Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Oct 16 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
9:30 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...
Preschool Story Time @ Ladd Library
Oct 17 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
10:00 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...
Wee Read @ Coralville Public Library
Oct 17 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
10:15 am
During Wee Read caregivers share rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books with their little ones under 3. Held in the Children’s Storytime Room. Program lasts approximately 25 minutes. Occurs regularly on...
Wee Read @ Coralville Public Library
Oct 17 @ 11:15 am – 11:45 pm
11:15 am
During Wee Read caregivers share rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books with their little ones under 3. Held in the Children’s Storytime Room. Program lasts approximately 25 minutes. Occurs regularly on...
Pajama Storytime / Not-So-Spooky Monsters @ Pajama Storytime / Not-So-Spooky Monsters
Oct 17 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
6:30 pm
What’s that under your bed? What’s that thing in your closet? Don’t worry—it’s not what you think. When we read some books about not-so-spooky monsters, you’ll find that it wasn’t...
Reading to Dogs @ Ladd Library
Oct 17 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
6:30 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...
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Oct 18 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
9:30 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...
Night at the Museum Family Fun Day @ Night at the Museum Family Fun Day
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
It’s a night at the museum! Family Fun Night celebrates our fall exhibitions Up All Night: Art of the Dark and Haunted: Marvin Cone’s Ghosts. There will be a spectacular...
Ozobot Playtime @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am
Design a Halloween costume for an Ozobot and draw a spooky trail for him to follow including special tricks for him to perform. Please register by calling the library or...
STEAM Saturdays @ Ladd Library
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 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...
Family Storytime @ Coralville Public Library
Oct 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
Families spend time together listening to stories, music, and poems. Programs last approximately 30 minutes.
Oct 21 @ 9:30 am – 10:25 am
9:30 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...
Preschool Story Time @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Oct 22 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
10:00 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...
Preschool Storytime @ Coralville Public Library
Oct 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
Children ages 3 and up listen to stories, sing, and participate in a range of activities planned just for them. Held in the Storytime room. Program lasts approximately 30 minutes....
Doodlebugs at the Marion Public Library: Scared of the Dark @ Doodlebugs at the Marion Public Library: Scared of the Dark
Oct 22 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
10:45 am
Are there creepy creatures lurking in the dark? We’ll find out in today’s not-so-scary-after-all story. You can even make a creeper to take home!  
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Oct 23 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
9:30 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...
Doodlebugs at the North Liberty Community Library: Eerie Art @ Doodlebugs at the North Liberty Community Library: Eerie Art
Oct 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
10:30 am
Today’s subject is ghosts… but don’t be scared.  These are messy “ghosts” that are fun to make, and you can take them home, haunt-free.  
Preschool Story Time @ Ladd Library
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
10:00 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...
Wee Read @ Coralville Public Library
Oct 24 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
10:15 am
During Wee Read caregivers share rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books with their little ones under 3. Held in the Children’s Storytime Room. Program lasts approximately 25 minutes. Occurs regularly on...
Wee Read @ Coralville Public Library
Oct 24 @ 11:15 am – 11:45 pm
11:15 am
During Wee Read caregivers share rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books with their little ones under 3. Held in the Children’s Storytime Room. Program lasts approximately 25 minutes. Occurs regularly on...
Mother Goose on the Loose @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Oct 25 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
9:30 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...
Pied Piper – Strings @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Oct 25 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
9:30 am
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!
Doodlebugs at the Hiawatha Public Library: Eerie Art @ Doodlebugs at the Hiawatha Public Library: Eerie Art
Oct 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
10:30 am
Today’s subject is ghosts… but don’t be scared. These are messy “ghosts” that are fun to make, and you can take them home, haunt-free.  
Pied Piper – Strings @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Oct 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
10:30 am
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!
Young Footliters presents Dear Edwina Jr. @ Coralville Center for the Performing Arts
Oct 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
Dear Edwina Jr. follows the adventures of plucky advice-giver-extraordinaire, Edwina Spoonapple, as she directs the neighborhood kids in a series of buoyant production numbers for the latest edition of her...
STEAM Saturdays @ Ladd Library
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 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...
Family Storytime @ Coralville Public Library
Oct 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
Families spend time together listening to stories, music, and poems. Programs last approximately 30 minutes.
Halloween Party! @ Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Oct 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
1:00 pm
Tour the Mad Scientist’s lab, search for treats and watch out for crafty tricks along the way. Kids and grownups alike are encouraged to come in costume for the afternoon....
Young Footliters presents Dear Edwina Jr. @ Coralville Center for the Performing Arts
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
Dear Edwina Jr. follows the adventures of plucky advice-giver-extraordinaire, Edwina Spoonapple, as she directs the neighborhood kids in a series of buoyant production numbers for the latest edition of her...
Monster Mash @ The Iowa Children's Museum
Oct 27 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
11:00 am
Come to The Iowa Children’s Museum on Sunday, October 27 for our annual Monster Mash Halloween celebration! The fun runs from 11 AM to 5 PM. All event activities are...