Virtual Reality @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
May 23 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
3:30 pm
Come experience virtual reality at the Cedar Rapids Public Library as we travel to strange and incredible places. Explore new worlds, solve puzzles, and outrun the occasional stray dinosaur. This...
Free Book Friday @ Ladd Library
May 24 all-day
12:00 am
Just like the name says, we’re giving away free books this Friday! Find your new favorite book before it’s released to the public. Discover a well loved copy of a...
Anything Could Happen! @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
May 24 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
1:30 pm
Every Friday, you’re out early. You’re bored and looking for something to do. Your search is over! Friday afternoons starting at 1:30, we will have themed activities for teens ranging...
Preschool Story Time @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
May 28 @ 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!
Board to Bits @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
May 28 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
3:30 pm
Tuesdays were made for gaming. We’ve an extensive collection of board games to choose from and co-op video games. We alternate between board games and video games each week. Bring...
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
May 29 @ 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...
Bookish Crafts @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
May 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. Everyone is welcome unless specified....
Virtual Reality @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
May 30 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
3:30 pm
Come experience virtual reality at the Cedar Rapids Public Library as we travel to strange and incredible places. Explore new worlds, solve puzzles, and outrun the occasional stray dinosaur. This...
Anything Could Happen! @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
May 31 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
1:30 pm
Every Friday, you’re out early. You’re bored and looking for something to do. Your search is over! Friday afternoons starting at 1:30, we will have themed activities for teens ranging...
Bubble Fun in Greene Square @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
10:00 am
We will enjoy making, blowing, catching, and popping all sorts of bubbles. Each child will receive their own pipe cleaner bubble wand to take home with them. If there is...
Preschool Story Time @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jun 4 @ 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!
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jun 5 @ 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...
Jun 6 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
9:15 am
Join us for an interactive music and storytelling show about outer space science. Out of this World includes a kid-friendly demonstration of gravity (Try eating a pizza when the pepperoni keeps floating...
Jun 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
10:30 am
Join us for an interactive music and storytelling show about outer space science. Out of this World includes a kid-friendly demonstration of gravity (Try eating a pizza when the pepperoni keeps floating...
Jun 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
1:00 pm
Join us for an interactive music and storytelling show about outer space science. Out of this World includes a kid-friendly demonstration of gravity (Try eating a pizza when the pepperoni keeps floating...
Little Sports Torts Sampler @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jun 10 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
10:00 am
Join us for a fun, unstructured sports playtime with our local organization, Little Sports Torts. Playing is an important early literacy practice that supports brain growth and development. Join us...
Preschool Story Time @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jun 11 @ 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!
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jun 12 @ 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...
School’s Out @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jun 12 @ 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...
Kevin and the Infinite Possibilities @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jun 13 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
9:15 am
Out of This World: Music and Stories from Space Through song and storytelling, Kevin inspires kids to live within their creativity and evolve into a more self-aware generation. This is...
Kevin and the Infinite Possibilities @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jun 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
10:30 am
Out of This World: Music and Stories from Space Through song and storytelling, Kevin inspires kids to live within their creativity and evolve into a more self-aware generation. This is...
Kevin and the Infinite Possibilities @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jun 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
1:00 pm
Out of This World: Music and Stories from Space Through song and storytelling, Kevin inspires kids to live within their creativity and evolve into a more self-aware generation. This is...
Dance Party – Babies and Toddlers @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jun 17 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
10:00 am
Join us for a half hour of silly, semi free-style, semi Librarian-led dancing! We’ll provide the music, bubbles and instruments, you bring the kids! We always recommend confirming details before...
Storytellers – Teen Camp @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jun 17 @ 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
12:30 pm
Storytelling and writing help us to convey our thoughts, feelings, and experiences. This camp will look at different forms of writing and storytelling. Each day will focus on a different...
Preschool Story Time @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jun 18 @ 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!
Storytellers – Teen Camp @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jun 18 @ 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
12:30 pm
Storytelling and writing help us to convey our thoughts, feelings, and experiences. This camp will look at different forms of writing and storytelling. Each day will focus on a different...
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jun 19 @ 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...
Storytellers – Teen Camp @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jun 19 @ 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
12:30 pm
Storytelling and writing help us to convey our thoughts, feelings, and experiences. This camp will look at different forms of writing and storytelling. Each day will focus on a different...
School’s Out @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jun 19 @ 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...
Bubble Wonders – Anything is Possible! @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jun 20 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
9:15 am
Each Thursday this summer, visit the Downtown Library for special performances and musical guests. In a world of ever-decreasing attention spans, Geoff uses the wonders of bubbles, magic and storytelling...