University of Iowa Study

The Grammar Acquisition Lab at the University of Iowa is conducting a study for children preschool & Kindergarten.  The U of I is studying the effects of teaching children to use complex sentences during science lessons. Click on the flyer for details about this study.


City of Cedar Rapids to Hold Public Meetings about Roundabout Near Point

The City of Cedar Rapids will be sharing information on December 5 & 6 about improvements including at the intersection of Kirkwood Blvd and the district’s south access road at Prairie Point.  The improvements at the intersection include a roundabout and sidewalk additions. Click on flyer below for details.


Best Buddies Night at Orange Leaf

The Prairie High School Best Buddies program is offering”Best Buddies Night at Orange Leaf” Thursday, December 1.  Come out and support the Best Buddies program. Click on the flyer for details.



The Iowa Children’s Museum – Winter Break Camps

The Iowa Children’s Museum is offering a variety of camps for students in grades K-5th during winter break. Wearable Art, Sculpture Spectacular, Airplane Adventures are some of the camps being offered. Click on the flyer below to sign up.


Summit Schools Learning Extensions

Summit Schools is offering a Learning Extensions Camp (aka in-service day camp) on Friday, November 11. The theme is “America and the Arts.” Our community partners include Theatre Cedar Rapids, the Artisan’s Sanctuary, and Potter’s Obsession. This fun and educational event is open to students grades K-6.  Click on the flyer for more information.


Cedar Rapids Parks & Rec Winter Programs

The Cedar Rapids Parks and Recreation Department is offering a variety of Winter activities for students of all ages.  Click on the link below to learn about the variety of opportunities being offered.