatre Main Stage
Jul 18 @ 2:00 pm
2:00 pm
Twenty-two years ago, Miriam’s son, Robert, committed a horrible crime. As is tradition, Robert is granted a last meal. His request: a slice of his mother’s apple pie. Now Miriam...
Thursday Night Live @ Washington Central Park
Jul 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
May 30th Mike Whittacker and The Bumpy Family June 6th Just us Girls June 13th Mad Creek Mudcats June 20th James Mons & His Not-So Little Monsters June 27th Fairfield...
CR Comic Book Club @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jul 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
6:30 pm
Comic book talk with other fans spotlighting a particular character, creator, or genre. Are you a comic book enthusiast? Want to share your love for this artful style of literature?...
Reading to Dogs @ Ladd Library
Jul 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
6:30 pm
Make new furry friends as you improve your reading skills! Trained, certified therapy dogs provide comfortable companionship to emerging readers as they earn a free library book and bookmark. Everyone...
High Heeled History Talk @ Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
From the moment the Persians introduced the high-heeled shoe to Europe in the seventeenth century, high heels have been both a fashion statement and status symbol. Join Associate Curator Kate...
Novel Conversations @ Coralville Public Library
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Novel Conversations @ Coralville Public Library | Coralville | Iowa | United States
7:00 pm
Cost: Free and open to the public Novel Conversations is a book group that alternates between classic novels and more recent works of fiction and nonfiction. Participants are welcome to...