Events

Saturday, June 29

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...

Breakfast Club

Group runs every Saturday morning! All abilities and ages are welcomed!

33rd Annual Sturgis Falls Ride

There will be 2 rides - 25 or 50 miles. You can register the day off the event.

Waterloo Urban Farmers Market

The Waterloo Urban Farmers Market is a family-friendly event hosted every Saturday in Downtown Waterloo (May - Octber). We have a uniqiue variety of vendors...

Cedar Falls Farmers Market

fresh vegetables, baked goods and crafts

44th Annual Sturgis Falls Celebration

Our city festival is held annually the last full weekend of June. With two stages, one in Overman Park and the other in Gateway Park, enjoy free, live...

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...

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

In this exhibit, discover how rural Iowa felt the impact of financial instability in the 1920s long before the bank runs became common. By the early 1930s...

Weekly Wonders: Honoring the USS Iowa

​In 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 Americans, Europeans 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...

The Blank Park Zoo Visits the Waterloo Public Library

The Blank Park Zoo is bringing some scaly, furry and feathered friends along for your child to see up close and personal. This event is part of our Youth...

Autodadamatica

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

2019 Waterloo Bucks Baseball Bash

10:30 am – Waterloo Columbus HS vs. Davenport North HS12:30 pm – Ankeny Christian Academy vs. Grundy Center HS2:30 pm - Consolation Game4:30 pm –...

The Blank Park Zoo Visits the Waterloo Public Library

The Blank Park Zoo is bringing some scaly, furry and feathered friends along for your child to see up close and personal. This event is part of our Youth...

Cedar Basin Music Festival

Enjoy over 40 hours of Jazz at this unique free festival within a festival. Bands from around the country perform live in Sturgis Park. SCHEDULE... Friday,...

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...

Step-by-Step Painting Event

Follow step-by-step instructions of the selected painting for the afternoon. Check our our website calendar for specific the specific painting. All painting...

Chaos for a Cause

Live music by Traci Von Krypt, Hack Sabbath, and GRAVE CORPS. All proceeds from admission, raffle, bake sale and Finnick’s Funds merch will benefit The Sing...

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...

Saturday, June 29