Events

Wednesday, June 26

Camp Musicmania

Camp Musicmania will focus on Orff activities (grades 1-4), and the camp musical (grades 5-9). All campers will be involved in music and movement activities,...

Cultural Impressions: Identities Molded in Clay

Ceramics have fulfilled a variety of needs throughout human history. From simple cooking implements to creative expressions of identity, clay has played an...

Student Art Show Awards Exhibition

Award winning pieces from Hawkeye's 20th Annual Student Art Show will be dislayed at the Hawkeye Community College Van G Miller Adult Learning Center Art...

W.O.W Rides - Wednesday on Wheels

Wednesday's On Wheels rides will leave from 4th and Main downtown. There are always two routes: long & short. There is a sweeper with every ride so that...

TRF Fitness Classes

Take part in full body circuits on Mondays, and CoreX on Wednesdays! Both held at The Runners Flat

Hunger Games Camp (ages 10-15)

Congratulations! You have been selected to compete against other tributes for your life! You will be trained in a variety of skills and educated in the ways...

Intermediate Robotics

Prerequisites: Must have completed the UNI Introduction to Robotics camp in a previous year or have served on an FLL team for at least one year. No...

Breakfast Buddies Camp

Would you like your kids to make their own breakfast safely? In this class, school-aged children will join Dietitian Beth to make applewiches, omelet bites,...

Panther Park for Girls Only Summer Camp

Don your paleontologist hat and dive into an immersive experience with dinosaurs. You will learn about 3D design and 3D printing plastic and sand. Tour the...

Sulkies to Speedways: A Need for Speed in the Cedar Valley

Explore some of the most popular examples of speed in the Cedar Valley over the past 125 years: Tunis Speedway greats like Bob Hilmer, Merlin Benning and...

Summer Camp: Museum Master Class

There's so much more to a museum exhibit than meets the eye. Join GMD staff and get to learn the ins and outs of how exhibits are made. Campers will select...

Temperance & Turmoil: The Story of Prohibition and the Great Depression in Iowa

Rural Iowa felt the impact of financial instability in the 1920s long before bank runs became common. By the early 1930s the focus was on struggling farm...

Weekly Wonders: Honoring the USS Iowa

‚ÄčIn celebration of the USS Iowa expansion in our permanent exhibit, visit the Sullivan Brothers Iowa Veterans Museum and discover what life is like in the...

Whose Land Is This? Native American, European and American Perspectives

The Grout Museum of History & Science is the venue for the inaugural display of a traveling exhibit on the contact between Native Americans, European...

Autodadamatica

Autodadamatica features 85 sketchbooks on display that represent 6 years (2012-present) of conceptual Dada and a multitude of surrealist studies that inform...

Collaborations: First Fifty 2019

This exhibition includes the first fifty collaborative ready-to-hang artists that arrived at the Hearst Center on May 15. View the variety of work created by...

STEM Activities by Americorps

Enjoy STEM-based activities. Suggested participants age: 2nd-4th grade. This event is part of our Youth Summer Library Program! The 2019 Youth Summer...

Storytime with Mayor Hart, Waterloo

Join us for Storytime with Mayor Hart of Waterloo as he reads stories in the children's garden. Free trolley rides will be offered after the story is read...

Got Theatre?

For 7 - 10 year olds - Explore the world of imagination and creativity with theatre games and improv-based exercises. Unleash the power of creative drama!

Teen Escape Room - "Face Your Fears"

To escape from this challenge you'll have to face your fears, Solving the clues in the allotted time will result in cheers! So assemble your team of up to...

Summer Camp: Cooking Up Science

Join the GMD scientists and cook up some tasty science at the District's historic Snowden House! Why is it so important to use proper measurements? How does...

Kid's Open Painting Studio

Select any of our paintings or create one of your own during our Kid's Kid's Painting Studio throughout on all but two Wednesdays during the summer months....

GKids Kid Flicks

Join us for a showing of the winning short films from the New York International Children's Film Festival. For all ages. In the youth department storytime...

Teen D & D

Dungeons & Dragons for teens! Role-playing and dice trowing and everything else. For teens in grade 7-12 and ages 12-18. Registration with the YA Librarian...

Trail Sisters

Women's soft trail run leaving from different trails announced each week on Facebook. Contact: Wendy Foote or Jess Cruz

CVAST - Summit Summer Rides

Co-ed soft trail bike ride leaving from Mulligans and picking up riders at Pfeiffer Springs Park. This is a no drop ride through George Wyth State Park....

Waterloo Theme Parks

Join WPL Reference Librarian Tim Kuhlmann for a fascinating glimpse at Waterloo Theme Parks from the first-half of the 20th Century. Tim will share rare...

Deja Blue Blues Jam

Another night of Blues and brews in the Cedar Valley! Jammers bring your instruments and dive on in! Soak up the good vibes, along with excellent food and...

Step-by-Step Painting Event

Follow step-by-step instructions to complete the selected painting of the evening. Check out our website calendar for specific paintings. All painting...

Wednesday, June 26