Feb
17
Mon
Open Gaming @ Ladd Library
Feb 17 @ 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
18
Tue
Community Writing Center @ Coralville Public Library
Feb 18 @ 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.

Feb
19
Wed
English Class for Foreign Born Adults @ Coralville Public Library
Feb 19 @ 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
CR Chess Club @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Feb 19 @ 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!

CR Chess Club @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Feb 19 @ 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!

WARM Trivia Night @ Coralville Public Library
Feb 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Put on your thinking caps for another Coralville Public Library Trivia Night. There will be prizes, refreshments, and a good time to be had by all! No need for a team, as we will create those at the start of the evening.

This program is intended for adults, and is part of Winter Adult Reading Month (WARM).

Feb
20
Thu
Art Lovers Book Club @ Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
Feb 20 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Ross King, The Judgment of Paris: The Revolutionary Decade that Gave the World Impressionism

Join our long-running book club as it focuses on Impressionism-related titles during the run of Across the Atlantic. All are welcome.

Free Third Thursdays on Third @ Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
Feb 20 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us on the third Thursday of the month (on Third Avenue) for free admission to the entire museum from 5 pm to 8 pm. Enjoy all that the CRMA has to offer, including our special temporary exhibitions Across the Atlantic: American Impressionism through the French Lens and Ooh La La: French Works from the Riley Collection.

Begin Sewing – Quilt Top @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Feb 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Participants who know how to sew or want to learn how to sew will help assemble and machine sew squares into a quilt top.

The finished quilt top will be donated to East Iowa Heirloom Quilters Share Our Skills to finish into a quilt for local charities.

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!

Pajama Storytime: Under the Big Top @ Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
Feb 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Ever wondered what it might be like to perform in a traveling circus? Join us for daring feats, thrilling stunts, and maybe a little clowning around. Wear your PJ’s and bring a stuffed friend to cuddle with. We’ll meet in the galleries for stories at 6:30pm, surrounded by the artwork in the galleries, and then create a work of art to take home. It’s free for kids & their adult companions.