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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,[...]
Formed in Fire: The Joyce Anderson Glass Collection @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library
Oct 23 2020 – Apr 11 2021 all-day
Formed in Fire: The Joyce Anderson Glass Collection @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library
12:00 am
Joyce Anderson has been collecting fine Czech pieces for a lifetime, and the NCSML is the fortunate recipient of many stunning examples of glass and porcelain. The exhibit will feature exquisite Moser vases, enameled oak[...]
Stitching History From the Holocaust @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library
Nov 21 2020 – Mar 21 2021 all-day
Stitching History From the Holocaust @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library
12:00 am
Stitching History From the Holocaust uses the narrative of one couple to explore the Holocaust by bringing to life the innovative dress designs of Hedy Strnad. Hedy and her husband Paul originally sent these designs to[...]
Jan 27 @ 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[...]
Jan 27 @ 3:00 pm
Percussive Maintenance 2021 Release @ Lion Bridge Brewing Co
3:00 pm
This is the finale of Barrel Aged January 2021! Percussive Maintenance (Barrel-Aged Macaroon Stout, 11%) – Put in barrels back when the world was simpler place. Aged for 10 months then blended with a heavy[...]
Monthly CSPS Hall Volunteer Orientation
6:00 pm
VOLUNTEER We hold a monthly volunteer meet-up and orientation; typically on the last Wednesday of each month at 6pm. Please check our event calendar for details! How to volunteer at CSPS Hall: There are a[...]
Member Master Class: Thirty Years of Velvet @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library
Jan 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Member Master Class: Thirty Years of Velvet @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library
12:00 pm
A Virtual Lecture Series with Professor David Chroust, PhD. Professor David Chroust, PhD presents Thirty Years of Velvet: The Literature in English on Revolution and Transition in the Czech Republic since 1989. The 1989 Velvet Revolution[...]
Jan 29 @ 6:00 pm
Friday Class: Italian Comfort Food @ NewBo City Market
6:00 pm
Comfort foods are what we all long for on cold, wintry days. Join instructor Julie Parisi as she leads the class through three classic Italian dishes sure to bring comfort to your belly and soul.[...]
Out the Box - "Down In the Holler" @ Online
8:00 pm
A new reading series of fresh contemporary plays, presented live and to a limited audience. Produced by Mirrorbox Theatre. Friday, January 29th, join us for “Down In the Holler” by Val Dunn. Directed by Lexy[...]
Saturday Class: Piranha Plant Painting with Eichenpaint @ NewBo City Market
9:00 am
We’ll be making the original work, PIRANHA PLANT, on a 12”x12” canvas. All materials will be provided by the Instructor. This is a great event to have fun, try something new and create rad art[...]
Jan 30 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Good Thymes Market: CSA Preview @ NewBo City Market
10:00 am
Come take a peek at what our wonderful local farmers have planned for the upcoming CSA season! To become a guest vendor contact Abby at abby@newbocitymarket.org Face coverings are required within the Market and all[...]
Winter “Chilly” Bowls Workshop AM @ iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio
Jan 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Winter “Chilly” Bowls Workshop AM @ iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio
10:30 am
Brrrr it’s cold outside! In this workshop we will hand build a bowl that is perfect for your favorite frozen winter treat, or a warm bowl of chilli. You can then decorate it with a[...]
Winter “Chilly” Bowls Workshop PM @ iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio
Jan 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Winter “Chilly” Bowls Workshop PM @ iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio
12:00 pm
Brrrr it’s cold outside! In this workshop we will hand build a bowl that is perfect for your favorite frozen winter treat, or a warm bowl of chilli. You can then decorate it with a[...]
African American Museum of Iowa presents: The Wonders of Buxton, Iowa @ Online
1:00 pm
The City’s Office of Equity and Human Rights has partnered with the African American Museum of Iowa to host a free virtual presentation on the history of Buxton, Iowa, an early 20th century town where[...]
Feb 3 @ 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[...]
Feb 3 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
Open 4 Business District Competition @ Online
8:30 am
This Local Pitch Competition is a preliminary for the State Open 4 Business program created by Main Street Iowa. District businesses will present their business expansion concepts and be scored by local volunteer judges. The[...]
Heritage Spotlight Lecture Series @ African American Museum of Iowa
Feb 4 @ 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[...]
First Firkin Friday- February @ Lion Bridge Brewing Co
Feb 5 @ 3:00 pm
First Firkin Friday- February @ Lion Bridge Brewing Co
3:00 pm
Our February Firkin for First Firkin Friday is a Chocolate Cherry Olde 17. Tapping is at 3pm.
Feb 5 @ 6:00 pm
Friday Class: Crêpes, waffles, and beignets @ NewBo City Market
6:00 pm
French pastry expert Sandrine will guide you through how to make delicious French crêpes, Belgian waffles, and beignets! This will be held in the Kirkwood Culinary Kitchen, within the NewBo City Market. In-person class size[...]
Free First Saturday for Students @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library
Feb 6 @ 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[...]
Feb 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Black-Owned Business Market at NewBo City Market! @ NewBo City Market
10:00 am
Here we go again! NewBo City Market is proud to be working with the Multicultural Small Business Institute to plan this Black-Owned Business Holiday guest vendor market at the NewBo City Market. These events have[...]
Wheel Try It Saturday @ iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio
Feb 6 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Wheel Try It Saturday @ iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio
10:30 am
This is a 2.5 hour wheel throwing workshop. In this class, we will assist you in learning how to center the clay on the wheel and how to create cups and bowls, with in-depth demonstrations.[...]
Feb 10 @ 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[...]
Queen’s Night 2021! @ NewBo City Market
Feb 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Queen's Night 2021! @ NewBo City Market
6:00 pm
Join us at NewBo City Market on Thursday, February 11th for Queen’s Night! Your ticket will include a drink at NewBo Beer and Wine, a truffle from Lori Ann’s Candies and admission to a performance[...]
Love Your Local Shop Hop @ Czech Village & New Bohemia
Feb 12 – Feb 14 all-day
Love Your Local Shop Hop @ Czech Village & New Bohemia
12:00 am
Back by popular demand! This self-guided shop hop of Czech Village and New Bohemia businesses is planned for Valentine’s Weekend. Start at any participating business to pick up your bracelet. As you stop by each[...]
Feb 12 @ 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[...]
Friday Night Out: On the Wheel @ iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio
Feb 12 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Friday Night Out: On the Wheel @ iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio
6:30 pm
​Friday Night Out! Our popular monthly series for six years running! Come in after a long work week and be creative. BYOB. This workshop is for ages 21 and over only. This is a 2.5[...]
Who Was? – A Story Time For Children @ African American Museum of Iowa
Feb 13 @ 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[...]
Glass Snowflake Suncatcher Workshop AM @ iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio
Feb 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glass Snowflake Suncatcher Workshop AM @ iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio
10:30 am
Date: Saturday, February 13th Time: 10:30–11:30 AM Cost: $22.00 person Two snowflakes are never the same! In this workshop, you will make a glass snowflake in this class using warm glass techniques. Register *Please note[...]