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Unwavering 21st Century Activism @ African American Museum of Iowa
Oct 20 2020 – Jul 31 2021 all-day
Unwavering 21st Century Activism @ African American Museum of Iowa
12:00 am
Explore contemporary social movements from Black Lives Matter to #MeToo and more in our newest exhibit. Unwavering: 21st Century Activism, will examine how these movements are entwined in the lives of African Americans throughout the country,[...]
Mt. Trashmore Challenge @ Mt. Trashmore Cedar Rapids
Apr 3 – Oct 17 all-day
Mt. Trashmore Challenge @ Mt. Trashmore Cedar Rapids
12:00 am
Strive to climb this unique local treasure 140 times—a distance equal to ascending Mount Everest! To sign up and for more information: https://trashmorechallenge.com/ For each milestone you make, you’ll get coupons or swag from local businesses.[...]
Dr. Z’s Experiment & Interstellar Cave Dwellar @ The Olympic South Side Theater, Cedar Rapids
Apr 17 @ 7:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Dr. Z's Experiment & Interstellar Cave Dwellar @ The Olympic South Side Theater, Cedar Rapids
7:00 pm
Get out of the house and enjoy some live music to start out our Spring and celebrate a year with LIVE MUSIC! Need Pizza will have slices available to purchase throughout the evening. FREE Tallboy[...]
Apr 21 @ 8:15 am
1 Million Cups Cedar Rapids @ NewBoCo
8:15 am
1 Million Cups Cedar Rapids (1MC) is a free weekly program to educate, engage and connect local entrepreneurs and community members.   Kauffman Labs for Enterprise Creation created 1 Million Cups (1MC) as a simple[...]
Needlepoint guild demonstrations @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library
Apr 21 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
1:00 pm
See members of the Blue Ribbon Chapter of the American Needlepoint Guild demonstrate their skills. Demonstrations take place at the museum each month on the third Wednesday in Rozek Grand Hall.
Thirsty Jam @ The Olympic South Side Theater, Cedar Rapids
Apr 22 @ 6:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Thirsty Jam @ The Olympic South Side Theater, Cedar Rapids
6:00 pm
Come enjoy your Thirsty Thursday at The Olympic sponsored by Big Grove Brewery! Grab a drink and listen to some tunes, or join in on the fun! Hosted every week by Evan Stock. Bar opens[...]
Virtual First Thursday Gallery Tour Max Haugh-Ewald @ iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio
Apr 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Virtual First Thursday Gallery Tour Max Haugh-Ewald @ iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio
6:00 pm
Come in to check out work in our Chadima gallery by Resident Artist Max Haugh-Ewald Show Title: Seclude Exhibition Dates: April 6th – April 22nd Closing Gallery Talk: Max will host a closing gallery talk[...]
Apr 23 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Open Coffee - New Bohemia @ NewBo City Market
8:00 am
NewBo Open Coffee meets on the 2nd and 4th Friday every month. No agenda, just good coffee and an engaging conversation. It’s designed to be a community conversation open to everyone. The topics of discussion[...]
Apr 23 @ 6:00 pm
Friday Class: "Tulip-Git to Quit" Painting @ NewBo City Market
6:00 pm
“We’ll be painting “Tulip-Git to Quit”, on a 12”x16” canvas. All materials will be provided by the Instructor. Enjoy some art therapy! This is a great event to have fun, try something new and create[...]
#NotJustFebruary $1 Days @ African American Museum of Iowa
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
#NotJustFebruary $1 Days @ African American Museum of Iowa
10:00 am
Join us every 4th Saturday of the month in 2021 for $1 admission on our #NotJustFebruary $1 days. Members and children under 5 years old are free.
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Dance Club Cardio at NewBo City Market! @ NewBo City Market
10:00 am
Join licensed fitness instructors Alicia and Amanda P for an IN-PERSON donation-based socially-distant Dance Club Cardio class outside on the Bankers Trust Stage Saturday, April 24th at 10am! This class burns over 700 calories by[...]
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Garden Party Market: Guest Vendors at NewBo City Market @ NewBo City Market
10:00 am
Spring has sprung! It’s time to beautify your outdoor space with unique and local garden items! In addition to NewBo City Market’s regular vendors, local guest vendors will also be selling their specialty goods at[...]
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Independent Bookstore Day @ Next Page Books
10:00 am
Independent Bookstore Day is Saturday, April 24 and Next Page Books will be joining hundreds of other indies across the country to celebrate. They will have a number of exclusive items and themed gift baskets[...]
Glass Garden Stakes Workshop AM @ iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio
Apr 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glass Garden Stakes Workshop AM @ iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio
10:30 am
Using geometric glass shapes, create a unique 2×8” glass garden stake to decorate your garden this summer. Date: Saturday April 24th, 2021 Time: 10:30–11:30 AM Cost: $24.00/person Register *Please note that due to covid restrictions,[...]
Glass Garden Stakes Workshop PM @ iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio
Apr 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Glass Garden Stakes Workshop PM @ iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio
12:00 pm
Using geometric glass shapes, create a unique 2×8” glass garden stake to decorate your garden this summer. Date: Saturday April 24th, 2021 Time: 12-1PM Cost: $24.00/person Register *Please note that due to covid restrictions, only[...]
Apr 28 @ 8:15 am
1 Million Cups Cedar Rapids @ NewBoCo
8:15 am
1 Million Cups Cedar Rapids (1MC) is a free weekly program to educate, engage and connect local entrepreneurs and community members.   Kauffman Labs for Enterprise Creation created 1 Million Cups (1MC) as a simple[...]
Apr 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Next Page Book & Social Club @ Next Page Books
6:30 pm
We’re pleased to announce The Midnight Library by Matt Haig is our Next Page Book & Social Club selection for April. We will meet at 6:30pm on Wednesday, April 21 here in the bookstore provided[...]
Thirsty Jam @ The Olympic South Side Theater, Cedar Rapids
Apr 29 @ 6:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Thirsty Jam @ The Olympic South Side Theater, Cedar Rapids
6:00 pm
Come enjoy your Thirsty Thursday at The Olympic sponsored by Big Grove Brewery! Grab a drink and listen to some tunes, or join in on the fun! Hosted every week by Evan Stock. Bar opens[...]
May 1 – Nov 16 all-day
Mt. Trashmore Challenge @ Mt. Trashmore
12:00 am
Take the 2020 Mount Trashmore Challenge: Get in shape, have fun and check out one of Cedar Rapids’ newest destinations! Celebrate the beauty of the view from the top with friends, while supporting a local[...]
Free First Saturday for Students @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library
May 1 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Free First Saturday for Students @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library
9:30 am
Students of all ages (preschool through college) are invited to visit the NCSML’s exhibits for free on the first Saturday of each month. College students must bring a current school ID card.Cost: Free with student[...]
May 4 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Food Truck Tuesdays at NewBo City Market! @ NewBo City Market
11:00 am
The Market will host Food Truck Tuesday every Tuesday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., beginning May 5, in the Market’s yard and parking lot. A variety of food truck vendors will set up at[...]
CRAAR + Habitat Trivia Fundraiser @ The Olympic South Side Theater, Cedar Rapids
May 4 @ 4:00 pm
CRAAR + Habitat Trivia Fundraiser @ The Olympic South Side Theater, Cedar Rapids
4:00 pm
The Cedar Rapids Area Association of Realtors is hosting a trivia fundraiser for Cedar Valley Habitat for Humanity! On Tuesday, May 4 you can stay home and play on Zoom, or come out in person[...]
May 5 @ 8:15 am
1 Million Cups Cedar Rapids @ NewBoCo
8:15 am
1 Million Cups Cedar Rapids (1MC) is a free weekly program to educate, engage and connect local entrepreneurs and community members.   Kauffman Labs for Enterprise Creation created 1 Million Cups (1MC) as a simple[...]
Thirsty Jam @ The Olympic South Side Theater, Cedar Rapids
May 6 @ 6:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Thirsty Jam @ The Olympic South Side Theater, Cedar Rapids
6:00 pm
Come enjoy your Thirsty Thursday at The Olympic sponsored by Big Grove Brewery! Grab a drink and listen to some tunes, or join in on the fun! Hosted every week by Evan Stock. Bar opens[...]
Heritage Spotlight Lecture Series @ African American Museum of Iowa
May 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Heritage Spotlight Lecture Series @ African American Museum of Iowa
7:00 pm
Join the African American Museum of Iowa for this monthly lecture series led by our Education Department! Each month, we will explore a different topic related to Black history and culture. Offerings will take place[...]
Boutique Bash | An Olympic Fashion Show @ The Olympic South Side Theater, Cedar Rapids
May 7 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Boutique Bash | An Olympic Fashion Show @ The Olympic South Side Theater, Cedar Rapids
4:30 pm
Who’s ready for a girls night out filled with yummy cocktails, shopping from the best little shops Cedar Rapids has to offer, and a bit of entertainment in the form of a FASHION SHOW?! The[...]
May 7 @ 6:00 pm
Friday Class: Date Night Mexican Taqueria @ NewBo City Market
6:00 pm
Experienced chef Eta Burken will lead this date night class, where she will teach you and your date how to create taco fillings from the classic tacos el pastor to chicken verde, a vegetarian option[...]
May 8 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Latinx-Owned Business Market at NewBo City Market! @ NewBo City Market
10:00 am
NewBo City Market is proud to be hosting its first Latinx-Owned business guest vendor market! This event has been in the works for months and we can’t wait to showcase these incredible small businesses and[...]
Who Was? – A Story Time For Children @ African American Museum of Iowa
May 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Who Was? - A Story Time For Children @ African American Museum of Iowa
10:00 am
Join the African American Museum of Iowa for this monthly story time! Each month, we will explore the story of a different African American or group of African Americans and their achievements. Offerings will take[...]
Garden Gnome Workshop AM @ iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio
May 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Garden Gnome Workshop AM @ iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio
10:30 am
Garden Gnome– Create a fun gnome and personalize it for your home and garden.  This is always a fun class and full creative ideas! Date: Saturday May 8th, 2021 Time: 10:30–11:30 AM Cost: $18/person Register[...]