Events

Tuesday, August 6

Give a Hoot about Owls (ages 10-12)

Have an owlrageous time learning about Iowa’s nocturnal raptors! Campers will travel to Fontana Nature Center for a live owl program, dissect owl pellets,...

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 & 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...

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...

Wild Kratts Day Camps (ages 5-8)

Learn how different animals have adapted to survive in harsh environments, catch prey, or elude predators. We will use our creature power suit and creature...

Al-Anon Family Group: Morning Glory

Al-Anon Family Groups is a mutual support program for people whose lives have been affected by someone else's drinking. By sharing common experiences and...

Formal/Informal: Innovations in Portraiture

Formal/ Informal explores the definition of portraiture, comparing that formal term to the compositions created by photographers. During the 19th century,...

The Mask of Lincoln

The Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) has developed a special poster exhibition of the National Portrait Gallery exhibition, One...

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,...

6 Crucial Steps to Massive Results

Attend this 2 hour workshop and learn how to grow your business and your profits....for $49! ACTIONCOACH Business Coaching presents... 6 Steps to Massive...

Cedar Valley Farmers Market at Kimball Ridge

This is an outdoor farmers market held May through October, and has vendors that sell fresh fruits and vegetables, farm fresh eggs, meats, local honey and...

National Night Out

Bring the whole family for National Night Out! Enjoy activities including face painting, balloon artists, and get an up-close look at police and fire...

Class: Fountain Bead Sculptures

Join us for a special class making bead fountains to be placed in your garden. Bead fountains are made with glass beads and hold up well to the Iowa weather....

Spokes Women

Women's road ride with two rides: 13-15 mph average for 15-20 miles and a 15-17 mph average for 23-28 miles. During winter we move inside to Europa Cycle &...

Al-Anon Family Group: Friendship Group

Al-Anon Family Groups is a mutual support program for people whose lives have been affected by someone else's drinking. By sharing common experiences and...

Al-Anon Family Group: Holland AFG

Al-Anon Family Groups is a mutual support program for people whose lives have been affected by someone else's drinking. By sharing common experiences and...

August Ensembles

"August Ensembles" free concert series, sponsored by Friends of CF Band, are presented by small music groups in Overman Park every Tuesday in August. Bring...

August Ensembles: Metropolitan Brass

The Metropolitan Brass, led by Steve Tripolino, will perform Tuesday, August 6, 7:00 pm in Overman Park. This is the first of four programs offered in the...

Small Town Titans

Hard Rock trio Small Town Titans, known recently for their viral Hard Rock cover of the holiday classic “You’re a Mean One, Mr. Grinch”, as well as their...

Octopus Team Trivia

Lively and spirited team trivia happens every Tuesday at Octopus!

Al-Anon Family Group: Hope House

Al-Anon Family Groups is a mutual support program for people whose lives have been affected by someone else's drinking. By sharing common experiences and...

Tuesday, August 6