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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Nov 1 @ 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
Nov 1 @ 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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STEAM Saturdays 10:00 am
STEAM Saturdays @ Ladd Library
Nov 2 @ 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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Scholastic Chess Club 2:00 pm
Scholastic Chess Club @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Nov 3 @ 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
Nov 4 @ 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
Nov 4 @ 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...
Video Gaming 4:30 pm
Video Gaming @ Ladd Library
Nov 4 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 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....
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Preschool Story Time 10:00 am
Preschool Story Time @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Nov 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...
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Nov 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...
The More We Get Together 10:00 am
The More We Get Together @ Ladd Library
Nov 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Activities to bring children, caregivers, and older adults together and form inter-generational relationships. Adults from The Gardens of Cedar Rapids will be on hand to craft, play, sing, and listen...
Sensory Story and Playtime 6:00 pm
Sensory Story and Playtime @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Nov 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
This program is geared toward children with developmental and attention differences. During this program, we will read a story and work with Lego to encourage cooperation, socialization, and fun. We...
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Preschool Story Time 10:00 am
Preschool Story Time @ Ladd Library
Nov 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...
Crafternoons 2:30 pm
Crafternoons @ Ladd Library
Nov 7 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 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...
Movie Night 6:00 pm
Movie Night @ Coralville Public Library
Nov 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Movie Night @ Coralville Public Library | Coralville | Iowa | United States
Join us at the Coralville Public Library for a free Movie Night! They Shall Not Grow Old Thursday, November 7th at 6:00 pm Director Peter Jackson pays homage to British...
Yarn It! 6:00 pm
Yarn It! @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Nov 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bring a yarn project that you enjoy making. Try new projects, learn something new that you can make. This group is for anyone who would like to work on their...
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Nov 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...
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STEAM Saturdays 10:00 am
STEAM Saturdays @ Ladd Library
Nov 9 @ 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...
Harmony School of Music – Solo Recitals 1:30 pm
Harmony School of Music – Solo Recitals @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Nov 9 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Annual solo recitals of the Harmony School of Music, Cedar Rapids’ only Suzuki and El Sistema school. Annual solo recitals of the Harmony School of Music, Cedar Rapids’ only Suzuki...
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Ladd Library
Nov 11 @ 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 4:00 pm
Comic Aficionados @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Nov 11 @ 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...
Video Gaming 4:30 pm
Video Gaming @ Ladd Library
Nov 11 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 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....
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Preschool Story Time 10:00 am
Preschool Story Time @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Nov 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...
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Nov 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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Preschool Story Time 10:00 am
Preschool Story Time @ Ladd Library
Nov 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...
Crafternoons 2:30 pm
Crafternoons @ Ladd Library
Nov 14 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 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...
Virtual Reality 3:30 pm
Virtual Reality @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Nov 14 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 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...
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Nov 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...
Best of Cedar Rapids Gospel Concert 7:00 pm
Best of Cedar Rapids Gospel Concert @ New Covenant Bible Church
Nov 15 @ 7:00 pm
The Harmony Hawks Chorus invites all to our annual Best of Cedar Rapids Gospel Concert featuring the chorus and a host of top local talent. Free admission. A free-will offering...
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STEAM Saturdays 10:00 am
STEAM Saturdays @ Ladd Library
Nov 16 @ 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...
Yarn Fun! 10:00 am
Yarn Fun! @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Learn to create fun yarn projects that are easy to do. Children and their families can work on a variety of yarn projects from friendship bracelets to spool knitting. We...
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Scholastic Chess Club 2:00 pm
Scholastic Chess Club @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Nov 17 @ 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
Nov 18 @ 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...
Video Gaming 4:30 pm
Video Gaming @ Ladd Library
Nov 18 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 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....
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Preschool Story Time 10:00 am
Preschool Story Time @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Nov 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...
Family Fitness 6:30 pm
Family Fitness @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Nov 19 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 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...
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Nov 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...
The More We Get Together 10:00 am
The More We Get Together @ Ladd Library
Nov 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Activities to bring children, caregivers, and older adults together and form inter-generational relationships. Adults from The Gardens of Cedar Rapids will be on hand to craft, play, sing, and listen...
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Preschool Story Time 10:00 am
Preschool Story Time @ Ladd Library
Nov 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...
Crafternoons 2:30 pm
Crafternoons @ Ladd Library
Nov 21 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 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...
Design Depot – Birdseed Bag Improv 3:30 pm
Design Depot – Birdseed Bag Improv @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Nov 21 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Used birdseed bags will be turned into holiday stockings, wall hangings, pillows…..whatever you decide! You’ll have one hour to design and complete your creation using the weird supplies provided. We...
CR Comic Book Club 6:30 pm
CR Comic Book Club @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Nov 21 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Comic book talk with other fans spotlighting a particular character, creator, or genre. Are you a comic book enthusiast? Want to share your love for this artful style of literature?...
Reading to Dogs 6:30 pm
Reading to Dogs @ Ladd Library
Nov 21 @ 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
Nov 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...
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STEAM Saturdays 10:00 am
STEAM Saturdays @ Ladd Library
Nov 23 @ 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...
MagPie Magazine – Vision Boards 11:00 am
MagPie Magazine – Vision Boards @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Nov 23 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Emily Stowe, editor of MagPie Magazine will be here to tell you all about her adventures in the local zine printing scene. Do you write? Paint? Love to be creative?...
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Comic Aficionados 4:00 pm
Comic Aficionados @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Nov 25 @ 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...
Video Gaming 4:30 pm
Video Gaming @ Ladd Library
Nov 25 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 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....
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Mother Goose on the Loose 9:30 am
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Nov 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...
School’s Out! A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood 11:00 am
School’s Out! A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Nov 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
A celebration of everything Mister Rogers. “There are three ways to ultimate success: The first way is to be kind. The second way is to be kind. The third way...
Bookish Arts and Crafts – Mindful Painting 6:00 pm
Bookish Arts and Crafts – Mindful Painting @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Nov 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Come and paint “happy little accidents”. This program is inspired by the great Bob Ross. We’ll paint alongside his video, taking in all of his worldly wisdom along the way!...
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