Jul 22 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 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...
Music on the Move @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
10:00 am
Join us for 30 minutes of music and play while we explore songs, instruments, games, rhythms, chants, movement and a variety of musical styles. Lisa Klosterman will provide a demonstration...
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am
Garden Yard Games! Every Monday starting June 10th through July 29th we’ll be at a different park in the city. This year we’re partnering with Linn County Education Outreach and...
School’s Out @ Ladd Library
Jul 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 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...
Preschool Story Time @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
10:00 am
Join us for stories, rhymes, and songs on Tuesdays downtown. We always recommend confirming details before attending. We hope to see you there!
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
10:00 am
Enjoy summertime stories and an activity at Jacolyn Park, located at Jacolyn Dr NW & Gordon Avenue NW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52405. We always recommend confirming details before attending. We...
Garden Appetizers @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
We’ve partnered with New Pioneer Coop to present yummy, fresh appetizers for discerning palettes. Want to learn some new ways to use produce this summer? This event is for you!...
School’s Out @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jul 24 @ 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...
Tom Pease @ Ladd Library
Jul 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
6:00 pm
Singer, songwriter, and recording artist Tom Pease entertains with great music and audience participation that will have you rockin’ and rollin’ like no other performance. All performances are first-come, first-serve...
Tom Pease @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jul 25 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
9:15 am
Singer, songwriter, and recording artist Tom Pease entertains with great music and audience participation that will have you rockin’ and rollin’ like no other performance. All performances are first-come, first-serve...
Preschool Story Time @ Ladd Library
Jul 25 @ 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....
Tom Pease @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jul 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
10:30 am
Singer, songwriter, and recording artist Tom Pease entertains with great music and audience participation that will have you rockin’ and rollin’ like no other performance. All performances are first-come, first-serve...
Tom Pease @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jul 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
1:00 pm
Singer, songwriter, and recording artist Tom Pease entertains with great music and audience participation that will have you rockin’ and rollin’ like no other performance. All performances are first-come, first-serve...
Jul 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
Join us every month to complete a craft or project. All are designed to be completed within the session and all materials will be provided. Please register by calling the...
Music on the Move @ Ladd Library
Jul 26 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
10:00 am
Join us for 30 minutes of music and play while we explore songs, instruments, games, rhythms, chants, movement and a variety of musical styles. Lisa Klosterman will provide a demonstration...
Jul 29 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 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 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am
As the garden season winds down, it’s important to blanket your beds in cover crops. Come and see what that’s all about! Every Monday starting June 10th through July 29th...
Bookish Crafts @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jul 31 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
Join us every month to complete a craft or project. All are designed to be completed within the session and all materials will be provided. Everyone is welcome unless specified....
Aug 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
This new History Center tour takes a closer look at the unique Linn County community of Lisbon, started in part by early members of the Hershey family from Pennsylvania! Highlights...
CR Comic Book Club @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Aug 15 @ 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?...
6:00 pm
Enjoy a closer look at this incredibly historic neighborhood nestled between the campuses of Coe College and Mt. Mercy University in northeast Cedar Rapids. Discover the unusual history of the...
Bookish Crafts @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Aug 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
Join us every month to complete a craft or project. All are designed to be completed within the session and all materials will be provided. Everyone is welcome unless specified....
Aug 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
Join us every month to complete a craft or project. All are designed to be completed within the session and all materials will be provided. Please register by calling the...
Sep 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
Experience the history of the oldest cemetery on the west side of Cedar Rapids. Highlights include visiting the final resting site of some of the infamous Cherry Sisters and a...
CR Comic Book Club @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Sep 19 @ 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?...
Sep 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
This tour begins and ends at The History Center! Learn about the area originally known as “Mansion Hill” along Third, Second and First Avenues East. Get a closer look at...
Oct 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
Downtown alleys reveal a great deal of history about Cedar Rapids buildings and they can be a little spooky too! Come explore the dark side of downtown architecture with this...
CR Comic Book Club @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Oct 17 @ 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?...
CR Comic Book Club @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Nov 21 @ 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?...
CR Comic Book Club @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Dec 19 @ 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?...