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Kids Create: Winter Break Movie 1:00 pm
Kids Create: Winter Break Movie @ Coralville Public Library
Jan 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Kids Create: Winter Break Movie @ Coralville Public Library | Coralville | Iowa | United States
Join us for a special winter break Kids Create Movie for all ages!  The Library is showing Small Foot at 1:00 pm in Schwab Auditorium on Thursday, January 2nd. No...
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jan 3 @ 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...
Crafternoons 2:30 pm
Crafternoons @ Ladd Library
Jan 3 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Each week will feature a new type of craft like pottery. Try the featured craft via an introductory project using the necessary tools. This program is geared to tweens and...
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STEAM Saturdays 10:00 am
STEAM Saturdays @ Ladd Library
Jan 4 @ 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...
Nature Explorers 10:30 am
Nature Explorers @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Calling all nature explorers! Join us once a month as we explore nature through hands-on-projects and stories. Some activities will involve going outside, weather permitting. Be sure to wear clothing...
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Scholastic Chess Club 2:00 pm
Scholastic Chess Club @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jan 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Group lessons, organized chess activities, friendly tournaments, and free time to just play chess. Join the Scholastic Chess Club the first and third Sundays of the month (Sept-May) from 2-5...
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Ladd Library
Jan 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! @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jan 6 @ 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
Jan 6 @ 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...
Open Gaming 4:00 pm
Open Gaming @ Ladd Library
Jan 6 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Teens will have the opportunity to play an assortment of video games, board games, or card games. Each week, teens will have the opportunity to play an assortment of video...
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Preschool Story Time 10:00 am
Preschool Story Time @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jan 7 @ 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...
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jan 8 @ 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...
CR Chess Club 5:30 pm
CR Chess Club @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 8 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
A relaxed, casual session playing this great universal game! Join the All-Ages meeting of the Cedar Rapids Chess Club from 5:30 to 7:30 pm weekly on Wednesdays at the Downtown...
CR Chess Club 5:30 pm
CR Chess Club @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 8 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
A relaxed, casual session playing this great universal game! Join the All-Ages meeting of the Cedar Rapids Chess Club from 5:30 to 7:30 pm weekly on Wednesdays at the Downtown...
Art Program 6:00 pm
Art Program @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Jim Jacobmeyer, Executive Director of the Artisan’s Sanctuary will facilitate an art workshop the first Wednesday of the month from December-February. Over the next three months come and explore manga/anime,...
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Preschool Story Time 10:00 am
Preschool Story Time @ Ladd Library
Jan 9 @ 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...
Yarn It! 6:00 pm
Yarn It! @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bring a yarn project that you enjoy making. try new projects, learn something new you can make. Make items to donate to local charities. This group is for anyone who...
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jan 10 @ 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
Jan 10 @ 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...
Virtual Reality 2:00 pm
Virtual Reality @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 10 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Come experience virtual reality at the Cedar Rapids Public Library. Come experience virtual reality at the Cedar Rapids Public Library as we travel to strange and incredible places. Explore new...
Crafternoons 2:30 pm
Crafternoons @ Ladd Library
Jan 10 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Each week will feature a new type of craft like pottery. Try the featured craft via an introductory project using the necessary tools. This program is geared to tweens and...
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LitFlicks Movie Marathon 10:00 am
LitFlicks Movie Marathon @ Coralville Public Library
Jan 11 @ 10:00 am – 7:15 pm
LitFlicks Movie Marathon @ Coralville Public Library | Coralville | Iowa | United States
Cost: Free and open to the public LitFlicks is a film series for adults showing movies adapted from books. Lord of the Rings Trilogy Saturday, January 11, 10:00 am J....
STEAM Saturdays 10:00 am
STEAM Saturdays @ Ladd Library
Jan 11 @ 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...
The Enchanted Forest – Cedar Rapids Opera Theatre 10:30 am
The Enchanted Forest – Cedar Rapids Opera Theatre @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Enjoy a performance of “The Enchanted Forest,” a children’s opera performed by the Cedar Rapids Opera Theatre. Anna Young’s children’s opera, “The Enchanted Forest, is suitable for all ages and...
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Ladd Library
Jan 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...
School’s Out – Clay Creations 10:30 am
School’s Out – Clay Creations @ Ladd Library
Jan 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
A stimulating hour for elementary school children on days when school is not in session. School’s out for the day! Each School’s Out program for children K-5 will give children...
School’s Out – Lego Club 11:00 am
School’s Out – Lego Club @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
A stimulating hour for elementary school children on days when school is not in session. School’s out for the day! Each School’s Out program for children K-5 will give children...
School’s Out – Lego Club 2:00 pm
School’s Out – Lego Club @ Ladd Library
Jan 13 @ 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! Each School’s Out program for children K-5 will give children...
Open Gaming 4:00 pm
Open Gaming @ Ladd Library
Jan 13 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Teens will have the opportunity to play an assortment of video games, board games, or card games. Each week, teens will have the opportunity to play an assortment of video...
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Preschool Story Time 10:00 am
Preschool Story Time @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jan 14 @ 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...
School’s Out – Flip Book Fun 1:00 pm
School’s Out – Flip Book Fun @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
A stimulating hour for elementary school children on days when school is not in session. Do enjoy drawing and doodling art on pieces of paper? Here is your chance to...
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jan 15 @ 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...
Intro to 3-D Printing 3:00 pm
Intro to 3-D Printing @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Learn how to use TinkerCad to create 3D images, and design a personalized keychain Interested in 3D image design for fun or work? Learn how to use TinkerCad to create...
CR Chess Club 5:30 pm
CR Chess Club @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 15 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
A relaxed, casual session playing this great universal game! Join the All-Ages meeting of the Cedar Rapids Chess Club from 5:30 to 7:30 pm weekly on Wednesdays at the Downtown...
CR Chess Club 5:30 pm
CR Chess Club @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 15 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
A relaxed, casual session playing this great universal game! Join the All-Ages meeting of the Cedar Rapids Chess Club from 5:30 to 7:30 pm weekly on Wednesdays at the Downtown...
Kickboxing 6:30 pm
Kickboxing @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 15 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
Melanie Smith will be here to help us stay in shape all winter long! Join us as we kick, lunge and punch the winter blues away. Ages 8+ are welcome....
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Preschool Story Time 10:00 am
Preschool Story Time @ Ladd Library
Jan 16 @ 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...
Desgn Depot – Embroidery Hoop Valentine 3:30 pm
Desgn Depot – Embroidery Hoop Valentine @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 16 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Create rustic Valentine’s Day art using burlap, embroidery hoops, and notions from our sewing box. All materials are provided; this program is for teens and adults. We always recommend confirming...
Reading to Dogs 6:30 pm
Reading to Dogs @ Ladd Library
Jan 16 @ 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
Jan 17 @ 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...
Virtual Reality 2:00 pm
Virtual Reality @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Come experience virtual reality at the Cedar Rapids Public Library. Come experience virtual reality at the Cedar Rapids Public Library as we travel to strange and incredible places. Explore new...
Crafternoons 2:30 pm
Crafternoons @ Ladd Library
Jan 17 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Each week will feature a new type of craft like pottery. Try the featured craft via an introductory project using the necessary tools. This program is geared to tweens and...
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STEAM Saturdays 10:00 am
STEAM Saturdays @ Ladd Library
Jan 18 @ 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...
Story Time with Elsa 10:00 am
Story Time with Elsa @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 18 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join Queen Elsa of Arendelle for a special frosty story time at the downtown library, then stay for photos and Icy Orb Art! This event is free and open to...
Icy Orb Art 11:00 am
Icy Orb Art @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Create fabulous color patterns in balls of ice! Participants will each receive an ice orb to color, using salt and food coloring. This event is free and open to the...
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Scholastic Chess Club 2:00 pm
Scholastic Chess Club @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jan 19 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Group lessons, organized chess activities, friendly tournaments, and free time to just play chess. Join the Scholastic Chess Club the first and third Sundays of the month (Sept-May) from 2-5...
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Ladd Library
Jan 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...
School’s Out – Clay Creations 10:30 am
School’s Out – Clay Creations @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
A stimulating hour for elementary school children on days when school is not in session. School’s out for the day! Each School’s Out program for children K-5 will give children...
King in the Wilderness 2:00 pm
King in the Wilderness @ Coralville Center for the Performing Arts
Jan 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts for a free public screening of the critically acclaimed documentary King in the Wilderness, which examines the last three years...
School’s Out – Triangle Building Challenge 2:00 pm
School’s Out – Triangle Building Challenge @ Ladd Library
Jan 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Triangles are mighty, even if they are small! Come build geodesic domes and paper building models to test how high and how strong you can make these triangles go! School’s...
Comic Aficionados – Graphic Novel and Comic Book Club 4:00 pm
Comic Aficionados – Graphic Novel and Comic Book Club @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 20 @ 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...
Open Gaming 4:00 pm
Open Gaming @ Ladd Library
Jan 20 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Teens will have the opportunity to play an assortment of video games, board games, or card games. Each week, teens will have the opportunity to play an assortment of video...
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Preschool Story Time 10:00 am
Preschool Story Time @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jan 21 @ 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...
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jan 22 @ 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...
CR Chess Club 5:30 pm
CR Chess Club @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
A relaxed, casual session playing this great universal game! Join the All-Ages meeting of the Cedar Rapids Chess Club from 5:30 to 7:30 pm weekly on Wednesdays at the Downtown...
CR Chess Club 5:30 pm
CR Chess Club @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
A relaxed, casual session playing this great universal game! Join the All-Ages meeting of the Cedar Rapids Chess Club from 5:30 to 7:30 pm weekly on Wednesdays at the Downtown...
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Preschool Story Time 10:00 am
Preschool Story Time @ Ladd Library
Jan 23 @ 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...
After School Lego Building 4:00 pm
After School Lego Building @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
We’ve got Lego bricks! Bring your imagination and ideas to create something fun. We always recommend confirming details before attending. We hope to see you there!
LitFlicks Movie Night 6:00 pm
LitFlicks Movie Night @ Coralville Public Library
Jan 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
LitFlicks Movie Night @ Coralville Public Library | Coralville | Iowa | United States
LitFlicks is a film series for adults showing movies adapted from books. The Big Sleep Thursday, January 23, 6:00 pm Private eye Philip Marlowe is hired by a wealthy family,...
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jan 24 @ 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...
Virtual Reality 2:00 pm
Virtual Reality @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Come experience virtual reality at the Cedar Rapids Public Library. Come experience virtual reality at the Cedar Rapids Public Library as we travel to strange and incredible places. Explore new...
Crafternoons 2:30 pm
Crafternoons @ Ladd Library
Jan 24 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Each week will feature a new type of craft like pottery. Try the featured craft via an introductory project using the necessary tools. This program is geared to tweens and...
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STEAM Saturdays 10:00 am
STEAM Saturdays @ Ladd Library
Jan 25 @ 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...
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Ladd Library
Jan 27 @ 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...
Open Gaming 4:00 pm
Open Gaming @ Ladd Library
Jan 27 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Teens will have the opportunity to play an assortment of video games, board games, or card games. Each week, teens will have the opportunity to play an assortment of video...
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Preschool Story Time 10:00 am
Preschool Story Time @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jan 28 @ 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...
Ukulele Cafe 6:00 pm
Ukulele Cafe @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Join the ukulele revolution! Local musician volunteers will lead Ukulele Cafe, where you’ll learn a few simple chords and leave playing a tune. Doesn’t get much better than this. Ukuleles...
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jan 29 @ 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...
CR Chess Club 5:30 pm
CR Chess Club @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 29 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
A relaxed, casual session playing this great universal game! Join the All-Ages meeting of the Cedar Rapids Chess Club from 5:30 to 7:30 pm weekly on Wednesdays at the Downtown...
CR Chess Club 5:30 pm
CR Chess Club @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 29 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
A relaxed, casual session playing this great universal game! Join the All-Ages meeting of the Cedar Rapids Chess Club from 5:30 to 7:30 pm weekly on Wednesdays at the Downtown...
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Preschool Story Time 10:00 am
Preschool Story Time @ Ladd Library
Jan 30 @ 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...
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Jan 31 @ 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...
Virtual Reality 2:00 pm
Virtual Reality @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 31 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Come experience virtual reality at the Cedar Rapids Public Library. Come experience virtual reality at the Cedar Rapids Public Library as we travel to strange and incredible places. Explore new...
Crafternoons 2:30 pm
Crafternoons @ Ladd Library
Jan 31 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Each week will feature a new type of craft like pottery. Try the featured craft via an introductory project using the necessary tools. This program is geared to tweens and...