Wednesday, October 01, 2014

Local Events
 

COMMUNITY EVENTS

Minimize
Old-Fashioned Fall Fun at Ushers Ferry for Both “Sunset Pumpkins” and “Night Owls” Cedar Rapids Parks & Recreation invites families to Ushers Ferry for some good old-fashioned fall fun including hayrack rides, drinking hot cocoa around a bonfire, and making crafts. Harvest Hayrack Nights will take place September 10, September 24, October 8 and October 22. New this year, an earlier program called “Sunset Pumpkins” will be offered from 5:00-6:30 p.m. for families with young children who have...
 Who:           Troop 250 Chartered by St. Mark’s United Methodist Church, Iowa City   What:         Hamburger Supper   When:         Thursday, October 2nd, 2014, 4:45pm-7:00pm   Where:       St. Mark’s United Methodist Church 2675 E Washington St, Iowa City, IA   Why:  ...

The Amana Colonies are again preparing to celebrate Oktoberfest. Our Oktoberfest celebration this year is October 3, 4 and 5.

We are planning the annual parade and look forward to your participation. The parade line-up will begin at the Woolen Mill parking lot at 9 a.m. on Saturday, October 4. The parade starts at 10 a.m.

Come, share the light at the Shueyville United Methodist Church (1195 Steeple Lane NE, Swisher. One mile east of I-380 Swisher/Shueyville exit #10.) Stores open 8 a.m to noon Continental Breakfast: serving from 8-9 a.m. with homemade cinnamon rolls!  Silent Auctions: 9 a.m., 10:30a.m., & noon  Live Auction!: 1:00 p.m. Auctioneer: Todd Smith  Country Style Lunch: serving from 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Homemade chicken noodle soup, sandwiches, salads,...

Come help support the Lakeview PTO! Shopping, raffle give aways and always great visits. Stop by the Lakeview Elementary School off Racine Avenue in Solon, this Saturday, October 4 from 9 am – 1 pm. Lots of vendors to visit and shop from, get your Christmas shopping started with some great bargains and help support a great cause.  

Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:""; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0i...
The Mount Vernon-Lisbon Community Development Group (CDG), a Main Street Iowa organization, will host the 8th Annual Mount Vernon-Lisbon Chili Cook-off Saturday, Oct. 4, from 4 to 7 p.m., in Uptown Mount Vernon. The chili cook-off contest is open to the public. The event features more than 20 four-person teams vying for a total of $500 in cash prizes. The cooking will take place from noon to 4 p.m., with the public invited to the tasting portion of the event from 4 to 7 p.m. Sample chili cups a...
Metro Mix Chorus presents: "Magic Tonight" A magical musical performance by the Award Winning Metro Mix Chorus- A Cappella harmony at its best! With special guests, “SwitchBack ”, the premier men’ s quartet in Iowa! Date: Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014 Time: 7:30 p.m. Venue: Coralville Center for Performing Arts (1301 5th St. Coralville, IA) Ticket prices: $20 (general admission) & $10 for children ages ten and under Order tickets from CCPA box office or from a Metro Mix Chorus member. Vis...
Cedar Rapids Parks & Recreation invites fathers and their daughters to a tea at Ushers Ferry on Sunday, October 5 from 2:00-3:00 p.m. This special afternoon includes story sharing, parlor games and delicious goodies. The fee is $13/person for residents and $14/person for non-residents. Pre-registration is required for program #214704-01. Call the Cedar Rapids Parks & Recreation Department, (319) 286-5731, or go to www.crrec.org for more information or to register.
The Salvation Army in Cedar Rapids is hosting a Local Craft & Rummage Sale on Saturday, October 11th from 9:00am – 3:00pm.  Currently registrations are being taken for vendors.  The cost is $20 for the first table, and $10 for each additional table.  Suggested items include: woodwork, hats, scarves, quilts, painting, stationary, pottery, home decor, jewelry, seasonal crafts, floral items and more. Registration and payment can be turned in to The Salvation Army located at 1000 ...

St. Patrick Catholic Church, Anamosa is hosting its Annual Fall Festival at the Lawrence Community Center, 600 Main St. Anamosa, IA on Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014. A roast beef & ham dinner with sides, salads and dessert will be served from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Adult tickets are $10; children ages 5-10 are $6. Pre-school (4 & under) are FREE. Advance tickets can be purchased at the parish office.

Families are invited to Brucemore for an afternoon of autumn-themed activities, crafts, and snacks to celebrate the season during Fall Family Day on Sunday, October 12 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Highlights include: ·         Exploring the estate’s historic 26 acres during a nature scavenger hunt offered at 1:15 and 2:15 p.m. ·         Creating a scarecrow to be included in Brucemore’s Scarecrow Invasion. One scarecrow ...
Time again for the Cedar Rapids/Marion CROP Hunger Walk. This year it will take place on Sunday, Oct. 12th. At the Marion Parks Trail, starting from Thomas Park. Registration begins @ 1PM and the 5 kilometer walk start @ 1:30PM. 25% of the funds collected will be divided among three local agencies that feed the hungry, Churches of Marion Pantry, Linn Community Food Bank and Greene Square Meals. The rest of the money supports the work of Church World Service or other relief agencies designated by...
The MAC Xtreme Member Appreciation Party is open to the entire community! It will be on Oct. 16th from 4-8 p.m. at The MAC Xtreme (off 1st ave behind Carlos O' Kellys). There will be free food, drink and a business and health expo that local businesses will participate in!
Experience 80’s inspired zombies in Downtown Cedar Rapids on Saturday, October 18!  The 2nd Annual Zombie Prom Fundraiser, hosted by Metro North Rotary, features an 80’s theme and will be held at New Bo City Market at 1100 3rd St SE on Saturday, October 18 from 8pm – 12Midnight.  Presenting sponsor is Cellsite Solutions, LLC. Proceeds raised will be donated to assist with classroom renovations and programs that directly benefit students at Cedar Rapids Metro High School, the Cedar Rap...
PACKET PICK-UP Saturday, October 19th, 9 am - 5 pm Sunday, October 20th, 6:30 - 7:45 am   Registration for ALL RACES closes at 7:45 am. Robert A. Lee Recreation Center Lower Level 220 S. Gilbert St. Iowa City   SAME DAY REGISTRATION Sunday, October 20th, 6:30 am - 7:45 am Robert A. Lee Recreation Center Lower Level 220 S. Gilbert St. Iowa City   RACE START TIMES Sunday, October 20th, 2013 8 am: Half-mile Fun Run 8:15 am: One mile Run/Walk 9:00 am: 5K Run/Walk 10K Run/Wal...
The Prairie High School Dance Team is hosting their 15th annual Stack the Stands regional dance team competition on Saturday, October 25th from 8:00 am-9:00 pm at Prairie High School on 76th Street SW, Cedar Rapids. The competition draws over 700 dancers from all over the state!There will also be food for purchase, vendors selling really cool products all day long and even a photo booth! It’s going to be a really fun event! Stop out, shop, mingle and watch some great area talent! Admission is $7...
No Events were found...sorry!
Copyright (c) 2012 KZIA, Inc. All rights reserved.