Jan
29
Wed
CR Chess Club @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Jan 29 @ 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
Jan 29 @ 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!

Jan
31
Fri
English Class for Foreign Born Adults @ Coralville Public Library
Jan 31 @ 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 @Hiawatha Public Library: Look, No Hands! @ Hiawatha Public Library
Jan 31 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
French artist Auguste Renoir had terrible arthritis later in his life, but that didn’t stop him from creating art. Try painting in a surprising way today, just like he did!

No registration necessary. For questions contact 319-366-7503 or ethomas@crma.org.
Feb
1
Sat
Game Day for Adults & Teens @ Coralville Public Library
Feb 1 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Cabin fever? Join us for a Game Day for Adults & Teens at the Library.  Stay the day, or drop in for an hour of gaming.  Play a game from Mindbridge’s Game Library, we’ll have different games each Game Day, or bring your own.  All are welcome!

Game Days will be held in the lower level meeting rooms the first Saturday of January, February, and March.

Black History Month Kick Off! @ Cedar Rapids Downtown Library
Feb 1 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm

February is Black History Month. We’ll look through the lenses of history, literature, music and art to both remember and celebrate Black History and achievement.

We’ll look to celebrated (and less well-known) historical figures as well as local treasures. Children’s Stories, musical acts, speakers, crafts and more!

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

Orchestra Iowa’s Young Patrons Classy Hour @ Opus Concert Cafe
Feb 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

You’re invited to join Young Patrons of Orchestra Iowa before Orchestra Iowa’s Masterworks concert, Beethoven 250, at 6:00pm on Saturday, February 1st.

Enjoy complimentary wine and light hors d’oeuvres as we celebrate the 250th birthday of Ludwig van Beethoven!

This event welcomes audiences ages 22-45.

The event is free to attend, but a concert ticket is required for entry.

Buy one ticket to Beethoven 250, get your second ticket free when you use code YPBOGO at checkout.

Image may contain: possible text that says 'YP JOIN US FOR Classy Hour'

Feb
3
Mon
Open Gaming @ Ladd Library
Feb 3 @ 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
4
Tue
Community Writing Center @ Coralville Public Library
Feb 4 @ 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
5
Wed
English Class for Foreign Born Adults @ Coralville Public Library
Feb 5 @ 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