Apr
10
Fri
Parachute Fun! @ Ladd Library
Apr 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 always recommend confirming details before attending. We hope to see you there!

Apr
11
Sat
Spring Crafts for Kids @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Apr 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Get creative making springtime crafts at the library!

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

Apr
14
Tue
Preschool Story Time @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Apr 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 details before attending. We hope to see you there!

Apr
16
Thu
Reading to Dogs @ Ladd Library
Apr 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 welcome to read to the dogs.Then stay as the pups perform at 7 p.m.! Presented in partnership with Therapy Dogs International.

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

Apr
17
Fri
Pied Piper – Woodwinds @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Apr 17 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am

Join us for a music concert presented by Orchestra Iowa and designed for preschool age children.

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

Apr
18
Sat
Nature Explorers @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Apr 18 @ 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 that is appropriate for the weather we will be having as well as clothing that you can get messy in.

January: Animal Tracks

February: V-Day Activities: heart scavenger hunt and/or snowball fight, homemade pet toys for CVHS

March: Plants & Birds, grow a seed and/or make a bird feeder to take home

Sushi Candy @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Apr 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Learn how to make candy sushi using your favorite sweets!

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

Apr
21
Tue
Preschool Story Time @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Apr 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 details before attending. We hope to see you there!

Apr
25
Sat
Build a Planter Box – Little Sprouts @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Just for kids! Make a planter box and fill it with fresh herbs to use again and again.

Make a planter box and fill it with fresh herbs to use again and again. Library staff will show you how. This program is ideal for people who like gardening and cooking with fresh ingredients. All materials are included. This program will be held in Beems B. Please arrive a few minutes before the program starts to find your place and ask any questions. Space will be limited. Register is required.

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

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

Apr
28
Tue
Preschool Story Time @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Apr 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 details before attending. We hope to see you there!