Apr 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
On this new route, experience the rich history of the area along the west side of the Cedar River that was originally the town of Kingston before being annexed as...
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Eastern Iowa Brass Band's "Night at the Opera" @ Solon Community Center | Solon | Iowa | United States
7:00 pm
Eastern Iowa Brass Band (EIBB) amazes in its playing of classical opera music on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 7 PM at the Solon Community Center Auditorium (313 S. Iowa...
Harp Adventures @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
May 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
10:30 am
A concert for kids (and all ages), exploring how music can create pictures or help to tell a story. Presented by Orchestra Iowa School Harp Ensemble We always recommend confirming...
Virtual Reality @ Ladd Library
May 6 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
4:30 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...
Wild Prairie Wind Quartet @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
May 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
10:30 am
Enjoy a performance by the Wild Prairie Wind Quartet from the University of Iowa. We always recommend confirming details before attending. We hope to see you there!
Harry Potter World LEGOs @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
May 13 @ 3:00 pm – 7:30 pm
3:00 pm
Join Harry Potter fans to build an enormous LEGO Hogwart’s Castle. We always recommend confirming details before attending. We hope to see you there!
Harry Potter World LEGOs @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
May 14 @ 3:00 pm – 7:30 pm
3:00 pm
Join Harry Potter fans to build an enormous LEGO Hogwart’s Castle. We always recommend confirming details before attending. We hope to see you there!
Professor Sprout’s Mandrake Cultivation Class @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
May 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
Cultivate a mandrake with Pomona Sprout, Hogwart’s renowned Herbology Professor, then take it home to help ward off petrification! Celebrate Harry Potter Week at the Cedar Rapids Public Library! Professor...
The History Center: Walking Tour – Douglas Co. 1919 Explosion Area @ Jean Oxley Linn County Public Service Center
May 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
On May 22, 1919 the Douglas & Co. Starch Works factory of Cedar Rapids exploded, causing the deaths of over 40 persons. This fascinating new walking tour looks at the...
Wizarding Wand Workshop @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
May 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
Celebrate Harry Potter Week at the Cedar Rapids Public Library! Ollivander’s Wand Shop, Diagon Alley, is providing all the materials for this magical workshop.  The complexities of choosing materials are...
Harry Potter Virtual Reality Experience @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
May 14 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
6:30 pm
It’s Harry Potter Week! Discover Hogwarts via virtual reality in the commons of the downtown library. Virtual reality experience is for adults and teens. Must be 10+ to participate. We...
Harry Potter World LEGOs @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
May 15 @ 3:00 pm – 7:30 pm
3:00 pm
Join Harry Potter fans to build an enormous LEGO Hogwart’s Castle. We always recommend confirming details before attending. We hope to see you there!
Harry Potter World LEGOs @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
May 16 @ 3:00 pm – 7:30 pm
3:00 pm
Join Harry Potter fans to build an enormous LEGO Hogwart’s Castle. We always recommend confirming details before attending. We hope to see you there!
May 20 @ 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...
Virtual Reality @ Ladd Library
May 20 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
4:30 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...
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...
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
May 24 @ 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...
May 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
Starting as a roadway to the private property of Cedar Rapids pioneer Robert Ellis and family, Ellis Boulevard NW developed into an incredibly unique mixture of commercial and residential properties...
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...
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
May 31 @ 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...
Summer Dare Kickoff! @ Ladd Library
Jun 2 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
2:00 pm
Kick off the Summer Dare with us! Join us for interactive games, activities, snacks, and fun for all ages – plus, be the first to register for the 2019 Summer...
Jun 3 @ 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...
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...
Jun 4 @ 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...
Jun 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am
Activities to bring school-aged children and older adults together and form intergenerational relationships. Adults from The Gardens of Cedar Rapids will be on hand to make alongside and assist children...
Jun 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
6:00 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...
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...
Jun 7 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
10:00 am
We will enjoy making, blowing, catching, and popping all sorts of bubbles, in the lot behind Ladd Library. Each child will receive their own pipe cleaner bubble wand to take...