Mar
31
Tue
Preschool Story Time @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Mar 31 @ 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 details before attending. We hope to see you there!

Doodlebugs @Marion Public Library: Good Point! @ Marion Public Library
Mar 31 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
We’ll look at Georges Seurat’s famous Sunday Afternoon painting and create Pointillist works of art. Make it a “point” to be there!

No registration necessary. For questions contact 319-366-7503 or ethomas@crma.org.
Apr
1
Wed
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Apr 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 with rhymes, rhythm, repetition, story and movement.

We always recommend confirming details before attending. We hope to see you there!

Open Mic Night with the Artisan’s Sanctuary @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Apr 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Watch local musicians perform and network with those seasoned on the jamming circuit.

First Wednesdays at the library are Open Mic night in partnership with Artisan’s Sanctuary. Swing by the downtown library café to learn about other local musicians and, if you’re feeling brave, book a spot. Watch others play, share tips and tricks about the local music scene and learn more about other opportunities to play in the area.

If interested in performing email fernandezv@crlibrary.org at least a week before the event occurs.

We always recommend confirming details before attending. We hope to see you there!

Apr
2
Thu
Preschool Story Time @ Ladd Library
Apr 2 @ 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 details before attending. We hope to see you there!

Kids Create: Winter Break Movie @ Coralville Public Library
Apr 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:45 pm

Small Foot (movie cover)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 registration required for this month’s Kids Create for all ages!

Kids Create occurs regularly on the first Thursday of the month, September-April.

Apr
3
Fri
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Apr 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 with rhymes, rhythm, repetition, story and movement.

We always recommend confirming details before attending. We hope to see you there!

Apr
4
Sat
Family Fun – Learn a Craft @ Ladd Library
Apr 4 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Families, grandparents, kids, and caregivers come to the library to enjoy a free activity and share some quality time with your loved ones. All children should be accompanied by an adult.

Please register by calling the library or online at www.crlibrary.org on the events page.

Families can try out all or one of the crafts we will explore during today’s event. Get inspired by artists taking these crafts to a new level, and checkout the resources the library has to explore each craft at home. Please register ahead of time as space will be limited.

Macrame plant hangers

3-D Paper cut art

Hand-sewn felt animals

We always recommend confirming details before attending. We hope to see you there!

Thou Art @ Grand Re Opening
Apr 4 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm

After a devastating fire 3 years ago on Main Street in Anamosa, Thou Art Gallery will host a Grand ReOpening on Saturday, April 4th from 10AM to 8PM. Music by Billy Lee Janey and Skeeter Lewis, Muddy Rutts and a Celtic Duo. Kids will be able to be creative in the kids classroom. Thou Art will showcase more than 25 artists from Eastern Iowa. It has been a long journey and a true labor of love for this historic old bank building! Please come celebrate with us!

 

 

 

 

 

 

POSTPONED – ORCHESTRA IOWA MASTERWORKS V: MOZART’S REQUIEM @ Paramount Theatre
Apr 4 @ 6:35 pm

𝗨𝗽𝗱𝗮𝘁𝗲 𝗮𝘀 𝗼𝗳 𝗧𝘂𝗲𝘀𝗱𝗮𝘆, 𝗠𝗮𝗿𝗰𝗵 𝟭𝟳, 𝟮𝟬𝟮𝟬 – Mozart’s Requiem: Masterworks V, originally scheduled for April 4 at the Paramount Theatre, has been indefinitely postponed. We are working to determine a new date for this event and will communicate information if and when it becomes available. Ticket holders are in the process of being notified and should hold onto their original tickets as they will be valid for the new date.

Ticketing questions can be directed to the Orchestra Iowa ticket office. Please note, the ticket office is currently experiencing higher than normal call volumes, so patience is appreciated.
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EMOTIONALLY STIRRING CHORAL MASTERPIECE!

Orchestra Iowa teams up with the Chamber Singers of Iowa City and acclaimed vocalists Jessica Pray Patel, Suzanne Lommler, Charles Blandy, and Kevin Deas, in a performance of Mozart’s final masterpiece, the Requiem. The April Masterworks concert also features a continuation of the 250th celebration of Beethoven with a performance of his sublime First Symphony.

PROGRAM

E. DOOLITTLE
A Short Slow Life

BEETHOVEN
Symphony No. 1

MOZART
Requiem
Chamber Singers of Iowa City

TICKET DETAILS

Students age 17 & under are eligible for a FREE ticket with paying adult. Subject to availability. Zones 2-5 Only. Some restrictions may apply.

College Student tickets can be purchased for $10.

Student & College Tickets MUST be purchased through at the Ticket Office by phone at 319-366-8203 or in-person at 119 Third Avenue SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401.