Gallery Exhibition: Self-Portrait As… @ McWethy Hall: Peter Paul Luce Gallery
Oct 14 all-day
12:00 am
Homecoming Reception: Oct. 26, 3–5 pm Gallery Hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays and 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sundays. Admission is free to the public.
Scarecrow Trail @ Amana Colonies
Oct 14 all-day
12:00 am
Travel the Amana Colonies trail through the 7 villages and find as many scarecrows as you can. Maps available at the Visitor’s Center
Oct 14 @ 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...
Comic Aficionados @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Oct 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
4:00 pm
Graphic novel and comic book club for ages 8-12 years! Read, learn, and connect with fellow enthusiasts your age. Our new graphic novel club for ages 8-12 years will be...
Video Gaming @ Ladd Library
Oct 14 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
4:30 pm
Each week, teens will have the opportunity to play video games on the big screen. Special Virtual Reality events will happen as well! We always recommend confirming details before attending....
Family Night: Spooky Tubas @ Coralville Public Library
Oct 14 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
6:30 pm
Join us for Family night with Spooky Tubas.  Costumed guests from the University of Iowa’s Tuba-Euphonium studio, Collegium Tubum, will perform in Schwab Auditorium.  Bring the whole family to his...
Gallery Exhibition: Self-Portrait As… @ McWethy Hall: Peter Paul Luce Gallery
Oct 15 all-day
12:00 am
Homecoming Reception: Oct. 26, 3–5 pm Gallery Hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays and 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sundays. Admission is free to the public.
Scarecrow Trail @ Amana Colonies
Oct 15 all-day
12:00 am
Travel the Amana Colonies trail through the 7 villages and find as many scarecrows as you can. Maps available at the Visitor’s Center
Oct 15 @ 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 @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Oct 15 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
10:00 am
Join us for stories, rhymes, and songs. Grow your child’s love of reading by attending Preschool Story Time. Each week explore new stories, songs, and rhymes. We always recommend confirming...
Preschool Storytime @ Coralville Public Library
Oct 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
Children ages 3 and up listen to stories, sing, and participate in a range of activities planned just for them. Held in the Storytime room. Program lasts approximately 30 minutes....
John Beckelman: Horizon Suite @ The Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
Oct 15 @ 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...
Community Writing Center @ Coralville Public Library
Oct 15 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
4:00 pm
Need help writing a letter or e-mail?  Struggling with the right wording for your job application?  Need a sounding board for your creative writing piece?  If you need help with...
Oct 15 @ 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...
Family Fitness @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Oct 15 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
6:30 pm
Melanie Smith, Tough Mudder extraordinaire and fitness leader will guide you through a moderately intensive workout. No experience is necessary and all are welcome. Melanie is passionate about fitness. In...
Gallery Exhibition: Self-Portrait As… @ McWethy Hall: Peter Paul Luce Gallery
Oct 16 all-day
12:00 am
Homecoming Reception: Oct. 26, 3–5 pm Gallery Hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays and 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sundays. Admission is free to the public.
Scarecrow Trail @ Amana Colonies
Oct 16 all-day
12:00 am
Travel the Amana Colonies trail through the 7 villages and find as many scarecrows as you can. Maps available at the Visitor’s Center
Free English Language Class for Adults @ Coralville Public Library
Oct 16 @ 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
Oct 16 @ 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...
Oct 16 @ 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,...
John Beckelman: Horizon Suite @ The Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
Oct 16 @ 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...
UI Theatre presents Sweat @ University of Iowa Theatre Building
Oct 16 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
Presented by the University of Iowa Department of Theatre Arts Mainstage Series Sweat By Lynn Nottage Directed by Sarah Lacy Hamilton October 10, 11, 12, 16, 17, 18, 19 at...
Gallery Exhibition: Self-Portrait As… @ McWethy Hall: Peter Paul Luce Gallery
Oct 17 all-day
12:00 am
Homecoming Reception: Oct. 26, 3–5 pm Gallery Hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays and 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sundays. Admission is free to the public.
Scarecrow Trail @ Amana Colonies
Oct 17 all-day
12:00 am
Travel the Amana Colonies trail through the 7 villages and find as many scarecrows as you can. Maps available at the Visitor’s Center
Oct 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,...
Preschool Story Time @ Ladd Library
Oct 17 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
10:00 am
Join us for stories, rhymes, and songs. Grow your child’s love of reading by attending Preschool Story Time. Each week explore new stories, songs, and rhymes. We always recommend confirming...
Wee Read @ Coralville Public Library
Oct 17 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
10:15 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...
Wee Read @ Coralville Public Library
Oct 17 @ 11:15 am – 11:45 pm
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
Oct 17 @ 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...
Crafternoons @ Ladd Library
Oct 17 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
2:30 pm
Each week will feature a new type of craft like pottery, sewing, or metal work. Try the featured craft via an introductory project. Learn what tools are necessary to complete...