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Upcoming Events

Sep
01 to 30
(All day) | Lobby
Adults Children General Teens
Thousands of individuals in Eastern Iowa are in need of a warm winter coat. To serve this need, KCRG-TV9 volunteers and our Show You Care sponsors work to collect and distribute new and gently used coats each fall. Coats in sizes infant through adult are donated at locations throughout Eastern Iowa, collected and cleaned by Citywide Cleaners in Cedar Rapids, and are then distributed to the children who need them by area family service organizations and volunteers. Through our 25 years of collecting and distributing Coats For Kids, many more kids will stay warm each winter as a result of the... Continue Reading
Sep to Oct
05 to 31
(All day) | Friends Book Store and Fall Book Sale
Adults General
The Friends are selling 2018 Book Lover's calendars! The calendars are for sale in the bookstore and will also be available for sale at the fall book sale September 29-October 1. Each calendar is just $10.00: a different book is featured for every day of the year. The calendars make great gifts for all the book lovers on your Holiday gift list! (Don’t forget to get one for yourself.)
Sep
22
10:00 AM to 10:20 AM | Meeting Rooms A & B
Children General
This interactive story time is geared for ages 18 months to 3 years (little ones and big kids can come too but the materials used will be for the toddler age group!) Each session last 20 minutes and includes stories, songs, rhymes and other fun activities!
Sep
22
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM | Meeting Room A
General Teens
Ever wanted to make your own ice cream? What about programming a robot or designing a bridge? Maybe you’d like to try origami, watercolor painting, or making your own beads out of magazines? Every Friday, we’ve got a new Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, or Math-related activity just for teens!
Sep
23
9:30 AM to 11:30 AM | Lobby
Adults General Teens
  Each Saturday morning, at least on City Council member spends some time in the library's lobby, ready to chat with you about City issues and questions. Please stop by and share your thoughts and opinions! 
Sep
25
9:30 AM to 11:00 AM | Katz Parking Lot, Across from the Library
Adults Children General Teens
Watch for the Hy-Vee Healthy You Mobile Clinic in our parking lot and stay healthy this flu season. Your flu shot is free with most insurance companies (including Medicare and Medicaid), and $30 without insurance; be sure to bring your insurance card. 
Sep
25
10:00 AM | Meeting Room B
Adults General
Come attend a Medicare Educational Workshop where you can ask questions and learn about Medicare options.
Sep
25
3:30 PM to 5:30 PM | Meeting Room B
General Teens
Whether you've never played before or have conquered many campaigns, roleplay games are fun, immersive experiences that explore narratives, build teamwork, and even improve math skills. Come to the library Mondays from 3:30-5:30 to find out what Pathfinder's all about. We meet in Meeting Room B! Want to join or even DM a roleplay group? Fill out this online form and Rachel will send you more information!

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