Upcoming Events

Jan Vančura & Plavci in Concert @ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
Apr 30 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Jan Vančura & Plavci in Concert @ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
2:00 pm
Join us for a fun afternoon of music with The Rangers! Now called Plavci, this legendary Czech band was created in 1964 and co-founded the modern country and folk music scene in the Czech Republic.[...]
Vintage Records: Recorded Sound in the Czech Lands @ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
May 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Vintage Records: Recorded Sound in the Czech Lands @ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
3:00 pm
Join us in the Skala Bartizal Library for an afternoon of Czech music history with a special guest speaker and some vintage records! This program is free and open to the public. Filip Šír, Digitization[...]
Bobbin Lace Making Demonstration @ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
May 10 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Bobbin Lace Making Demonstration @ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
11:00 am
See members of the Doris Southard Lace Guild demonstrate this beautiful craft. Demonstrations take place at the museum each month on the second Wednesday in Rozek Grand Hall.
16th Annual Taste of Czech & Slovak @ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
May 19 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
16th Annual Taste of Czech & Slovak @ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
5:00 pm
16th Annual Taste of Czech & Slovak May 19 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Free – $15 The Guild of the National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library is hosting the 16th Annual Taste of[...]
Miss Czech Slovak Iowa @ The Kosek Bandstand
May 20 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm
Miss Czech Slovak Iowa @ The Kosek Bandstand | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
10:00 am
Miss Czech Slovak Iowa participates in The Houby Day Parade at 10:00AM on May 20th, 2017.  Kroj modeling will take place from 1:00-3:30pm with a talent show including the newly crowned Miss Czech Slovak Iowa! Also, during[...]
Bobbin Lace Making Demonstration @ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
Jun 14 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Bobbin Lace Making Demonstration @ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
11:00 am
See members of the Doris Southard Lace Guild demonstrate this beautiful craft. Demonstrations take place at the museum each month on the second Wednesday in Rozek Grand Hall.
Jun 16 – Jun 17 all-day
Juneteenth
12:00 am
Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration of the end of slavery in America. After the Emancipation Proclamation was issued on January 1, 1863, owners in many isolated areas kept word from their slaves so that[...]
Jun 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Falcons, Freedom, and Backflips – A Guided Tour of ‘Twists and Turns: The Story of Sokol’ @ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
1:00 pm
What is Sokol? Why was it once banned by the Communists? Which athlete in Twists and Turns: The Story of Sokol has the most dashing moustache? Join us for an interactive tour of this new[...]