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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Ladd Library
Dec 2 @ 9:30 am – 10:25 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...
Parachute Fun! 10:00 am
Parachute Fun! @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Dec 2 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join us for a session of parachute games and songs downtown! Parachute play can help children learn fine motor skills and how to play cooperatively with their peers. We always...
Comic Aficionados – Graphic Novel and Comic Book Club 4:00 pm
Comic Aficionados – Graphic Novel and Comic Book Club @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Dec 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 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...
Family Night 6:30 pm
Family Night @ Coralville Public Library
Dec 2 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
We are making snow globes at Family Night this month!  Families may also decorate a lantern to release during the Light the Way Lantern Float celebrating 100 years of the...
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Preschool Story Time 10:00 am
Preschool Story Time @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Dec 3 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 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 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Coralville Public Library
Dec 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 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....
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Dec 4 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 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...
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Preschool Story Time 10:00 am
Preschool Story Time @ Ladd Library
Dec 5 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 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 10:15 am
Wee Read @ Coralville Public Library
Dec 5 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 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 11:15 am
Wee Read @ Coralville Public Library
Dec 5 @ 11:15 am – 11:45 pm
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...
Kids Create 2:30 pm
Kids Create @ Coralville Public Library
Dec 5 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
School aged kids, Kindergarten through 6th grade, are invited to join us for a different activity each month at Kids Create. Kids Create occurs regularly on the first Thursday of...
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Dec 6 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 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...
Parachute Fun! 10:00 am
Parachute Fun! @ Ladd Library
Dec 6 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join us for a session of parachute games and songs at Ladd! Parachute play can help children learn fine motor skills and how to play cooperatively with their peers. We...
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Junior Claus 10:00 am
Junior Claus @ Old Creamery Theatre Main Stage
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am
It’s not easy being Santa’s son! Can Junior find his self-confidence and learn the true meaning of Christmas in time to save the day?
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Coralville Public Library
Dec 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Families spend time together listening to stories, music, and poems. Programs last approximately 30 minutes.
Junior Claus 1:00 pm
Junior Claus @ Old Creamery Theatre Main Stage
Dec 7 @ 1:00 pm
It’s not easy being Santa’s son! Can Junior find his self-confidence and learn the true meaning of Christmas in time to save the day?
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Ladd Library
Dec 9 @ 9:30 am – 10:25 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...
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Preschool Story Time 10:00 am
Preschool Story Time @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Dec 10 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 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 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Coralville Public Library
Dec 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 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....
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Dec 11 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 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...
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Preschool Story Time 10:00 am
Preschool Story Time @ Ladd Library
Dec 12 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 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 10:15 am
Wee Read @ Coralville Public Library
Dec 12 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 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 11:15 am
Wee Read @ Coralville Public Library
Dec 12 @ 11:15 am – 11:45 pm
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...
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Dec 13 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 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...
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Junior Claus 10:00 am
Junior Claus @ Old Creamery Theatre Main Stage
Dec 14 @ 10:00 am
It’s not easy being Santa’s son! Can Junior find his self-confidence and learn the true meaning of Christmas in time to save the day?
STEAM Saturdays 10:00 am
STEAM Saturdays @ Ladd Library
Dec 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Saturday mornings are for investigation! Elementary aged children and parents/guardians/ care-givers are invited to participate in a STEAM project that they will work on individually or with others. Participants will...
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Coralville Public Library
Dec 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Families spend time together listening to stories, music, and poems. Programs last approximately 30 minutes.
Junior Claus 1:00 pm
Junior Claus @ Old Creamery Theatre Main Stage
Dec 14 @ 1:00 pm
It’s not easy being Santa’s son! Can Junior find his self-confidence and learn the true meaning of Christmas in time to save the day?
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Ladd Library
Dec 16 @ 9:30 am – 10:25 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 – Graphic Novel and Comic Book Club 4:00 pm
Comic Aficionados – Graphic Novel and Comic Book Club @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Dec 16 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 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...
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Preschool Story Time 10:00 am
Preschool Story Time @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Dec 17 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 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 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Coralville Public Library
Dec 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 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....
Doodlebugs at the Marion Public Library: Moonlight Masterpiece 10:45 am
Doodlebugs at the Marion Public Library: Moonlight Masterpiece @ Doodlebugs at the Marion Public Library: Moonlight Masterpiece
Dec 17 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Today we’ll read a super-cool story about the moon, and then create a lunar work of art that will add some sparkle to your night.  
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Dec 18 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 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...
Doodlebugs at the North Liberty Community Library: Moonlight Masterpiece 10:30 am
Doodlebugs at the North Liberty Community Library: Moonlight Masterpiece @ Doodlebugs at the North Liberty Community Library: Moonlight Masterpiece
Dec 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Today we’ll read a super-cool story about the moon, and then create a lunar work of art that will add some sparkle to your night.  
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Preschool Story Time 10:00 am
Preschool Story Time @ Ladd Library
Dec 19 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 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 10:15 am
Wee Read @ Coralville Public Library
Dec 19 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 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 11:15 am
Wee Read @ Coralville Public Library
Dec 19 @ 11:15 am – 11:45 pm
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...
Design Depot – Star Wars Fandomonium! 3:30 pm
Design Depot – Star Wars Fandomonium! @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Dec 19 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Star Wars Luminaries! Create your own Star Wars luminary for the holidays – all materials provided. We always recommend confirming details before attending. We hope to see you there!
Pajama Storytime / The Night Before… 6:30 pm
Pajama Storytime / The Night Before… @ Pajama Storytime / The Night Before…
Dec 19 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
You may know the classic poem, “The Night Before Christmas,” but the books we’re reading tonight will put a new twist on it! These silly stories feature characters like pirates...
Reading to Dogs 6:30 pm
Reading to Dogs @ Ladd Library
Dec 19 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 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...
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Dec 20 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 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...
Doodlebugs at the Hiawatha Public Library: Aurora Borealis 10:30 am
Doodlebugs at the Hiawatha Public Library: Aurora Borealis @ Doodlebugs at the Hiawatha Public Library: Aurora Borealis
Dec 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Check out the beautiful Northern Lights in today’s book, and then create your own magical night sky full of color!  
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STEAM Saturdays 10:00 am
STEAM Saturdays @ Ladd Library
Dec 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Saturday mornings are for investigation! Elementary aged children and parents/guardians/ care-givers are invited to participate in a STEAM project that they will work on individually or with others. Participants will...
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Coralville Public Library
Dec 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Families spend time together listening to stories, music, and poems. Programs last approximately 30 minutes.
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School’s Out – Tiny Winter Scenes 10:00 am
School’s Out – Tiny Winter Scenes @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Dec 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
A stimulating hour for elementary school children on days when school is not in session. School’s out for the day! Create tiny winter scenes for keepsakes or gifts. Each scene...
School’s Out – Tiny Winter Scenes 2:00 pm
School’s Out – Tiny Winter Scenes @ Ladd Library
Dec 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A stimulating hour for elementary school children on days when school is not in session. School’s out for the day! Create tiny winter scenes for keepsakes or gifts. Each scene...
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School’s Out – Collage Printing 10:00 am
School’s Out – Collage Printing @ Ladd Library
Dec 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Kids will make custom prints from an image they create and print onto cardstock to share with friends and family — make a card to send, a calling card, a...
School’s Out – Collage Printing 2:00 pm
School’s Out – Collage Printing @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Dec 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Kids will make custom prints from an image they create and print onto cardstock to share with friends and family — make a card to send, a calling card, a...
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School’s Out – Candle Making 10:00 am
School’s Out – Candle Making @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Dec 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
A stimulating hour for elementary school children on days when school is not in session. School’s out for the day! Drop in to make a little candle! Pick your color...
School’s Out – Candle Making 2:00 pm
School’s Out – Candle Making @ Ladd Library
Dec 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A stimulating hour for elementary school children on days when school is not in session. School’s out for the day! Drop in to make a little candle! Pick your color...
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STEAM Saturdays 10:00 am
STEAM Saturdays @ Ladd Library
Dec 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Saturday mornings are for investigation! Elementary aged children and parents/guardians/ care-givers are invited to participate in a STEAM project that they will work on individually or with others. Participants will...
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Coralville Public Library
Dec 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Families spend time together listening to stories, music, and poems. Programs last approximately 30 minutes.
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Noon Year’s Eve 11:00 am
Noon Year’s Eve @ Ladd Library
Dec 31 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Let’s celebrate the New Year with a count down to 12:00 p.m! Families can enjoy fun activities every 15 minutes. We’ll have a dance party and a mocktail station 15...
Noon Year’s Eve! 11:00 am
Noon Year’s Eve! @ Coralville Public Library
Dec 31 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ring in 2020 early at the Library. Join us for games and snacks before we count down to noon. A Winter Break program for the whole family!