Events

Friday, July 19

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...

Outdoor Girl (ages 12-16)

A unique overnight camp where girls can be their full-spirited selves. Sessions include Full Moon paddle, fire-starting, dutch oven cooking, fishing and...

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...

Waterloo Open

The Cedar Valley Jaycees’ Greater Waterloo Open Golf Classic is Iowa’s largest and oldest professional golf tournament. Established in 1933, the Waterloo...

2019 Iowa State Shoot - Iowa State Trapshooting Association

Over 1000 gun enthusiasts from 15 states and beyond will compete for cash and prizes at the annual Iowa State Trap Shoot. They will be shooting for the...

Biotech Camp: Tools of the Trade Summer Camp

An immersive experience with the tools of biotechnology will provide campers an introduction to the techniques that are used in university, hospital, and...

Musical Theatre Summer Camp

For 5 and 6 year olds - Sing and Dance your way into musical theatre fun!

Musical Theatre Summer Camp

2 clases(7 - 10 year olds and 11 - 14 year olds) - Sing and Dance your way into musical theatre fun!

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: Making Magic with Mary Poppins

Mary Poppins taught children in times where life was much different than it is today. How different? Join us at the Grout Museum and learn firsthand! Learn...

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: Science of Racing

Visit the Grout Museum's Sulkies to Speedways exhibit and learn the science behind racing! Find out why horses are built for speed, from their shape to their...

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...

Autodadamatica

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

Travis Gingerich: Parables in Clay

The Hearst is pleased to present new and recent figural works in stoneware by Travis Gingerich. Ceramics lab technician and instructor at the Hearst Center,...

A Universe of Fun Finale Party

Because all good things must come to an end, join us as we say farewell to the 2019 Youth Summer Library Program. Channel your inner astronaut while sipping...

Sturgis Youth Theatre Presents "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs"

A Magic Mirror. An Evil Queen. A Beautiful Princess and Seven Outrageous Dwarfs will find their way to the stage this summer as the Sturgis Youth Theatre...

Summer Camp: Science Super Sleuths

A crime has been committed at the Imaginarium. As junior detectives, it's up to YOU to figure out the culprit. Find out about different types of forensic...

Kid's Summer Art Camp

Kid's Summer Art Camp is a week long, two and a half hour event for children ages 10 and up. Art projects this year include, mixed media, Batik, collage,...

BBQ'Loo & Blues Too!

18th Annual BBQ Rib competition cook-off. The Kansas City Barbeque Society has sanctioned this as a qualifying event. Additional features include a steak...

DIY Painted Galaxy T-shirts

Strut your stuff in your own out-of-this-world galaxy t-shirt! Registration required.

Live to 9

Cedar Falls Live to 9, presented by the Cedar Valley Jaycees and Cedar Basin Music Festival is an after-work summer concert series in downtown Cedar Falls,...

Magical Club Comedy Night & Live MUSIC

Magical Club Comedy & LIVE MUSIC for Adults $60 per Non-Member Couple $45 per Non-Member Individual person $400 Non-Members per table - 8 per table Laugh...

After-hours Nerf Wars & Pizza Party for Teens

Nerf Warriors unite! The library's first floor is your battlefield for this epic after-hours event! Pizza and a beverage will be provided. Equipment provided...

Beauty and the Beast

Disney's classic story of Belle and the Beast, a young prince trapped under the spell of an enchantress. If the Beast does not learn his lesson soon, he...

Sturgis Youth Theatre Presents "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs"

A Magic Mirror. An Evil Queen. A Beautiful Princess and Seven Outrageous Dwarfs will find their way to the stage this summer as the Sturgis Youth Theatre...

Cinema on the Cedar: The Greatest Showman

Enjoy a free outdoor movie by the river. Food and beverages available for purchase. Free admission.

Hardship, In Search of Solace, and more!

Hardship is coming back to Spicoli’s along with In Search Of Solace, RIG TIME, Romeo Tried, and Anger Incarnate! Doors at 7pm, show at 8pm $8 adv / $10 dos

Octopus Latin Night

Dance the night away with DJ Shaky!

Friday, July 19