Feb
21
Fri
English Class for Foreign Born Adults @ Coralville Public Library
Feb 21 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Free English language class for foreign born adults, Friday & Wednesday mornings 9:30-11:00 am, at the Coralville Library downstairs meeting rooms. All are welcome.
Questions? Email ehampe@coralville.org
Feb
23
Sun
“Across the Atlantic: Stravinsky’s Dumbarton Oaks Concerto,” with Tim Hankewich, Music Director, Orchestra Iowa, and Kate Kunau, Associate Curator of Collections and Exhibitions @ Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
Feb 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Join Maestro Tim Hankewich and Curator Kate Kunau as they discuss various aspects surrounding Igor Stravinsky’s Dumbarton Oaks Concerto. Art, patronage, and music will be discussed in this informal yet informative presentation about the upcoming performance at Orchestra Iowa. This will be a timely opportunity to take an in-depth look at a trans-Atlantic commission that involved both individuals in both France and the United States.

Feb
24
Mon
Open Gaming @ Ladd Library
Feb 24 @ 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 games, board games, or card games. Special Virtual Reality events will happen as well!

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

Feb
25
Tue
Doodlebugs @Marion Public Library: Drawing with Scissors @ Marion Public Library
Feb 25 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Learn how to draw with scissors like Henri Matisse as we learn more about shapes & colors.

No registration necessary. For questions contact 319-366-7503 or ethomas@crma.org.
Community Writing Center @ Coralville Public Library
Feb 25 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Need help writing a letter or e-mail?  Struggling with the right wording for your job application?  Need a sounding board for your creative writing piece?  If you need help with one of these or any other kind of writing come to our Community Writing Center. No appointment necessary.

The Community Writing Center will be available weekly on Tuesdays between 2 and 4 pm in study room 6.  It is staffed by tutors from the University of Iowa’s Writing Center.

Can’t make it to the Coralville Library?  The Community Writing Center is also available at the Iowa City Public Library. Check the Iowa City Public Library calendar for exact dates and times.

Movie Night @ Coralville Public Library
Feb 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us at the Coralville Public Library for a free Movie Night!

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I AmToni Morrison: The PIeces I Am (dvd cover)
Tuesday, February 25, 6:00 pm

This documentary about Nobel Prize-winner Toni Morrison is “an artful and intimate meditation on the legendary storyteller” that examines “race, history, America, and the human condition”

Interviews with: Hilton Als, Angela Davis, Fran Lebowitz, Walter Mosley, Sonia Sanchez, Oprah Winfrey.

This movie is 2 hours long.  Refreshments, including fresh popped popcorn, will be provided.

 

Feb
26
Wed
English Class for Foreign Born Adults @ Coralville Public Library
Feb 26 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Free English language class for foreign born adults, Friday & Wednesday mornings 9:30-11:00 am, at the Coralville Library downstairs meeting rooms. All are welcome.
Questions? Email ehampe@coralville.org
Doodlebugs @North Liberty Community Library: Color Outside the Lines @ North Liberty Community Library
Feb 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Meet Fernand Leger, a French artist who literally colored outside the lines. We’ll make layered artwork with shapes and colors, and add the lines LAST!

No registration necessary. For questions contact 319-366-7503 or ethomas@crma.org.
Drop-In Public Exhibition Tours @ Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
Feb 26 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Join us for any of these public exhibition tours to provide visitors with conversation-based insights and experiences focusing on selected artworks and artists. No reservations are necessary, but space is limited and available to visitors on a first-come, first-served basis. Free with paid museum admission.

 

CR Chess Club @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Feb 26 @ 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 Library for a relaxed, casual session playing this great universal game! Whether you are interested in learning chess, advancing your knowledge of the game, or teaching others, you are invited to attend. For more information, connect with us on Facebook or visit www.chessiniowa.org/crchess.

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